Argentina, Netherlands Reach World Cup Semi-Finals

By Dean Pantazi - 21 Alive

Argentina, Netherlands Reach World Cup Semi-Finals

July 5, 2014 Updated Jul 5, 2014 at 10:49 PM EDT

UNDATED (21 Alive) - Argentina and the Netherlands won World Cup quarterfinal matches on Saturday at Advance against each other this coming Wednesday in the Semifinals.

Gonzalo Higuain booted home a deflected pass in the eighth minute for the only goal in the Argentina win over Belgium.

The Netherlands won the penalty kick session 4-3 with Costa Rica after the two teams had played regulation and overtime to a scoreless tie.

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