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Dick Advocaat- Wiki, Age, Wife, Height, Net Worth, Career

Dick Advocaat

Dick Advocaat is a manager and former Dutch football player. Dick Advocaat is the new boss of the Netherlands national team. His alias is “The Little General.”

Quick Facts

Real NameDick Advocaat
Nick NameDick Advocaat
Famous AsFootballer, the Dutch manager
Age77 years old
BirthdaySeptember 27, 1947
BirthplaceHague, Netherlands
Birth SignLibra
NationalityDutch
Ethnicitywhite
ReligionChristianity
Height6 feet 0 inches (1.83m)
WeightN/A
Body MeasurementsN/A
Biceps SizeN/A
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBlack and white
Shoe SizeN/A
GirlfriendN/A
Wife/SpouseN/A
Net Worth$ 10 million
BrandsN/A
HobbiesN/A

Dick Advocaat Biography

Dick Advocaat was born in The Hague, Netherlands, on September 27, 1947. Dirk Nicolaas Advocaat is his first name. He is 77 yars old. He has two siblings, Jaap, Jan, and Chris Advocaat, and little knowledge regarding their kin. Similarly, his nationality is Dutch, and he is of white descent. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Height, Weight & Body Measurement

In terms of body measurements, he stands 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs an undisclosed amount. Such body measuring facts like breast height, hip size, shoe size, waist size, and more. His eyes are blue, and his hair is black and white.

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Dick Advocaat Net Worth

As of February 2024, his net worth is expected to be $10 million, and since he has a “UEFA Pro Licence,” his pay is 15 times that of Greece coach Fernando Santos. His annual income from his career is €7 million.

Career

Advocaat was a physical education instructor who began coaching in 1981 after his brother, Jaap, gave him the opportunity. He left the team after four years to join HFC Haarlem, where he managed for around two years. Advocaat then became manager of Schiedamse Voetbal Vereniging in 1989, and under his guidance, the squad captured the Eerste Divisie champions (1989-90) season and the Eredivisie (1990-1991).

Advocaat entered the Dordrecht staff in 1991 and served as team leader for a year. He returned to PSV in December 1994, and the team’s first match was against Ajax on January 1, 1995, when he took over as chairman. Luc Nilis and Ronaldo were coached by Advocaat. During his tenure as chairman, the team won the Eredivisie and qualified for the UEFA Champions League the next year.

Advocaat has also controlled some teams, including Rangers, with which he won the SPL League Cup and the Scottish Cup. He also headed the squad at Borussia Monchengladbach and Zenit Saint Petersburg, and he captured the UEFA Cup final. In addition, he controlled the clubs AZ, Sunderland A.F.C., Fenerbache, and others.

Dick Advocaat International Career Advocaat has represented teams from the United Arab Emirates (2005), South Korea (2005-2006), Belgium (2009-2010), Russia (2010-2012), Serbia (2014), and other countries. His new teammates include Robin Van Persie, Wesley Sneijder, and Quincy Promes, among others.

Dick Advocaat Wife, Marriage

There are no specific details available regarding his married life, wife, or baby. He is quite astute at concealing his sensitive knowledge from the public. According to rumors, he was formerly married and separated.

Facts

  • He also headed the squad at Borussia Monchengladbach and Zenit Saint Petersburg, and he captured the UEFA Cup final.
  • In addition, he controlled the club’s AZ, Sunderland A.F.C., Fenerbache, and others.
  • Dick Advocaat International Career Advocaat has represented teams from the United Arab Emirates (2005), South Korea (2005-2006), Belgium (2009-2010), Russia (2010-2012), Serbia (2014), and other countries.
  • His new teammates include Robin Van Persie, Wesley Sneijder, and Quincy Promes, among others.