Romania v Netherlands, 16 October 2012

Score4-1 to Netherlands
RefereeCraig Thomson
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group D
VenueArena Națională, Bucharest
Attendance53,329
Kick-off: 9.00pm local

1  Romania

Manager: Victor Piţurcă

4  Netherlands

Manager: Louis Van Gaal

Goals:

Ciprian Marica 40 G

Goals:

Jeremain Lens 9 G
Bruno Martins Indi 29 G
Rafael van der Vaart penalty 45 P
Robin van Persie 86 G

Starting lineup:

Defender Vlad Chiricheș
Defender Dorin Goian
Defender Răzvan Raţ (captain)
Defender Gabriel Tamaş
Defender/Midfielder Mihai Pintilii
Midfielder Alexandru Bourceanu
Forward Gheorghe Grozav
Forward Ciprian Marica
Forward Bogdan Stancu
Forward Gabriel Torje

Starting lineup:

Defender Johnny Heitinga
Defender Ron Vlaar
Defender/Midfielder Bruno Martins Indi
Midfielder Nigel de Jong
Midfielder Kevin Strootman (captain)
Midfielder/Forward Luciano Narsingh
Forward Jeremain Lens

Substitutions:

Costin Lazăr for Alexandru Bourceanu 61
Adrian Popa for Gabriel Torje 66
Adrian Mutu for Gheorghe Grozav 75

Substitutions:

Ibrahim Afellay for Rafael van der Vaart 77
Eljero Elia for Jeremain Lens 88

Cards:

Alexandru Bourceanu 16 Y
Gabriel Tamaş 45 Y
Răzvan Raţ 82 Y

Cards:

Kevin Strootman 53 Y
Nigel de Jong 83 Y
Jeremain Lens 83 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon
Defender Valerică Găman
Defender Florin Gardoș
Defender Dragos Grigore
Defender Srdjan Luchin
Midfielder Alexandru Chipciu
Midfielder Costin Lazăr
Midfielder Adrian Popa
Midfielder/Forward Răzvan Cociş
Forward Alexandru Maxim
Forward Adrian Mutu

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Kenneth Vermeer
Goalkeeper Michel Vorm
Defender Douglas Franco
Defender Daryl Janmaat
Defender Nick Viergever
Defender/Midfielder Urby Emanuelson
Midfielder Ibrahim Afellay
Midfielder Jordy Clasie
Midfielder/Forward Eljero Elia
Midfielder/Forward Dirk Kuyt