World Cup Football 2006 Germany

Netherlands

Group: Group C
Coach: Marco van Basten

Squad

No. Player Position ClubAgeCaps
1 Edwin van der Sar (captain) Keeper Manchester United35109
2 Kew Jaliens Defender AZ271
3 Khalid Boulahrouz Defender Hamburger SV2411
4 Joris Mathijsen Defender AZ268
5 Giovanni van Bronckhorst Defender Barcelona3157
6 Denny Landzaat Midfielder AZ3023
7 Dirk Kuyt Forward Feyenoord2519
8 Phillip Cocu Midfielder PSV Eindhoven3597
9 Ruud van Nistelrooy Forward Manchester United2951
10 Rafael van der Vaart Midfielder Hamburger SV2335
11 Arjen Robben Midfielder Chelsea2220
12 Jan Kromkamp Defender Liverpool2511
13 André Ooijer Defender PSV Eindhoven3119
14 John Heitinga Defender Ajax2218
15 Tim de Cler Defender AZ273
16 Hedwiges Maduro Midfielder Ajax2111
17 Robin van Persie Forward Arsenal2210
18 Mark van Bommel Midfielder Barcelona2937
19 Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink Forward PSV Eindhoven277
20 Wesley Sneijder Midfielder Ajax2223
21 Ryan Babel Forward Ajax196
22 Henk Timmer Keeper AZ342
23 Maarten Stekelenburg Keeper Ajax232

These details apply at the tournament start date (Friday 9th June 2006).

Matches

Group Stage

  • Match 6. Sunday 11th June 2006, Leipzig, 14:00 BST
    Group C Match
    Serbia and Montenegro 0–1 Netherlands
    Netherlands goal: Robben (18′)
    Coverage: BBC1

  • Match 22. Friday 16th June 2006, Stuttgart, 17:00 BST
    Group C Match
    Netherlands 2–1 Côte d'Ivoire
    Netherlands goals: van Persie (23′), van Nistelrooy (27′)
    Côte d'Ivoire goal: B. Koné (38′)
    Coverage: ITV1

  • Match 37. Wednesday 21st June 2006, Frankfurt, 20:00 BST
    Group C Match
    Netherlands 0–0 Argentina
    Coverage: ITV1

Round of 16

  • Match 52. Sunday 25th June 2006, Nuremberg, 20:00 BST
    Round of 16
    Portugal 1–0 Netherlands
    Portugal goal: Maniche (23′)
    Coverage: ITV1

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