Van Nistelrooy named as assistant Netherlands coach
AUG 01, 2014 8:00a ET
Ruud van Nistelrooy has been named as one of Holland's assistant coaches.
A tweet from the Dutch football association, the KNVB, announced that Van Nistelrooy, now 38, will work under new coach Guus Hiddink and alongside Danny Blind, who is due to take over from Hiddink in 2018.
Former internationals Pierre van Hooijdonk, Aron Winter, Sonny Silooy and Michael Reiziger have also been given various roles with Holland's junior teams.