In the search for a successor for the departed Mitchell van der Gaag is Excelsior came to a striking name.
Physical therapist Adrie Poldervaart is in talks with the Rotterdam club for the coming season the position of head coach positions. “I am awaiting,” says Poldervaart compared to RTV Rijnmond. “I don’t know if Excelsior takes a decision.”
Poldervaart has been active for years as a physiotherapist at the club of Kralingen, but he also made a name as head coach of the clubs from the amateur. After seasons with Swallows Ahead and Spijkenisse was Poldervaart in the last few years at the helm at Barendrecht. With that club he played in september 2016 in the first round of the KNVB cup with the Rotterdam against Excelsior.