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Holland hammer Hungary, Italy win

Holland cruised to a 4-0 victory over Hungary at the Ferenc Puskas Stadium in their Euro 2012 qualifier, while Italy and France also won.

Tottenham playmaker Rafael van der Vaart gave the visitors an early lead and Ibrahim Afellay's goal shortly before half-time ensured the scoreline reflected Holland's dominance.

Simple second-half goals for Dirk Kuyt and Robin van Persie ensured the Oranje moved six points clear at the top of Euro 2012 Qualifying Group E.

The return of Patrice Evra and Franck Ribery failed to inspire France as, for the second time in their qualifying campaign, they laboured to a 2-0 win over Luxembourg.

Evra and Ribery were back in the team for the first time since their misdeeds at the World Cup contributed to their side's humiliating first-round exit.

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sokrates2041d ago

Italy is just boring watching. 1-0 and 1 chance during 90 minutes. Holland is on fire 4-0 is just another proof.