Netherlands vs Argentina World Cup 2014: As the Dutch know only too well, looks can be deceiving, as their good starts to tournaments continues to…

Once again the Netherlands peaked too early in a major tournament, running out of steam when the going got serious. After sailing through the group stages of the 2014 World Cup with a 100 per cent record, seemingly in with a great chance of claiming a maiden world title, Louis van Gaal’s side stuttered past Mexico and Costa Rica before coming unstuck from the spot against old foes Argentina.