- Van Basten leaves at wereldvoetbalbond FIFA
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Van Basten leaves at wereldvoetbalbond FIFA
12 October 2018 16:03
Last update: 17 minutes ago
Update: 17 minutes ago
Marco van Basten leaves at the end of this month at FIFA, where he worked as chief officer for technical development. He wants more time with his family in the Netherlands spend.
The former topspits held at the wereldvoetbalbond since 2016 on innovation and technological development. In a statement, reports the FIFA that Van Basten is possible in the future returns in a similar function.
“After two good and interesting years I decided to stop at the FIFA”, says Van Basten in a press release. “Especially because I have more in my family in Amsterdam. I have learned a lot in my position and have influence on the game can practice from ‘the other side’. The introduction of the VAR at the world cup in Russia has been a milestone.”