Hans van de Haar
Johannes "Hans" van de Haar (born February 1, 1975) is a Dutch football manager and former player.
|Full name||Johannes van de Haar|
|Date of birth||February 1, 1975|
|Place of birth||Amersfoort, Netherlands|
|Height||1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|FC Lienden (manager)|
|1999||KFC Uerdingen 05||21||(5)|
|2007–2009||ADO Den Haag||33||(9)|
|2008–2009||→ AGOVV (loan)||20||(5)|
|2010||Dayton Dutch Lions||11||(3)|
|2016–2018||FC Utrecht (assistant)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of May 8, 2018 (UTC)|
Van de Haar was born in Amersfoort. He played in the Dutch, German and Austrian football leagues, having played with HFC Haarlem, De Graafschap, KFC Uerdingen 05, SSV Ulm 1846, SW Bregenz, FC Utrecht and RKC Waalwijk, ADO Den Haag and AGOVV Apeldoorn. He won the KNVB Cup twice with Utrecht in 2003 and 2004, and subsequently played in the UEFA Cup.
In May 2010, van de Haar signed a two and a half year contract to play for the new American team Dayton Dutch Lions in the USL Premier Development League. Van de Haar made his first appearance for the Dutch Lions on May 15, 2010 against the Cleveland Internationals, and scored his team's second goal in a 3–0 victory.
He returned to the Netherlands to play for SV Spakenburg following the conclusion of the 2010 PDL season in August.
In the summer of 2013, Van de Haar became manager of Topklasse side FC Lienden. In 2016, he moved to SV Spakenburg to become the head coach of the team in the newly formed Second Division, where he was a fired on January 7, 2017. On May 8, 2018 he was added to FC Lienden's staff for the remainder of the 2017–2018 season. He is also an assistant-trainer at FC Utrecht.
- "Van de Haar zet loopbaan voort in Amerika" (in Dutch). Voetbal International. Retrieved January 28, 2010.
- "Akron Summit Assault at Dayton Dutch Lions 0:3". uslsoccer.com. May 15, 2010. Archived from the original on March 14, 2012. Retrieved December 15, 2011.
- "Hans van de Haar naar Spakenburg" (in Dutch). April 25, 2010. Archived from the original on March 6, 2012. Retrieved December 15, 2011.
- "Hans van de Haar: 'Ik heb altijd een wat bijzondere band met Spakenburg gehad'" (in Dutch). Retrieved December 15, 2011.
- "Spakenburg ontslaat trainer Van de Haar" (in Dutch). Retrieved May 8, 2018.
- "Hans van de Haar per direct toegevoegd aan technische staf FC Lienden" (in Dutch). Retrieved May 8, 2018.