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Tuesday 30 September 2014

World Cup: Netherlands 5 Spain 1

BESTPIX - SALVADOR, BRAZIL - JUNE 13: Robin van Persie of the Netherlands scores the teams first goal with a diving header in the first half during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Spain and Netherlands at Arena Fonte Nova on June 13, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
BESTPIX - SALVADOR, BRAZIL - JUNE 13: Robin van Persie of the Netherlands scores the teams first goal with a diving header in the first half during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Spain and Netherlands at Arena Fonte Nova on June 13, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Netherlands' Robin van Persie dribbles Spain's goalkeeper Iker Casillas before scoring during the group B World Cup soccer match between Spain and the Netherlands at the Arena Ponte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, Friday, June 13, 2014.  (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
Netherlands' Robin van Persie dribbles Spain's goalkeeper Iker Casillas before scoring during the group B World Cup soccer match between Spain and the Netherlands at the Arena Ponte Nova in Salvador, Brazil, Friday, June 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
SALVADOR, BRAZIL - JUNE 13:  Robin van Persie of the Netherlands celebrates with teammates on the sideline after scoring his teams first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Spain and Netherlands at Arena Fonte Nova on June 13, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil.  (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)
SALVADOR, BRAZIL - JUNE 13: Robin van Persie of the Netherlands celebrates with teammates on the sideline after scoring his teams first goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group B match between Spain and Netherlands at Arena Fonte Nova on June 13, 2014 in Salvador, Brazil. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Dutch maestros Robin van Persie and Arjen Robben inspired Holland to a stunning, unthinkable 5-1 win over defending champions Spain in a thrilling encounter that will go down in World Cup history.

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