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Encyclopedia > Heracles Almelo
Heracles Almelo
Full name Heracles Almelo
Nickname(s) Heraclieden
Founded May 3, 1903
Ground Polman Stadion
Almelo
Capacity 8,500
Chairman Flag of the Netherlands Jan Smit
Manager Flag of the Netherlands Ruud Brood
League Eredivisie
2006/2007 Eredivisie, 14th
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Heracles Almelo were founded on May 3, 1903 as Heracles, after the demigod son of Zeus. They changed their name on July 1, 1974 to SC Heracles '74 and finally settled on the current name in 1998. The club has won the Dutch national title twice, in 1927 and 1941. One of the club's most famous players was South African Steve Mokone, nicknamed The Black Meteor, the first black football player in the Netherlands ever. is the 123rd day of the year (124th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1900 (MCMIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display calendar) of the Gregorian calendar or a common year starting on Friday of the 13-day slower Julian calendar. ... Hercules, a Roman bronze (Louvre Museum) For other uses, see Heracles (disambiguation). ... The Statue of Zeus at Olympia Phidias created the 12-m (40-ft) tall statue of Zeus at Olympia about 435 BC. The statue was perhaps the most famous sculpture in Ancient Greece, imagined here in a 16th century engraving Zeus (in Greek: nominative: Zeús, genitive: Diós), is... is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the 1974 Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... Year 1927 (MCMXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... For the movie, see 1941 (film). ... Steve Kalamazoo Mokone, nicknamed The Black Meteor (born 1932 in Johannesburg[1]) is a former South African football player who was the first black player to play in a professional European league [2]. // Mokone was born in Doornfontein, a suberb of Johannesburg, but his family moved to Sophiatown before settling... This article or section seems to contain too many examples (or of a poor quality) for an encyclopedia entry. ...


In the 2004/05 season, Heracles won the title in the Eerste Divisie, so that during the 2005/06 season, Heracles played in the Eredivisie, where they finished 13th. The average attendance in 2004/05 was 5,700 people. In the current top flight season this has risen to just over 8,300. Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... 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. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays full 2006 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Eredivisie (English: Honorary Division) is the highest football league in the Netherlands. ...

Contents

Current squad

Players in bold have international caps.

No. Position Player
1 Flag of Germany GK Martin Pieckenhagen
2 Flag of Ghana DF Emmanuel Boakye
4 Flag of Belgium DF Jan Wuytens
5 Flag of the Netherlands DF Mark Looms
6 Flag of the Netherlands MF Rob Maas
7 Flag of the Netherlands MF Remon de Vries
9 Flag of Montenegro FW Igor Gluščević (on loan from Vitesse)
10 Flag of the Netherlands MF Ricky van den Bergh
11 Flag of Brazil FW Everton
No. Position Player
12 Flag of Australia DF Eddy Bosnar
14 Flag of the Netherlands DF Marnix Smit
15 Flag of Estonia DF Ragnar Klavan
16 Flag of the Netherlands GK Remko Pasveer
17 Flag of Ghana MF Kwame Quansah
18 Flag of Algeria FW Karim Bridji
20 Flag of Germany MF Kai Michalke
21 Flag of Belgium DF Björn Daelemans

Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... A goalkeeper. ... Martin Pieckenhagen (born 15 November 1971 in Berlin [1]) is a German football player currently playing for Heracles Almelo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ghana. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Emmanuel Boakye Emmanuel Boakye (born March 25, 1985 in Ejura) is a Ghanaian footballer who plays as a defender on loan from Ajax Amsterdam for Heracles Almelo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belgium_(civil). ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Jan Wuytens (born 9 June 1985) is a Belgian footballer who currently plays for Heracles Almelo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Mark Looms (born 24 March 1981) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Heracles Almelo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... The Midfield in relation to the football positions In association football, a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders (highlighted in blue on the diagram). ... Rob Maas (born 17 December 1969) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Heracles Almelo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... The Midfield in relation to the football positions In association football, a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders (highlighted in blue on the diagram). ... Remon de Vries (born 6 July 1979) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Heracles Almelo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Montenegro. ... The striker (wearing the red shirt) has run past the defender (in the white shirt) and is about to take a shot at the goal, while the goalkeeper positions himself to attempt to stop the ball. ... Igor Gluščević is a Montenegrin footballer. ... Vitesse is a Dutch football club from Arnhem, which was founded on May 14, 1892. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... The Midfield in relation to the football positions In association football, a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders (highlighted in blue on the diagram). ... Ricky van den Bergh (born November 17, 1980 in Den Haag, Zuid-Holland) is a football (soccer) striker from the Netherlands, who is playing for RKC Waalwijk since the summer of 2006 in the Dutch highest league, Eredivisie. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Brazil. ... The striker (wearing the red shirt) has run past the defender (in the white shirt) and is about to take a shot at the goal, while the goalkeeper positions himself to attempt to stop the ball. ... Everton Ramos Da Silva, better known as Everton (born 8 June 1983) is a Brazilian footballer who currently plays for Heracles Almelo. ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Edward (Eddy) Bosnar (born 29 April 1980 [1] in Sydney [2]) is a Australian football player who plays for Heracles Almelo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Marnix Smit (born 10 December 1975) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Heracles Almelo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Estonia. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Ragnar Klavan (born 30 October 1985 in Viljandi) is an Estonian football defender. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... A goalkeeper. ... Remko Pasveer (born November 8, 1983 in Enschede) is a Dutch footballer, currently playing for F.C. Twente. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Ghana. ... The Midfield in relation to the football positions In association football, a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders (highlighted in blue on the diagram). ... Kwame Quansah (born November 24, 1982 in Tema) is a Ghanaian football striker. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Algeria. ... The striker (wearing the red shirt) has run past the defender (in the white shirt) and is about to take a shot at the goal, while the goalkeeper positions himself to attempt to stop the ball. ... Karim Bridji (born August 16, 1981 in Amsterdam, Holland) is an Algerian football player who is currently playing for Heracles Almelo in the Eredivisie. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Germany. ... The Midfield in relation to the football positions In association football, a midfielder is a player whose position of play is midway between the attacking strikers and the defenders (highlighted in blue on the diagram). ... Kai Michalke is a German professional football forward who currently plays for Heracles Almelo. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Belgium_(civil). ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Björn Daelemans (born 11 December 1977) is a Belgian footballer who currently plays for Heracles Almelo. ...

Out on loan

No. Position Player
Flag of the Netherlands FW Marc Höcher (on loan to Helmond Sport)

Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... The striker (wearing the red shirt) has run past the defender (in the white shirt) and is about to take a shot at the goal, while the goalkeeper positions himself to attempt to stop the ball. ... Marc Höcher (born 9 September 1984) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Heracles Almelo. ... Helmond Sport is a Dutch football club, playing in the Dutch Eerste Divisie. ...

Notable players

  • Rudy Degenaar

Ruud Rudy Degenaar (born August 21, 1963 - died June 7, 1989 in Paramaribo) was a Dutch-Suriname footballer. ...

Former managers

Peter Bosz (born November 21, 1963 in Apeldoorn, Gelderland) is a former football midfielder from the Netherlands, who obtained eight caps for the Netherlands national football team in the 1990s. ... Henk ten Cate (born December 9, 1954 in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland) is a Dutch football coach, and a former professional player. ... Azing Griever (born 21 July 1945) is a Dutch football coach and former goalkeeper. ... Gertjan Verbeek (born August 1, 1962 in Deventer, Overijssel) is a former football defender from the Netherlands, who played his entire professional career for SC Heerenveen (1984-1994). ...

External links

  • Official website (Dutch)
  • Fansite HAFC.nl (Dutch)
  • Tactical formations at football-lineups.com (English)

 
 

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