FIFA World Cup 2014
Location: Western Europe
Population: 16, 819, 595
Netherlands best performance so far in the World Cups
In 1974, 1978 and 2010 World Cup, Netherlands was runner-up.
2014 FIFA Group
Netherlands belongs to Group B along with Spain, Chile and Australia.
Netherlands Team 2014
Coach: Louis van Gaal
Captain: Robin van Persie
Goalkeeper: Jasper Cillessen/ Michel Vorm/ Tim Krul
Star: Arjen Robben, van Persie
Preferred Formation: 5-3-2 OR 4-3-3
“We consider ourselves as outsiders. I arrived as coach with certain targets: qualify for the finals, and then reach the semifinals.” -Louis van Gaal