Ger Lagendijk

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Ger Lagendijk
Ger Lagendijk 1968b.jpg
Ger Lagendijk in 1968
Personal information
Full name Gerrit Lagendijk
Date of birth (1941-11-13)13 November 1941
Place of birth Netherlands
Date of death 11 August 2010(2010-08-11) (aged 68)
Place of death Almelo, Netherlands
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1968 Vancouver Royals 5 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Gerrit "Ger" Lagendijk (13 November 1941 – 11 August 2010) was a Dutch professional football player and agent.

Career[edit]

Ferenc Puskás with Ger Lagendijk

Playing career[edit]

Lagendijk played as a defender. He spent the 1968 season in the North American Soccer League with the Vancouver Royals, scoring one goal in five appearances.[1]

Agent[edit]

After retiring as a player, Lagendijk became an agent, representing a number of Dutch players and managers including Ronald Koeman,[2] Wilfred Bouma,[3] and Ed de Goey.[4]

Death[edit]

Lagendijk died of a heart attack on 11 August 2010, at the age of 68.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NASL career stats". NASL Jerseys. Retrieved 13 August 2010. 
  2. ^ "Trio shy away from Man City post". BBC Sport. 16 May 2007. Retrieved 13 August 2010. 
  3. ^ "Bouma agent plays down Baggies talk". Football.co.uk. 7 May 2010. Retrieved 13 August 2010. 
  4. ^ "TODAY IN THE COCA COLA CHAMPIONSHIP". Yorkshire Evening Post. 28 April 2006. Retrieved 13 August 2010. 
  5. ^ "Ger Lagendijk sterft in harnas" (in Dutch). Telegraaf.nl. 11 August 2010. Retrieved 13 August 2010.