Pim Verbeek

Dutch footballer and coach

Pim Verbeek (12 March 1956 – 28 November 2019) was a Dutch football player turned coach. His brother Robert Verbeek is also a football coach.

Pim Verbeek
Pim Verbeek 2019.jpg
Personal information
Full name Peter Tim Dirk Verbeek
Date of birth (1956-03-12)12 March 1956
Place of birth Rotterdam, Netherlands
Date of death 28 November 2019(2019-11-28) (aged 63)
Playing position Manager (former Footballer)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1974–1975 Sparta Rotterdam
1977–1980 Sparta Rotterdam
Teams managed
1981–1984 DS '79
1984–1987 Unitas Gorinchem
1987–1989 De Graafschap
1989 Feyenoord
1991–1992 Wageningen
1992–1993 Groningen
1994–1997 Fortuna Sittard
1998–1999 Omiya Ardija
2000–2002 South Korea (Assistant)
2002–2003 PSV Eindhoven (Reserve Team)
2003 Kyoto Purple Sanga
2004 Netherlands Antilles
2004 Borussia Mönchengladbach (Assistant)
2005 United Arab Emirates (Assistant)
2005–2006 South Korea U-23
2005–2006 South Korea (Assistant)
2006–2007 South Korea
2007–2010 Australia
2010–2014 Morocco U-23
2016–2019 Oman
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

The Korea Football Association signed him to a coaching contract on 26 June 2000 .[1] He was appointed as coach of Oman at 2016, after Oman's failure to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

On 12 February 2019, Sparta Rotterdam announced that they had reached an agreement with Pim Verbeek about joining the club as a member of the board.[2]

Verbeek died of cancer on 28 November 2019 at the age of 63.[3]

Managerial statisticsEdit

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Team From To Record
G W D L Win %
Omiya Ardija 1999 1999 36 18 1 17 50.00
Kyoto Purple Sanga 2003 2003 16 4 4 8 25.00
Total 52 22 5 25 42.31

ReferencesEdit

  1. "South Korea name Verbeek as boss". BBC. 26 June 2006. Retrieved 6 December 2007.
  2. PIM VERBEEK COMPLETEERT BESTUUR SPARTA ROTTERDAM, sparta-rotterdam.nl, 12 February 2019
  3. Former Socceroos coach Pim Verbeek dies aged 63 after cancer battle
  4. J.League Data Site(in Japanese)