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Andries Jonker (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɑndris ˈjɔŋkər], 22 September 1962) is a Dutch former footballer and manager.[1][2][3][4]

Andries Jonker
Andries Jonker.jpg
Personal information
Date of birth (1962-09-22) 22 September 1962 (age 57)
Place of birth Amsterdam, Netherlands
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Youth career
Volendam
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
De Volewijckers
0000–1980 Volendam
1980– De Volewijckers
De Meer
0000–1988 ZFC
Teams managed
1988–1990 DRC Amsterdam II
1999–2000 Volendam
2004–2006 MVV
2007–2009 Willem II Tilburg
2011 Bayern Munich (caretaker)
2011–2012 Bayern Munich II
2017 VfL Wolfsburg
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Jonker was at the helm of Holland outfits Willem II, MVV and Volendam and was also the assistant manager of VfL Wolfsburg, FC Barcelona and Bayern Munich as well. He also took up the role as head of the Arsenal F.C. Academy. Jonker as well was at the helm of Wolfsburg.[1][2][3][4]

Playing careerEdit

Jonker as a player featured in Holland for clubs, Volendam, De Volewijckers, De Meer and ZFC.

Managerial careerEdit

Jong OranjeEdit

Jonker began his career managing at side DRC Amsterdam II in 1988. Two years afterward he attained the post at the helm of the Netherlands's youth teams. He eventually held on to this role for seven years altogether.

FC VolendamEdit

The head managerial post at Volendam was taken up by Jonker in July 1999. Jonker was in this role at the Kras Stadion until late June of the following year.[4]

MVV MaastrichtEdit

In July 2004, Jonker was appointed as the manager of club MVV Maastricht. As such he saw the Sterrendragers get to the quarterfinals of the 2006 KNVB Cup.[3]

Willem IIEdit

Jonker was named as an assistant manager at Willem II for the 2006–07 season. The following season saw him fully take up the helm of the Tricolores. Jonker stayed on as manager of the club for another season only to leave the side in February 2009.[2]

Bayern MunichEdit

Jonker then joined Bayern Munich as an assistant to Louis van Gaal in July 2009. Wherein this role, Jonker won with Bayern the double of the Bundesliga and the DFB-Pokal of 2010. He then took over the side in April 2011 on an interim basis until the end of that season.[1] Jonker, in June 2011, was announced as the new manager of Bayern Munich II.[5] Jonker eventually left the club altogether in June 2012.[6]

VfL WolfsburgEdit

Jonker joined up with VfL Wolfsburg soon afterward, thus staying in the Bundesliga. As so at the Volkswagen Arena he took up the position of an assistant manager, where he helped see the Wolves get to the DFB-Pokal semi finals of 2013.[7][8]

ArsenalEdit

 
Jonker with fellow coaches Thierry Henry and Jason Brown at Arsenal

Jonker was announced as the new academy manager at English club Arsenal ahead of the 2014–15 season.[9] Whilst at the club Jonkers formed an influential and key part in the academy's Hale End based facility being redesigned and rebuilt.[10][11]

VfL WolfsburgEdit

Jonker again linked up with Wolfsburg so as to be appointed as the club's new first-team manager in February 2017.[12] Jonker and Wolfsburg parted ways on 18 September 2017.[13]

Managerial statisticsEdit

As of 18 September 2017
Team From To Record
G W D L GF GA GD Win%
Volendam 1 July 1999[4] 30 June 2000[4] 39 10 8 21 35 44 −9 025.64
Maastricht 1 July 2003[3] 30 June 2006[3] 118 33 34 51 142 181 −39 027.97
Willem II 5 November 2007[2] 17 February 2009[2] 49 15 8 26 63 73 −10 030.61
Bayern Munich 10 April 2011[1] 9 June 2011[5] 5 4 1 0 20 5 +15 080.00
Bayern Munich II 9 June 2011[5] 30 June 2012[6] 34 8 10 16 43 54 −11 023.53
VfL Wolfsburg 27 February 2017 18 September 2017 19 8 4 7 19 24 −5 042.11
Career totals 264 78 65 121 322 381 −59 029.55

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "FC Bayern and Louis van Gaal part company". FC Bayern Munich. 10 April 2011. Retrieved 10 April 2011.
  2. ^ a b c d e "Willem II » Manager history". worldfootball.net. Retrieved 5 July 2017.
  3. ^ a b c d e "MVV .:. Coaches from A-Z". Worldfootball. Retrieved 15 February 2013.
  4. ^ a b c d e "FC Volendam .:. Coaches from A-Z". Worldfootball. Retrieved 15 February 2013.
  5. ^ a b c "Jonker back at work on the training ground". FC Bayern Munich. 10 June 2011. Retrieved 15 February 2013.
  6. ^ a b "Andries Jonker to leave FC Bayern". FC Bayern Munich. 20 April 2012. Retrieved 15 February 2013.
  7. ^ "Jonker joins Magath at Wolfsburg". SportingLife.com. 30 April 2012. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  8. ^ "Bayern-Express düst nach Berlin". kicker.de (in German). 16 April 2013. Retrieved 4 December 2016.
  9. ^ "Andreas Jonker appointed academy manager". Arsenal.com. 20 January 2014. Retrieved 5 August 2014.
  10. ^ "New Academy facility opens its doors". Arsenal.com.
  11. ^ "Andries Jonker: Feature". Arsenal.com.
  12. ^ "Andries Jonker neuer Trainer in Wolfsburg". dfb.de. 27 February 2017. Retrieved 27 February 2017.
  13. ^ "Vertrag bis 2019: Schmidt neuer Trainer in Wolfsburg". Kicker.de. 18 September 2017. Retrieved 18 September 2017.