Dick Advocaat

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Dirk Nicolaas Advocaat (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈdɪk ˌɑtfoːˈkaːt] ; born 27 September 1947) is a Dutch former football player and coach. He is the current manager of the Curaçao national football team. Advocaat was successful as a football player and as a coach, including three stints with the Netherlands national team. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dick Advocaat has received more than 1,403,062 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia. Dick Advocaat is the 29th most popular coach (down from 22nd in 2019), the 74th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 55th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Dutch Coach.

Dick advocaat is a Dutch liqueur made with gin, sugar, lemon juice, and advocaat, a type of eggnog. It is most famous for being served at Dutch weddings.

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Among coaches, Dick Advocaat ranks 29 out of 471Before him are Jürgen Klopp, Pep Guardiola, Arrigo Sacchi, Ronald Koeman, Ernst Happel, and Héctor Cúper. After him are Carlos Alberto Parreira, Otto Rehhagel, Diego Simeone, Fatih Terim, Hans-Dieter Flick, and Michael Laudrup.

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Among people born in 1947, Dick Advocaat ranks 41Before him are Tom Clancy, Françoise Barré-Sinoussi, Gloria Gaynor, Sam Neill, Rob Rensenbrink, and Gerd Binnig. After him are Bruno Latour, Linda B. Buck, Gigliola Cinquetti, Richard Griffiths, Ronnie Wood, and Zahi Hawass.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Dick Advocaat ranks 74 out of 1,646Before him are Nicolaas Bloembergen (1920), William V, Prince of Orange (1748), Dieric Bouts (1415), Lawrence Alma-Tadema (1836), Rob Rensenbrink (1947), and Dries van Agt (1931). After him are Peter Canisius (1521), Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange (1584), Hugo de Vries (1848), Nikolaas Tinbergen (1907), Petrus Christus (1410), and Tobias Asser (1838).

Among COACHES In Netherlands

Among coaches born in Netherlands, Dick Advocaat ranks 7Before him are Louis van Gaal (1951), Marco van Basten (1964), Guus Hiddink (1946), Rinus Michels (1928), Frank Rijkaard (1962), and Ronald Koeman (1963). After him are Leo Beenhakker (1942), Bert van Marwijk (1952), Huub Stevens (1953), Pim Verbeek (1956), Co Adriaanse (1947), and Wim Rijsbergen (1952).