Holland is one of the greatest footballing nations in the world. Dutch clubs such as Ajax, Feyenoord and PSV, have excellent and well-recognized youth systems (particularly Ajax), which have produced some of the greatest players ever to play the game in a Holland shirt (Johan Cruyff being the prime example, in Rinus Michels's total football side of the '70s).
As a national team, the Dutch have dazzled the world with their performances in World Cup competitions. The "Total Football" philosophy that Holland is reputed for irrevocably changed the face of the game worldwide, combining aesthetic pleasure with clinical efficiency in a 4-3-3 formation.
These innovations. as well as talented players, made ripples on the face of the footballing world. Only the most talented can have the honour to be an Oranje. Let's look at the best players in the history of the game to have done that.