the 1st time they will met in competitive football will be the 2010 world cup final
2 times. Netherlands reached the final in the FIFA World Cup in 1974 and 1978.
I think they have qualified seven times.
Netherlands played the ICC World Cup four times in 1996, 2003, 2007 & 2011.
The Netherlands have never won the world cup. They reached the final in 1974 and 1978.
Japan has never won the football world cup.