Henk Veerman didn’t suppose he would ever grow to be an expert soccer participant. He appeared on the radar at FC Volendam when he scored one purpose after one other among the many amateurs. Veerman talks about it in dialog with Voetbal Worldwide.
Veerman performed as a central defender within the youth and supplied himself as a striker for RKAV, which performed within the Fifth Division. That crew missed a couple of attackers. “Then I requested in the event that they needed to place me within the entrance. I scored, scored 35 objectives in a single season. However on a degree … I performed towards beer groups”, Veerman says to VI.
He was out of the blue requested to hitch the Saturday crew of RKAV, which performed within the Dutch massive league. He additionally grew to become high scorer there, after which Veerman ended up with the Volendam U21 crew. “I had already registered with FC Lienden and was going to work in development,” says Veerman. All the pieces modified when the sc Heerenveen striker, in its place, scored 4 instances in ten minutes towards Achilles ’29. “That raid modified all the things. Instantly I used to be in a position to get an inexpensive contract with FC Volendam, with a couple of hundred euros further, in order that I might reside usually. So I did not should go to work and signed up.”
“Should you put all of it collectively, it’s fairly weird”, says Veerman. “As a younger boy I at all times dreamed of a profession as an expert footballer. Afterward, soccer grew to become one thing that I particularly loved. That has by no means modified, not even after I finally grew to become an expert. of the the explanation why I’ve come this far. It has at all times been a passion for me. “