Dwight Lodeweges

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Dwight Lodeweges
Personal information
Date of birth (1957-10-26) 26 October 1957 (age 57)
Place of birth Turner Valley, Alberta, Canada
Playing position Defender
Youth career
1975 V.V.O.P.
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1975–1979 Go Ahead Eagles
1979–1982 Edmonton Drillers 96 (10)
1982–1983 Go Ahead Eagles 17 (0)
1983 Montreal Manic 29 (1)
1984–1988 Minnesota Strikers (indoor) 130 (29)
1988–1989 Go Ahead Eagles 32 (0)
1990–1992 Go Ahead Eagles 1 (0)
Total 305 (40)
National team
1978 Netherlands U-21 6 (0)
Teams managed
1989–1990 Go Ahead Eagles (Youth Head Coach)
1990–1995 Go Ahead Eagles (Assistant Coach)
1995–1998 VVOG
1998–2001 FC Zwolle
2001 FC Groningen
2002 FC Groningen II
2003 FC Groningen (Assistant Coach)
2003–2004 SC Heerenveen (Assistant Coach)
2004–2005 Al-Jazira Club (Assistant Coach)
2006–2007 Nagoya Grampus (Assistant Coach)
2007–2008 PSV U-19 (Assistant Coach)
2008–2009 PSV Eindhoven (Assistant Coach)
2009 PSV Eindhoven
2009 NEC Nijmegen
2010 FC Edmonton
2011 JEF United
2013–2014 SC Cambuur
2014– SC Heerenveen
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 June 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Dwight Lodeweges (born 26 October 1957) is a Dutch-Canadian soccer coach and former professional player and the current manager of SC Heerenveen, which plays in the Dutch Eredivisie.

Managerial career[edit]

After the resignation of Huub Stevens, Lodeweges was named PSV Eindhoven's head coach. He finished the season, but then left to become head coach for NEC Nijmegen,[1] On 9 April 2009 signing on for two years.[2] Lodeweges dismissed from the role of manager at NEC Nijmegen, after the defeat 4–0 of Sunday, against PSV Eindhoven.[3]

On 9 March 2010 was named as the new Head Coach of FC Edmonton.[4] He left the club before its first competitive match and signed to coach JEF United Ichihara Chiba of J. League Division 2 on 3 December 2010.[5]


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