Smug: Mats Hummels smirks while Dutch players are in disarray
Van Persie’s goal injected some excitement late on and he then had an appeal for a penalty correctly waved away.
It was, though, too little too late for him and his team. It is easy to feel sympathy for such a gifted player.
Not so for Holland.
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The Top 3 Teams of Previous Tournaments
|2008||Spain||Germany||Russia / Turkey|
|2004||Greece||Portugal||Netherlands / Czech Republic|
|2000||France||Italy||Netherlands / Portugal|
|1996||Germany||Czech Republic||France / England|
|1992||Denmark||Germany||Netherlands / Sweden|
|1988||Netherlands||Soviet Union||Italy / West Germany|
|1984||France||Spain||Denmark / Portugal|
|1972||West Germany||Soviet Union||Belgium|