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Netherlands Men’s National Team

Nigel de Jong, left, and Ron Vlaar, right, of the Netherlands compete for the ball with Lionel Messi of Argentina during the World Cup semifinal match at Arena de Sao Paulo on July 9, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Fabrizio Bensch - Pool/Getty Images)

Argentina Advances To Face Germany In Epic World Cup Final Matchup

Goalkeeper Sergio Romero saved two penalties Wednesday to send Argentina into the World Cup final with a 4-2 shootout win over the Netherlands after the game finished in a 0-0 stalemate.

07/09/2014

Memphis Depay of the Netherlands, top, scores his team's second goal during the World Cup Group B match against Chile at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 23, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Netherlands Tops Chile, Wins Group B; Both Teams Through To Round Of 16

Two substitutes, two goals. Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal can, it seems, do no wrong at this World Cup.

06/23/2014

Robin van Persie of the Netherlands shoots and scores his team's second goal during the World Cup Group B match against Australia at Estadio Beira-Rio on June 18, 2014 in Porto Alegre, Brazil. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Red Bulls’ Cahill Scores, But Netherlands Proves Too Much For Australia

The Netherlands had to work much harder for victory over the World Cup’s lowest-ranked team than it did against the defending world and European champion.

06/18/2014