Netherlands women's national field hockey team


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.

Netherlands
AssociationDutch Hockey Confederation
(Koninklijke Nederlandse Hockey Bond)
ConfederationEHF (Europe)
CoachAlyson Annan
Assistant coach(es)Rhett Halkett
Albert Manenschijn
Simon Zyp
ManagerFemke Kooijman
CaptainEva de Goede
Home
Away
FIH ranking
Current 1 (2 June 2021)[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, 2021)

Tournament records


Netherlands at the 2012 Olympic Games and in a match against Germany in 1960
World Cup[3]
Year Host city Position
1974 Mandelieu, France 1st
1976 West Berlin, West Germany 3rd
1978 Madrid, Spain 1st
1981 Buenos Aires, Argentina 2nd
1983 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1st
1986 Amsterdam, Netherlands 1st
1990 Sydney, Australia 1st
1994 Dublin, Ireland 6th
1998 Utrecht, Netherlands 2nd
2002 Perth, Australia 2nd
2006 Madrid, Spain 1st
2010 Rosario, Argentina 2nd
2014 The Hague, Netherlands 1st
2018 London, England 1st
2022 Terrassa, Spain & Amstelveen, Netherlands Qualified
Champions Trophy[4]
Year Host city Position
1987 Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
1989 Germany, West Germany 5th
1991 Berlin, Germany 3rd
1993 Amstelveen, Netherlands 2nd
1995 Mar del Plata, Argentina DNP
1997 Berlin, Germany 3rd
1999 Brisbane, Australia 2nd
2000 Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
2001 Amstelveen, Netherlands 2nd
2002 Macau, China 3rd
2003 Sydney, Australia 3rd
2004 Rosario, Argentina 1st
2005 Canberra, Australia 1st
2006 Amstelveen, Netherlands 3rd
2007 Quilmes, Argentina 1st
2008 Mönchengladbach, Germany 3rd
2009 Sydney, Australia 3rd
2010 Nottingham, England 2nd
2011 Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
2012 Rosario, Netherlands 3rd
2014 Mendoza, Argentina 3rd
2016 London, United Kingdom 2nd
2018 Changzhou, China 1st
Olympic Games[5]
Year Host city Position
1980 Moscow, Soviet Union N/A
1984 Los Angeles, United States 1st
1988 Seoul, South Korea 3rd
1992 Barcelona, Spain 6th
1996 Atlanta, United States 3rd
2000 Sydney, Australia 3rd
2004 Athens, Greece 2nd
2008 Beijing, China 1st
2012 London, United Kingdom 1st
2016 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 2nd
2020 Tokyo, Japan TBD
EuroHockey Nations Championship[6]
Year Host city Position
1984 Lille, France 1st
1987 London, England 1st
1991 Brussels, Belgium 4th
1995 Amsterdam, Netherlands 1st
1999 Cologne, Germany 1st
2003 Barcelona, Spain 1st
2005 Dublin, Ireland 1st
2007 Manchester, England 2nd
2009 Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
2011 Mönchengladbach, Germany 1st
2013 Boom, Belgium 3rd
2015 London, England 2nd
2017 Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
2019 Antwerp, Belgium 1st
2021 Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st
World League[7]
Year Round Host city Position
2012–13 Semifinal Rotterdam, Netherlands 2nd
Final San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina 1st
2014–15 Semifinal Antwerp, Belgium 1st
Final Rosario, Argentina 5th
2016–17 Semifinal Brussels, Belgium 1st
Final Auckland, New Zealand 1st
Pro League[8]
Year Finals Host city Position
2019 Amstelveen, Netherlands 1st

Team


Current squad

The following 18 players were named in the Netherlands squad for the 2021 Women's EuroHockey Nations Championship.[9]

Head coach: Alyson Annan

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) CapsClub
1 GK Anne Veenendaal (1995-09-07) 7 September 1995 (age 25) 79 Amsterdam
3 DF Sanne Koolen (1996-03-23) 23 March 1996 (age 25) 44 Den Bosch
5 MF Malou Pheninckx (1991-07-24) 24 July 1991 (age 29) 95 Kampong
6 MF Laurien Leurink (1994-11-13) 13 November 1994 (age 26) 108 SCHC
8 MF Marloes Keetels (1993-05-04) 4 May 1993 (age 28) 152 Den Bosch
11 FW Maria Verschoor (1994-04-22) 22 April 1994 (age 27) 139 Amsterdam
13 DF Caia van Maasakker (1989-04-05) 5 April 1989 (age 32) 199 SCHC
15 FW Frédérique Matla (1996-12-28) 28 December 1996 (age 24) 77 Den Bosch
18 DF Pien Sanders (1998-06-11) 11 June 1998 (age 23) 58 Den Bosch
20 MF Laura Nunnink (1995-01-26) 26 January 1995 (age 26) 126 Den Bosch
21 DF Lauren Stam (1994-01-30) 30 January 1994 (age 27) 92 Amsterdam
22 GK Josine Koning (1995-09-02) 2 September 1995 (age 25) 73 Den Bosch
23 DF Margot van Geffen (1989-11-23) 23 November 1989 (age 31) 205 Den Bosch
24 MF Eva de Goede (Captain) (1989-03-23) 23 March 1989 (age 32) 236 Amsterdam
29 MF Stella van Gils (1999-08-04) 4 August 1999 (age 21) 1 Pinoké
33 MF Ilse Kappelle (1998-05-13) 13 May 1998 (age 23) 4 Amsterdam
34 FW Pien Dicke (1999-08-28) 28 August 1999 (age 21) 8 SCHC
35 MF Felice Albers (1999-12-27) 27 December 1999 (age 21) 5 Amsterdam

Coaches

Results


2020 Fixtures & Results

2020 Statistics
Pld W WD LD L GF GA GD Pts
54001195+1415
2020 Women's FIH Pro League
11 January 2020 Away 1 China  0–3  Netherlands Changzhou, China
14:00 Report Zerbo  8', 40'
Leurink  31'
Stadium: Wujin Hockey Stadium
12 January 2020 Away 2 China  2–4  Netherlands Changzhou, China
14:00 Peng  30'
Chen Yi  54'
Report Nunnink  6'
Keetels  23'
Welten  36'
Matla  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
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
30 July 2020 Pool Stage Great Britain  v  Netherlands Tokyo, Japan
19:00 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium
1 August 2020 Pool Stage Germany  v  Netherlands Tokyo, Japan
18:30 Stadium: Oi Hockey Stadium

See also


References