Suara.com – The Netherlands feast on goals as they crush Gibraltar with seven goals without reply in the Euro zone Group G 2022 World Cup Qualifying match at the Victoria Stadium on Tuesday local time (Wednesday morning WIB).
The Netherlands appeared dominant throughout the match by releasing 34 shots and 80 percent of the ball.
The team nicknamed De Oranye opened the scoring in the 42nd minute. Steven Berghuis broke into the Gibraltar goal with his kick ball after receiving Wijnaldum’s pass. The Netherlands won 1-0 and lasted until the first half ended.
Entering the second half, the Dutch did not relax their attacks. As a result, the visitors scored the second goal in the 55th minute thanks to Luuk de Jong’s header from a Steven Berghuis cross.
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The Netherlands scored their third goal six minutes later. This time it was Memphis Depay who scored a successful goal for De Orange.
The visitors were further away when Wijnaldum’s header found Gibraltar’s goal in the 62nd minute after maximizing Berghuis’ cross. Position becomes 4-0.
Substitute Donyell Malen scored the Dutch’s fifth goal with a close-range shot, which took advantage of Davy Klassen’s cross.
Donny van de Beek, who had just entered in the 76th minute scored in the 85th minute. The Dutch midfielder broke into the Gibraltar goal after receiving Owen Wijndal’s pass.
Depay recorded his second goal against Gibraltar after receiving Wijndal’s pass. Depay’s goal closed the match with the Dutch’s 7-0 win over Gibraltar.
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These results make the Netherlands move up to second place in Group G standings with six points. Meanwhile, Gibraltar is buried at the bottom of the standings and has yet to collect any points.