Netherlands face early reminder of bitter disappointment

Netherlands will be presented with an immediate reminder of the heartbreak they suffered four years ago when they start the World Cup with a rematch of the 2010 final against Spain in Salvador on the opening day of the tournament.

Hiddink to return as Netherlands coach

Guus Hiddink will return as coach of the Dutch football team after the 2014 World Cup, Dutch media reported on Monday.

Sneijder undisputed captain of Holland: Kuyt

Dirk Kuyt has insisted Wesley Sneijder remains Netherlands` undisputed skipper following the attacking midfielder`s return to the Oranje squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers against Estonia and Romania.

Wesley Sneijder returns to Dutch squad after 6 months

Captain Wesley Sneijder returns to the squad after an absence of six months.

Wesley Sneijder named captain of Dutch football team

Wesley Sneijder has replaced Mark van Bommel as the new captain of the Dutch football team, head coach Louis van Gaal announced ahead of Wednesday`s friendly match against Belgium in Brussels.