Henk Overgoor

Hendrikus Johannes Paulus Overgoor (30 April 1944 – 23 April 2020) was a Dutch footballer who played as a left back. He was born in Gendringen, Netherlands. He played for Go Ahead Eagles from 1963 to 1965 and for De Graafschap from 1965 to 1979.

Henk Overgoor
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Overgoor after a match in April 1976
Personal information
Full name Hendrikus Johannes Paulus Overgoor
Date of birth (1944-04-30)April 30, 1944
Place of birth Gendringen, Netherlands
Date of death April 23, 2020(2020-04-23) (aged 75)
Place of death Amsterdam
Playing position(s) Left back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1963–1965 Go Ahead Eagles
1965–1979 De Graafschap
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

With De Graafschap he won the 1968–69 Tweede Divisie.

He was nicknamed De Kapper (The Hairdresser) because he came from a hairdressing family.

Overgoor died on 23 April 2020 of complications from COVID-19 in Amsterdam, aged 75.[1]

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