Dutch players like Robin van Persie, Arjen Robben and Wesley Sneijder are on the tips of everyone's tongues but will have a hard time getting on a list like this.
The Dutch have provided World Football with some great players, coaches and one beautiful concept of how to play the game.
A lot of the players on this list are from the era where Total Football began, and their successors today can thank them for paving the way.
If you haven't already read David Winner's brilliant book, "Brilliant Orange: The Neurotic Genius of Dutch Soccer," then pick it up. It really provides some great reading on some of the nation's best players.
Here are the 20 Best Dutch Players of All Time.