Match statistics

SpainNetherlands

Goals scored3
 
0
Attempts on target5
 
4
Attempts off target4
 
4
Corners2
 
6
Fouls committed9
 
19
Yellow cards2
 
2
Red Cards0
 
0

Standings

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    A classy, clinical Spain side eased past the Netherlands here to take pole position in the section and set up a last four meeting with Norway. The Dutch had their chances but profligacy - or rather, the reflexes of David De Gea - proved their undoing.
  • 90+3
    Depay (Netherlands) takes the corner.
  • Yellow Card
    90+2
    Morata (Spain) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 90+2
    Morata (Spain) is penalised for a foul on Van Der Hoorn (Netherlands).
  • Goal
    90+1
    Vázquez (Spain) scores!
    The simplest of tap-ins at the back post for substitute Álvaro Vázquez after a neat cross-goal pass. Not for the first time today, Spain punish Netherlands' profligacy emphatically.
  • Yellow Card
    90
    Fer (Netherlands) is shown a yellow card.
  • 90
    Fer (Netherlands) is penalised for a foul on Muniain (Spain).
  • 90
    (Netherlands) misses the target.
    Following up with the keeper prone, Florian Jozefzoon hits the rebound into the ground, and the ball bounces up and off the bar. Remarkable scenes.
  • 89
    De Gea (Spain) makes a save.
    David de Gea dives to his right and gets a strong palm on a fierce shot by Adam Maher, but can only knock the ball into the danger zone.
  • 89
    Maher (Netherlands) has an effort on goal.
  • 88
    Van Der Hoorn (Netherlands) is penalised for a foul on Morata (Spain).
  • 88
    Leerdam (Netherlands) is flagged for offside.
  • Yellow Card
    85
    Hoesen (Netherlands) is shown a yellow card.
  • 85
    Hoesen (Netherlands) is penalised for a foul on Illarramendi (Spain).
  • 83
    Carvajal (Spain) misses the target.
  • 83
    Hoesen (Netherlands) is penalised for a foul on Marc Muniesa (Spain).
  • 81
    Maher (Netherlands) takes the corner.
  • Substitution
    79
    Marc Muniesa (in) - Thiago Alcántara (out) (Spain)
  • 78
    Jozefzoon (Netherlands) is penalised for a foul on Nacho (Spain).
  • 75
    Leerdam (Netherlands) is penalised for a foul on Morata (Spain).
  • 74
    De Gea (Spain) makes a save.
  • 74
    Van Aanholt (Netherlands) has an effort on goal.
  • 73
    Carvajal (Spain) is penalised for a foul on Depay (Netherlands).
  • 72
    Maher (Netherlands) misses the target.
    A diving David De Gea watches as the the sliced shot swerves low and wide of his left upright.
  • 72
    Carvajal (Spain) misses the target.
    Daniel Carvajal dangerously breaks forward down the right, but the eventual shot curls wide of the left post.
  • Substitution
    71
    Maher (in) - Trindade de Vilhena (out) (Netherlands)
  • 70
    Clasie (Netherlands) is penalised for a foul on Muniain (Spain).
  • 70
    Vázquez (Spain) is flagged for offside.
  • 66
    Illarramendi (Spain) has a shot blocked.
    Man on the post Jordy Clasie heads Asier Illarramendi's effort off the goal line.
  • 66
    Carvajal (Spain) takes the corner.
  • 65
    Bizot (Netherlands) makes a save.
    It is the turn of Marco Bizot this time to pull off a remarkable stop, stretching to claw Álvaro Vázquez' looping effort wide of the right post after the ball seemed to have dropped beyond him. An excellent reach.
  • 65
    Vázquez (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 64
    Trindade de Vilhena (Netherlands) takes the corner.
  • Substitution
    62
    Vázquez (in) - Isco (out) (Spain)
    The dazzling star of tonight's performance is rested for the semi-finals, but the Netherlands should be wary - on comes a man who scored five goals in qualifying.
  • 60
    Depay (Netherlands) is penalised for a foul on Iñigo Martínez (Spain).
  • 57
    De Gea (Spain) makes a save.
    Memphis Depay thunders a free-kick from an incredible distance, but the Spanish keeper is equal to the dipping, swerving strike and palms it onto the crossbar.
  • 57
    Depay (Netherlands) has an effort on goal.
  • 57
    Depay (Netherlands) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    56
    Illarramendi (Spain) is shown a yellow card.
    Asier Illarramendi receives a yellow just four minutes after coming on as a substitute.
  • 56
    Illarramendi (Spain) is penalised for a foul on Jozefzoon (Netherlands).
  • 55
    Jozefzoon (Netherlands) is penalised for a foul on Nacho (Spain).
  • 55
    Trindade de Vilhena (Netherlands) is penalised for a foul on Muniain (Spain).
  • 54
    Trindade de Vilhena (Netherlands) takes the corner.
  • 53
    Sarabia (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Depay (Netherlands).
  • Substitution
    52
    Illarramendi (in) - Camacho (out) (Spain)
  • 52
    Jozefzoon (Netherlands) misses the target.
    Florian Jozefzoon shows some fast feet to bamboozle his marker, but as he cuts inside from the right the Dutchman cannot get his curling effort to swing back inside the left post.
  • 50
    Depay (Netherlands) delivers the corner.
  • 48
    Depay (Netherlands) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
    The Netherlands, all in white, get the game restarted. Can they salvage something from this contest? It is certainly an uphill task.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    Spain are fully in control of this match. La Rojita showed their class to score two well-worked goals inside six minutes - a strike either side of a terrific point-blank save from David de Gea.
  • 44
    Van Der Hoorn (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Morata (Spain).
  • 42
    Camacho (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Fer (Netherlands).
  • 40
    Fer (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Isco (Spain).
  • 40
    Nacho (Spain) has a shot blocked.
  • 39
    Hoesen (Netherlands) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 37
    Morata (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Van Der Hoorn (Netherlands).
  • 36
    Hoesen (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Camacho (Spain).
  • 34
    Morata (Spain) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • Goal
    32
    Isco (Spain) scores!
    Iker Muniain's defence-splitting pass is collected by Isco with a splendid first touch, and the talented playmaker clips the ball over onrushing goalkeeper Marco Bizot with his second. Wonderful skill and composure.
  • 31
    Muniain (Spain) misses the target.
  • 30
    Van Der Hoorn (Netherlands) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 30
    De Gea (Spain) makes a save.
    The Manchester United FC goalkeeper forms a strong barrier with his legs to implausibly deny Mike van der Hoorn from point-blank range after Spain failed to clear the free-kick.
  • 30
    Van Der Hoorn (Netherlands) has an effort on goal.
  • 30
    Muniain (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Depay (Netherlands).
  • 29
    Trindade de Vilhena (Netherlands) delivers the corner.
    Nothing comes of the delivery, but as the clearance falls to Memphis Depay, a wonderful first touch and spins earns a free-kick.
  • 28
    Jozefzoon (Netherlands) has a shot blocked.
  • Goal
    26
    Morata (Spain) scores!
    Pablo Sarabia's splendid, unselfish work creates a goal. Being closed down in a shooting position, he shapes to shoot but spots Álvaro Morata pulling away at the back post. A neat, first-time pass gives his team-mate a simple finish.
  • 25
    Depay (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Carvajal (Spain).
  • 23
    Morata (Spain) misses the target.
    The talented playmaker gets his head down, cuts inside from the left flank and curls a fine effort narrowly past the right post.
  • 22
    Fer (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Camacho (Spain).
  • 21
    Nuytinck (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Morata (Spain).
  • 20
    Jozefzoon (Netherlands) misses the target.
    The forward spots the goalkeeper off his line, but does not catch the lob attempt cleanly, and the ball sails over the bar.
  • 17
    Camacho (Spain) fouls.
  • 16
    Fer (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Camacho (Spain).
  • 12
    Thiago Alcántara (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 9
    Bizot (Netherlands) makes a save.
    A routine standing catch for the goalkeeper from the ambitious effort, though the No16 - in for Jeroen Zoet - will be pleased to have got his hands on the ball.
  • 9
    Thiago Alcántara (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 8
    Nuytinck (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sarabia (Spain).
  • 6
    Nacho (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Leerdam (Netherlands).
  • 4
    Hoesen (Netherlands) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 4
    Muniain (Spain) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 4
    Nuytinck (Netherlands) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Thiago Alcántara (Spain).
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.
    Wearing their traditional red shirts, Spain get this match started keen to top the section with a perfect record.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
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