Ger Lagendijk

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Ger Lagendijk
File: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.

† Appearances (goals)

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

Career

Ferenc Puskás with Ger Lagendijk

Playing career

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

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

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

References

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  2. "Trio shy away from Man City post". BBC Sport. 16 May 2007. Retrieved 13 August 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "Bouma agent plays down Baggies talk". Football.co.uk. 7 May 2010. Retrieved 13 August 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. "TODAY IN THE COCA COLA CHAMPIONSHIP". Yorkshire Evening Post. 28 April 2006. Retrieved 13 August 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  5. "Ger Lagendijk sterft in harnas" (in Nederlands). Telegraaf.nl. 11 August 2010. Retrieved 13 August 2010.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>