1998 World Cup Home Shirt

Player: Dennis Bergkamp #8

  • One of two shirts from the 1998 tournament (the other being France) re-released by Nike and Adidas during spring 2010
  • Worn by the non-flying Dutchman Bergkamp during his final World Cup for the Oranje
  • Worn in the heartbreaking, Semi-Final penalty shootout loss to eventual tournament runners-up Brazil
  • One of a handful of kits I own that was not commercially available in the United States

2010-12 Home Shirt

Player: Wesley Sneijder #10

  • The Oranje’s Home shirt (which was worn for 7 out of 8 games at the tournament) for the 2010 World Cup
  • Worn by Dutch Magician Sneijder in a World Cup in which he scored 5 goals and his mastery helped lead the team to the Final match against Spain (an extra time 1-0 loss)

2010-12 Away Shirt


Player: Rafael Van Der Vaart #23

  • Notably worn in a friendly against the USA on March 3, 2010, and against Cameroon in the third group stage game of the 2010 World Cup

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