Also Vermeulen gets out of the supervisory board of the KNVB


Also Vermeulen gets out of the supervisory board of the KNVB

Also Ger Vermeulen is from the board of directors of the KNVB have stepped. He follows the example of president Johan Lokhorst. The other members are.

Lokhorst stepped up Friday after the Eredivisieclubs the trust had terminated and in the full supervisory board. The other four members of the supervisory board (Simon Kelder, Henk Kivits, Johan de Kock, Vermeulen gave when to consider.

“In the last few weeks, there is around the supervisory board paid in football, an atmosphere is created in which I no longer can, but also does not want to function,” says Vermeulen in a press release of the Dutch fa (KNVB) over his decision.

The management board paid in football, the three remaining commissioners are asked in the interests of continuity until the next general meeting football in function to continue.


Back Michael van Praag showed Monday, still know that all supervisory board members leave, as him.

“You can’t work with people who are their colleagues in the bondsbestuur structural information. This week We are going a tough conversation to have with the still-sitting board”, let the president of the Dutch football association in RTL Late Night know.

“We as bondsbestuur do not accept that we are colleagues, we do not inform. We are now taking the lead and we’re going to do something to the beslissingsstructuur and go take a good look at the structure of the organization, because you can’t.”

The unrest is partly to be traced back to the departure of Bert van Oostveen as director of football in the league. The appointment of Gijs de Jong as its successor is due to criticism of the Eredivisieclubs suspended.

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