World Cup Diary 'Super Sub' Krul Saves the Dutch

Netherlands and Argentina advance to Wednesday’s semifinal.

Dutch goalkeeper Tim Krul played for precisely 44 seconds of Netherlands’ game against Costa Rica on Saturday, but still emerged the hero. Impressive, huh? In a move that was jaw-dropping for its chutzpah, Dutch coach Louis van Gaal swapped his goalkeepers just prior to the penalty shootout that would decide the quarterfinal.