Van Dijk late minute strike inspired Netherlands to a dramatic comeback against Germany in their UEFA Nations League clash

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Van Dijk late minute strike inspired Netherlands to a dramatic comeback against Germany in their UEFA Nations League clash

- Netherlands came from two goals down to share the spoils with Germany in their last UEFA Nations League group game

- Timo Werner and Leroy Sane gave the German side the early lead in the first half of the game

- Van Dijk how ever inspired the Orange Boys to a dramatic come back in the meeting with just five minutes to spare

Two late minute goals from Quincy Promes and Virgil van Dijk were all the Netherlands needed to avoid defeat against Germany in their UEFA Nations League championship at the VELTINS-Arena.

Joachim Low's men took the lead as early as the 9th minute through Timo Werner and 11 minutes later, Manchester City youngster Leroy Sane doubled his side's lead in the 20th minute.

The 2014 World Cup winning team were on the verge of winning their first game in the competition until they squandered their two goals lead in the remaining five minutes of the meeting.

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Having finished bottom of their group, the National Eleven have been relegated and will compete with other lower ranked teams.