Netherlands Edges Out USA 3-1 In The Round Of 16 Of World Cup 2022
Netherlands has edged out USA in the round of 16 of the World Cup 2022.
The knockout encounter at the Khalifa International Stadium ended in a 3-1 victory for the Dutch side.
Memphis Depay opened the goal tally for the Netherlands in the 10th minute.
Daley Blind scored in 45+1 minute to make it 2-0 for the Dutch team.
The Netherlands had the upper hand in qualifying for the next round with this result after the first half.
Haji Amir Wright pulled one back for USA in the 76th minute.
The Dutch team extended their lead to 3-0 when Denzel Dumfries tapped in a cross sent his way after 81 minutes of play.
USA took over possession within the last minutes of the game. However, their eagerness could not get them another goal.
Netherlands has now qualified for the quarter-finals of the World Cup 2022 in Qatar.