Rob Reekers

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Rob Reekers
Personal information
Full name Robert Reekers
Date of birth (1966-05-07) 7 May 1966 (age 48)
Place of birth Enschede, Overijssel, Netherlands
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Defender
Youth career
1974–1981 KVV Losser
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1981–1982 KVV Losser
1982–1985 FC Twente II
1985–1986 ASC Schöppingen
1986–1995 VfL Bochum 242 (8)
1995–2000 FC Gütersloh 90 (0)
National team
1988–1989 Netherlands 4 (0)
Teams managed
2000–2003 Rot-Weiß Oberhausen
2003–2004 FC Gütersloh
2006–2008 SuS Stadtlohn
2008–2009 Neftchi Baku PFC (assistant)
2009–2012 FC Augsburg (assistant)
2012– Hertha BSC (assistant)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Robert "Rob" Reekers (born 7 May 1966) is a retired Dutch footballer[1] who played in the Netherlands for FC Twente and in Germany for ASC Schöppingen, VfL Bochum and FC Gütersloh. He earned four caps for the Dutch national side between 1988 and 1989. After retiring as a player in 2000, Reekers has managed Rot-Weiß Oberhausen, FC Gütersloh and SuS Stadtlohn.

Reekers worked by the end of June 2009 to June 2012 as Assistant coach of Jos Luhukay at FC Augsburg. For the 2012/13 season, he moved with him to Hertha BSC.[2]

Reekers is one of only six Dutch football players to be selected for the Dutch national team while never having played in the Dutch Eredivisie. The others capped players are Tim Krul, Jordi Cruyff, Jerrel Hasselbaink, Willi Lippens and Wim Hofkens.



  1. ^ "Rob Reekers". Retrieved 25 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "First Team Hertha BSC". Retrieved 16 February 2013. 

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