Ronald Koeman takes over at AZ

Ronald Koeman has signed a two year contract to replace Louis van Gaal as trainer at premier league champions AZ of Alkmaar.

Koeman was chosen because of his wide experience of European football, the Telegraaf reports. As league winners, AZ will take part in next season’s Champions League competition.
Koeman has reached the quarter finals of the Champions League with three different clubs: Ajax, Benfica and PSV.
Van Gaal has gone to Bayern Munich.

Thank you for donating to

We could not provide the Dutch News service, and keep it free of charge, without the generous support of our readers. Your donations allow us to report on issues you tell us matter, and provide you with a summary of the most important Dutch news each day.

Make a donation