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Breaking Down Argentina's Tactics to Slow the Fast-Paced Dutch

Team Stream NowB/R VideoJuly 8, 2014

Argentina face a big test against the Netherlands in the second semi-final of the 2014 FIFA World Cup—not only because they will be without Angel Di Maria but also because the Dutch have been one of the most aggressive attacking sides in Brazil.

Each of Argentina's five wins has been by one goal, putting the onus on them to find the net knowing that the Dutch are capable of a multi-goal performance at any point.

How can Argentina scheme against an offensive letdown when they face the Dutch? Find out as Bleacher Report's Sam Tighe and Will Tidey break down this matchup.

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