KNVB shifts with Van de Looi ‘extra manpower’ to Orange

The technical staff of the Dutch national team will temporarily be supplemented by Erwin van de Looi. He leaves the national coach of the Dutch Junior Team for what it is like to assist the Dutch interim coach Dwight Lodeweges.

Van de Looi was trainer in the premier league of FC Groningen and Willem II and has been working for the KNVB since 2018.

Extra manpower

The KNVB reports that after the departure of Ronald Koeman to Barcelona for the coming international period there was a need for “extra manpower in the staff” In addition to Lodeweges and Van de Looi, assistant Maarten Stekelenburg also belongs to the staff.

Program Orange

The Netherlands will play its first Nations League game with Poland on Friday 4 September. Three days later, Monday, September 7, Italy is the second opponent of the Dutch Team in the Nations League.

Both duels will be played in the Johan Cruijff Arena in Amsterdam and start at 20.45.