Ruud Gullit will be his assistant
Dick Advocaat has been named as coach of his native Holland for the third time in his career on Tuesday morning.
Dutch legend and former Newcastle United manager Ruud Gullit will act as his assistant.
Advocaat previously managed the national side from 1992-94 and 2002-04, as well as serving as assistant three times.
The 69-year-old has had stints managing the national teams of the UAE, South Korea, Belgium, Russia and Serbia.
Holland are currently in fourth place in their qualifying group for Russia 2018 and welcome Luxembourg to Rotterdam in June.