Preview: Netherlands vs England

England will face the Netherlands in the semifinals of Euro 2024. The match will take place in Dortmund today, July 10th, with kickoff scheduled for 21:00 Central European Time.

Netherlands

Although Koeman’s team has reached the semifinals, their performance in this tournament has not been outstanding. In the group stage, they defeated Poland and drew with France, but lost their final group match to Austria.

In the knockout rounds, the “Oranje” comfortably defeated Romania and secured a comeback victory against Turkey in the last 20 minutes of their quarterfinal match.

England

The English team has faced considerable criticism in this European Championship. Despite having a strong squad, it remains unclear what style of football Southgate’s team aims to play.

England narrowly won their group and have experienced some luck in the knockout stages. They managed to save their match against Slovakia and secure a victory in extra time, and then won a penalty shootout against Switzerland.

Interesting Match Details and Head-to-Head Facts

  • The Netherlands failed to score in only one match in this Euro.
  • England’s last four matches ended in draws after regular time.
  • The last time these teams met was five years ago in the UEFA Nations League semifinals, where the Netherlands won in extra time.

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