Monday, October 14, 2013

Van Persie all-time topscorer as Netherlands crush Hungary

Robin van Persie became all-time topscorer of the Dutch national team after producing a hat-trick in a 2014 World Cup qualifier win over Hungary 8-1 in Amsterdam on Friday.Our store can offer Lululemon Outerwear cheap price, welcome choose!Van Persie opened the scoring on the 16th minute by heading in a cross by Daryl Janmaat. Kevin Strootman doubled the lead with another header on the 25th minute. The Dutch added two more goals in the final phase of the first half when Jeremain Lens scored from a rebound and Van Persie produced the fourth goal.The goal of Van Persie was a highlight in many ways. Lens found Arjen Robben with a back-heel pass, before Robben crossed to Van Persie and the Manchester United headed in. With his 40th goal he equaled Patrick Kluivert as all-time topscorer of the Dutch team.Van Persie celebrated his goal by running to the Dutch bench, where he jumped into the arms of Kluivert, the current assistant- coach of the Dutch team. Van Persie scored his 40th goal exactly ten years after Kluivert had produced his 40th for the Dutch team. 

Hungary put one goal back just after half-time. Referee Martin Atkinson awarded the visitors a penalty after a handball by defender Jeffrey Bruma.Lululemon Women's Pants Balazs Dzsudzsak scored from the penalty- spot. The Netherlands bounced back via Van Persie. After an assist by Robben he scored his third goal to become all-time topscorer of the Dutch national team with 41 goals in 80 internationals. On the 62nd minute he was substituted by Dirk Kuyt.Nike Air MaxAn own goal by Szilard Devecseri made it 6-1 and Rafael van der Vaart and Arjen Robben gave the spectators a nice desert. Each scored from a free-kick in the final minutes.The Netherlands became the first European country to qualify for the 2014 World Cup in September, but the Dutch needed a win in order to ameliorate their current 9th position on the FIFA ranking. 

The top seeds in the 2014 World Cup groups will be host Brazil and the seven best-ranked teams in the October standings. The current top seven teams are Spain,Wholesale Lingerie Sexy Lingerie Argentina, Germany, Italy, Colombia, Belgium and Uruguay, with Brazil as number eight and the Dutch as number nine.The Netherlands are on 25 points out of nine matches in Group D, but the battle for the second place is wide open. Turkey, who play the Dutch in Istanbul on Tuesday, are second with 16 points,canada goose jacket women Romania have 16 points as well, while the Hungarians are on 14 with one match remaining.

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