Henk van Stee will be working as technical manager at Sparta. The former player of the Rotterdam based club has Monday for four years signed. FC Utrecht has with Jelle Goes a new head of youth captured.
Sparta had been around since the resignation of Alex Pastor, in december of last year, looking for a technical manager. Pastor combined on The Castle trainerschap with that function.
“It’s good to be back at Sparta,” says Van Stee Monday at the announcement of the news on the site of Sparta. The 56-year-old Dutchman will work with Leo Beenhakker, who is technical advisor for the club.
“Leo has in the recent period, many things picked up, especially in the short term to achieve success”, continues Van Stee, who in the late eighties as a player was under contract at Sparta, and then also as assistant coach was in Rotterdam.
“My focus is in addition to the short-term, of course, also to the long-term to Sparta on the sporting field, including spelerszaken and scouting, to bring. I look forward to, in cooperation with Leo the technical policy.”
By Stee in the past, head coach at VVV, Feyenoord, AZ, Excelsior and de Graafschap. Over the past ten years was the Dutchman particularly active as the head jeugopleiding in Eastern Europe, first at Shakhtar Donetsk, and between 2009 and 2014 in Russia with Zenit St. Petersburg. Between 2014 and 2016, he was a technical director of Zenit.
Goes, that in the past Russia also worked as head jeugdlopleiding at CSKA Moscow and Anzhi Makhachkala, has Monday a contract until mid-2021 signed by FC Utrecht as the ‘manager academy’. The 47-year-old Blaricummer is in the youth academy of the Dutch lads played down the successor of Henny Lee.
Goes until may, 2017 technical manager for the KNVB. He was in the football association responsible for the report, the Winners of Tomorrow about the future of Dutch football.
“We are convinced that Jelle Goes is the right person for the convert of the following steps with the FC Utrecht Academy,” says director of football cases Jordy Zuidam on the site of FC Utrecht.
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