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SportMiedema double helps Netherlands beat Cameroon to seal last 16 spot

00:16  16 june  2019
00:16  16 june  2019 Source:   reuters.com

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VALENCIENNES, France (Reuters) – Vivianne Miedema scored twice to become Netherlands ’ all-time leading goalscorer as the European champions beat By Reuters • last updated: 15/06/2019. Soccer Football - Women's World Cup - Group E - Netherlands v Cameroon - Stade du Hainaut

Vivianne Miedema scored twice to become Netherlands ' all-time leading goalscorer as the European champions beat Cameroon 3-1 on Saturday Cameroon substitute Henriette Akaba came close to an equalizer in the closing stages before Miedema scored her second goal to put the result beyond doubt.

Miedema double helps Netherlands beat Cameroon to seal last 16 spot© Reuters/PHIL NOBLE Women's World Cup - Group E - Netherlands v Cameroon

Vivianne Miedema scored twice to become Netherlands' all-time leading goalscorer as the European champions beat Cameroon 3-1 on Saturday to reach the last 16 at the women's World Cup.

Miedema double helps Netherlands beat Cameroon to seal last 16 spot
Miedema double helps Netherlands beat Cameroon to seal last 16 spot
Miedema double helps Netherlands beat Cameroon to seal last 16 spot

Playing the Netherlands for the first time in a competitive match, Cameroon adopted a cautious approach at Stade du Hainaut, with five players in the back line and another four in front of them for the majority of the game.

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VALENCIENNES: Vivianne Miedema scored twice to become Netherlands ' all-time leading goalscorer as the European champions beat Cameroon 3-1 on Cameroon substitute Henriette Akaba came close to an equaliser in the closing stages before Miedema scored her second goal to put the result

Vivianne Miedema scored twice to become Netherlands ’ all-time leading goalscorer as the European champions beat Cameroon 3-1 in Valenciennes on Saturday to reach the last 16 at the women’s World Cup. Cameroon , playing the Netherlands for the first time in a competitive match, adopted a cautious

The tactics worked until a sweeping Dutch move in which Shanice van de Sanden's inch-perfect cross found Arsenal forward Miedema, who powered home a thumping header at the back post.

Miedema double helps Netherlands beat Cameroon to seal last 16 spot
Miedema double helps Netherlands beat Cameroon to seal last 16 spot
Miedema double helps Netherlands beat Cameroon to seal last 16 spot
Miedema double helps Netherlands beat Cameroon to seal last 16 spot

Cameroon responded almost immediately as winger Gabrielle Aboudi Onguene timed her run perfectly to latch on to a long ball before beating goalkeeper Sari van Veenendaal for an easy finish.

Netherlands, who edged New Zealand in their opening match, were back on the front foot in the second half after a cleverly worked free kick allowed center back Dominique Bloodworth to score her first international goal from close range.

Cameroon substitute Henriette Akaba came close to an equalizer in the closing stages before Miedema scored her second to put the result beyond doubt.

It was Miedema's 60th goal for the Netherlands as she surged past former striker Manon Melis to become their all-time top scorer.


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