BatVan and Robben! World salutes superhero flying Dutchmen

The Rio Report

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Is it a flock of birds? 11 planes in formation? No, it's the Dutch national football team!

That's the gist of the world's reaction following the extraordinary demolition job that the Netherlands produced against defending world champions Spain on Friday night.

And Photoshop wizards across the world quickly took to their computers to knock up brilliant superhero-themed tributes to Louis van Gaal's side - and in particular the inspirational Arjen Robben and Robin van Persie.

Here's some of the best of those memes - kicking off with our very own in-house effort casting Robben and RVP as the dynamic duo.

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