Another match of the 1/8 finals took place at Euro 2020, in which the teams of the Czech Republic and the Netherlands met.
The Czech squad qualified for the quarter-finals of the European Nations Cup, after overcoming the hurdle of their Dutch opponent, 2-0, today.
At the Puskas Arena in Budapest, the capital of Hungary, the first half ended in a goalless draw and the Netherlands played with 10 players after the referee sent Matthias de Ligt away after a handball in the 55th minute.
Thomas Hollis scored the first goal for the Czech team in the 68th minute with a header, after a corner from Antonin Barak, which reached Thomas Kallas, who headed it to Hollis and headed it into the net.
Patrick Schech put an end to Holland’s dreams of returning after the second goal in the 80th minute, with a shot from the penalty area, taking advantage of a cross from Thomas Hollis.
The Czech national team will play the quarter-finals against Denmark on July 3 at the Buko Olympic Stadium in Azerbaijan.
The Czech team and the Netherlands played 10 games before today’s game, the Czech team won 5 times, the Dutch team won 3 times and they drew twice, before the Czechs won on Sunday.