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    • Argentina's Marcos Rojo celebrates after Argentina defeated the Netherlands 4-2 in a penalty shootout after a 0-0 tie after extra time to advance to the finals during the World Cup, July 9, 2014.
    • A fan of the Argentina national soccer team celebrates after his team defeated the Netherlands during a semifinals World Cup match, at the FIFA Fan Fest, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 9, 2014.
    • Netherlands' goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen sits on the pitch after Argentina's Maxi Rodriguez scored the decisive penalty kick during the World Cup semifinal soccer match at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 9, 2014.
    • Argentina's goalkeeper Mariano Andujar congratulates goalkeeper Sergio Romero after the World Cup semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and Argentina at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 9, 2014.
    • Netherlands' Dirk Kuyt goes for a header with Argentina's Javier Mascherano and Ezequiel Garay during the World Cup semifinal soccer match at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 9, 2014.
    • Argentina's goalkeeper Sergio Romero deflects a shot from the penalty spot by Netherlands' Wesley Sneijder during the World Cup semifinal soccer match at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 9, 2014.
    • Netherlands' Robin van Persie controls the ball ahead of Argentina's Ezequiel Garay during the World Cup semifinal soccer match at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 9, 2014.
    • Argentina soccer fans react with jubilation as they watch their team defeat the Netherlands, via a live broadcast of the World Cup semifinal match on an outdoor screen in Buenos Aires, Argentina, July 9, 2014.

    Argentina Beats Netherlands, Advances to World Cup Championship

    Published July 10, 2014


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