Fast facts on Netherlands-Slovakia
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Netherlands 2, Slovakia 1
The Netherlands advanced to the quarterfinals of the World Cup for the first time since 1998 courtesy of a 2-1 victory over Slovakia. The three goals in Monday's match helped push the goals-per-match total of this World Cup to 2.25, edging it ahead of 1990's 2.21, which is the lowest in World Cup history. Arjen Robben provided the early tally for the Dutch, scoring in the 18th minute. Robben's only other World ...
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