Here is the complete stats of Brazil vs Netherlands head to head in history of football. Brazil is the most successful team which is known for winning World Cup title 5 times, whereas Holland have not won first title of this competition so far. The Little Canary is governed by Brazilian Football Confederation [CBF] & Holland is controlled by Royal Netherlands Football Association [KNVB].
Brazil vs Netherlands Head to Head Stats & Records
|Highest FIFA rank||1 [on 7 Occasions]||1 [August 2011]|
|World Cup Apps.||20||10|
|World Cup titles||5||0|
|Biggest win||vs Bolivia [10–1]||vs San Marino [11–0]|
|Top Goal scorer||Pele [77 Goals]||Robin Van Persie [46 goals]|
So far, 12 international meetings have been recorded between the South American & European team. Out of those 12 games, Brazil won 3 & Holland registered 4 wins. The remaining games were draws. Also, each team have scored 15 goals in last 11 head to head matches. Their next meeting is scheduled to be played at Estadio Nacional de Brasilia for third place in 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Brazil vs Netherlands All Matches Record
|12 Jul 2014||0||3|
|04 Jun 2011||0||0|
|02 Jul 2010||1||2|
|09 Oct 1999||2||2|
|08 Jun 1999||3||1|
|05 Jun 1999||2||2|
|07 Jul 1998||1 [4 Penalty]||1 [2 Penalty]|
|31 Aug 1996||2||2|
|09 Jul 1994||3||2|
|20 Dec 1989||1||0|
|03 Jul 1974||0||2|
|02 May 1963||0||1|
The flying Dutchmen & five times world champions have played 4 World Cup games against each other. Both team have won 2 World Cup matches against each other. On 02 May 1963, first international game was played between these 2 teams which was a goalless draw.
The Dutch have record of playing the most World Cup finals without ever winning the tournament. They finished the competition at second spot in 1974, 1978 & 2010 losing to West Germany, Argentina & Spain respectively.
The Green & Yellows are the only ones who played all FIFA World Cup competitions. In the year of 2014, they played 20th edition of FIFA World Cup & qualified for the semi finals in which they faced their biggest defeat in football history against Germany by 1–7.
On 30 April 1905, Holland played their first ever international match against Belgium. In second World Cup tournament , they made their first appearance in the biggest competition of football. In that competition, they finished at 9th spot after playing single game.
Pele is the top goal scorer of Canarinho who scored 77 goals in his football career. On the other hand, the current captain of Dutch Robin Van Persie is at top of the list for scoring 46 goals for his national football team.