Dirk Franciscus "Danny" Blind (Dutch pronunciation: [dɪrk frɑnˈsɪskəz ˈdɛni blɪnt]; born 1 August 1961) is a Dutch retired international football player and current coach. He played as a defender for Sparta Rotterdam, Ajax and the Netherlands national team. He currently works as head coach of the Netherlands national team, succeeding Guus Hiddink on 1 August 2015 after Hiddink's contract was terminated.
Blind was born in Oost-Souburg, Netherlands. He is one of the two Dutch players, together with Arnold Mühren, to have won all UEFA club competitions.Close