Jan van Staa


Career as player

 

Youth player on highest professional level in Holland
DOS | 1965-1972

Youth player on highest professional level in Holland
Velox | 1972-1973

First team on highest professional level in Holland
FC Utrecht | 1973-1981
Played over more than 200 games Also played UEFA Cup.

Captain and player
Dutch National Military Team | 1973-1981
Played 6 caps

First team on highest professional level in Holland Heracles | 1981-1988
Played over more than 200 games Champion in First Division in season ‘84/’85

Career as coach


Coach youth teams
FC Utrecht | 1973-1981

Coach youth teams
Heracles | 1981-1988

Coach
La Premiere (amateur) | 1988-1991

Assistant coach and Head coach
Heracles | 1991-1995
Period champion in every season

Assistant coach and Head coach
Go Ahead Eagles | 1995-2002
Period champion in every season

Head coach youth department
Go Ahead Eagles | 2002-2003

Giving analysis on several Football programs
RTV Oost | 2003-2004

Assistant coach
FC Twente | 2004-2006

Head Coach
FC Twente | 2006-2007
Replaced head coach from 30-1-2006
and won play-offs for Europe

Chief Scouting
FC Twente | 2006(aug)-2014
National and international scouting
for first team and youth.
Season 2009-2010 FC Twente became champion of Holland.
During this period he has built up a
very large network of players, agents,
coaches etc. from all over the world. He also gave a lot of international clinics for coaches.

Head of Academy + scouting
FC Twente | 2014-2015
National and international scouting
for first team and youth.
Season 2009-2010 FC Twente became champion of Holland


Head Coach
Go Ahead Eagles | 2017-2018
Replaced head coach from 1-12-2017

Television analyst
RTV Oost | 2018-present
Analyzing soccer matches in TV studio.
Live commentary for radio and television