Romania v Netherlands, 16 October 2012

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

1  Romania

Manager: Victor Piturca

4  Netherlands

Manager: Louis Van Gaal

Goals:

Goals:

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

Starting lineup:

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:

Substitutions:

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

Cards:

Cards:

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

On the bench:

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