WORLD CUP QUALIFYING - UEFA

National Arena

Referee: Craig Thomson | Attendance: 53329

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Romania

  • Ciprian Marica 40'

1 - 4

FT

Netherlands

  • Jeremain Lens 10'
  • Bruno Martins Indi 29'
  • Rafael Van der Vaart 45' +3' PEN
  • Robin van Persie 86'
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  • 90'

    End of the game

  • 90'

    The referee has signaled the end of the second half

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Bruno Martins Indi takes it (Defending)

  • 90'

    Ciprian Tatarusanu takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 90'

    John Heitinga commits a foul on Ciprian Tatarusanu resulting on a free kick for Romania

  • 90'

    Robin Van Persie takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: foul

  • 90'

    Robin Van Persie hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: hit wall

  • 90'

    Robin Van Persie takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: shot

  • 90'

    Dorin Goian commits a foul on Ibrahim Afellay resulting on a free kick for Netherlands

  • 89'

    Netherlands makes a sub: Eljero Elia enters for Jeremain Lens. Reason: Tactical

  • 87'

    Adrian Poparadu takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: open play

  • 87'

    That last goal was assisted by Luciano Narsingh (Cross from Right Wing)

  • 86'

    Goal!! Robin Van Persie hits a very good left footed shot low through the middle from the centre penalty area (aprox. 12 yards) and scores!! Netherlands now leads 4 - 1

  • 86'

    Robin Van Persie hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: goal

  • 86'

    Luciano Narsingh crosses the ball. Outcome: shot

  • 85'

    Adrian Poparadu takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the near post, resulting in: out of play

  • 84'

    Nigel De Jong is awarded a yellow card. Reason: dissent

  • 83'

    Jeremain Lens is awarded a yellow card. Reason: dissent

  • 83'

    Throw-in: Ricardo Van Rhijn takes it (Defending)

  • 82'

    Razvan Dinca Rat is awarded a yellow card. Reason: dissent

  • 81'

    Maarten Stekelenburg takes a long goal kick

  • 77'

    Throw-in: Bruno Martins Indi takes it (Defending)

  • 76'

    Netherlands makes a sub: Ibrahim Afellay enters for Rafael Van der Vaart. Reason: Tactical

  • 76'

    Throw-in: Bruno Martins Indi takes it (Defending)

  • 75'

    Throw-in: Bruno Martins Indi takes it (Defending)

  • 74'

    Romania makes a sub: Adrian Mutu enters for Gheorghe Grozav. Reason: Tactical

  • 70'

    Throw-in: Razvan Dinca Rat takes it (Defending)

  • 70'

    Throw-in: Bruno Martins Indi takes it (Attacking)

  • 68'

    Throw-in: Gabriel Tamas takes it (Defending)

  • 67'

    Throw-in: Bruno Martins Indi takes it (Attacking)

  • 67'

    Throw-in: Gabriel Tamas takes it (Defending)

  • 66'

    Romania makes a sub: Adrian Poparadu enters for Gabriel Torje. Reason: Tactical

  • 65'

    Throw-in: Bruno Martins Indi takes it (Attacking)

  • 64'

    Bruno Martins Indi takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 64'

    Ciprian Marica commits a foul on Nigel De Jong resulting on a free kick for Netherlands

  • 63'

    Maarten Stekelenburg takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 63'

    Dorin Goian commits a foul on Ron Vlaar resulting on a free kick for Netherlands

  • 63'

    Gabriel Torje takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: foul

  • 61'

    Romania makes a sub: Costin Lazar enters for Alexandru Bourceanu. Reason: Tactical

  • 59'

    Throw-in: Razvan Dinca Rat takes it (Defending)

  • 57'

    Throw-in: Rafael Van der Vaart takes it (Defending)

  • 56'

    Ciprian Tatarusanu takes a long goal kick

  • 55'

    Throw-in: Ricardo Van Rhijn takes it (Defending)

  • 54'

    Maarten Stekelenburg takes a long goal kick

  • 53'

    Gabriel Torje hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 53'

    Gabriel Torje takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: shot

  • 53'

    Kevin Strootman is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 53'

    Kevin Strootman commits a foul on Mihai Pintilii resulting on a free kick for Romania

  • 52'

    Throw-in: Gabriel Tamas takes it (Attacking)

  • 49'

    Rafael Van der Vaart takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: out of play

  • 49'

    Ciprian Tatarusanu makes a very good save (Round Post)

  • 49'

    Robin Van Persie hits a good header. Outcome: save

  • 49'

    Rafael Van der Vaart crosses the ball. Outcome: shot

  • 48'

    Rafael Van der Vaart takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the right channel. Outcome: cross

  • 48'

    Mihai Pintilii commits a foul on Rafael Van der Vaart resulting on a free kick for Netherlands

  • 45'

    The second half is under way

  • 45'

    The referee has signaled the end of the first half

  • 45'

    Rafael Van der Vaart powers the penalty kick with his left foot to the lower left corner and scores!! The goalkeeper guessed correctly but could not stop the shot.

  • 45'

    Gabriel Tamas is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 45'

    Gabriel Tamas commits a foul on Luciano Narsingh resulting on a penalty for Netherlands

  • 45'

    Ricardo Van Rhijn takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 45'

    Offside called on Bogdan Stancu

  • 45'

    Throw-in: Gabriel Tamas takes it (Defending)

  • 45'

    Throw-in: Bruno Martins Indi takes it (Attacking)

  • 44'

    Throw-in: Gabriel Torje takes it (Attacking)

  • 44'

    Throw-in: Gabriel Tamas takes it (Attacking)

  • 43'

    Throw-in: Bruno Martins Indi takes it (Defending)

  • 42'

    Throw-in: Gabriel Tamas takes it (Attacking)

  • 42'

    John Heitinga clears the ball from danger.

  • 41'

    Gabriel Torje takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the far post, resulting in: clearance

  • 40'

    Goal!! Ciprian Marica hits a very good right footed shot to the lower left corner from the left channel (aprox. 20 yards) and scores!! Romania now trails 1 - 2

  • 40'

    Ciprian Marica hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: goal

  • 39'

    Gabriel Torje takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: open play

  • 38'

    John Heitinga clears the ball from danger.

  • 37'

    Alexandru Bourceanu takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 36'

    Throw-in: Razvan Dinca Rat takes it (Attacking)

  • 36'

    Throw-in: Razvan Dinca Rat takes it (Attacking)

  • 35'

    Rafael Van der Vaart hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: hit wall

  • 35'

    Rafael Van der Vaart takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: shot

  • 35'

    Dorin Goian commits a foul on Robin Van Persie resulting on a free kick for Netherlands

  • 34'

    Throw-in: Bruno Martins Indi takes it (Attacking)

  • 32'

    Throw-in: Razvan Dinca Rat takes it (Defending)

  • 31'

    Maarten Stekelenburg takes a short goal kick

  • 30'

    That last goal was assisted by Rafael Van der Vaart (Cross from Left Channel)

  • 29'

    Goal!! Bruno Martins Indi hits a very good left footed shot to the lower right corner from the right 6 yard (aprox. 6 yards) and scores!! Netherlands now leads 2 - 0

  • 29'

    Bruno Martins Indi hits a good left footed shot. Outcome: goal

  • 29'

    Rafael Van der Vaart crosses the ball. Outcome: shot

  • 28'

    Rafael Van der Vaart takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left channel. Outcome: cross

  • 28'

    Gabriel Tamas commits a foul on Jeremain Lens resulting on a free kick for Netherlands

  • 28'

    Maarten Stekelenburg takes a long goal kick

  • 27'

    Rafael Van der Vaart hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 26'

    Rafael Van der Vaart takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: shot

  • 26'

    Dorin Goian commits a foul on Robin Van Persie resulting on a free kick for Netherlands

  • 25'

    Ron Vlaar takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 25'

    Gheorghe Grozav commits a foul on Nigel De Jong resulting on a free kick for Netherlands

  • 24'

    Throw-in: Vlad Chiriches takes it (Attacking)

  • 22'

    Throw-in: Ricardo Van Rhijn takes it (Defending)

  • 22'

    Ciprian Tatarusanu takes a long goal kick

  • 21'

    Rafael Van der Vaart crosses the ball. Outcome: out of play

  • 21'

    Rafael Van der Vaart takes a direct freekick with his left foot from the left wing. Outcome: cross

  • 21'

    Gabriel Tamas commits a foul on Jeremain Lens resulting on a free kick for Netherlands

  • 19'

    Throw-in: Razvan Dinca Rat takes it (Defending)

  • 16'

    Alexandru Bourceanu is awarded a yellow card. Reason: dissent

  • 16'

    Throw-in: Rafael Van der Vaart takes it (Attacking)

  • 13'

    Throw-in: Razvan Dinca Rat takes it (Defending)

  • 10'

    Goal!! Jeremain Lens hits an impressive header to the upper left corner from the right channel (aprox. 20 yards) and scores!! Netherlands now leads 1 - 0

  • 10'

    Jeremain Lens hits an impressive header. Outcome: goal

  • 9'

    Ciprian Tatarusanu clears the ball from danger.

  • 8'

    Rafael Van der Vaart takes the corner kick from the right byline with his left foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 6'

    Throw-in: Rafael Van der Vaart takes it (Attacking)

  • 6'

    Throw-in: Ricardo Van Rhijn takes it (Defending)

  • 5'

    Gabriel Torje hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: hit post

  • 4'

    Gabriel Torje takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: shot

  • 4'

    John Heitinga commits a foul on Ciprian Marica resulting on a free kick for Romania

  • 3'

    Throw-in: Ricardo Van Rhijn takes it (Defending)

  • 2'

    Alexandru Bourceanu takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right channel. Outcome: pass

  • 2'

    John Heitinga commits a foul on Ciprian Marica resulting on a free kick for Romania

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    Game on!

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Goal Shot Video
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  • Shots (on goal)

  • tackles

  • Fouls

  • possession

  • Romania

  • 2(0)

  • -

  • 10

  • 45%

    55%

  • Netherlands

  • 4(1)

  • -

  • 4

Match Stats

  • Romania
  • Netherlands
2(0) Shots (on goal) 4(1)
10 Fouls 4
6 Corner kicks 3
1 Offsides 0
45% Time of Possession 55%
3 Yellow Cards 3
0 Red Cards 0
1 Saves 0
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