Netherlands complete perfect run with win against Chile

Netherlands complete perfect run with win against Chile
June 23, 2014, 3:15 pm
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The Netherlands secured a perfect run to the group stages as a Leroy Fer header helped secure a narrow 2-0 win against Chile in Monday’s closing match in Group B that leaves the European’s a top their group with 9 points.

Having both won their opening two matches, the Chilean squad was in need of a victory over Louis van Gaal’s men if they were to secure their place a top the group; seeing as how a draw would leave the Dutch on top due to goal difference.

The South Americans kicked things off quickly in their traditional quick-pace attacking style down the wings. Meanwhile, the Oranje held their defensive line, withstanding the Chileans’ early attempts and aiming to capitalize on the counter attack.

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