• PSV Eindhoven' Luuk de Jong (L) and team-mate Memphis Depay celebrate after scoring
  •  Bertrand Traore of Vitesse in action
  • Captain, Bram van Polen of Zwolle lifts the Johan Cruijff Shield
  • Netherlands' new national football team coach Guus Hiddink
  • The Netherlands national football team new coach Guus Huddink (C), assistants Ruud van Nistelrooij (R) and Danny Blind (L) pose
  • Feyenoord Rotterdam player Mitchell Te Vrede (L) vies for the ball with Besiktas player Necip Uysal

FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking

National League


2FC Groningen43019
3PEC Zwolle43019
4SC Cambuur42208
5sc Heerenveen42117

Association Information

Foundation year1889
Affiliated since1904
Official site
Koninklijke Nederlandse Voetbalbond
Woudenbergseweg 56-58 P.O. Box 515 ZEIST 3700 AM
Phone: +31-343/499 201
Fax: +31-343/499 189
PresidentVAN PRAAG Michael
Vice PresidentFRANSEN Bernard
General SecretaryVAN OOSTVEEN Bert
Technical DirectorGOES Jelle (NED)
Men's CoachHIDDINK Guus (NED)
Women's CoachREIJNERS Roger (NED)
Media OfficerJANSMA Kees
Futsal CoordinatorBOLL Hans
Referee CoordinatorVAN EGMOND Dick
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FIFA World Cup™ victories
  • Runners-Up (1974, 1978, 2010)
  • Third (2014)
  • Fourth (1998)
FIFA World Cup™ appearances
10 (1934, 1938, 1974, 1978, 1990, 1994, 1998, 2006, 2010, 2014)
Continental titles
  • Winner UEFA EURO (1988)
Best Results
  • Runners-Up FIFA Futsal World Cup Final (1989)
  • Third Olympic Football Tournament Final (1908, 1912, 1920), FIFA U-17 World Cup Final (2005)
  • Fourth Olympic Football Tournament Final (1924)
  • Video

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