According to Sky Sport Italia, Max Allegri was approached to take the Netherlands job, but is holding out for a club position.
The Dutch side is due to face Italy in the Nations League on Monday evening in Amsterdam.
They are operating under interim manager Dwight Lodeweges after coach Ronald Koeman left to take on the Barcelona job.
The favourite to lead Holland is Henk ten Cate, but Sky Sport Italia report that Allegri had been initially approached.
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