Euro 2016 Qualifier: Iceland Stun Netherlands 2-0

Iceland played dominant football to register their first win against the Dutch side in 11 meetings.

updated: October 14, 2014 09:08 IST
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Dutch fans are left disappointed after Iceland beat their team in a Euro 2016 qualifier match.

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Reykjavik: Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson scored both goals Monday as Iceland pulled off a shock 2-0 defeat of the Netherlands in a European Championship qualifier to hand new coach Guus Hiddink his third loss in four matches since taking over after the World Cup.

It was Iceland's first ever victory over the Netherlands in 11 meetings.

The win kept Iceland perfect in three qualifiers and left it level atop Group A with the Czech Republic, which got its third straight win by beating Kazakhstan 4-2 in Almaty. Turkey remained anchored to the bottom of the group with Kazakhstan after gaining its first point with a 1-1 draw at Latvia

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