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Netherlands men's national field hockey team

The Netherlands national men's field hockey team represents the Netherlands in international men's field hockey and is controlled by the Koninklijke Nederlandse Hockey Bond, the governing body for field hockey in the Netherlands.

Netherlands
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NicknameOranje
AssociationRoyal Dutch Hockey Federation
(Koninklijke Nederlandse Hockey Bond)
ConfederationEHF (Europe)
CoachMaximiliano Caldas
Assistant coach(es)Rick Mathijssen
ManagerJoof Verhees
CaptainSeve van Ass
Most capsTeun de Nooijer (453)
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FIH ranking
Current 3 Steady (8 September 2019)[1]
Highest2nd (2003, 2005, June 2014 – June 2016)
Lowest4th (2006, 2008–2009, April 2017 – July 2018)
Summer Olympics
Appearances18 (first in 1928)
Best result1st (1996, 2000)
World Cup
Appearances14 (first in 1971)
Best result1st (1973, 1990, 1998)
EuroHockey Championship
Appearances17 (first in 1970)
Best result1st (1983, 1987, 2007, 2015, 2017)

The Netherlands are one of the most successful teams in the world, having won the Summer Olympics twice, the Hockey World Cup three times, the Champions Trophy eight times, the EuroHockey Nations Championship five times and the Hockey World League once.[2]

Contents

Tournament recordEdit

Summer OlympicsEdit

Summer Olympics record
Year Round Position Pld W D* L GF GA Squad
  1908 Did not participate
  1920
  1928 Final 2nd 4 2 1 1 8 5 Squad
  1932 Did not participate
  1936 3rd place game 3rd 5 3 1 1 13 10 Squad
  1948 3rd place game 3rd 7 4 1 2 17 12 Squad
  1952 Final 2nd 3 2 0 1 3 6 Squad
  1956 Withdrew
  1960 9th–12th place pool 9th 6 3 1 2 11 10 N/A
  1964 5th–8th play-off 7th 8 4 1 3 21 7
  1968 5th place game 5th 9 6 0 3 16 13 Squad
  1972 3rd place game 4th 9 5 1 3 21 14 Squad
  1976 3rd place game 4th 7 5 0 2 14 8 N/A
  1980 Withdrew
  1984 5th place game 6th 7 3 2 2 18 14 N/A
  1988 3rd place game 3rd 7 4 1 2 15 9
  1992 3rd place game 4th 7 4 0 3 25 17
  1996 Final 1st 7 6 1 0 20 8 Squad
  2000 Final 1st 7 3 3 1 14 11 Squad
  2004 Final 2nd 7 6 0 1 20 13 Squad
  2008 3rd place game 4th 7 3 2 2 19 13 Squad
  2012 Final 2nd 7 6 0 1 28 11 Squad
  2016 3rd place game 4th 8 4 2 2 24 10 Squad
  2020 To be determined
Total 18/24 2 titles 122 73 17 32 307 191

Hockey World CupEdit

World Cup record
Year Round Position Pld W D* L GF GA Squad
  1971 5th place game 6th 6 3 0 3 6 6 N/A
  1973 Final 1st 7 3 3 1 13 6
  1975 9th place game 9th 7 3 1 3 17 10
  1978 Final 2nd 8 6 0 2 26 14
  1982 3rd place game 4th 7 3 1 3 21 19
  1986 7th place game 7th 7 5 0 2 13 8
  1990 Final 1st 7 5 1 1 21 13
  1994 Final 2nd 7 4 2 1 25 6
  1998 Final 1st 7 6 0 1 26 14 Squad
  2002 3rd place game 3rd 9 6 1 2 20 10 Squad
  2006 7th place game 7th 7 4 1 2 21 12 Squad
  2010 3rd place game 3rd 7 4 1 2 20 10 Squad
  2014 Final 2nd 7 5 1 1 16 10 Squad
  2018 Final 2nd 7 4 2 1 22 8 Squad
Total 14/14 3 titles 100 61 14 25 267 146

European ChampionshipsEdit

EuroHockey Championships record
Year Round Position Pld W D* L GF GA
  1970 Final 2nd 7 5 1 1 12 3
  1974 3rd place game 3rd 6 5 0 1 22 4
  1978 Final 2nd 7 5 1 1 26 11
  1983 Final 1st 7 5 2 0 31 8
  1987 Final 1st 7 5 1 1 21 5
  1991 Final 2nd 7 6 0 1 41 5
  1995 Final 2nd 7 5 2 0 21 7
  1999 Final 2nd 7 5 2 0 32 10
  2003 3rd place game 4th 7 4 1 2 28 15
  2005 Final 2nd 5 4 0 1 16 11
  2007 Final 1st 5 5 0 0 23 9
  2009 3rd place game 3rd 5 3 0 2 22 6
  2011 Final 2nd 5 4 0 1 25 14
  2013 3rd place game 3rd 5 4 0 1 22 9
  2015 Final 1st 5 5 0 0 19 1
  2017 Final 1st 5 4 0 1 20 9
  2019 3rd place game 3rd 5 4 0 1 21 7
  2021 Qualified
Total 18/18 5 titles 102 78 10 14 402 134

Champions TrophyEdit

Champions Trophy record
Year Position Pld W D* L GF GA
  1978 Did not participate
  1980 4th 6 3 0 3 23 19
  1981 1st 5 3 2 0 22 16
  1982 1st 5 4 1 0 21 10
  1982 5th 5 2 0 3 11 13
  1984 4th 5 2 1 2 9 8
  1985 5th 5 1 1 3 10 11
  1986 6th 5 1 1 3 5 10
  1987 2nd 7 5 1 1 15 5
  1988 Did not participate
  1989 2nd 5 4 0 1 12 6
  1990 2nd 5 3 1 1 14 8
  1991 3rd 5 2 1 2 12 10
  1992 4th 6 3 0 3 13 11
  1993 3rd 6 4 0 2 14 9
  1994 3rd 6 1 3 2 15 14
  1995 4th 6 3 0 3 7 8
  1996 1st 6 4 2 0 13 5
  1997 4th 6 2 1 3 14 15
  1998 1st 6 5 0 1 22 11
  1999 3rd 6 3 1 2 15 9
  2000 1st 6 6 0 0 12 5
  2001 3rd 6 3 1 2 16 13
  2002 1st 6 4 2 0 21 9
  2003 1st 6 5 1 0 27 13
  2004 2nd 6 4 0 2 15 25
  2005 2nd 6 3 1 2 14 12
  2006 1st 6 4 2 0 23 12
  2007 3rd 8 4 3 1 25 19
  2008 4th 6 2 1 3 15 14
  2009 4th 6 3 0 3 15 20
  2010 3rd 6 3 0 3 17 19
  2011 3rd 7 3 2 2 19 18
  2012 2nd 6 4 1 1 16 9
  2014 5th 6 3 1 2 17 11
  2016 Did not participate
  2018 3rd 6 3 1 2 15 7
Total 8 titles 199 109 32 58 534 404
*Draws include knockout matches decided on a penalty shoot-out.

TeamEdit

Current squadEdit

The following 18 players were named on 29 July 2019 for the 2019 EuroHockey Championship in Antwerp, Belgium.[3]

Caps updated as of 24 August 2019, after the match against Germany.

Head coach:   Maximiliano Caldas

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) CapsClub
22 GK Sam van der Ven (1989-09-05) 5 September 1989 (age 30) 54   HGC
26 GK Pirmin Blaak (1988-03-08) 8 March 1988 (age 31) 92   Oranje-Rood

4 DF Lars Balk (1996-02-26) 26 February 1996 (age 23) 54   Kampong
12 DF Sander de Wijn (1990-05-02) 2 May 1990 (age 29) 141   Kampong
13 DF Sander Baart (1988-04-30) 30 April 1988 (age 31) 189   Braxgata
23 DF Joep de Mol (1995-12-10) 10 December 1995 (age 23) 70   Oranje-Rood
27 DF Jip Janssen (1997-10-14) 14 October 1997 (age 21) 26   Kampong
30 DF Mink van der Weerden (1988-12-19) 19 December 1988 (age 30) 165   Oranje-Rood

6 MF Jonas de Geus (1998-04-29) 29 April 1998 (age 21) 71   Kampong
8 MF Billy Bakker (1988-11-23) 23 November 1988 (age 30) 209   Amsterdam
9 MF Seve van Ass (Captain) (1992-04-10) 10 April 1992 (age 27) 167   HGC
11 MF Glenn Schuurman (1991-04-16) 16 April 1991 (age 28) 134   Bloemendaal
15 MF Diede van Puffelen (1992-02-20) 20 February 1992 (age 27) 29   Rotterdam

2 FW Jeroen Hertzberger (1986-02-24) 24 February 1986 (age 33) 242   Rotterdam
16 FW Mirco Pruyser (1989-08-11) 11 August 1989 (age 30) 116   Amsterdam
18 FW Bjorn Kellerman (1990-05-25) 25 May 1990 (age 29) 58   Kampong
25 FW Thierry Brinkman (1995-03-19) 19 March 1995 (age 24) 92   Bloemendaal
34 FW Jelle Galema (1992-11-16) 16 November 1992 (age 26) 69   Den Bosch

Recent call-upsEdit

The following players have been called up for the national team in the last 12 months.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club Latest call-up
GK Maurits Visser (1995-06-08) 8 June 1995 (age 24) 1   Bloemendaal v.   Spain, 13 April 2019

DF Johannes Mooij (1993-10-15) 15 October 1993 (age 25) 7   Amsterdam v.   Belgium, 8 June 2019
DF Teun Beins (1998-10-28) 28 October 1998 (age 20) 3   Oranje-Rood v.   Germany, 26 April 2019
DF Justen Blok (2000-09-27) 27 September 2000 (age 18) 3   Rotterdam v.   Germany, 5 March 2019

MF Floris Wortelboer (1996-08-04) 4 August 1996 (age 23) 49   Bloemendaal v.   Malaysia, 8 August 2019
MF Jorrit Croon (1998-08-09) 9 August 1998 (age 21) 74   Bloemendaal 2019 FIH Pro League Grand Final
MF Arjen Lodewijks (1990-08-06) 6 August 1990 (age 29) 5   Den Bosch v.   Belgium, 9 June 2019
MF Max Kuijpers (1999-08-15) 15 August 1999 (age 20) 2   Oranje-Rood v.   New Zealand, 4 June 2019
MF Derck de Vilder (1998-11-23) 23 November 1998 (age 20) 8   Kampong v.   Great Britain, 2 June 2019
MF Robbert Kemperman (1990-06-24) 24 June 1990 (age 29) 206   Kampong 2018 World Cup
MF Valentin Verga (1989-10-07) 7 October 1989 (age 29) 187   Amsterdam 2018 World Cup

FW Terrance Pieters (1996-12-14) 14 December 1996 (age 22) 13   Kampong v.   Malaysia, 8 August 2019
FW Bob de Voogd (1988-09-16) 16 September 1988 (age 30) 142   Braxgata v.   Australia, 22 June 2019
FW Marlon Landbrug (1997-08-18) 18 August 1997 (age 22) 3   Pinoké v.   Great Britain, 14 June 2019
FW Roel Bovendeert (1992-04-08) 8 April 1992 (age 27) 28   Bloemendaal v.   Spain, 13 April 2019
FW Thijs van Dam (1997-01-05) 5 January 1997 (age 22) 40   Rotterdam 2018 World Cup

Most capped playersEdit

Below is a list of the 10 players with the most caps for the Netherlands, as of 19 November 2018.[4]

# Player Period Caps
1 Teun de Nooijer 1994–2012 453
2 Jeroen Delmee 1994–2008 401
3 Jacques Brinkman 1987–2000 337
4 Erik Jazet 1990–2004 308
5 Cees Jan Diepeveen 1978–1992 286
6 Stephan Veen 1989–2000 275
7 Robert van der Horst 2004–2016 272
8 Sander van der Weide 1996–2008 271
9 Guus Vogels 1996–2010 263
10 Marc Delissen 1984–1996 261

Notable playersEdit

Results and fixturesEdit

The following matches were played or are scheduled to be played by the national team in the current or upcoming seasons.

2018Edit

2019Edit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIH Hero World Rankings September 2019 – Men" (PDF). FIH. 8 September 2019. Retrieved 8 September 2019.
  2. ^ "Welkom – Koninklijke Nederlandse Hockey Bond". Retrieved 21 November 2014.
  3. ^ "Selectie Heren EK Hockey 2019 bekend". www.knhb.nl (in Dutch). Koninklijke Nederlandse Hockey Bond. 29 July 2019. Retrieved 9 August 2019.
  4. ^ "Oranje Heren 100+ interlands". hockey.nl (in Dutch). Retrieved 27 November 2018.

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