Finland v Netherlands, 08 June 2005

Score4-0 to Netherlands
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 1
VenueHelsingin Olympiastadion, Helsinki
Attendance37,786

Goals:

Goals:

Ruud Van Nistelrooy 35 G
Dirk Kuyt 77 G
Phillip Cocu 85 G
Robin van Persie 87 G

Starting lineup:

Defender/Centre back Sami Hyypiä
Defender/Centre back Hannu Tihinen
Midfielder Alexei Eremenko Jnr
Midfielder Aki Riihilahti
Midfielder Janne Saarinen
Midfielder Teemu Tainio
Midfielder Mika Vayrynen
Midfielder/Forward Jari Litmanen
Forward Shefki Kuqi
Forward Mika Nurmela

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar
Defender Johnny Heitinga
Defender Barry Opdam
Midfielder Phillip Cocu
Midfielder Nigel de Jong
Midfielder Denny Landzaat
Midfielder Theo Lucius
Midfielder Arjen Robben
Midfielder/Forward Dirk Kuyt

Substitutions:

Jonatan Johansson for Jari Litmanen 28
Mikael Forssell for Teemu Tainio 74
Peter Kopteff for Alexei Eremenko Jnr 81

Substitutions:

Mario Melchiot for Theo Lucius 26
Hedwiges Maduro for Nigel de Jong 86
Robin van Persie for Ruud Van Nistelrooy 87

Cards:

Teemu Tainio Y

Cards:

Mario Melchiot Y
Giovanni van Bronckhorst Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Peter Kopteff
Forward Mikael Forssell

On the bench:

Defender/Right back Mario Melchiot
Defender Hedwiges Maduro