Follow Netherlands – Austria
HALF TIME. The Netherlands, dominant in all areas of the game, are logically ahead at the end of this first period. Depay scored the first goal of this meeting on a penalty, after a nasty foul by Alaba on Dumfries at the entrance to the box. The Oranjes have one foot in the round of 16.
45′. The assistant referee announces one minute of additional time.
44′. Depay tries his luck once again, this time to the left of the box. His strike was quickly countered by Dragovic.
44′. New De Vrij foul, this time on Sabitzer, the third in this game for the Dutch defender.
39 ′. DEPAY MISSES THE IMANQUABLE !! What an opportunity for the Oranjes! Upon receiving a long deep pass to the right in the box, Weghorst did not attempt the volley and crosses towards Depay, alone in front of goal. The Lyonnais misses the frame, his shot goes far above the goal.
36′. Relive Depay’s penalty in pictures.
34 ′. Hinteregger tries his luck from afar! The Austrians try to keep the ball in midfield, and shifts to the left for the defender who is playing in the Bundesliga. His shot from the right goes way over the cages of Stekelenburg.
32′. De Vrij is penalized after a nasty obstruction on Baumgartner, again thrown from the left side. The free kick is badly negotiated, the Oranjes recover the ball.
29 ′. De Ligt as a savior! On a well-felt strike from Baumgartner at the left entrance to the area, the defender against the strike which first bounces in the head, then in the crotch. Stekelenburg ensures behind and recovers the ball.
26′. Stat’. Memphis Depay scored his 27th goal in 66 caps.
24 ′. NEW OPPORTUNITY FOR DEPAY! On a long Dutch touch badly negotiated by Alaba, Depay recovers the ball and continues. The striker tries his luck with a big shot from the right, which ends in the small net of the Austrian goalkeeper.
22′. Frank de Boer’s men pressed high and collected many balls in midfield. De Jong, Depay and Van Aanholt are very active on the left flank.
19′. The Austrians tried again on the left side, but De Jong made a big effort to come down and get the ball back. The Dutch players are very solid at the start of the match.
17 ′. Bachmann solid on his line. After another Dutch attack, Van Annholt tried a cross from the left, but the Austrian goalkeeper won.
14′. Yellow card for De Roon after a foul in midfield on Gregoritsch.
11 ′. MEMPHIS DEPAY !! It is beautifully shot, almost without momentum, by the Dutch striker who allows the Oranjes to open the scoring! (1-0) The VAR confirms Alaba’s fault, sanctioned with a yellow card.
The Netherlands virtually take the lead of Group C!
9 ′. Penalty for the Netherlands? The VAR is called in after a nasty Alaba sole on Dumfries in the box.
7′. Stat’. The Netherlands have won their last six games against Austria. The last Austrian victory dates back to May 1990, during a friendly match in Vienna. The Austrians had won 3 goals to 2.
5′. First release for Bachmann! On the block, Van Aanholt looked for Weghorst in the depth, but the Austrian goalkeeper folded well on the ball.
5′. Ulmer rushes to the left and overflows the Dutch defense, stopped by Dumfries in the box. The referee does not blow the whistle.
4′. The ball is now in the feet of the Dutch who get a free kick in midfield. Too far to be dangerous.
2′. The Austrians keep the ball well and are the first to throw themselves forward. Sabitzer is stopped on the left by the Dutch defense.
1 ′. IT’S GOING TO AMSTERDAM! The Austrians have just kicked off this meeting.
20h55. The players have entered the field! Make way for hymns!
20h52. 16,000 spectators are present tonight at the Johan Cruijff Arena in Amsterdam. The match is refereed by Orel Grinfeeld, assisted by Roy Hassan and Idan Yarkoni
20h48. A change to note on the side of Austria: Gregoritsch is preferred to Kalajdzic to start this meeting.
20h42. As for the Oranjes, we note the return of De Ligt in defense, preserved in the first match due to a groin injury. He will be associated with De Vrij and Blind.
The starting XI of the Netherlands : Stekelenburg – Dumfries, De Vrij, Blind, De Ligt, Van Aanholt – F. De Jong, Wijnaldum (cap.), De Roon – Depay, Weghorst.
20h38. Earlier in the afternoon, Ukraine revived in this group by winning against North Macedonia (2-1).
Classification point in group C:
– 1st: Austria (3 points);
– 2nd: Netherlands (3 points);
– 3e : Ukraine (3 points) ;
– 4th: North Macedonia (0 point).
20h30. Good evening to all and welcome to our site to follow live commented on the meeting between the Netherlands (2nd, 3 points) and Austria (1st, 3 points), counting for the second day of group C to l ‘Euro. Kick-off scheduled for 9 p.m.!