Dutch cap Europe’s World Cup dominance by ousting Japan

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Dutch cap Europe’s World Cup dominance by ousting Japan

Penalty shot in 90th minute wins it for Netherlands
Netherlands’ Lieke Martens, top, celebrates with teammates after scoring her team’s second goal from the penalty spot during the Women’s World Cup round of 16 between the Netherlands and Japan at Roazhon Park, in Rennes, France, on Tuesday.
Netherlands’ Lieke Martens, center, celebrates after scoring her side’s second goal from the penalty spot during the Women’s World Cup round of 16 between the Netherlands and Japan at the Roazhon Park, in Rennes, France, on Tuesday.
Japan’s Yui Hasegawa, right, kicks the ball past Netherlands goalkeeper Sari Van Veenendaal to score her team’s first goal during the Women’s World Cup round of 16 between the Netherlands and Japan at Roazhon Park, in Rennes, France, on Tuesday.
Netherlands’ Jackie Groenen is tackled by Japan’s Narumi Miura during the Women’s World Cup round of 16 between the Netherlands and Japan at Roazhon Park, in Rennes, France, on Tuesday.
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