Wim Suurbier is confirmed dead at the age of 75.
Wim was best known as a Dutch football player (Ajax).
Wim Suurbier
Wim Suurbier 1978.jpg
Suurbier in 1978
Personal information
Full nameWilhelmus Lourens Johannes Suurbier
Date of birth (1945-01-16) 16 January 1945 (age 75)
Place of birthEindhoven, Netherlands
Height1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position(s)Right back
Youth career
Ajax
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1964–1977Ajax392(16)
1977–1978Schalke 0412(0)
1978–1979Metz24(0)
1979–1981Los Angeles Aztecs73(3)
1980–1981Sparta (loan)11(1)
1982San Jose Earthquakes23(0)
1982–1983Golden Bay Earthquakes (indoor)28(0)
1986–1987Tampa Bay Rowdies (indoor)10(0)
Total573(20)
National team
1966–1978[1]Netherlands60(3)
Teams managed
1983Golden Bay Earthquakes (assistant)
1984Tulsa Roughnecks
1986Los Angeles Heat
1986–1987Tampa Bay Rowdies
1988Fort Lauderdale Strikers
1989Miami Sharks
1994St. Petersburg Kickers
2017Kerala Blasters (assistant)