Dirk Kuijt - International Appearances


The outstanding Dutch player obtained 98 international caps with his National Team.

He established a series of 35 consecutive appearances (caps 36-70) which was not interrupted by any other matches of the Dutch national team. This is the second highest such series, only behind a series of 38 matches by Edwin van der Sar and shared with Roel Wiersma, who first set a 35-match series between 1954 and 1959.

All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.


Born: 22- 7-1980 in Katwijk
Country:  Netherlands
Caps:	98	(W65-D21-L12 - GF201-GA66 - %77.04)
Goals:  24
Age First Cap:	 24 yr  43 d	 3- 9-2004 vs. Liechtenstein 3-0
Age Last Cap:	 33 yr  85 d	15-10-2013 vs. Turkey 2-0
National Team Career:  9 yr  42 d


Cap     Date     Venue           Opponent       Score    Competition

  1    3- 9-04   Utrecht         Liechtenstein   3-0
  2    8- 9-04   Amsterdam       Czech Republic  2-0     World Cup Qualifier
  3    9-10-04   Skopje          Macedonia       2-2     World Cup Qualifier
  4   13-10-04   Amsterdam       Finland         3-1     World Cup Qualifier
  5   17-11-04   Barcelona       Andorra         3-0     World Cup Qualifier
  6    9- 2-05   Birmingham      England         0-0
  7   26- 3-05   Bucuresti       Romania         2-0     World Cup Qualifier
  8   30- 3-05   Eindhoven       Armenia         2-0     World Cup Qualifier
  9    4- 6-05   Rotterdam       Romania         2-0     World Cup Qualifier
 10    8- 6-05   Helsinki        Finland         4-0     World Cup Qualifier
 11   17- 8-05   Rotterdam       Germany         2-2
 12    3- 9-05   Yerevan         Armenia         1-0     World Cup Qualifier
 13    8-10-05   Praha           Czech Republic  2-0     World Cup Qualifier
 14   12-10-05   Amsterdam       Macedonia       0-0     World Cup Qualifier
 15   12-11-05   Amsterdam       Italy           1-3
 16    1- 3-06   Amsterdam       Ecuador         1-0
 17   27- 5-06   Rotterdam       Cameroon        1-0
 18    1- 6-06   Eindhoven       Mexico          2-1          
 19    4- 6-06   Rotterdam       Australia       1-1
 20   11- 6-06   Leipzig         Serbia-Monten.  1-0     World Cup
 21   21- 6-06   Frankfurt       Argentina       0-0     World Cup
 22   25- 6-06   Nürnberg        Portugal        0-1     World Cup
 23   16- 8-06   Dublin          Ireland         4-0
 24    2- 9-06   Luxembourg      Luxembourg      1-0     European Champ. Qual.
 25    6- 9-06   Eindhoven       Belarus         3-0     European Champ. Qual.
 26    7-10-06   Sofia           Bulgaria        1-1     European Champ. Qual.
 27   15-11-06   Amsterdam       England         1-1
 28    7- 2-07   Amsterdam       Russia          4-1
 29   28- 3-07   Celje           Slovenia        1-0     European Champ. Qual.
 30    2- 6-07   Seoul           South Korea     2-0
 31    6- 6-07   Bangkok         Thailand        3-1     
 32   22- 8-07   Genève          Switzerland     1-2
 33   12- 9-07   Tiranë          Albania         1-0     European Champ. Qual.
 34   17-11-07   Rotterdam       Luxembourg      1-0     European Champ. Qual.
 35   21-11-07   Minsk           Belarus         1-2     European Champ. Qual.
 36   24- 5-08   Rotterdam       Ukraine         3-0 
 37   29- 5-08   Eindhoven       Denmark         1-1
 38    1- 6-08   Rotterdam       Wales           2-0
 39    9- 6-08   Bern            Italy           3-0     European Championship
 40   13- 6-08   Bern            France          4-1     European Championship
 41   17- 6-08   Bern            Romania         2-0     European Championship
 42   21- 6-08   Basel           Russia          1-3 aet European Championship
 43   20- 8-08   Moskva          Russia          1-1
 44    6- 9-08   Eindhoven       Australia       1-2
 45   10- 9-08   Skopje          Macedonia       2-1     World Cup Qualifier
 46   11-10-08   Rotterdam       Iceland         2-0     World Cup Qualifier
 47   15-10-08   Oslo            Norway          1-0     World Cup Qualifier
 48   19-11-08   Amsterdam       Sweden          3-1
 49   11- 2-09   Radès           Tunisia         1-1 
 50   28- 3-09   Amsterdam       Scotland        3-0     World Cup Qualifier
 51    1- 4-09   Amsterdam       Macedonia       4-0     World Cup Qualifier
 52    6- 6-09   Reykjavík       Iceland         2-1     World Cup Qualifier
 53   10- 6-09   Rotterdam       Norway          2-0     World Cup Qualifier
 54   12- 8-09   Amsterdam       England         2-2  
 55    5- 9-09   Enschede        Japan           3-0
 56    9- 9-09   Glasgow         Scotland        1-0     World Cup Qualifier
 57   10-10-09   Sydney          Australia       0-0
 58   14-11-09   Pescara         Italy           0-0
 59   18-11-09   Heerenveen      Paraguay        0-0
 60    3- 3-10   Amsterdam       United States   2-1
 61   26- 5-10   Freiburg im Br. Mexico          2-1 
 62    1- 6-10   Rotterdam       Ghana           4-1
 63    5- 6-10   Amsterdam       Hungary         6-1
 64   14- 6-10   Johannesburg    Denmark         2-0     World Cup
 65   19- 6-10   Durban          Japan           1-0     World Cup
 66   24- 6-10   Cape Town       Cameroon        2-1     World Cup
 67   28- 6-10   Durban          Slovakia        2-1     World Cup
 68    2- 7-10   Port Elizabeth  Brazil          2-1     World Cup
 69    6- 7-10   Cape Town       Uruguay         3-2     World Cup
 70   11- 7-10   Johannesburg    Spain           0-1 aet World Cup
 71    3- 9-10   Serravalle      San Marino      5-0     European Champ. Qual.
 72    8-10-10   Chisinau        Moldova         1-0     European Champ. Qual.  
 73   12-10-10   Amsterdam       Sweden          4-1     European Champ. Qual.  
 74    9- 2-11   Eindhoven       Austria         3-1
 75   25- 3-11   Budapest        Hungary         4-0     European Champ. Qual. 
 76   29- 3-11   Amsterdam       Hungary         5-3     European Champ. Qual.  
 77    4- 6-11   Goiânia         Brazil          0-0
 78    8- 6-11   Montevideo      Uruguay         1-1 [1] Copa Fraternidad
 79    2- 9-11   Eindhoven       San Marino     11-0     European Champ. Qual.  
 80    6- 9-11   Helsinki        Finland         2-0     European Champ. Qual.  
 81    7-10-11   Rotterdam       Moldova         1-0     European Champ. Qual.  
 82   11-10-11   Solna           Sweden          2-3     European Champ. Qual.  
 83   11-11-11   Amsterdam       Switzerland     0-0
 84   15-11-11   Hamburg         Germany         0-3
 85   29- 2-12   London          England         3-2
 86   26- 5-12   Amsterdam       Bulgaria        1-2
 87   30- 5-12   Rotterdam       Slovakia        2-0
 88    2- 6-12   Amsterdam       N. Ireland      6-0
 89    9- 6-12   Kharkiv         Denmark         0-1     European Championship
 90   13- 6-12   Kharkiv         Germany         1-2     European Championship
 91   12-10-12   Rotterdam       Andorra         3-0     World Cup Qualifier
 92   14-11-12   Amsterdam       Germany         0-0
 93    6- 2-13   Amsterdam       Italy           1-1
 94   11- 6-13   Beijing         China           2-0
 95    6- 9-13   Tallinn         Estonia         2-2     World Cup Qualifier
 96   10- 9-13   Andorra la V.   Andorra         2-0     World Cup Qualifier
 97   11-10-13   Amsterdam       Hungary         8-1     World Cup Qualifier
 98   15-10-13   Istanbul        Turkey          2-0     World Cup Qualifier

[1] Netherlands lost 3-4 on penalties (no extra time played)

Total Record  
 
    GP    GW   GD   GL   GF  GA     Pts  Percentage
    98    65   21   12  201- 66     151      77.04
 

Types of Matches and Goals

                      Goals Matches
Friendlies        	 8   41
World Cup Qualifier	 6   24  [2006:3/11; 2010:3/8; 2014:0/5]
World Cup         	 1   10  [2006:0/3; 2010:1/7]
European Champ. Qual.    7   16  [2008:1/7; 2012:6/9]
European Championship    1    6  [2008:1/4; 2012:0/2]
Other Tournaments        1    1

Total                	24   98

Goals

Cap  3    1 goal
Cap  9    1 goal
Cap 10    1 goal
Cap 16    1 goal
Cap 25    1 goal
Cap 32    1 goal
Cap 36    1 goal
Cap 40    1 goal
Cap 48    1 goal
Cap 50    1 goal
Cap 51    2 goals
Cap 54    1 goal
Cap 60    1 goal
Cap 62    1 goal
Cap 64    1 goal
Cap 71    1 goal
Cap 74    1 goal
Cap 75    1 goal
Cap 76    2 goals
Cap 78    1 goal
Cap 79    1 goal
Cap 82    1 goal

Total    24 goals


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Last updated: 17 Oct 2013

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