Netherlands women's national field hockey team

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Netherlands
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AssociationDutch Hockey Confederation
(Koninklijke Nederlandse Hockey Bond)
ConfederationEHF (Europe)
CoachAlyson Annan
Assistant coach(es)Rhett Halkett
Albert Manenschijn
Stefan Hoogewerff
ManagerFemke Kooijman
CaptainEva de Goede
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FIH ranking
Current 1 Steady (21 December 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)

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.

Tournament records[edit]

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

Team[edit]

Current squad[edit]

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: Australia 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 25) 73 0 Netherlands Amsterdam
22 1GK Josine Koning (1995-09-02) 2 September 1995 (age 25) 67 0 Netherlands SCHC

3 2DF Sanne Koolen (1995-09-02) 2 September 1995 (age 25) 40 0 Netherlands Den Bosch
13 2DF Caia van Maasakker (1989-04-05) 5 April 1989 (age 31) 193 61 Netherlands SCHC
17 2DF Ireen van den Assem (1990-02-09) 9 February 1990 (age 31) 74 12 Netherlands Den Bosch
18 2DF Pien Sanders (1998-06-11) 11 June 1998 (age 22) 53 1 Netherlands Den Bosch
21 2DF Lauren Stam (1994-01-30) 30 January 1994 (age 27) 86 6 Netherlands Amsterdam
23 2DF Margot van Geffen (C) (1989-11-23) 23 November 1989 (age 31) 201 14 Netherlands Den Bosch
27 2DF Yibbi Jansen (1999-11-18) 18 November 1999 (age 21) 17 6 Netherlands SCHC

8 3MF Marloes Keetels (1993-05-04) 4 May 1993 (age 27) 148 21 Netherlands Den Bosch
5 3MF Malou Pheninckx (1991-07-24) 24 July 1991 (age 29) 90 3 Netherlands Kampong
6 3MF Laurien Leurink (1994-11-13) 13 November 1994 (age 26) 102 23 Netherlands SCHC
7 3MF Xan de Waard (1995-11-08) 8 November 1995 (age 25) 151 16 Netherlands SCHC
20 3MF Laura Nunnink (1995-01-26) 26 January 1995 (age 26) 120 2 Netherlands Oranje–Rood
34 3MF Pien Dicke (1999-08-28) 28 August 1999 (age 21) 3 0 Netherlands SCHC

11 4FW Maria Verschoor (1994-04-22) 22 April 1994 (age 26) 133 17 Netherlands Amsterdam
12 4FW Lidewij Welten (1990-07-16) 16 July 1990 (age 30) 212 83 Netherlands Den Bosch
15 4FW Frédérique Matla (1996-12-28) 28 December 1996 (age 24) 72 43 Netherlands Den Bosch
25 4FW Kyra Fortuin (1997-05-15) 15 May 1997 (age 23) 10 4 Netherlands SCHC
35 4FW Felice Albers (1999-12-27) 27 December 1999 (age 21) 5 4 Netherlands Amsterdam


The remainder of the 2020 national squad is as follows:

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

FW Ginella Zerbo (1997-05-05) 5 May 1997 (age 23) 37 17 Netherlands SCHC
FW Marijn Veen (1996-11-18) 18 November 1996 (age 24) 23 11 Netherlands Amsterdam v.  Germany; August 25, 2019

Coaches[edit]

Results[edit]

2020 Fixtures & Results[edit]

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 League[edit]

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

XXXII Summer Olympics[edit]

25 July 2020 Pool Stage Netherlands  v  India Tokyo, Japan
20:45 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium
27 July 2020 Pool Stage Netherlands  v  Ireland Tokyo, Japan
10:00 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium
29 July 2020 Pool Stage Netherlands  v  South Africa Tokyo, Japan
09:30 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium
1 August 2020 Pool Stage Germany  v  Netherlands Tokyo, Japan
18:30 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "FIH Men's and Women's World Ranking". FIH. 21 December 2020. Retrieved 21 December 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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