"I ended the negotiations," he said. "Last week, after qualifying for the World Cup, a number of people were sacked from my staff, which I think is unacceptable. I now hear from the media that there is a successor. So now I know it's over."
Edgardo Bauza replaces Van Marwijk as coach of Saudi Arabia →
"At a crucial stage Maarten Stekelenburg saved us," Netherlands coach Bert van Marwijk said.
Netherlands tops Slovakia to advance →