Netherlands FIFA World Cup 2022 Squad – The Netherlands is one of the top teams who has witnessed the highs and lows in its football history. Everyone remembers the Netherlands was on a roll a decade ago when the team finished runners-up in the 2010 world cup and finished 3rd in the 2014 world cup. But the way tables changed shocked the world. The Netherlands failed to qualify for the 2018 Russia FIFA World Cup.
Since then, the team has buckled up and has come way too far. The team is performing well and is back where they belong. The Netherlands will not start the tournament as hot favorites but surely have a good chance to turn the tide in their favor.
In this article, we will share all the information you need to know about the Netherlands at the FIFA World Cup 2022.
Past Performances: Netherlands at FIFA World Cup
The Netherlands is one of those teams who have looked dangerous in some phases. The Netherlands started their world cup journey in 1934. They exited in the round of 16 for the first couple of editions.
Then till 1970, the Netherlands was absent from the FIFA World Cup. They marked their presence in 1974 and finished runners-up. The team repeated the ditto performance to finish runners-up in the 1978 FIFA World Cup as well.
Again the Netherlands team failed to qualify for the tournament for two straight editions.
It was the 2010 FIFA World Cup when the team again finished runners-up and registered their best performance in recent times. The 2014 FIFA World Cup was similar where the team finished in third place.
Ups and downs continued as the Netherlands again failed to qualify for the FIFA World Cup in 2018. Now the team is part of the 2022 FIFA World Cup and it will be interesting to see how their journey unfolds.
|1930||Did not enter|
|1934||Round of 16||9th|
|1938||Round of 16||14th|
|1950||Did not enter|
|1958||Did not qualify|
|1982||Did not qualify|
|1990||Round of 16||15th|
|2002||Did not qualify|
|2006||Round of 16||11th|
|2018||Did not qualify|
Netherlands FIFA World Cup 2022 Schedule
The Netherlands are part of Group A along with Senegal, Ecuador and hosts Qatar. The Netherlands have been assigned the responsibility to open the tournament against Senegal on 21st November at Al Thumama Stadium.
The Dutch will face Ecuador in their 2nd group A match on 25th November 2022. The final group stage match will be against the hosts Qatar on 29th November 2022 at Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor.
|21st November 2022||Netherlands vs Senegal||Al Thumama Stadium, Doha|
|25th November 2022||Netherlands vs Ecuador||Khalifa International Stadium, Al Rayyan|
|29th November 2022||Qatar vs the Netherlands||Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor|
Netherlands FIFA World Cup 2022 Squad: 26 Men Probable Player List
The Netherlands is one of those teams everyone is excited about. They are the teams who can upset any top teams on a good day and can lose to any team on a bad day. This is what their historic records suggest.
The Royal Dutch Football Association has announced the list of 26 players who will travel to Qatar. The announcement was made on 11th November 2022. Here are the 26 players who will travel to Qatar for FIFA World Cup 2022.
|DF||Stefan de Vrij|
|DF||Virgil van Dijk (captain)|
|DF||Matthijs de Ligt|
|MF||Frenkie de Jong|
|MF||Marten de Roon|
|FW||Luuk de Jong|
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