World Cup 2010 - Netherlands v Denmark
Battles of rivals
Denmark entered the game not having defeated the Netherlands since 1967.Wesley Sneijder
The Netherlands midfielder connected on 91.7 of his passes in the Danish half of the field.The Butcher
Nigel De Jong of the Netherlands with yet another of his vicious tackles.The Butcher, part II
This time, de Jong goes after Martin Jorgensen.
Daniel Agger of Denmark challenges Rafael van der Vaart of the Netherlands.Missed chance
Netherlands' midfielder van der Vaart reacts after missing a goal opportunity.The Rockettes
Dennis Rommedahl of Denmark challenges Giovanni van Bronckhorst.Own goal
Simon Poulsen of Denmark heads the ball, which deflects off teammates Daniel Agger into the net.
We'll take it
The goal, early in the second half, seemed to shift all momentum to the Dutch.Netherlands v Denmark
Players of the Nethgerlands and Denmark wait in the tunnel prior to the game.Clutch save
Denmark goalkeeper Thomas Sorensen kept his team close with this diving save.Thumbs up
Dirk Kuyt tapped in a rebound to give the Dutch a 2-0 lead.
Happy in orange
The huge throng of Dutch fans in attendance happily celebrated the victory.