Adelaide United unveil Coolen as new coach

Adelaide United have unveiled Dutch coach Rini Coolen as the man to replace Aurelio Vidmar.

Adelaide United have unveiled Dutch coach Rini Coolen as the man to replace Aurelio Vidmar.

The 43-year old was today installed as the new Reds head coach on a two-year deal after he was released from a fresh contract he signed with Dutch outfit RBS Roosendaal.

Coolen has extensive managerial experience in Holland with jobs at FC Twente, Apeldoorn and Heracles Almelo (assistant) since 1996.

As a player, he had stints with Go Ahead Eagles, Heracles, De Graafschap and AZ Alkmaar.

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