A questionable penalty awarded to The Netherlands in the early going was converted by Robin van Persie and the Dutch would not look back as they finish World Cup 2014 in 3rd place with a 0-3 win over Brazil.
Netherlands XI: Cillessen, Vlaar, De Vrij, Martins Indi, Blind, Van Persie (c), Sneijder, Robben, Kuyt, Clasie, Wijnaldum
Ntherlands XI: Cillessen, Vlaar, De Vrij, Martins Indi, Blind, De Jong, Van Persie (c), Sneijder, Robben, Kuyt, Wijnaldum
Despite having just signed a one-year extension, Patrice Evra has been linked with a move to Juventus in Serie A.
Robin van Persie has been deemed doubtful for the Netherlands' semi-final clash versus Argentina on Wednesday.
Netherlands Starting XI vs Costa Rica: Cillessen, Vlaar, De Vrij, Martins Indi, Blind, Van Persie (c), Sneijder, Robben, Kuyt, Wijnaldum, Depay.
Mexico took a 0-1 lead into the 87th minute but were stunned by the Netherlands who scored twice to break the hearts of El Tri in a 2-1 loss.
The Netherlands grab a spot in the quarterfinals after turning a 0-1 deficit into a 2-1 win with two goals after the 86th minute, stunning Mexico.
Mexico XI: Ochoa, Rodriguez, Salcido, Marquez, Herrera, Layun, Dos Santos, Moreno, Guardado, Peralta, Aguilar
Netherlands XI: Cillessen, Verhaegh, Kuyt, Vlaar, De Vrij, Blind, De Jong, Wijnaldum, Sneijder. Van Persie, Robben
It has been confirmed that Luka Shaw is headed to Manchester United on a fee worth £27m.
Manchester United have signed Atletico Bilbao midfielder Ander Herrera to a four year deal for a transfer fee of £29 million.
Luke Shaw will reportedly undergo a medical at Manchester United ahead of a possible move to the club.
Portugal XI: Beto; Amorim, Bruno Alves, Pepe, Pereira; Veloso, Carvalho, Moutinho; Nani, Ronaldo, Eder
Antonio Valencia was sent off in Ecuador's 0-0 draw against France for a nasty challenge with his studs up.