Van Bronckhorst is packed with coaches such as Frank de Boer and Philip Coco. He always considered himself from a later generation. He was an assisting player in the Orange period, when De Boer and Cocu were out for years.
He has eleven years of experience as a coach. He was an assistant coach with the Dutch under-21 team and in Feyenoord, after which he was the coach of Feyenoord from 2015 to 2019. He became the Dutch champion without a big purse and twice won the KNVB Cup with Feyenoord (plus two Johan Cruyff).
Giovanni van Bronckhorst took the silver in 2010 with Orange at the World Cup in South Africa.
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Before starting work in China, he worked for Citigroup at the invitation of Manchester City. The management of the English club gave him a lot of room to develop further.
As a player he worked at the absolute top. He won fourteen major trophies, split between Feyenoord, Glasgow Rangers, Arsenal and Barcelona. He became champion in Scotland, England and Spain and won the Champions League with Barcelona.
Van Bronckhurst is currently free. He returned from China last winter, where his assistant Jean-Paul van Gastel took up his job at Guangzhou R&F.
Louis van Gaal had already been brought up before Van Ten Kate pulled out. The man, who has coached the Orange team twice in recent days, indicated that he would not turn down an offer. Van Bronckhorst is more accurate. The former Feyenoord player said: “I don’t want to discuss things through the media at the moment.” Telegraph.
Giovanni van Bronckhorst led Feyenoord to the national title in 2017.
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On Saturday evening, Van Bronckhorst joined we To provide more information if requested. “I have said before that my ambition is to become the Orange coach one day. From 1996 to 2010 I was part of the Dutch national team for fourteen years as a player. It was a great honor. I also think it is a great honor to manage the team. I don’t know if it It will happen now, later, or never.”
He revealed that, in any case, Van Bronckhorst did not receive a phone call from Zeist. “At the moment there is absolutely nothing. There have been some, but I should have a good feeling about my next step. I think that is the most important thing and that has not been the case until now.”
Geo did not specify which system he would use as a national coach. “I’m not going to tell you until I start. Anyway, I like the dynamic: 4-3-3 and the ability to switch. I’m a coach who wants to win and that can be achieved in many ways. That’s the beauty of being a coach. It’s possible in offensive football, but also with mass.” Good, for example.
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