Live from the Lusail Iconic Stadium
Our man on the ground tonight is Martin Lipton and he got in touch with us before kick-off to update us on the lost battle the Dutch are playing off the field.
“Van Gaal first criticized and then ridiculed the tiny figures that have come from Holland to support her team.
“Less the famous Orange Army. In fact, hardly a train.
“And unsurprisingly, those few orange jerseys scattered around Lusail Iconic Stadium were all but swept away by the tide of sky blue and white.
“Buenos Aires is two and a half times further from Doha than the ‘mere’ 3,000 miles from Amsterdam.
“But the fans from the capital, from Rosario, from Mendoza and from Mal Del Plata have made the journey by the thousands.
“They believe this will be the year that Lionel Messi proves once and for all that he is truly the heir to Diego Maradona’s World Cup-sized mantle.”
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