Ton van Engelen

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Ton van Engelen
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Ton van Engelen playing for Feyenoord in 1979
Personal information
Full nameTon van Engelen
Date of birth (1950-10-04) 4 October 1950 (age 70)
Place of birth Vlijmen, Netherlands
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Youth career
Vlijmense Boys
RKVV Wilhelmina
Senior career*
1976–1979 PSV 20 (0)
1979–1982 Feyenoord 43 (0)
1982–1983 Go Ahead Eagles 13 (0)
1983–1984 Feyenoord 0 (0)
National team
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 6 June 2007
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 6 June 2007

Ton van Engelen (born 4 October 1950 in Den Bosch) is a retired Dutch footballer who was active as a goalkeeper.


Football career

Van Engelen made his professional debut for PSV Eindhoven, with whom he won a league title and a UEFA Cup medal. [1] He also played for Feyenoord and Go Ahead Eagles.


After his football career, he became a soigneur for various Dutch cycling teams. [2] Since 1996 he has been working for the Rabobank team and in 2007 he was honoured by the organiser for being active in his twentieth Tour de France. [3]

Personal life

He is the father of Yvo van Engelen.



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