Columbus Crew youngster Trapp set for PEC Zwolle training stint

Columbus Crew have announced that young midfielder Wil Trapp will train with Dutch Eredivisie club PEC Zwolle.

Columbus Crew have announced that young midfielder Wil Trapp will train with Dutch Eredivisie club PEC Zwolle.

The 20-year old Homegrown Player product has already travelled to Holland ahead of a two-week stint with the central-eastern club which gave new Crew head coach Gregg Berhalter his professional start back in 1994.

Berhalter said of Trapp: "Wil was anxious to continue his development as a player. He's not a guy that's happy standing still and being stagnant, and he wanted this experience to train abroad and keep improving.

“A natural fit for him is Holland. It's a league with a lot of young players that is known for development, and in Zwolle we are sending him to a club that has clear-cut style of play, tradition and a track-record for developing quality players."

Zwolle, managed by former striker Ron Jans, currently sits ninth on the Eredivisie table after 16 league matches.

 
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