It was 2-0 just 13 minutes later, when Daley Blind found the top corner from inside the box.
Read how it all unfolded in Sports Mole's minute-by-minute live commentary of the action below.
BRA: Cesar; Maicon, Silva, Luiz, Maxwell; Paulinho, Gustavo; Willian, Oscar, Ramires; Jo
NED: Cillessen; De Vij, Martins Indi, Vlaar; Blind, Clasie, Wijnaldum, Sneijder, Kuyt; Robben, Van Persie
167 - There have been 167 goals scored at the 2014 World Cup; just four fewer than the highest tally in a finals (171 in 1998). Target.— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) July 12, 2014