ROAD TO THE FINAL
After booking passage to their 1st final at the FIFA Women's World Cup by beating Sweden, we take a look at a memorable journey through France 2019...
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3 - 1
Not for the last time in France, prolific striker Vivianne Miedema came up the hero with two goals in another tough Group E encounter.
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The Dutch closed out group play with a perfect record after another hard-fought encounter settled in the second half. As always, their traveling fans brought colour, noise and fun to the stadium.
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Japan threw their best at the Oranjeleeuwinnen?in the Round of 16, but Lieke Martens was the hero this time - keeping her calm on a late penalty for the win.
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Another late show for the Netherlands as two goals in the last 20 minutes were enough to get past Italy in the quarter-finals and into their first-ever semi.
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There were dramatic scenes in Lyon's 2nd semi-final as a screamer from Jackie Groenen in extra time lifted the Dutch to another first: a place in the Final against the USA.
FINAL IN LYON
The Dutch will now try to win a world championship to go with their European one. Will Miedema, Martens?and Co be able to top the USA for #FIFAWWC glory?
NETHERLANDS AT FRANCE 2019