Selection

Selection Teams

The selection teams of G.S.V.V. The Knickerbockers consist of the first four men's teams en the first three women's teams. During the year the selection teams will be coordinated by the matchsecretaries. They will be supported by the Technical Committee. Both the trainers of the first men's team and the first women's team have extended their contracts for season 2018/2019, so Lesmond Prinsen (Men's team 1) and Jans Bos (Ladies team 1) will train and coach our first teams again next season. As a club, we aspire to play higher with all selection teams and we are doing well this season. At present, our selection teams play at the following levels:

Men's team 1: third league, participates in the top and has the ambition to play in the second league next season. 
Men's team 2: reserve first league, participates in the top and has the ambition to promote this season
Men's team 3: reserve first league, participates in the top and has the ambition to promote this season
Men's team 4: reserve second league, participates in the top

Women's team 1: first league, participates in the top and has the ambition to promote this season
Women's team 2: third league, at the top has the ambition to become champion this season
Women's team 3: third class, the goal of this season is maintenance in the 3rd class

Check: This video for an impression of our selection teams.

Selection Training

To qualify for a place in one of the selection teams, you need to take part in the selection training(s), which are held every year in May. 

Are you interested in playing football in a selection team of the biggest and most beautiful student football club? Then contact the Technical Committee via tc@knickerbockers.nl  and sign up for the selection training. When registering, please mention your current club, the level of the team you are playing in, your date of birth and your position in the field. There will be two selection training sessions before the transfer date of the KNVB (15 June), below these dates:

Men: Monday 28 May and Wednesday 30 May at 20:00
Ladies: Tuesday 29 May and Thursday 31 May at 20:00

During these first selection training courses, the new players can test the atmosphere and a pre-selection is made. The selection will then continue after the summer break.

Be convinced by our main trainers in this video!

If you have any questions about the selection teams, selection training or the selection policy, you can mail to tc@knickerbockers.nl.