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Netherlands' Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, right, shields the ball from Argentina's Martin Demichelis during the World Cup semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and Argentina at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo Brazil, Wednesday, July 9, 2014. (AP Photo)
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Netherlands' Wesley Sneijder, right, tries to get the ball past Argentina's Lionel Messi during the World Cup semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and Argentina at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo Brazil, Wednesday, July 9, 2014. (AP Photo)
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Argentina's Lionel Messi (L) fights for the ball with Wesley Sneijder of the Netherlands during extra time in their 2014 World Cup semi-finals at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 9, 2014.(Photo:Reuters)
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Netherlands' goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen makes a save from Argentina's Rodrigo Palacio during the World Cup semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and Argentina at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo Brazil, Wednesday, July 9, 2014. (AP Photo)
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Argentina's goalkeeper Sergio Romero deflects a ball during the World Cup semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and Argentina at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Wednesday, July 9, 2014. (AP Photo)
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Argentina's players celebrate after beating the Netherlands on the penalty shoot out of the World Cup semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and Argentina at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo Brazil, Wednesday, July 9, 2014. (AP Photo)
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Argentina's coach Alejandro Sabella (C) celebrates after Maxi Rodriguez (not pictured converted the decisive penalty during a penalty shoot-out against the Netherlands at their 2014 World Cup semi-finals at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 9, 2014.(Photo:Reuters)
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Argentina players celebrate after winning a shootout at the end of the World Cup semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and Argentina at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo Brazil, Wednesday, July 9, 2014.(AP Photo)
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Arjen Robben of the Netherlands fights for the ball with Argentina's Lucas Biglia(6) and Pablo Zabaleta during their 2014 World Cup semi-finals at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 9, 2014.(Photo:Reuters)
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Netherlands' Nigel de Jong, left, challenges Argentina's Lionel Messi during the World Cup semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and Argentina at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo Brazil, Wednesday, July 9, 2014. (AP Photo)
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Argentina's goalkeeper Sergio Romero reacts after saving a shot by Ron Vlaar of the Netherlands during a penalty shootout in their 2014 World Cup semi-finals at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 9, 2014.(Photo:Reuters)
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Netherlands' Georginio Wijnaldum reacts as Argentina's goalkeeper Sergio Romero catches the ball during the World Cup semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and Argentina at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo Brazil, Wednesday, July 9, 2014. (AP Photo)
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Netherlands' goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen, left, leaps to clear the ball away from Argentina's Sergio Aguero (20) during the World Cup semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and Argentina at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo Brazil, Wednesday, July 9, 2014. (AP Photo)
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Argentina's Gonzalo Higuain is challenged by Stefan de Vrij of the Netherlands during their 2014 World Cup semi-finals at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 9, 2014.(Photo:Reuters)
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Argentina's Ezequiel Garay fights for the ball with Robin van Persie of the Netherlands during their 2014 World Cup semi-finals at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 9, 2014.(Photo:Reuters)
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Argentina's Ezequiel Garay attempts to score during the 2014 World Cup semi-finals between Argentina and the Netherlands at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo July 9, 2014.(Photo:Reuters)
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Netherlands' Dirk Kuyt, left, shakes hands with Argentina's Javier Mascherano after the two collided during the World Cup semifinal soccer match between the Netherlands and Argentina at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo Brazil, Wednesday, July 9, 2014. (AP Photo)
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After a a closely-fought contest, Argentina reach the World Cup final for the first time in 24 years after beating Netherlands 4-2 on penalties on Wednesday

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