Mendes is a gifted Dutchman who is famed for his versatility as he can operate in midfield or defence.
The former Sparta Rotterdam player is contracted to AZ Alkmaar having joining the club from NAC Breda in 2006.
Fans of the UEFA Champions League might remember Mendes scoring a memorable goal against Arsenal in October 2009.
The 27-year-old was handed his international debut for Holland in 2007 and has since landed seven caps.
He featured for just 10 minutes of the Dutch's qualifying campaign and is likely to be back-up this summer.