Dutch maintains 100 percent record

THE Netherlands beat Scotland 1-0 last night to complete a perfect World Cup qualifying campaign record.

THE Netherlands beat Scotland 1-0 last night to complete a perfect World Cup qualifying campaign record.

Scotland hit the woodwork twice and had a goal disallowed before being hit by an 82nd-minute goal by substitute Eljero Elia.

The Dutch had already qualified for next year's tournament, but the Scots needed victory to boost their hopes of clinching a playoff spot for 2010. - Sapa-AP

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