Anton Janssen

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Anton Janssen
Personal information
Full name Anton Janssen
Date of birth (1963-08-10) 10 August 1963 (age 53)
Place of birth Tiel, Netherlands
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1982–1986 NEC 87 (9)
1986–1987 Fortuna Sittard 47 (7)
1987–1989 PSV 30 (4)
1989–1991 Kortrijk 60 (5)
1991–1994 Fortuna Sittard 97 (15)
1994–2001 NEC 187 (17)
Teams managed
2011–2012 VV Gemert
2012–2013 FC Oss
2013–2014 NEC
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 26 May 2014 (UTC).

Anton Janssen (born 10 August 1963 in Tiel, Gelderland) is a retired Dutch footballer who played for PSV Eindhoven and was part of their European Cup victory in 1988.

Club career[edit]

Janssen also played for NEC Nijmegen, Fortuna Sittard, and K.V. Kortrijk.

Managerial career[edit]

As of season 2011-2012, Janssen became be the first team coach of Topklasse league team VV Gemert. After one season he made his managerial debut as head coach of Eerste Divisie side FC Oss. On 27 August 2013, he succeeded Alex Pastoor as manager of Eredivisie side NEC. He was fired on 26 May 2014 as a result of the relegation of NEC.