New Netherlands coach Guus Hiddink said he will make no drastic changes to the team after their third-place finish in Brazil.
Former Manchester United and Dutch forward Ruud van Nistelrooy has been named as the national team's assistant coach.
A mourning Dutch football association wants to postpone discussions over participation in the next World Cup in Russia.
FIFA has released the latest rankings and Bafana Bafana have dropped one spot to be ranked No 66 in the world.
Recap the third/fourth place playoff match between hosts Brazil and the Netherlands.
Brazil have suffered a second defeat in a row, after they were beaten by the Netherlands in the SWC third/fourth place playoff .
The Netherlands squad must stay at the World Cup when coach Louis van Gaal dearly wishes they could just go home.
The second semi-final went all the way to penalties but that didn't stop millions of fans tweeting furiously throughout the match.
Louis van Gaal has confirmed that Ron Vlaar was his third choice to take the first penalty after two players refused his request.
Stormy weather matched the mood in the Netherlands on Thursday after the country's penalty shootout semi-final defeat.
Dutch star duo Arjen Robben and Robin Van Persie empty-handed again as Netherlands ran out of steam at the SWC.
The Dutch media mourned the Netherlands' semi-final defeat where the Oranje succumbed to Argentina in a penalty shootout.
Dutch striker Arjen Robben rued his team's "grim" exit from the Soccer World Cup after being knocked out by Argentina in the semi-finals.
Netherlands coach Louis van Gaal admitted he wanted to use substitute 'keeper Tim Krul in the penalty shootout defeat to Argentina.
Lionel Messi's Argentina beat Netherlands in a penalty shootout to reach the Soccer World Cup final for the first time since 1990.