Within The Scouting Company, my role encompasses that of co-founder and head scout.
1. Southampton FC – International European Scout (12 Years)
- Successfully scouted and identified top talent from across Europe to strengthen Southampton FC’s squad.
- Contributed to the club’s development and growth in the international football scene.
2. FC Utrecht and Telstar – Technical Director
- As Technical Director, played a pivotal role in shaping the footballing philosophy and strategy of this club.
- Implemented effective player development programs and scouting systems to enhance team performance.
3. KNVB National Coach for Youth and Women Teams
- Guided and nurtured the future stars of Dutch football as the coach for various youth and women’s national teams.
- Helped shape the footballing landscape by mentoring young talents.
4. Scout for the National Team of Holland (1987/1988/1989)
- Identified and recommended top-notch talent to represent the Dutch national team during these crucial years.
- Contributed to the success and reputation of Dutch football on the international stage.
5. Managerial Roles (FC Emmen, FC Eindhoven, and FC Wageningen)
- Managed and coached these clubs, instilling winning mentalities and improving team dynamics.
- Gained invaluable experience in leading teams in competitive football environments.
6. FA Iran National Coach
- Undertook the prestigious role of coaching the Iranian national team, bringing international expertise to the footballing landscape in Iran.