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Van Gaal reveals Netherlands players refused to take penalties


SAO PAULO (SportingAlert) — Netherlands boss Louis van Gaal has revealed that two players refused to take the opening penalty kicks in their World Cup semi-final penalty shoot-out defeat to Argentina on Wednesday. Lionel and Argentina went on to win the shootout 4-2 and book a place in the World Cup final against Germany

Complete World Cup Quarterfinals Results


SAO PAULO (SportingAlert) — Full results from all the FIFA World Cup quarter-final games that took place last week. There were four exciting quarter-finals at this year’s World Cup tournament, with Germany, Brazil, Argentina and the Netherlands, all securing passages into the semi-finals.