- Title: SOUTH AFRICA: SOCCER/FOOTBALL - WORLD CUP: Dutch team head for World Cup final
- Date: 12th July 2010
- Summary: FANS CHEERING
- Embargoed: 27th July 2010 13:00
- Location: South Africa
- Country: South Africa
- Topics: Sports
- Reuters ID: LVA2WJWF9G4S7L0PWE5YVZYP6MC0
- Story Text: The Dutch team leave their hotel to head for the Soccer City Stadium where they will play the World Cup final against Spain.
The Netherlands soccer team left their hotel in Johannesburg, South Africa on Sunday (July 11) to head for nearby Soccer City where they will play Spain in the World Cup final.
Coach Bert van Marwijk has no injury worries for the match and no players under suspension.
This will be the Netherlands' third appearance in a World Cup final following back-to-back defeats in 1974 and 1978 and although they will go into the match as underdogs, they will be confident having extended their winning streak in World Cup matches of 14 games with victory over Uruguay in the semi-finals.
The match kicks off at 1830gmt.
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