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Netherlands beats host Qatar 2-0 to advance at World Cup

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The finished off the worst showing by any World Cup host nation by beating Qatar 2-0 on Tuesday.


The Dutch advanced to the round of 16 while the Qataris, who were already eliminated, became the first host to lose all three of its group matches at soccer’s biggest event.


Cody Gakpo put the ahead midway through the first half with his third goal in as many matches and Frenkie de Jong doubled the advantage five minutes into the second half.


The is a three-time runner-up at the World Cup, and also finished third in 2014, while Qatar was making its tournament debut.


The Dutch failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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