Koeman confirmed as new coach!

Dijk van den Bunt
Dijk van den Bunt
20/04/2022 22:03
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Ronald Koeman has agreed to return to Oranje!

The new contract spans over three and a half year, ending in 2026 and was confirmed by KNVB in the beginning of April.

The 59-yearl old former Oranje coach was expected to take over from Louis van Gaal after the World Cup in December. Van Gaal, 70, revealed some weeks ago that he as undergoing treatment for prostate cancer after being diagnosed with the disease in 2020.

Koeman who was the national coach from 2018 – 2020 left for FC Barcelona and Frank de Boer took over the reins for the Euro 2020 where Oranje were knocked out in the second round.by the Czech Republic.

This time, if he stays for the full period, he hopes to see the team in Euro 2024 and World Cup 2026.