Steijn fifth coach who is son late debut in Eredivisie

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Sem Steijn makes his debut in the Eredivisie.

The first coach in the history of the Premier league that his son speelminuten gave at the highest level was Henk Nienhuis. On June 6, 1987, more than 31 years ago, he sent a coach for Veendam son Evert-Jan field.


Nienhuis was awarded in 1997 following the example of Jimmy Calderwood, who on behalf of Willem II son Scott had debut. Then it took more than seventeen years before it again occurred. In October 2014, gave Peter Bosz coach of Vitesse son Gino a short subbing. It would be for Leaf junior his only action at Vitesse.

Mitchell van der Gaag sends Jordan into the field.

And with his swap was Steijn this season is not unique, because in August was Mitchell van der Gaag him already. The coach of NAC given to his son Jordan in the uitduel in AZ his debut at the highest level. Van der Gaag junior is now rented out to Helmond Sport.

First Division

Jan van Dijk showed, albeit at a lower level in the First Division – see that little trick also. In mid-October 1998 was the first Dominique’s turn, one and a half month later Gregoor make its debut for FC Groningen. More than two years ago, FC Dordrecht-coach Gérard de Nooijer son Bradley are waiting in the football.

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