Koeman pleased with Zeist, the netherlands: “Here hear we are now truly at home’

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Calculated under the new coach Ronald Koeman is Orange after more than thirty years back in sacramento. “And I’m happy with it, despite the fact that it is international and always great to my taste I’ve had in Noordwijk,” says the successor to Dick Advocaat.

Ronald Koeman

“But the football is with us leading. In Zeist we have everything at hand, beautiful fields, for example. But also a new medical centre which we all can measure. Here we hear now really at home.”


Koeman must of Orange-again a strong team that will participate at the european CHAMPIONSHIP 2020. A guided tour of the Woudschoten Hotel, the new berth of the internationals, going past a large common room where the internationals their free time can kill. Large tvs to FIFA to play on the PlayStation, but also a dart board and a old-fashioned ping-pong table. On the walls hang pictures with jubilant internationals at the world cup of 2010 and 2014, where Orange respectively as the second and third ended. A visit to a hotel room shows that the soccer players under a duvet with a orange logo of the KNVB to sleep.

Team building

Koeman wants to team building to do, on and off the football field. He has journalists not really necessary. Under his leadership, collect the internationals again in a closed circle, without television crews for the door. Most training in the run-up to the training duels with England and Portugal are also only a fifteen minutes open to the media. “I think we better operate”, explains the head coach. “And so it goes in the abroad also. And at clubs like Ajax, PSV and Feyenoord also more and more.”

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