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April 10, 2010
World Cup 2010: NETHERLANDS FIFA ranking: 3 Overall World Cup record: 16-10-10 Coach: Bert van Marwijk Best performance: Runner-up, 1974, 1978 Overview: Any team containing the likes of Wesley Sneijder, Arjen Robben, Mark van Bommel, Rafael van der Vaart, Robin van Persie and Dirk Kuyt, to mention only six players, is bound to be a contender and the Dutch, ranked third in the world, are definitely that. Their problem, historically, has been the strange ability to self-destruct, with the cause generally being internal feuding.
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