Mike Havekotte

Mike Havekotte (born 12 September 1995) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for MVV on loan from ADO Den Haag in the Dutch Eerste Divisie.[1]

Mike Havekotte
Mike Havekotte (2018).jpg
Personal information
Full name Mike Havekotte
Date of birth (1995-09-12) 12 September 1995 (age 25)
Place of birth Bilthoven, Netherlands
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
MVV
(on loan from ADO Den Haag)
Number 23
Youth career
DOSC Den Dolder
2007–2015 FC Utrecht
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015–2018 Excelsior 0 (0)
2018–     ADO Den Haag               2 (0)
2020    FC Dordrecht (loan)      9 (0)
2020–  MVV (loan)  1 (0)
National team
2012 Netherlands U18 4 (0)
2013 Netherlands U19 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 24 October 2020

Professional careerEdit

Havekotte joined ADO Den Haag on 6 July 2018, after stints as the backup goalkeeper at FC Utrecht and Excelsior.[2] Havekotte made his professional debut with ADO Den Haag in a 4-2 loss to VVV-Venlo on 19 January 2019.[3]

International careerEdit

Havekotte was part of the Netherlands U17 who won the 2012 UEFA European Under-17 Championship, but did not make an appearance.[4] Havekotte was a youth international for the Netherlands U18s and Netherlands U19.[5]

Water poloEdit

Havekotte is the son of Robert Havekotte, a Dutch former water polo player. Mike played water polo himself at BZC Brandenburg as a youth, alongside football.[6] He represented a Dutch youth team in water polo, winning a tournament in Ukraine in 2010.[7] Havekotte had to choose between football and water polo, and opted to remain in football because of the greater potential in the sport.[8]

HonoursEdit

Netherlands U17

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Mike Havekotte at WorldFootball.net
  2. ^ "ADO Den Haag legt Mike Havekotte voor één jaar vast". ADO Den Haag.
  3. ^ "ADO Den Haag vs. VVV - 19 January 2019 - Soccerway". ca.soccerway.com.
  4. ^ uefa.com (15 May 2012). "Under-17 - News â€" UEFA.com". UEFA.com.
  5. ^ "Nederland O18 - Oostenrijk O18". www.onsoranje.nl.
  6. ^ "Mike Havekotte sporttalent 2009 gemeente De Bilt - FC Utrecht". www.fcutrecht.nl.
  7. ^ "Koninklijke Nederlandse Zwembond". www.knzb.nl.
  8. ^ "Even voorstellen: doelman Mike Havekotte". SBV Excelsior Officiële website. 1 August 2015.

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