Netherlands women's national field hockey team

The Netherlands' national women's field hockey team is currently number one on the FIH world rankings and the reigning world champion. The Netherlands is the most successful team in World Cup history, having won the title a record eight times.[2] The team has also won eight Olympic medals.

Netherlands
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AssociationDutch Hockey Confederation
(Koninklijke Nederlandse Hockey Bond)
ConfederationEHF (Europe)
CoachAlyson Annan
Assistant coach(es)Lucas Judge
Albert Manenschijn
Stefan Hoogewerff
ManagerFemke Kooijman
CaptainEva de Goede
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FIH ranking
Current 1 Steady (1 March 2020)[1]
Olympic Games
Appearances9 (first in 1984)
Best result1st (1984, 2008, 2012)
World Cup
Appearances14 (first in 1974)
Best result1st (1974, 1978, 1983, 1986, 1990, 2006, 2014, 2018)
EuroHockey Championship
Appearances15 (first in 1984)
Best result1st (1984, 1987, 1995, 1999, 2003, 2005, 2009, 2011, 2017, 2019)

Tournament recordsEdit

Netherlands at the 2012 Olympic Games and in a match against Germany in 1960
World Cup[3]
Year Host city Position
1974   Mandelieu, France 1st
1976   West Berlin, West Germany 3rd
1978   Madrid, Spain 1st
1981   Buenos Aires, Argentina 2nd
1983   Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1st
1986   Amsterdam, Netherlands 1st
1990   Sydney, Australia 1st
1994   Dublin, Ireland 6th
1998   Utrecht, Netherlands 2nd
2002   Perth, Australia 2nd
2006   Madrid, Spain 1st
2010   Rosario, Argentina 2nd
2014   The Hague, Netherlands 1st
2018   London, England 1st
Champions Trophy[4]
Year Host city Position
1987   Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
1989   Germany, West Germany 5th
1991   Berlin, Germany 3rd
1993   Amstelveen, Netherlands 2nd
1995   Mar del Plata, Argentina DNP
1997   Berlin, Germany 3rd
1999   Brisbane, Australia 2nd
2000   Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
2001   Amstelveen, Netherlands 2nd
2002   Macau, China 3rd
2003   Sydney, Australia 3rd
2004   Rosario, Argentina 1st
2005   Canberra, Australia 1st
2006   Amstelveen, Netherlands 3rd
2007   Quilmes, Argentina 1st
2008   Mönchengladbach, Germany 3rd
2009   Sydney, Australia 3rd
2010   Nottingham, England 2nd
2011   Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
2012   Rosario, Netherlands 3rd
2014   Mendoza, Argentina 3rd
2016   London, United Kingdom 2nd
2018   Changzhou, China 1st
Olympic Games[5]
Year Host city Position
1980   Moscow, Soviet Union N/A
1984   Los Angeles, United States 1st
1988   Seoul, South Korea 3rd
1992   Barcelona, Spain 6th
1996   Atlanta, United States 3rd
2000   Sydney, Australia 3rd
2004   Athens, Greece 2nd
2008   Beijing, China 1st
2012   London, United Kingdom 1st
2016   Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2nd
2020   Tokyo, Japan TBD
EuroHockey Nations Championship[6]
Year Host city Position
1984   Lille, France 1st
1987   London, England 1st
1991   Brussels, Belgium 4th
1995   Amsterdam, Netherlands 1st
1999   Cologne, Germany 1st
2003   Barcelona, Spain 1st
2005   Dublin, Ireland 1st
2007   Manchester, England 2nd
2009   Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
2011   Mönchengladbach, Germany 1st
2013   Boom, Belgium 3rd
2015   London, England 2nd
2017   Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
2019   Antwerp, Belgium 1st
2021   Amstelveen, Netherlands Qualified
World League[7]
Year Round Host city Position
2012–13 Semifinal   Rotterdam, Netherlands 2nd
Final   San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina 1st
2014–15 Semifinal   Antwerp, Belgium 1st
Final   Rosario, Argentina 5th
2016–17 Semifinal   Brussels, Belgium 1st
Final   Auckland, New Zealand 1st
Pro League[8]
Year Finals Host city Position
2019   Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st

TeamEdit

Current squadEdit

The following 19 players were named in the Netherlands squad for the FIH Pro League matches against Argentina on 15 & 16 February 2020, in Buenos Aires.

Head coach:   Alyson Annan

Caps and goals as of 16 February 2020 after the match against Argentina.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Anne Veenendaal (1995-09-07) 7 September 1995 (age 24) 73 0   Amsterdam
22 1GK Josine Koning (1995-09-02) 2 September 1995 (age 24) 67 0   SCHC

3 2DF Sanne Koolen (1995-09-02) 2 September 1995 (age 24) 40 0   Den Bosch
13 2DF Caia van Maasakker (1989-04-05) 5 April 1989 (age 31) 193 61   SCHC
17 2DF Ireen van den Assem (1990-02-09) 9 February 1990 (age 30) 74 12   Den Bosch
18 2DF Pien Sanders (1998-06-11) 11 June 1998 (age 22) 53 1   Den Bosch
21 2DF Lauren Stam (1994-01-30) 30 January 1994 (age 26) 86 6   Amsterdam
23 2DF Margot van Geffen (C) (1989-11-23) 23 November 1989 (age 30) 201 14   Den Bosch
27 2DF Yibbi Jansen (1999-11-18) 18 November 1999 (age 20) 17 6   SCHC

5 3MF Malou Pheninckx (1991-07-24) 24 July 1991 (age 29) 90 3   Kampong
6 3MF Laurien Leurink (1994-11-13) 13 November 1994 (age 25) 102 23   SCHC
7 3MF Xan de Waard (1995-11-08) 8 November 1995 (age 24) 151 16   SCHC
20 3MF Laura Nunnink (1995-01-26) 26 January 1995 (age 25) 120 2   Oranje–Rood
34 3MF Pien Dicke (1999-08-28) 28 August 1999 (age 20) 3 0   SCHC

11 4FW Maria Verschoor (1994-04-22) 22 April 1994 (age 26) 133 17   Amsterdam
12 4FW Lidewij Welten (1990-07-16) 16 July 1990 (age 30) 212 83   Den Bosch
15 4FW Frédérique Matla (1996-12-28) 28 December 1996 (age 23) 72 43   Den Bosch
25 4FW Kyra Fortuin (1997-05-15) 15 May 1997 (age 23) 10 4   SCHC
35 4FW Felice Albers (1999-12-27) 27 December 1999 (age 20) 5 4   Amsterdam


The remainder of the 2020 national squad is as follows:

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
MF Marloes Keetels (1993-05-05) 5 May 1993 (age 27) 148 19   Den Bosch v.   China; January 12, 2020
MF Eva de Goede (C) (1989-03-23) 23 March 1989 (age 31) 230 26   Amsterdam
MF Ilse Kappelle (1998-05-13) 13 May 1998 (age 22) 1 0   Amsterdam v.   China; January 11, 2020

FW Ginella Zerbo (1997-05-05) 5 May 1997 (age 23) 37 17   SCHC
FW Marijn Veen (1996-11-18) 18 November 1996 (age 23) 23 11   Amsterdam v.   Germany; August 25, 2019

CoachesEdit

ResultsEdit

2020 Fixtures & ResultsEdit

2020 Statistics
Pld W WD LD L GF GA GD Pts
5 4 0 0 1 19 5 +14 15

2020 Women's FIH Pro LeagueEdit

11 January 2020 Away 1China  0–3  NetherlandsChangzhou, China
14:00 Report Zerbo   8'40'
Leurink   31'
Stadium: Wujin Hockey Stadium
12 January 2020 Away 2China  2–4  NetherlandsChangzhou, China
14:00 Peng   30'
Chen Yi   54'
Report Nunnink   6'
Keetels   23'
Welten   36'
Matla   47'
Stadium: Wujin Hockey Stadium
24 January 2020 Away 3United States  Cancelled  NetherlandsChapel Hill, United States
14:00 Report Stadium: Karen Shelton Stadium
26 January 2020 Away 4United States  0–9  NetherlandsChapel Hill, United States
14:00 Report Stadium: Karen Shelton Stadium
15 February 2020 Away 5Argentina  2–0  NetherlandsBuenos Aires, Argentina
20:30 Report Stadium: CeNARD
16 February 2020 Away 6Argentina  1–3  NetherlandsBuenos Aires, Argentina
20:30 Report Stadium: CeNARD
19 March 2020 Home 1Netherlands  v  New ZealandRotterdam, Netherlands
19:30 Report Stadium: Harzelwaag Stadion
22 March 2020 Home 2Netherlands  v  New ZealandRotterdam, Netherlands
13:30 Report Stadium: Harzelwaag Stadion
26 March 2020 Home 3Netherlands  v  Australia's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
18:30 Report Stadium: HC Den Bosch
29 March 2020 Home 4Netherlands  v  Australia's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands
13:00 Report Stadium: HC Den Bosch
28 April 2020 Home 5Netherlands  v  Great BritainUtrecht, Netherlands
17:30 Report Stadium: De Klapperboom
29 April 2020 Home 6Netherlands  v  Great BritainUtrecht, Netherlands
17:30 Report Stadium: De Klapperboom
20 June 2020 Home 7Netherlands  v  GermanyAmstelveen, Netherlands
15:00 Report Stadium: Wagener Stadium
21 June 2020 Home 8Netherlands  v  GermanyAmstelveen, Netherlands
16:00 Report Stadium: Wagener Stadium
26 June 2020 Away 7Belgium  v  NetherlandsAntwerp, Belgium
18:30 Report Stadium: Wilrijkse Plein
28 June 2020 Away 8Belgium  v  NetherlandsAntwerp, Belgium
14:00 Report Stadium: Wilrijkse Plein

XXXII Summer OlympicsEdit

25 July 2020 Pool StageNetherlands  v  IndiaTokyo, Japan
20:45 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium
27 July 2020 Pool StageNetherlands  v  IrelandTokyo, Japan
10:00 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium
29 July 2020 Pool StageNetherlands  v  South AfricaTokyo, Japan
09:30 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium
30 July 2020 Pool StageGreat Britain  v  NetherlandsTokyo, Japan
19:00 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium
1 August 2020 Pool StageGermany  v  NetherlandsTokyo, Japan
18:30 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIH Men's and Women's World Ranking". FIH. 1 March 2020. Retrieved 1 March 2020.
  2. ^ Women’s Hockey World Cup: Netherlands beat Ireland 6–0 to win record eighth title, Scroll.in
  3. ^ "Home – FIH".
  4. ^ "Home – FIH".
  5. ^ "Home – FIH".
  6. ^ "Home – FIH".
  7. ^ "Home – FIH".
  8. ^ "FIH confirms Spain men and Belgium women join Hockey Pro League". FIH.

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