The Netherlands will almost certainly send 39 players to the FIFA World Cup in Qatar in 2022.
Group A consists of Senegal, Ecuador, and Qatar. Louis Van Gaal will select 26 players from this group to represent the Netherlands at the World Cup on November 11.
Netherlands 2022 World Cup Squad (Final Roster)
Netherlands team announced their Final 26-man World Cup squad on Friday, November 11. Which is 3 days ahead of the FIFA-imposed deadline.
Here’s the final 26-Man for FIFA World Cup 2022:
|Goalkeeper||Remko Pasveer||Ajax (NED)||38||2|
|Goalkeeper||Andries Noppert||Heerenveen (NED)||28||0|
|Goalkeeper||Justin Bijlow||Feyenoord (NED)||24||6|
|Defender||Virgil van Dijk||Liverpool (ENG)||31||49|
|Defender||Nathan Ake||Manchester City (ENG)||27||29|
|Defender||Jeremie Frimpong||Bayer Leverkusen (NED)||21||0|
|Defender||Stefan de Vrij||Inter (ITA)||30||59|
|Defender||Daley Blind||Ajax (NED)||32||94|
|Defender||Matthijs de Ligt||Bayern Munich (GER)||23||38|
|Defender||Tyrell Malacia||Manchester United (ENG)||23||6|
|Defender||Jurrien Timber||Ajax (NED)||21||10|
|Defender||Denzel Dumfries||Inter (ITA)||26||37|
|Midfielder||Frenkie de Jong||Barcelona (SPA)||25||45|
|Midfielder||Davy Klaassen||Ajax (NED)||29||35|
|Midfielder||Xavi Simons||PSV Eindhoven (NED)||19||0|
|Midfielder||Steven Berghuis||Ajax (NED)||30||39|
|Midfielder||Marten de Roon||Atalanta (ITA)||31||30|
|Midfielder||Kenneth Taylor||Ajax (NED)||20||2|
|Midfielder||Teun Koopmeiners||Atalanta (ITA)||24||9|
|Forward||Memphis Depay||Barcelona (SPA)||28||81|
|Forward||Steven Bergwijn||Ajax (NED)||25||24|
|Forward||Cody Gakpo||PSV Eindhoven (NED)||23||9|
|Forward||Wout Weghorst||Besiktas (TUR)||30||15|
|Forward||Vincent Janssen||Royal Antwerp (BEL)||28||20|
|Forward||Luuk de Jong||PSV Eindhoven (NED)||32||38|
|Forward||Noa Lang||Club Brugge (BEL)||23||5|
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Netherlands Team Preview
The Dutch are a mystery in the World Cup this year. Internationally, they have struggled for 10 years, despite sending elite players to European clubs.
Even though they defeated Brazil 3-0 in the third-place game, the Netherlands were dissatisfied with their third-place finish in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
They failed not qualify for the World Cup in 2016 or 2018, and they were barred from competing in the Euro 2020 competition.
After Euro 2020, Louis van Gaal will return. In 2014, he guided them to the World Cup. He believes that this fantastic squad should alter their strategies in Qatar.
The Dutch are anticipated to fare well as group hosts, but if Qatar wins home-field advantage, they will also face Senegal and Ecuador.
If this group advances to the following round, they will be extremely dangerous due to their composition of the finest club players in Europe. The Dutch will not be satisfied unless they reach the last eight teams.
Despite having a plethora of quality young players at his disposal, Louis van Gaal frequently prioritizes experience above potential.
Our Prediction about Netherlands at FIFA World Cup 2022
After years of humiliation throughout the world, the Netherlands is now ready to fire up. They were eliminated from the 2018 World Cup as well as the 16th and final round of Euro 2020.
Van Gaal guided the Dutch to a 7-1 record in their World Cup qualifying group.
Van Gaal, a former Manchester United and Barcelona coach, guided the Netherlands to third place in the 2014 World Cup.
Virgil van Dijk, the captain of Liverpool, has established himself as a quality player. Orajne’s captain hasn’t performed as well as he should have this season, leaving Van Gaal with few viable defensive choices.
Memphis Depay, a substitute for Barcelona, is their greatest scoring option.
Cody Gakpo, a PSV player, is the Oranje’s finest emerging star. Ryan Gravenberch, Tyrell Malacia, and Jurrien Timber are three promising players to keep an eye on for Bayern Munich.
The Dutch defense is formidable. Van Dijk is still a tremendously brilliant individual, despite his recent struggles. Daley Blind, Jurrien Timber, Matthijs de Ligt, and Stefan de Vrij are some of Europe’s top players. These athletes represent the top clubs in Europe.
Van Gaal will deploy a three-cornerback formation to maximize the utilization of his top defensive players.
Van Gaal will start his top defenders in the tournament opener against Senegal. He’s most likely looking for two wingbacks who can go rapidly forward and receive passes from midfielders. Senegal must take action against them.
When is Netherlands World Cup squad announced?
The next World Cup will take place at an unusual period, despite the fact that teams are generally notified six weeks before the tournament.
This might change as the start of the club football season approaches.
We would see the complete roster by October.
How many players will be in the squad?
Because of the fatal COVID-19 virus’s widespread spread last summer, national managers were only able to invite 26 players to the European Championship.
Qatar has increased the number of players that may compete in the World Cup from 23 to 26.
How Many Football World Cups has Netherlands won?
The number of times the Netherlands has reached the World Cup finals but failed to win. They were defeated by West Germany in 1974, Argentina in 1978, and Spain in 2010. In 1988, they won the UEFA Cup.
There will always be players on the roster who do not play due to strategy, accidents, or other unforeseeable factors. Regardless, it is a must to watch their actions in the World Cup 2022.