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Marco van Basten get on with FIFA: “the Introduction of VAR at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS was a milestone”

The Dutchman Marco van Basten explains his role at the world’s overarching football FIFA down. The former international and former national coach of the Orange was for two years head of technical development at the organization. He was dealing more explicitly with the introduction of video arbitration in the international fields, and with new musical developments.

The 53-year-old Van Basten will step at the end of October. He has marked more time in the Netherlands with his family to want to spend. Van Basten later is still with FIFA to talk about a possible new role.

Van Basten will look with satisfaction back. “It was a beautiful and instructive period for me,” says the former striker, who in 1988 with the Dutch national team European champion. “I have the football can affect in a completely different way than I was used to. The world CHAMPIONSHIPS in Russia last summer with the introduction of the VAR in this tournament was a milestone.”

On behalf of the FIFA called Zvonimir Boban the influence of Van Basten large. “Thanks to him, we have been able to make important new developments.”

Before he joined the FIFA in the battle went to was Van Basten, coach of Ajax, Heerenveen, AZ and the Dutch national team. As a player for Ajax and AC Milan. “San Marco” won with Milan the two time european Cup 1. He was three times voted the best of Europe and two times to the best of the world.

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