John Heitinga is also coming season coach of Ajax under 19.
The 34-year-old former defender of the Amsterdam club began last year with the highest youth team of Ajax in order to be eligible for the course professional Football Coach of the KNVB.
“Proud to report that I have another year at the helm standing at Ajax under 19”, writes Heitinga on Instagram. “Tomorrow seizoensafsluiting against FC Utrecht. Next season the title and talent development the goal!”
John Heitinga is delighted with his extra year at Ajax.
At the start of the winter break of the current year was the team of Heitinga is a leader with ten points ahead of PSV, but by the competitieopzet that the KNVB has started each of the teams in 2018 to zero. PSV under-19 Mark van Bommel – Heitinga’s former team-mate at the Dutch national team – grip eventually the national championship.
At Ajax they are very pleased with the work of Heitinga at 19, partly because of all the talent there last year to Ajax and the main body are moved on.