Senegal vs Netherland Group A Highlights: Netherlands took on Senegal in the third match of the FIFA World Cup. Both the teams are placed in Group A. The three-time runners up Netherlands pulled all stops to win the World Cup. With the track of winning their opener in the World Cup tournament, Senegal looked all confident to face the Netherlands. Despite the ace defences, it was the Dutch that outplayed the Senegalese to score a 2-0 victory over Senegal.
FIFA World Cup 2022: Playing Teams
Netherlands squad: Justin Bijlow, Andries Noppert, Remko Pasveer, Virgil van Dijk, Nathan Ake, Daley Blind, Jurrien Timber, Denzel Dumfries, Stefan de Vrij, Matthijs de Ligt, Tyrell Malacia, Jeremie Frimpong, Frenkie de Jong, Steven Berghuis, Davy Klaassen, Teun Koopmeiners, Cody Gakpo, Marten de Roon, Kenneth Taylor, Xavi Simons, Memphis Depay, Steven Bergwijn, Vincent Janssen, Luuk de Jong, Noa Lang, Wout Weghorst
Senegal squad: Edouard Mendy, Alfred Gomis, Seny Diang, Bouna Sarr, Saliou Ciss, Kalidou Koulibaly, Pape Abou Cisse, Abdou Diallo, Ibrahima Mbaye, Abdoulaye Seck, Fode Ballo Toure, Cheikhou Kouyate, Pape Matar Sarr, Pape Gueye, Nampalys Mendy, Idrissa Gana Gueye, Moustapha Name, M. Loum Ndiaye, Joseph Lopy, Ismaila Sarr, Bamba Dieng, Keita Balde, Habib Diallo, Boulaye Dia, Famara Diedhiou, Mame Baba Thiam
Netherlands Vs Senegal World Cup: Where and when will the opening match kick-off?
The Netherlands Vs Senegal match will kickstart at Al Thumama Stadium in Al Thumama. The match will be played at 9:30 PM IST.
What TV channel is the Netherlands Vs Senegal match on in India?
The Netherlands Vs Senegal World Cup match will be streamed live on Sports18 and Sports18 HD.
Catch all the live updates of the match here:
Netherlands secure the three points against Senegal as Klaassen helps the Netherlands secure a victory against the African champs.
The Netherlands has taken a lead in this match as young Cody Gakpo scores a goal with stellar header against Senegal in 84th minute of the game.
Kouyaté was taken off the field after a dangerous collision with Frenkie de Jong
Cheikhou Kouyate is stretchered off – more issues for Senegal
Senegal loses Abdou Diallo for an injury. Ismail Jackobs is in as substitute
Memphis Depay comes in as substitute
Senegal 0-0 Holland remains, time for some breakthrough!
After the enthralling goal-fest of England vs Iran, here we are with goalless match between Senegal and the Netherlands. While Dutch have been the greater threat in the game, Senegal's pace is an absolute delight to watch.
Hours before the kin-off, Senegal defender Ismail Jakobs was cleared by the authorities for the match. FIFA gave an approval for Jakobs for match against The Netherlands. The 23-year-old was born in Germany but was persuaded to switch allegiance with the prospect of competing at the World Cup.
Sarr looks promising and Aliou Cisse's side can transform the game.
The Dutch could have changed the scorecard but that just didn't happen!
No goals by either the African champion or its European counterpart so far.
Senegal fans are matching the World Cup vibe even as we can see several empty seats in the stadium.
Daley Blind makes new record. With the current match, Blind has made 95 appearances for the Dutch team. Quite a landmark!
Ahead of the game, audience was delighted with super pyrotechnic show! But some say that there are many, many empty seats inside the stadium which has the capacity of 4,000 spectators.
Ready, set, action! Teams are in the ground and it's kick-off time
Welcome to our live blog on match no.3 of the ongoing FIFA World Cup Day 2. Sometime now, Senegal will take on the Netherlands in the Group A match