Denzel Dumfries of the Netherlands celebrates with teammate Teun Koopmeiners, top, at the Fifa World Cup match against the US in Doha, Qatar on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Denzel Dumfries of the Netherlands celebrates with teammate Teun Koopmeiners, top, at the Fifa World Cup match against the US in Doha, Qatar on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE

Fifa World Cup: Netherlands into quarter-finals with 3-1 victory over USA

  • Although the US enjoyed long periods of possession in a first-half display, the Dutch bided their time before carving open the Americans with forensic precision
  • The Netherlands, bidding to win their first World Cup after losing in three previous finals, will face Argentina or Australia in the last eight

Denzel Dumfries of the Netherlands celebrates with teammate Teun Koopmeiners, top, at the Fifa World Cup match against the US in Doha, Qatar on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
Denzel Dumfries of the Netherlands celebrates with teammate Teun Koopmeiners, top, at the Fifa World Cup match against the US in Doha, Qatar on Saturday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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