Flying football boots and ultimatum Fledderus. “It must definitely be a player who can keep us in the Premier League”

Despite the dire need, Dennis van der Ree refuses to give up. Photo ap

Of course he had imagined his debut as head coach very differently when he eagerly accepted the position of the fired Frank Wormuth at FC Groningen at the end of 2022. What followed were six games, six defeats, including the cup match against Spakenburg. Never has a new trainer started his job at FC Groningen as badly as Dennis van der Ree.