Jun 18, 2014 at 5pm UK at ‚ÄčEstadio Beira-Rio, Porto Alegre

2-3

Cahill (20'), Jedinak (53' pen.)
Cahill (43')
FT(HT: 1-1)
Robben (19'), van Persie (56'), Depay (67')
van Persie (46')
Result: Netherlands overcome dogged Australia
Result: Netherlands overcome dogged Australia
The Netherlands take a big step towards the second round of the World Cup with a thrilling 3-2 win over Australia.
Reaction
Australia forward Tim Cahill volleys home the equaliser against the Netherlands during their World Cup Group B game in Porto Alegre on June 18, 2014
Ronaldo: 'Tim Cahill strike was best'
Former Brazil international Ronaldo believes that Tim Cahill's volley against the Netherlands has been the best goal of the World Cup so far.
Jul 6, 14:00
Netherlands winger Arjen Robben scores the first goal of the World Cup Group B match against Australia in Porto Alegre on June 18, 2014
Arjen Robben: 'We were sloppy against Australia'
Arjen Robben of the Netherlands says that his side did not play well enough, particularly in the first half, against Australia.
Jun 19, 14:00
Australia forward Tim Cahill volleys home the equaliser against the Netherlands during their World Cup Group B game in Porto Alegre on June 18, 2014
Tim Cahill: "It was an amazing performance"
Australia forward Tim Cahill believes that his side will have earned a lot of respect following their narrow defeat to the Netherlands in their World Cup clash.
Jun 19, 00:10
Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal speaks to members of the media after the Final Draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil at Costa do Sauipe Resort on December 6, 2013
Louis van Gaal: "I expected us to win"
Netherlands boss Louis van Gaal admits that he always believed that his side would beat Australia despite falling behind in the second half of the Group B clash.
Jun 18, 23:26
Australia forward Tim Cahill volleys home the equaliser against the Netherlands during their World Cup Group B game in Porto Alegre on June 18, 2014
Tim Cahill: 'Volley felt right to hit'
Tim Cahill says that his wonder goal for Australia against the Netherlands today "just felt so right to hit".
Jun 18, 23:10
Robin van Persie of the Netherlands celebrates with Daryl Janmaat after scoring the second goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Australia and Netherlands at Estadio Beira-Rio on June 18, 2014
Louis van Gaal hails talisman Robin van Persie
Louis van Gaal admits that it is "great" to have a striker as prolific as Robin van Persie in his Netherlands team.
Jun 18, 22:58
Netherlands' forward Memphis Depay is congratulated after scoring during a Group B football match between Australia and the Netherlands at the Beira-Rio Stadium in Porto Alegre during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 18, 2014
Ange Postecoglou laments "heartbreaking" defeat
Ange Postecoglou describes Australia's 3-2 defeat to the Netherlands as "heartbreaking".
Jun 18, 22:24
Netherlands winger Arjen Robben scores the first goal of the World Cup Group B match against Australia in Porto Alegre on June 18, 2014
Arjen Robben: Netherlands took a "big step" to last 16
Arjen Robben says that the Netherlands took a "big step" into the second round of the World Cup by beating Australia.
Jun 18, 20:24
Feyenoord Rotterdam's player Bruno Martins Indi takes part in a training session of the Dutch national team in Noordwijk, on September 2, 2013
Netherlands defender Bruno Martins Indi stretchered off against Australia
Netherlands defender Bruno Martins Indi is stretchered off during his side's World Cup encounter with Australia.
Jun 18, 17:57
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole's player ratings from Netherlands' thrilling 3-2 win over Australia.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes a closer look at how Netherlands narrowly won a 3-2 thriller against Australia in Porto Alegre to continue their 100% Group B record.
Match Report
The Netherlands take a big step towards the second round of the World Cup with a thrilling 3-2 win over Australia.
Live Commentary
Read how Netherlands went two wins from two in World Cup Group B by beating Australia 3-2 in an end-to-end thriller, courtesy of Sports Mole's live coverage.
HT Report
Australia and the Netherlands play out a 1-1 draw in the first half of their World Cup encounter in Porto Alegre.
Team News
Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal names the same XI that beat Spain for this evening's match with Australia at the World Cup.
Preview
Sports Mole previews the Group B fixture between Australia and Netherlands at the World Cup finals in Brazil.



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