Netherlands v Malta, 17 December 1983

Score5-0 to Netherlands
RefereeKlaus Peschel
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group 7
VenueStadion de Kuip, Rotterdam
Attendance58,000
Kick-off: 7:30pm local

5  Netherlands

Manager: Kees Rijvers

0  Malta

Manager: Guentcho Dobrev

Goals:

Gerald Vanenburg 18 G
Bennie Wijnstekers 29 G
Frank Rijkaard 72 G
Peter Houtman 81 G
Frank Rijkaard 93 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Piet Schrijvers
Defender Peter Boeve
Defender Ronald Koeman
Defender Epo Ophof
Defender Bennie Wijnstekers (captain)
Midfielder Bud Brocken
Midfielder Ruud Gullit
Midfielder Erwin Koeman
Midfielder Gerald Vanenburg
Forward Peter Houtman

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper John Bonello
Defender Norman Buttigieg
Defender Edwin Farrugia
Defender Mario Schembri
Defender Simon Tortell
Midfielder Michael Degiorgio
Midfielder Silvio Demanuele
Midfielder Emanuele Fabri
Midfielder John Holland (captain)

Substitutions:

Frank Rijkaard for Erwin Koeman 46
Michel Valke for Peter Boeve 69

Substitutions:

Mario Farrugia for Simon Tortell 78
Alex Azzopardi for Raymond Farrugia 86

Cards:

Cards:

John Bonello 62 Y
Raymond Farrugia 65 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Frank Rijkaard
Midfielder Michel Valke

On the bench:

Defender Alex Azzopardi
Midfielder Mario Farrugia