Monthly Archives: October 2019

HVV Return to former glory – Episode 10 – South Asian Football Federation U-19 Championship

Flying from Amsterdam to Bangladesh was a lot better than flying to the Solomon Island. We only had 1 layover stop in Turkey and it was only a thirteen-hour flight compared to the twenty-five-hour flight it used to be when … Continue reading

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HVV Return to former glory – Episode 9 – Season 2 Preseason and Bangladesh u19

After my return from the Solomon Island with a stopover in Bangladesh where I signed the contract to be their under 19 managers. The chairman of the Bangladesh Football Federation also gave me a schedule for the upcoming matches and … Continue reading

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HVV Return to former glory – Episode 8 – U20 World Cup

After we lost the semi-final of the KNVB-beker voor amateurs against FC Rijnvogels I had to take a plane to the Solomon Island for the preparations for the FIFA U-20 World Cup we were going to play. This did mean … Continue reading

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HVV – Return to former glory – Episode 7 – U20 World Cup draw and end of Season one

In March, a delegation of the Solomon Island football federation and me flew to South Korea for the draw for the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup. We were kinda lucky to have qualified because the Oceania Football Confederation received an … Continue reading

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HVV – Return to former glory – Episode 6 – Steady as she goes

The next few months I had a respite from international football, the next matches that Solomon Island was going to play was against Cook Islands Under 20s and American Samoa Under 20s in a couple of weeks after not having … Continue reading

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