Women's World Cup: Netherlands reach last 16 with Cameroon win

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Vivianne Miedema scored twice to become Netherlands' all-time leading goalscorer as her side beat Cameroon 3-1 to reach the last 16 at the Women's World Cup.

Cameroon, playing the Netherlands for the first time in a competitive match, adopted a cautious approach at Stade du Hainaut, with five players in the back line and four in front of them for the majority of the game.

The tactics worked until a sweeping Dutch move in which Shanice van de Sanden's inch-perfect cross found Arsenal forward Miedema, who powered home a thumping header in the 41st minute.

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