Prior to Euro 2012, everything went right for the Netherlands. They qualified for the tournament with nine wins and one loss and were tipped as favorites to take the Euro home with them on July 1.
What has transpired so far for the Oranje is nothing short of baffling. After losing their first two games, they have to beat Portugal by a two-goal margin and hope Denmark loses to Germany.
All hope is not lost, however, and Netherlands will play with the hope of qualifying for the next round. They have the right amount of talent and a good coach to get them through to the next round. There’s just a few things they have to do first.