In a battle of two undefeated groups, the Netherlands placed on a clinic on the Al Rayyan Stadium to knock out the USA.
It took the Netherlands simply 10 minutes to go in entrance as Memphis Depay transformed a cross by Denzel Dumfries.
Simply earlier than the break, Blind transformed a cross by Dumfries to out the Netherlands two objectives up.
The USA started to press ahead within the second half and went forward within the 76th minute when Haji Wright transformed a cross by Christian Pulisic.
The Netherlands responded within the 81st minute when Dumfries transformed a cross by Blind to wrap up the sport.
The Netherlands held on for the win and progressed to the quarterfinals the place they await the winners of the opposite round-of-16 fixture between Argentina and Australia.