Netherlands v Argentina, 21 June 2006

Score0-0
RefereeLuis Medina Cantalejo
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals Group C
VenueCommerzbank Arena, Frankfurt
Attendance48,000
KICK-OFF: 8.00pm BST

0  Netherlands

Manager: Marco Van Basten

0  Argentina

Manager: Jose Pekerman

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar (captain)
Defender/Right back Kew Jaliens
Defender Tim De Cler
Defender/Midfielder Andre Ooijer
Midfielder Phillip Cocu
Midfielder Wesley Sneijder
Midfielder/Forward Dirk Kuyt

Starting lineup:

Defender Nicolas Burdisso
Defender Gabriel Milito
Defender/Centre back Roberto Ayala (captain)
Midfielder Esteban Cambiasso
Midfielder Javier Mascherano
Midfielder Juan Roman Riquelme
Midfielder Maxi Rodriguez
Midfielder/Forward Lionel Messi
Forward Carlos Tevez

Substitutions:

Ryan Babel for Ruud Van Nistelrooy 56
Denny Landzaat for Robin Van Persie 67
Hedwiges Maduro for Wesley Sneijder 86

Substitutions:

Fabricio Coloccini for Nicolas Burdisso 24
Julio Cruz for Julio Cruz 70
Pablo Aimar for Juan Roman Riquelme 80

Cards:

Dirk Kuyt 28 Y
Andre Ooijer 42 Y
Tim De Cler 48 Y

Cards:

Esteban Cambiasso 57 Y
Javier Mascherano 90 Y

On the bench:

Defender Hedwiges Maduro
Midfielder Denny Landzaat
Forward Ryan Babel

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Fabricio Coloccini
Midfielder Pablo Aimar
Forward Julio Cruz

Comments:

Holland finish as runners-up in Group C and will meet Portugal in the Round of 16. Holland are now unbeaten in their last 14 competitive games. With this game, Edwin Van Der Sar equals Frank de Boer's Holland record of 112 international caps.

Comments:

Argentina finish as winners of Group C and will meet Mexico in the Round of 16.