AZ Alkmaar get past Cambuur
There will be heavy English interest in the Dutch Cup final this season, after Newcastle’s Tim Krul was critical in getting AZ Alkmaar into the showpiece, where they’ll face a Vitesse side packed with Chelsea loanee.
Alkmaar reached the final after getting past Cambuur in a penalty shootout. The penalties finished 3-2.
Tim Krul, the saviour
Newcastle’s on-loan keeper Tim Krul had a major hand in deciding the result of the semifinal.
During the match, the Dutch stopper made a tremendous one-handed side to push a shot around the post.
Krul also made this incredible save in the semifinal pic.twitter.com/NHwDvSFDbc
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Then, in the shootout, Krul made critical saves.
Watch footage of the penalty shootout below.