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Dutch World Cup delight as Miedema breaks record

(CNN)Vivianne Miedema became the all-time top scorer for the Netherlands women's team as the reigning European champion progressed to the last 16 of the Women's World Cup.The 22-year-old scored two goals as the Netherlands beat Cameroon 3-1, to write her name in the record books. The Arsenal forward now has 60 goals for her national side, moving her one ahead of the retired Manon Melis.Miedema was the top scorer in the Women's Super League (WSL) last season -- netting 22 times for the Gunners -- and has seamlessly transferred that form to the World Cup.She opened the scoring for her side with a superb bullet header and doubled her tally in the final five minutes, lashing a world-class shot into the corner of the net."It is something specia ...
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