The Netherlands will come against Argentina at the Oi Hockey Stadium in Tokyo on Friday, August 6, 2021, at 6:00 AM (ET) in the Women's Field Hockey Tournament Final at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. Here, you will find when this title decisive women's field hockey game will be played and how to watch it in the US.
This will be their 14th overall meeting. The Netherlands are the firm favorites in their head-to-head clashes, having celebrated a victory on nine occasions so far, whilst Argentina have grabbed a triumph just four times to this day.
Their most recent game was played on February 16, 2020, and the game ended in a thrilling 3-1 (1-1, 0-2) Netherlands victory in the 2020/21 Women's FIH Pro League. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as these two countries clash for the first time this year to determine the new Olympic champion.
Netherlands vs Argentina: Match Information
Date: Friday, August 6, 2021
Time: 6:00 AM (ET)
Location: Oi Hockey Stadium, Tokyo
Netherlands vs Argentina: Times by State in the US
ET: 6:00 AM
CT: 5:00 AM
MT: 4:00 AM
PT: 3:00 AM
Netherlands vs Argentina: Storylines
The Netherlands finished the Group Stage in second place in Group A with a total of 15 points, and not a single loss in five matches. They had to beat New Zealand (3-0), and Great Britain with a final result of 5-1 in the Knockout Stage to get to the Women's Field Hockey Final.
Meanwhile, Argentina ended up placed in the third position on the Group B table with nine points, marking three wins, and two defeats in five games. They have set up a meeting with the Netherlands in the tournament final after overcoming Germany (3-0) in the Quarter-Finals, as well as India (2-1) in the Semi-Finals.
These opponents have a seven-year-long history of clashes as their first one dates back to December 7, 2013, when the Dutch players managed to celebrate a 3-2 win on penalties, after a 2-2 draw in the Semi-Finals of the 2012/13 Women's FIH Hockey World League. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see which team will take the Tokyo 2020 gold medal.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Netherlands vs Argentina in the U.S.
The 2020 Olympic Games Women's Field Hockey Final game between Netherlands and Argentina, to be played on Friday, at the Oi Hockey Stadium in Tokyo, will be broadcasted on NBC Sports, FuboTV, NBC Universal, Candy TV, Plus+ in the United States.
Netherlands vs Argentina: Predictions And Odds
The odds are slightly in favor of the Netherlands. DraftKings favor them by 1.5 points to become the Olympic champions and take the gold medal, while the game total is set at 4.5 goals.
* Odds via DraftKings