Jan Zwartkruis

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Jan Zwartkruis
Jan Zwartkruis 1977.jpg
Personal information
Full name Johannes Hermanus Hendrikus Zwartkruis
Date of birth (1926-02-18)18 February 1926
Place of birth Soesterberg, Netherlands
Date of death 7 March 2013(2013-03-07) (aged 87)
Playing position Manager
Teams managed
Years Team
1975 SV Spakenburg
1976–1977 Netherlands
1978–1981 Netherlands
1978–1981 Netherlands Antilles

Jan Zwartkruis (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈjɑn ˈzʋɑrt.ˌkrœy̯s]) (18 February 1926 – 7 March 2013) was the manager of the Netherlands national football team for two periods (1976–77, 1978–81), coaching the team in 28 matches, including the 1980 UEFA European Football Championship. He also coached the Trinidad and Tobago national football team for a brief moment in the 1980s.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Door: Mark Caldenhoven, Peter Pos. "Oud-bondscoach Jan Zwartkruis (87) overleden - Sport - VK". Volkskrant.nl. Retrieved 2013-03-08. 

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