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Dmitri Torbinskiy celebrates sending Russia into the semi-finals.
Dutchman Guus Hiddink guided Russia to a 3-1 extra-time victory over his countrymen as the Netherlands went crashing out of Euro 2008 in the quarter-finals. Russian super-sub Dmitri Torbinsky and forward Andrei Arshavin scored the killer goals in the second half of extra-time as the underdogs grabbed an unexpected place in the semi-finals. [+]

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Latest Fixtures/Results
DATEOPPONENTRESULTCompetition
Tue 6/17 H- Romania W 2-0 European Championship
Sat 6/21 H- Russia L 1-3 European Championship
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2008 Tables: European Championship
TEAM PWLDGDPts
Netherlands330089
Italy3111-14
Romania3012-22
France3021-51
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2008 Leaders: Euro 2012
PLAYER Goals
Ruud van Nistelrooy 2
Robin Van Persie 2
Wesley Sneijder 2
Giovanni Van Bronckhorst 1
Arjen Robben 1
Dirk Kuyt 1
PLAYER Yellow Cards
Robin Van Persie 1
Rafael Van der Vaart 1
Andre Ooijer 1
Khalid Boulahrouz 1
Nigel De Jong 1
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Manager
Louis van Gaal
DOB: August 8, 1951
Birthplace: Amsterdam, Netherlands

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