Who is Walter Groen?
My name is Walter Groen and I come from Holland. I would like to share my passion and knowledge of this wonderful sport.
I am educated in Holland, England and USA with 17 years of experience. Currently I work as a trainer in the Ferencváros Youth Academy. And I created my own Football company, called Hofpro.
2010: KNVB: UEFA B license
2008: Meulensteen advanced license
2007: Meulensteen basic license
2007: KNVB: technical coordinator
2005: KNVB: UEFA C license
1998: KNVB: youth training license
1997: Frans Hoek, basic skills for goalkeeping
from August 2010 Youth trainer in Ferencváros, and Trainer of Magyoranje. (Magyoranje is the Dutch Football Team in Hungary)
2009-2010 Trainer/coach of U19 in vv Olde Veste’54. Which is a very big amateur club in Holland
2009-2010 Advisor of FC Rijnvogels. Set up an education program, train the trainers
2008-2010 Regional coach for Rene Meulensteen Academy (www.sportpartners.nl) *
2007-2010 Head coach, for an independent commercial football school (www.voetbalschooltechniek.nl)
2006-2010 Events trainer. Hired by amateur clubs, for youth teams off all levels and age groups
2005 Trainer for Eurotechsoccer. This is an American company in Virginia, who organises summer camps.
* (Rene Meulensteen, is working in Manchester United since 2001, as the assistant of Alex Ferguson, and his education method is close to the Coerver-method)
What is HOFPRO?