U21s: Awesome Holland thrash 10 man Russia 5-1
- June 9, 2013
Netherlands U21 5 – Russia U21 1 (Under 21 European Championship, June 9, 2013) (Alternative highlights.) Georginio Wijnaldum scored his second of the tournament to give Holland the lead with a wonderful right footed strike. Luuk de Jong made it 2-0 with a cushioned header. DenisCheryshev pulled one back for 10 man Russia with a simple finish. Ola John chipped the keeper effortlessly to make it 3-1 Holland, and secure victory. Danny Hoesen made it 4-1, scoring with another cheeky chip over the Russian keeper. Leroy Fer made it 5-1 in stoppage time to complete the rout.