Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

Argentina, Netherlands Tied 0-0 At The End Of First Half

Argentina and Netherlands were level at 0-0 at the end of the first half of their World Cup semifinal game in Sao Paulo.

Dutch midfielder Nigel de Jong was back from from a groin injury, and striker and captain Robin van Persie recovered from a stomach ailment.

Midfielder Enzo Perez replaced injured winger Angel Di Maria in the Argentine lineup. Also back was left back Marcos Rojo, who was suspended for one match.

In the first semifinal, played Tuesday, Germany steamrolled host Brazil 7-1.

The final will be played Sunday in Rio's Estadio Maracana.

Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/

What questions do you have about the Statewide General Election coming up on Nov. 8? Submit your questions here, and we'll try to answer them in our reporting.