World Cup 2022.. The Netherlands national team snatches an exciting victory from Senegal
The Netherlands national team achieved a fatal victory over its counterpart, Senegal, with two goals free of charge, in the confrontation that was held at Al-Thumama Stadium, at the start of the African and European teams’ journey, in the current version of the World Cup held in Qatar and will continue until December 18.
Cody Jacobo scored the winning goal for the Netherlands national team in the 84th minute of the match time.
Davy Klassen added the second goal for the Netherlands national team, in the 90th minute
The formation of the Netherlands national team was as follows:
Defenders: Virgil van Dijk, Dumphries, Matthijs de Ligt, Nathan Ake, Danny Blind
Midfield: Bergwiss, Frenkie de Jong, Jakopo
Offensive line: Bergwijn, Janssen
While the squad of the Senegal national team included:
Goalkeeper: Edouard Mendy
Defense line: Youssef Sabali, Coulibaly, Cisse, Diallo
Midfield: Mendy, Kouyate, Idrissa Gay
Offensive line: Ismaila Sarr, Boulay Dia, Kriban Diata
With this result, the Netherlands national team occupies the first place with 3 points, equal to the Ecuador national team, while the Senegal national team came third and Qatar fourth without any points.
The Netherlands national team, returning to participate in the World Cup after its absence from the last edition, competed in the World Cup in Qatar after it presented impressive levels in the last period, and kept its record free of defeats in recent confrontations, as its last defeat dates back to June 27 of last year 2021 against the Czech Republic in the final price. European Nations Cup.
The Netherlands national team recorded its appearance in the World Cup for the eleventh time in its history, as it participated in 10 previous versions of the tournament, but failed during it to win the title, as it lost the World Cup final three times, 1974 against West Germany, 1978 against Argentina, and finally 2010 against Spain.
Senegal, the African Nations champion, missed the efforts of its first star, Sadio Mane, Bayern Munich player, due to injury.
The Senegal national team participated in the World Cup competitions for the third time in history, as the Senegal national team had previously participated in the World Cup twice, the 2002 and 2018 editions.