Netherlands men's national field hockey team
The Netherlands national men's field hockey team represents the Netherlands in international men's field hockey and is controlled by the Koninklijke Nederlandse Hockey Bond, the governing body for field hockey in the Netherlands.
|Association||Royal Dutch Hockey Federation|
(Koninklijke Nederlandse Hockey Bond)
|Assistant coach(es)||Rick Mathijssen|
|Most caps||Teun de Nooijer (453)|
|Top scorer||Paul Litjens (267)|
|Current|| 3 1 (2 June 2021)|
|Highest||2 (2003, 2005, June 2014 – June 2016)|
|Lowest||4 (2006, 2008–2009, April 2017 – July 2018, April 2021 – June 2021)|
|Appearances||19 (first in 1928)|
|Best result||1st (1996, 2000)|
|Appearances||14 (first in 1971)|
|Best result||1st (1973, 1990, 1998)|
|Appearances||18 (first in 1970)|
|Best result||1st (1983, 1987, 2007, 2015, 2017, 2021)|
The Netherlands are one of the most successful teams in the world, having won the Summer Olympics twice, the Hockey World Cup three times, the Champions Trophy eight times, the EuroHockey Nations Championship five times and the Hockey World League once.
|EuroHockey Championships record|
||3rd place game||3rd||6||5||0||1||22||4|
||3rd place game||4th||7||4||1||2||28||15|
||3rd place game||3rd||5||3||0||2||22||6|
||3rd place game||3rd||5||4||0||1||22||9|
||3rd place game||3rd||5||4||0||1||21||7|
Sultan Azlan Shah Cup
- *Draws include knockout matches decided on a penalty shoot-out.
The following 18 players were named on 28 May 2021 for the 2021 EuroHockey Championship in Amstelveen, Netherlands.
Caps updated as of 4 June 2021, after the match against France.
Head coach: Max Caldas
The following players have been called up for the national team in the last 12 months or are part of the current training squad.
Most capped players
Below is a list of the 10 players with the most caps for the Netherlands, as of 19 November 2018.