Portugal vs Netherlands live stream.Netherlands will meet on Monday in an international friendly, as the defending European champions continue their FIFA World Cup preparations.
Portugal vs Netherlands live
the 2006 World Cup, a tense clash was to be expected, however what followed made history for all the wrong reasons. Portugal and The Netherlands had met previously at the 2004 European Championship semi-final, with the Portuguese running out 2-1 winners and progressing to the final.
The tie broke records, but not records either team will be proudly boasting as a World Cup record 20 cards were issued, 16 of them yellow and four being red. This record transcends the World Cup as well, being the most-carded game in any FIFA-administrated tournament
Both teams were in action on Friday, where the Dutch lost to England in a drab display and Portugal didn’t fare much better. Two late goals from Cristiano Ronaldo saw the side past Egypt, who had led for much of the second half.
The Netherlands are trying to figure out their future and are far from their best at present, but they have enough individual quality to give Portugal a stern test ahead of the World Cup. Here’s all you need to know about the friendly.