16 October 2012, several round four games were played in Europe towards 2014
World Cup qualification.
Maximum 12 points
In an 1800hrs local time kick off, Russia kept it a clean four wins in four games after seeing off Azerbaijan 1-0 in a game played at the Olimpiyskiy Kompleks Luzhniki Stadium.
The win, thanks to an 84th minute penalty by Roman Shirokov kept the side top of Group ‘F’ with a maximum 12 points.
Robin Van Persie sealed
A goal from Jeremain Lens on minutes and a second from Bruno Martins Indi 20 minutes later gave the Dutch an early 0-2 lead.
Romania was to head to the break with trailing the game 1-3 after Ciprian Marica scored for the hosts on 41 minutes with and Netherlands a third on 44 minutes – a penalty from Rafael van der Vaart. Robin Van Persie sealed the deal with an 86th minute win.
Stroke of half time
Two quick goals from Riccardo Montolivo on 33 minutes and Daniele De Rossi four minutes later gave the hosts a 2-0 lead. But Denmark got one at the stroke of half time through William Kvist.
Ten point mark
In the second half, Italy added a third, through Mario Baloteli on 54 minutes to run away with the game to hit the ten point mark.
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