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Plan B pays off for Dutch

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FORTALEZA, Brazil — The Dutch were worried about the oppressive heat at Arena Castelao, and they left it with the stifling hot conditions to thank for a spot in the World Cup quarterfinals. An inspired tactical change during the second of two official stoppages led to a late goal from Netherlands forward Wesley Sneijder and an injury-time penalty kick from Klaas Jan Huntelaar in a dramatic 2-1 victory over Mexico on Sunday. “I moved to ...

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