UPDATE: Thanks to two late goals, Netherlands first snatched the lead, and then the win, from Mexico, extending their win streak at the 2014 World Cup to four. With their 2-1 victory, Netherlands continues to the quarterfinals, while Mexico is sent home.
Netherlands and Mexico come into this match without a loss: while Netherlands has had a perfect World Cup so far, a strong Mexico team has two wins and one draw. By the end of 90 minutes, one team will have its streak grow by one – and one team will head home. Find out who at 12 PM ET (4 PM UTC).
comes into this match with a perfect World Cup record so far, and hopes to add another win on their march towards the final. But standing in their way is Mexico, a team that hasn
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