Played well as a team throughout. The midfielders were crucial as they provided support everywhere on the pitch
Generating Scoring Opportunities
Set Pieces (Direct/Indirect)
Played very direct throughout the game which caused NED to scramble and get flustered
Executing Defensive Game Plan
Controlling Offensive Pressure
Preventing Scoring Opportunities
Conceding/Defending Set Pieces
The defense did get jumbled a bit too often and had a couple of scares but Sauerbrunn and Dahlkemper kept their cool and took care of it. O'Hara was critical in handling the wing as well.
Generate Offensive Counterattacks
Defensive Support & Transition
They play too directly for the midfield to maintain a lot of the possession.
Lineup & Substitutions
The strategy changed throughout the tournament and that is when they began to concede a few goals, but overall it was there: score, score, score again and then defend like no other in the last 15 minutes.