Henk ten Cate is to be the new coach of Al-Ittihad, the Saudi club announced Monday. The 64-year-old, originally from Amsterdam, is going into its third consecutive adventure in the Middle East and so on.
According to the VI’s will be Denny Landzaat, more recently, along with the head coach, Jaap Stam left the Club, and Piet Hamberg, the councillors of the Ten, of whom it is not known how long he was in Al-Ittihad have already signed up.
The negenvoudig the champion of the kingdom of Saudi Arabia, where he Chileen, José Luis Sierra, so will Ten to make it with another ex-Feyenoorder Karim El Ahmadi.
Also, a former PSV eindhoven defender Manuel da Costa has been actively involved in the club in the previous season, the tenth was. This season, Al-Ittihad, which, in 2009, the last time the title is picked up, disappointing at the age of thirteen in the ninth speelrondes.
Ten was last season at the helm of the Al-Wahda of the United Arab Emirates (uae). With the club, he finished as the third, which is the placement in the Champions League is meant. Previously, he was the coach of Al Jazira in the Uae.
Previously, Ten as a head coach or working with Ajax, Go Ahead Eagles, Sparta Rotterdam, NAC Breda, and as an assistant at clubs such as FC Barcelona, and Chelsea.