• Date: Mon 28 June 2010
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Durban

Netherlands vs Slovakia


Team Lineups

Netherlands

1 Stekelenburg
2 Van Der Wiel
3 Heitinga
4 Mathijsen
5 Van Bronckhorst
7 Kuyt
6 Van Bommel
8 De Jong
11 Robben17"
10 Sneijder83"
9 van Persie
Substitutes
16 Vorm
12 Boulahrouz
13 Ooijer
14 De Zeeuw
15 Braafheid
17 Elia
18 Schaars
19 Babel
20 Afellay
21 Huntelaar
23 Van der Vaart
22 Boschker

Slovakia

1 Mucha
2 Pekarik
3 Skrtel
16 Durica
5 Zabavnik
7 Weiss
19 Kucka
15 Stoch
17 Hamsik
18 Jendrisek
11 Vittek
Substitutes
12 Pernis
4 Cech
8 Kozak
9 Sestak
10 Sapara
13 Holosko
14 Jakubko
20 Kopunek
21 Salata
22 Petras
23 Kuciak

Possession Stats

47%
53%

Form Guide -

Netherlands

D W W W W W L

Slovakia

D L W L

Live Text Commentary
94:46 +4.46
 

Martin Jakubko provided the assist for the goal.

93:30 +3.3
 

Martin Jakubko provided the assist for the goal.

93:02 +3.02
Yellow card
 

Juraj Kucka has a drilled shot. Gregory Van Der Wiel gets a block in. Maarten Stekelenburg challenges Martin Jakubko unfairly and gives away a Penalty. Maarten Stekelenburg receives a yellow card. Penalty taken right-footed by Robert Vittek and scored. Holland 2-1 Slovakia.

92:35 +2.35
 

Marek Sapara takes a shot. Blocked by Johnny Heitinga.

92:00 +2
 

Ibrahim Afellay has shot on goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

91:03 +1.03
 

The referee blows for offside. Maarten Stekelenburg restarts play with the free kick. Ibrahim Afellay replaces Wesley Sneijder.

90:33 +0.33
 

Foul by Klaas-Jan Huntelaar on Martin Skrtel, free kick awarded. Martin Skrtel restarts play with the free kick.

88:58
 

Marek Sapara is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Maarten Stekelenburg.

88:40
 

Dirk Kuyt crosses the ball, save by Jan Mucha.

87:59
 

Dirk Kuyt crosses the ball.

87:16
 

Robert Vittek is caught offside. Maarten Stekelenburg takes the indirect free kick.

86:19
Substitution
 

The referee blows for offside against Klaas-Jan Huntelaar. Jan Mucha takes the indirect free kick. Marek Sapara is brought on as a substitute for Marek Hamsik. Martin Jakubko joins the action as a substitute, replacing Radoslav Zabavnik.

85:04
 

Dirk Kuyt sends in a cross, Eljero Elia takes a shot. Save by Jan Mucha.

84:10
 

Booking for Martin Skrtel for unsporting behaviour.

82:49
Goal
 

Klaas-Jan Huntelaar fouled by Martin Skrtel, the ref awards a free kick. Giovanni Van Bronckhorst takes the direct free kick. Wesley Sneijder finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the penalty area low into the middle of the goal. Holland 2-0 Slovakia.Assist by Dirk Kuyt.

82:02
 

Unfair challenge on Marek Hamsik by Gregory Van Der Wiel results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Miroslav Stoch. Marek Hamsik crosses the ball, clearance by Joris Mathijsen.

81:38
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kamil Kopunek by Eljero Elia. Peter Pekarik restarts play with the free kick.

80:43
 

Martin Skrtel gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Klaas-Jan Huntelaar. Free kick taken by Giovanni Van Bronckhorst.

80:00
 

Klaas-Jan Huntelaar concedes a free kick for a foul on Jan Durica. Radoslav Zabavnik takes the direct free kick.

79:02
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Robin van Persie by Martin Skrtel. Klaas-Jan Huntelaar comes on in place of Robin van Persie. Free kick taken by Giovanni Van Bronckhorst.

77:49
 

Effort on goal by Robert Vittek from inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

76:12
 

A cross is delivered by Vladimir Weiss, blocked by Gregory Van Der Wiel.

75:20
 

Eljero Elia delivers the ball.

74:33
 

Vladimir Weiss produces a cross.

74:09
 

Eljero Elia sends in a cross, Martin Skrtel manages to make a clearance.

72:44
 

Dirk Kuyt takes a shot. Save by Jan Mucha. Inswinging corner taken by Wesley Sneijder, Juraj Kucka makes a clearance.

71:33
Yellow card
 

Eljero Elia fouled by Kamil Kopunek, the ref awards a free kick. Johnny Heitinga restarts play with the free kick. Kamil Kopunek is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.

70:46
Substitution
 

Kamil Kopunek joins the action as a substitute, replacing Erik Jendrisek.

70:06
Substitution
 

Eljero Elia is brought on as a substitute for Arjen Robben.

68:58
 

Martin Skrtel concedes a free kick for a foul on Robin van Persie. The ball is swung over by Wesley Sneijder, Dirk Kuyt produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box that clears the crossbar.

68:08
 

Juraj Kucka concedes a free kick for a foul on Mark Van Bommel. Free kick taken by Mark Van Bommel.

66:49
 

Robert Vittek takes a shot. Save by Maarten Stekelenburg.

66:12
 

Miroslav Stoch takes a shot. Save made by Maarten Stekelenburg. Corner taken short by Miroslav Stoch.

64:21
 

Wesley Sneijder takes a shot. Martin Skrtel gets a block in.

63:49
 

Mark Van Bommel concedes a free kick for a foul on Erik Jendrisek. Miroslav Stoch takes the direct free kick.

62:10
 

Shot by Juraj Kucka missed to the left of the net.

61:41
 

Vladimir Weiss concedes a free kick for a foul on Nigel De Jong. Nigel De Jong takes the free kick.

60:44
 

Robin van Persie is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Radoslav Zabavnik takes the free kick.

59:57
 

Wesley Sneijder concedes a free kick for a foul on Juraj Kucka. Free kick taken by Martin Skrtel.

57:43
 

Radoslav Zabavnik concedes a free kick for a foul on Arjen Robben. Shot on goal comes in from Robin van Persie from the free kick, save made by Jan Mucha. Free kick awarded for a foul by Dirk Kuyt on Jan Mucha. Jan Mucha restarts play with the free kick.

57:27
 

A cross is delivered by Arjen Robben, Juraj Kucka manages to make a clearance.

54:14
 

Radoslav Zabavnik is penalised for a handball. Johnny Heitinga takes the free kick.

53:41
 

Juraj Kucka fouled by Mark Van Bommel, the ref awards a free kick. Martin Skrtel restarts play with the free kick.

52:06
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Juraj Kucka on Wesley Sneijder. Wesley Sneijder delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left wing, save by Jan Mucha.

50:24
 

The ball is crossed by Arjen Robben, Mark Van Bommel takes a shot. Save by Jan Mucha.

49:39
 

Arjen Robben takes a shot. Save by Jan Mucha. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Wesley Sneijder, Martin Skrtel manages to make a clearance.

47:08
 

Erik Jendrisek concedes a free kick for a foul on Nigel De Jong. Nigel De Jong takes the free kick.

46:37
 

Robert Vittek takes a shot. Maarten Stekelenburg makes a save.

44:47
 

Miroslav Stoch produces a cross, Gregory Van Der Wiel makes a clearance. Wesley Sneijder fouled by Juraj Kucka, the ref awards a free kick. Maarten Stekelenburg takes the direct free kick.

44:32
 

A cross is delivered by Marek Hamsik, blocked by Joris Mathijsen.

43:11
 

Mark Van Bommel produces a cross, Shot from close range by Robin van Persie misses to the right of the target.

42:14
 

Unfair challenge on Robert Vittek by Mark Van Bommel results in a free kick. Miroslav Stoch takes the direct free kick.

40:31
 

Robert Vittek takes a shot. Blocked by Johnny Heitinga. Miroslav Stoch decides to take a short corner.

40:07
 

Robin van Persie takes a shot. Save made by Jan Mucha.

39:08
 

Juraj Kucka concedes a free kick for a foul on Nigel De Jong. Juraj Kucka goes into the referee's book. Mark Van Bommel restarts play with the free kick. Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Juraj Kucka by Giovanni Van Bronckhorst. Direct free kick taken by Juraj Kucka.

37:24
 

The ball is sent over by Erik Jendrisek, Joris Mathijsen gets a block in.

33:56
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Arjen Robben by Radoslav Zabavnik. Free kick taken by Gregory Van Der Wiel.

33:42
 

The ball is delivered by Vladimir Weiss, clearance by Johnny Heitinga.

33:08
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Erik Jendrisek by Giovanni Van Bronckhorst. Martin Skrtel takes the direct free kick.

30:43
 

Arjen Robben is penalised for a handball. Arjen Robben goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Miroslav Stoch crosses the ball in from the free kick, Mark Van Bommel makes a clearance. Erik Jendrisek produces a left-footed shot from 35 yards and missed to the left of the net.

29:34
 

Unfair challenge on Robert Vittek by Mark Van Bommel results in a free kick. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Miroslav Stoch, Nigel De Jong makes a clearance.

28:07
 

Juraj Kucka challenges Wesley Sneijder unfairly and gives away a free kick. Wesley Sneijder takes the free kick.

26:52
 

Wesley Sneijder challenges Radoslav Zabavnik unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jan Mucha.

26:24
 

Inswinging corner taken by Arjen Robben.

25:59
 

Centre by Mark Van Bommel, Miroslav Stoch gets a block in.

25:16
 

A cross is delivered by Robin van Persie, Peter Pekarik gets a block in. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Wesley Sneijder, save by Jan Mucha.

22:12
 

The ball is sent over by Vladimir Weiss.

17:08
Goal
 

Arjen Robben grabs a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Holland 1-0 Slovakia.Assist by Wesley Sneijder.

15:58
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jan Durica on Robin van Persie. Mark Van Bommel takes the direct free kick.

13:30
 

Effort from outside the penalty box by Juraj Kucka goes wide left of the goal.

12:52
 

Miroslav Stoch fouled by Giovanni Van Bronckhorst, the ref awards a free kick. Martin Skrtel restarts play with the free kick.

12:14
 

Radoslav Zabavnik challenges Nigel De Jong unfairly and gives away a free kick. Gregory Van Der Wiel takes the free kick.

10:27
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Giovanni Van Bronckhorst. Peter Pekarik takes the free kick.

10:05
 

Wesley Sneijder takes a shot. Save by Jan Mucha.

8:21
 

The ball is delivered by Miroslav Stoch, save by Maarten Stekelenburg.

6:41
 

Centre by Dirk Kuyt, Robin van Persie takes a shot. Blocked by Radoslav Zabavnik. Arjen Robben takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line played to the near post.

6:08
 

Vladimir Weiss produces a cross, Gregory Van Der Wiel manages to make a clearance. Marek Hamsik concedes a free kick for a foul on Mark Van Bommel. Joris Mathijsen takes the direct free kick.

5:38
 

Dirk Kuyt has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the goal.

5:05
 

Marek Hamsik has an effort at goal from outside the area missing to the wide left of the goal.

4:07
 

Wesley Sneijder takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar.

2:57
 

Centre by Giovanni Van Bronckhorst, Vladimir Weiss gets a block in.

1:12
 

Shot from just outside the box by Erik Jendrisek goes over the bar.

Kick off
 

The referee gets the game underway.

Half time
 

The first half comes to an end.

Full time
 

The referee ends the match.