ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

FIFA World Cup Football 2010 - Holland V/s Uruguay (Semi Final)

Updated on July 8, 2010

Nederland in Final of FIFA World Cup Football 2010.

It is Nederland , the first team to enter the finals of FIFA World Cup Football 2010. In a tight match the defeated Uruguay by a margin of 3-2. Two of the five goals scored were in first half while the match turned to both sides in second half.

It was Bronchrost who fired the first goal for Holland (Nederland) in the 18th minute of the match. The goal from the Holland captain was a spectacular one. But in 41st minute it was returned by the star striker and captain of Uruguay  Deigo Forlan. The shot that he fired during a quick movement was a very good example for his accurate calculation to goal.

The goals shared made the match a real tug of war. Both the teams tried their best for getting the lead and to put pressure on other. Holland was little bit forward in good movements. But all their movements stopped in Uruguay penalty box by miss passes or defense.  The first half ended without any further progress.

The second half also was going as like the earlier minuts of the match. But suddenly all turned to Holland side at 70th minute. In a group attack by Holland the ball got on the legs of Sneidder. Thinking to be offside Uruguay players raised their hands. But without delay Sneidder shoot the ball into net. It hit Uruguay defenders leg and the Holland player who was on its way to net just removed his leg for an easy entry to net (2-1).

The goal made Uruguay to wake up. But Holland also was in attacking mood. They realized the loop holes in Uruguay defense. At 73rd minute Holland again trembled the nets of Uruguay. The correct cross by Quit from left wing was headed by Arjen Robben. The ball hit the left post and entered to net , while the goalkeeper looked helplessly.(3-1)

The two goal lead made Uruguay players disappointed. Their attack became sharpless. Between this their coach called back Forlan which again blunted their attack. At 86th minute a single man movement by Robben ended by a feeble shot to goalkeeper’s hand when he was only in front. But unexpectedly in 2nd minute of the injury time a goal returned by Uruguay. The freekick obtained to Uruguay was just pushed to Periera and dribbling the man near him he fired the ball. Through the gap of Holland defenders it entered the net (3-2). This goal really heated the match. But it was too late. Shortly there came the last whistle and Nederland entered the Finals of the world cup after 1978.

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)