Good evening and welcome to our live blog of the Dutch national team's World Cup qualifier against Norway.

Will Louis van Gaal take the full loot in Oslo in his first game since his return as national coach?

We'll keep you posted here!

  • World Cup Qualifying

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  • Norway-Netherlands 1-1

  • Turkey-Montenegro 2-2

  • Latvia-Gibraltar 3-1

  • Standings in the World Cup qualifiers

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Finished: 1-1

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90+3 'There was still almost the victory for the Orange!

A Dumfries bet is turned on the line.

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90 + 2 'There is finally the second substitution for the Orange, but how much sense does that make?

Dumfries comes on for Timber.

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90 'There are 3 minutes of extra time.

Orange is heading for a draw in Oslo.

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The biggest chance in the second half was not for the Orange, but this bang on the post by Haaland.


Phew, there is Haaland again, but the post saves the Orange.



Author NOS VoetbalMoment of places20: 11 - September 1, 2021

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85 'A header from Malen, who also turns out to be offside.

Only 5 minutes left on the clock and Van Gaal still only made one substitution.

Will there be another battering ram for the final phase?

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80 'Over 60 percent possession of the ball for Orange, but you don't win games with that.

Norway closes it well in the back and lurks on the counter, while the Netherlands searches in vain for an opening.

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72 'The Norwegians almost shoot themselves in the foot.

Strandberg plays back too short for goalkeeper Hansen, but Gakpo is just a fraction too late to intercept the ball.

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Louis van Gaal, Daney Blind and Henk Fraser see that the Orange squad also has their hands full with the Norwegians after the break.

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64 'What a

huge opportunity for Haaland

to put Norway ahead again.

The home side comes out very quickly after Timber's failed pass to Gakpo, but Haaland is unlucky that his bet bounces off the inside of the post.

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62 'Finally we also see something from Malen, who has experienced a fairly anonymous raid so far.

The Borussia Dortmund attacker shoots past between a forest of legs.

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60 'A double substitution at Norway.

Ryerson and Daehli come on the field, Hauge and Feyenoorder Pedersen go to the side.

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57' An attempt by Memphis from a distance.

Norwegian goalkeeper Hansen has some trouble getting the ball under control, but it's not really dangerous.

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55 'A messy opening phase of the second half.

Apart from a header by Van Dijk from a corner, there is nothing to experience for either goal.

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48 'A painful moment for Van Dijk.

The captain may see his finger pop out of the socket.

He can continue after a short treatment.

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46' Kick-off second half!

Important 45 minutes for the Dutch national team.

Especially given Turkey's lead against Montenegro, a win in Oslo would be very welcome for Louis van Gaal.

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A substitution at the Orange at the start of the second half.

Steven Berghuis has to make way for Donyell Malen.

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Rest: 1-1

An exciting first half, although not everything goes as Van Gaal would have envisioned.

After Haaland's 1-0, the Orange squad seemed to be taken aback for a while, but Klaassen ensures that the dressing room does not have to be found behind.

39 minutes ago

Davy Klaassen, often the maker of the 1-0 at Ajax, takes care of the 1-1 at the Orange.

Watch the goal here.


36' GOAL NETHERLANDS Davy Klaassen scores the equalizer.

It is his sixth international goal.

#nooned 1-1


Author NOS VoetbalMoment of places19: 24 - September 1, 2021

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45 'There are three minutes of injury time.

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43 'A possible outbreak of Klaassen is nipped in the bud by Thorsby.

It will be the former player of sc Heerenveen on a yellow card.

This makes him the second Norwegian to be thrown on the receipt.

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Davy Klaassen can call himself the maker of the hundredth goal under national coach Van Gaal.

100 - Davy Klaassen scored the 100th @OnsOranje goal under manager Louis van Gaal, it is Klaassen's sixth goal for the Netherlands (25 games).



AuthorOptaJohanMoment of places19: 23 - September 1, 2021

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36' GOAL Netherlands!


Especially in a period when the Orange is having a hard time, there is the equalizer!

Berghuis is at the base with a great pass on Wijnaldum.

With a bit of luck, the ball ends up in front of Klaassen's feet, who scores from close range.

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Watch here how Haaland took Norway ahead in the twentieth minute.

Even if Gakpo had lingered a little less, it probably wouldn't have been offside.


20' GOAL NorwayHaaland is left alone and Van Dijk's tackle is too late.

It's 1-0.



Author NOS VoetbalMoment of places19: 07 - September 1, 2021

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28 'Orange has completely lost it after the goal against.

Elyounoussi shoots past too hastily, preventing another sledgehammer blow.

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It is not yet the dreamed start of the Orange in the third era of Van Gaal.

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20' GOAL Norway!


Where the Orange just escaped, Haaland strikes this time.

Gakpo lingers too long in the penalty area and therefore lifts offside.

The Norwegian star player takes advantage of this, who deftly sends the ball between Van Dijk and Timber to the far corner.

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18 'The first yellow card is for Blind, who prevents an outbreak of Elyounoussi.

He has therefore been suspended for Saturday's game against Montenegro.

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15 'A razor-sharp Norwegian counter almost causes the Netherlands to fall behind.

Thanks to an excellent save by the debuting Bijlow on a bet by Haaland, the Orange escapes unscathed.

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9 'Another attempt by Gakpo.

After his header from just now, this time he does it with the foot.

However, his shot curls a meter wide of the Norwegian goal.

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5 'There is also the first moment of the Orange.

An excellent cross from Memphis lands on Gakpo's head.

The PSV attacker in blood form heads well to the ground, but cannot surprise goalkeeper Hansen with it.

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4 'The first dangerous moment belongs to Norway.

Who else but Haaland breaks through on the right.

His pass goes over everything and everyone, but the Netherlands has been warned.

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1' Kick-off!

The Netherlands has started the first game since the failed European Championship.

Does the return of Van Gaal Oranje give new impetus?

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The national anthems have sounded.

The World Cup qualifier between the Netherlands and Norway is about to start.

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No away supporters in the Ullevaal Stadium, although thanks to Dutch people living in Norway we still see some orange in the stands.

A total of seven thousand fans are welcome.

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The players enter the field in Oslo.

Behind captain Van Dijk we see the somewhat tense face of the debuting goalkeeper Bijlow.

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Memphis Depay has had a flashy start at FC Barcelona and hopes to continue that good form at Orange.

Kick-off is in Oslo in ten minutes.

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Louis van Gaal did not hesitate for long about the system to be used, he says just before kick-off.

"If there are so many guys who like to play 4-3-3, who am I to do it otherwise?", he tells the



"Certainly if I have so little preparation time. And why do I choose Bijlow in goal? If someone stops a lot of balls, you automatically gain a lot of confidence in such a boy. And Frans Hoek (goalkeeper coach, ed.) is of the same opinion committed."

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Author Rypke BakkerMoment of places18: 18 - September 1, 2021

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Not only Van Gaal, but also Virgil van Dijk will return to the Orange tonight.

The captain was struggling with a serious knee injury and as a result had to watch the European Championship, where the Dutch national team was killed in the eighth finals against the Czech Republic, in front of the TV with gritted teeth.

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The Netherlands started the World Cup qualifying series with a painful defeat against Turkey.

Then they won against Latvia and Gibraltar.

That gives the following score:

1. Turkey 3-7 (10-5)

2. Netherlands 3-6 (11-4)

3. Montenegro 3-6 (6-3)

4. Norway 3-6 (4-3)

5. Latvia 3-1 (4-7)

6. Gibraltar 3-0 (1-13)

2 hours ago

The players of Orange already make a round on the field of the Ullevaal Stadium in Oslo, where the kick-off is at 8.45 pm.

𝐎𝐧𝐞 𝐦𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐡𝐨𝐮𝐫... ⏳How are you feeling fans?



AuthorOnsOrangeMoment of places17: 45 - September 1, 2021

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Dortmund striker Erling Braut Haaland is the big star in Norway.

Martin Ødegaard, former player of Vitesse and Heerenveen, is also in the base.

Norway line-up:


Pedersen, Strandberg, Hanche-Olsen, Meling;

Thorsby, Norman;

Odegaard, Elyounoussi, Hauge;


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Van Gaal opts for a 4-3-3 formation.

Below the bar, he prefers Feyenoord goalkeeper Justin Bijlow.

There are also basic places for youngsters Jurriën Timber and Cody Gakpo.

These eleven players have to do it for Orange:


Timber, De Vrij, Van Dijk, Blind;

Wijnaldum, F. de Jong, Klaassen;

Mountain House, Memphis, Gakpo.

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