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Encyclopedia > Excelsior Rotterdam
Excelsior
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Full name Stichting Betaald Voetbal
Excelsior
Nickname(s) The Kralingers,

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Founded July 23, 1902
Ground Stadion Woudestein,

Rotterdam July 23 is the 204th day (205th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 161 days remaining. ... 1902 (MCMII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Stadion Woudestein is a multi-use stadium in Rotterdam, Netherlands. ... Rotterdam Location Coat of arms The coat of arms reads Sterker door Strijd, i. ...

Capacity 3,527
Chairman Nico Janssens
Manager Ton Lokhoff
League Eredivisie
2005-06 Eerste Divisie, 1st
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Excelsior is a professional football club from Rotterdam, in the Kralingen-Crooswijk district. It was founded on July 23, 1902 and was formerly known as 'Rotterdamse Voetbal en Atletiek Vereniging Excelsior' (Rotterdam Football and Athletics Union Excelsior). The club plays in the top Dutch league, Eredivisie. The following is an incomplete list of football (soccer) stadiums. ... The Eredivisie (English: Honorary Division) is the highest football league in the Netherlands. ... The Eerste Divisie is an division for clubs who are relegated from the Eredivisie,but the champion of the Eerste Divisie promotes to the Eredivisie,and the clubs who ended position 2-7 play Nacompetitie,and the number 1 of the group also promotes to the Eredivisie. ... Image File history File links left arm of kit template File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... body of kit template File links The following pages link to this file: Arsenal F.C. Ajax Amsterdam AZ Alkmaar A.S. Roma Torino Calcio A.C. Milan ACF Fiorentina Bristol City F.C. Charlton Athletic F.C. Chievo Verona Chelsea F.C. England national football team Wikipedia:WikiProject Football... rightarm of kit template File links The following pages link to this file: Arsenal F.C. Ajax Amsterdam AZ Alkmaar A.S. Roma Torino Calcio A.C. Milan ACF Fiorentina Bristol City F.C. Charlton Athletic F.C. Chievo Verona Chelsea F.C. England national football team Wikipedia:WikiProject Football... Image File history File links Kit_shorts. ... socks of kit template File links The following pages link to this file: Arsenal F.C. Ajax Amsterdam AZ Alkmaar A.S. Roma Torino Calcio A.C. Milan ACF Fiorentina Bristol City F.C. Charlton Athletic F.C. Chievo Verona Chelsea F.C. England national football team Wikipedia:WikiProject Football... Image File history File links left arm of kit template File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... body of kit template File links The following pages link to this file: Arsenal F.C. Ajax Amsterdam AZ Alkmaar A.S. Roma Torino Calcio A.C. Milan ACF Fiorentina Bristol City F.C. Charlton Athletic F.C. Chievo Verona Chelsea F.C. England national football team Wikipedia:WikiProject Football... rightarm of kit template File links The following pages link to this file: Arsenal F.C. Ajax Amsterdam AZ Alkmaar A.S. Roma Torino Calcio A.C. Milan ACF Fiorentina Bristol City F.C. Charlton Athletic F.C. Chievo Verona Chelsea F.C. England national football team Wikipedia:WikiProject Football... Image File history File links Kit_shorts. ... socks of kit template File links The following pages link to this file: Arsenal F.C. Ajax Amsterdam AZ Alkmaar A.S. Roma Torino Calcio A.C. Milan ACF Fiorentina Bristol City F.C. Charlton Athletic F.C. Chievo Verona Chelsea F.C. England national football team Wikipedia:WikiProject Football... Football (soccer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Rotterdam Location Coat of arms The coat of arms reads Sterker door Strijd, i. ... Kralingen-Crooswijk is a township of the city of Rotterdam, the Netherlands. ... July 23 is the 204th day (205th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 161 days remaining. ... 1902 (MCMII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... The Eredivisie (English: Honorary Division) is the highest football league in the Netherlands. ...


Excelsior used to be a satellite club of Feyenoord, where Excelsior received money and players (either on loan or free transfer) from Feyenoord Rotterdam. That system ended in 2006. Now there is just a little co-operation in the youth level. Excelsior's home stadium is the Stadion Woudestein, which has a capacity of about 3,527. Feyenoord Rotterdam is a popular Dutch football club from the city of Rotterdam. ... Feyenoord Rotterdam is a Dutch football club from the city of Rotterdam. ...

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Current squad 2006/2007

Note 1: Slory and Bruins are moving to Feyenoord Rotterdam at the end of the 2006-07 season. Image File history File links Flag_of_Suriname. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Sigourney Bandjar (born 1984-08-18 in Paramaribo, Suriname) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Robert Braber (born 1982-11-09 in Rotterdam) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Luigi Bruins (born 1987-03-09 in Rotterdam) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam, where he started his career. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Roel Buikema (born 1976-03-22 in Amsterdam) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... René Theo van Dieren (born 1981-03-12 in Naarden) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Marinus Dijkhuizen (born 1972-01-04 in s-Gravenzande) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Henrico Drost (born 1987-01-21 in Kampen) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Ronald Graafland (born 1979-04-30 in Rotterdam) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Guillano Grot (born 1983-03-15 in Arnhem) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belgium_(civil). ... Daniel Guijo-Velasco (born 1984-02-24 in Hasselt) is a Belgian footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ghana. ... Christian Gyan (born 1978-11-02 in Tema) is a Ghanaian footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Ferry de Haan (born 1972-09-12 in Capelle aan den IJssel) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Damiën Hertog (born 1974-12-03 in Rotterdam) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Robin Hofman (born 1986-05-03 in Rotterdam) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Rudy Jansen (born 1979-01-02 in Nieuwegein) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Kees Luyckx (born 1986-02-11 in Castricum) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for AZ Alkmaar, where he started his career. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Jörg van Nieuwenhuijzen (born 1978-08-22 in Bergen op Zoom) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Jos van Nieuwstadt (born 1979-11-19 in Waalwijk, Noord-Brabant) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Mitchell Piqué (born 1979-11-20 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Gert Jan Rothman (born 1983-08-23 in Gouda) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Czech_Republic_(bordered). ... Jarda Simr (born 1979-01-31 in Plzen) is a Czech footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Suriname. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Andwélé Slory (born 1982-09-27 in Paramaribo, Suriname) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Sebastiaan Steur (born 1984-03-08 in Volendam) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Johan Voskamp (born 1984-10-15 in De Lier) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam, where he started his career. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Sieme Zijm (born 1978-01-25 in Den Helder, Noord-Holland) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Theo Zwarthoed (born 1982-11-19 in Volendam) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Excelsior Rotterdam. ... Feyenoord Rotterdam is a Dutch football club from the city of Rotterdam. ...


Honors

Dutch Trophies

The Eerste Divisie is an division for clubs who are relegated from the Eredivisie,but the champion of the Eerste Divisie promotes to the Eredivisie,and the clubs who ended position 2-7 play Nacompetitie,and the number 1 of the group also promotes to the Eredivisie. ...

Managers

  • Sandor Popovics (1990-1992)
  • Cor Pot (1992-1994)
  • Rob Baan (1994-1995)
  • Hans van der Pluym (1995-1996)
  • John Metgod (1997)
  • Adrie Koster (1997-2003)
  • Henk van Stee (2003-2004)
  • John Metgod (2004-2005)
  • Mario Been (2005-2006)
  • Ton Lokhoff (2006-)

Rob Baan (born April 1, 1943 in Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland) is a Dutch football coach, recently appointed the role of technical director by the Football Federation of Australia. ... Adrie Koster Adrie Koster (born November 18, 1954 in Zierikzee, Zeeland) is a former football winger from the Netherlands, who obtained three caps (no goals) for the Netherlands national football team in 1978. ... Henk van Stee (born December 17, 1961 in Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland) is a former football midfielder from the Netherlands, who played for Sparta Rotterdam and De Graafschap. ...

External links

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ADO Den Haag | Ajax | AZ | Excelsior | Feyenoord | Groningen | Heerenveen | Heracles | NAC | NEC | PSV | RKC | Roda JC | Sparta | Twente | Utrecht | Vitesse | Willem II Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... The Eredivisie (English: Honorary Division) is the highest football league in the Netherlands. ... The 2006/2007 season of the Eredivisie began on August 18, 2006 and will end on May 13, 2007. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... ADO Den Haag (ADO stands for Alles Door Oefening, Everything Through Practice) is the main football club in the city of The Hague. ... Amsterdamsche Football Club Ajax (Euronext: AJAX) also referred to as Ajax Amsterdam, AFC Ajax, or simply Ajax (pronounced Ah-yahx), is a football club from Amsterdam, Netherlands. ... AZ Alkmaar is a football club from Alkmaar, the Netherlands. ... Feyenoord Rotterdam is a Dutch football club from the city of Rotterdam. ... FC Groningen is a football club from Groningen in the Netherlands. ... S.C. Heerenveen (Frisian: SC It Hearrenfean) is a Dutch football club currently playing in the Eredivisie, the Dutch Premier Division. ... Heracles Almelo is a football club from Almelo, the Netherlands. ... NAC Breda is a Dutch football club from Breda. ... N.E.C. is a Dutch football club founded in November 15, 1900. ... Philips Sport Vereniging (English: Philips Sports Union), widely known either as PSV or PSV Eindhoven, is a sports club from Eindhoven, the Netherlands. ... RKC Waalwijk is a football club playing in the Dutch Eredivisie. ... Roda JC Kerkrade is a Dutch football club located in Kerkrade, a place in the south of The Netherlands near the German border. ... Sparta Rotterdam is the oldest professional football team in the Netherlands, established on April 1, 1888. ... FC Twente is a Dutch football club from the city of Enschede. ... FC Utrecht is a Dutch major league football club which was founded on July 1, 1970. ... Vitesse is a Dutch football club from Arnhem, which was founded on May 14, 1892. ... Willem II Tilburg is a Dutch football club playing in Tilburg. ...

Eredivisie seasons

2003/04 | 2004/05 | 2005/06 | 2006/07 The introduction of this article does not provide enough context for readers unfamiliar with the subject. ... These are the rankings of the Eredivisie for 2004/2005 1. ... The 2005/06 season of the Eredivisie began in August 2005 and ended in May 2006. ... The 2006/2007 season of the Eredivisie began on August 18, 2006 and will end on May 13, 2007. ...


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