Eric Gudde, chief executive of the KNVB
, added: "I did think about a foreigner (foreign manager).
FC Lisse took the KNVB
to court over the ruling, but the decision went against them, meaning the shoot-out had to be retaken on October 11.
He was rested for the Ajax league match in April in an attempt to keep him fresh for the KNVB
Cup final and he sat out the final match of the regular season, a 3-2 home defeat to FC Utrecht.
After the appointment of Advocaat - who previously had a brief spell in charge of the UAE in 2005 - KNVB
technical director Hans van Breukelen said: "Advocaat is the right man to get the Dutch back on track for the showpiece tournament in Russia," adding that claims by Ten Cate that he was promised the role only for the offer to be withdrawn later were not true.
Advocaat was reportedly not the first choice of the KNVB
The 21-year-old was also a member of the Twente side that won the KNVB
Cup in 2011 and his impressive performances for his club saw him become a regular for Holland at youth level.
The Dutch Football Association, the KNVB
, announced all amateur games this weekend have been called off while professional matches will be preceded by a minute's silence with all players and referees involved wearing black armbands.
Football teams in which country contest a cup competition called the KNVB
Since March 2010, BAN has been in contact with the KNVB
(the Dutch football association) and various football clubs to address the issue.
This program is being undertaken by the KNVB
not just to train underprivileged children but also to educate local coaches to become better football coaches in accordance with the principles of theWorldCoachesProgramme.
HIGH: Leads Twente to second place in the Eredivisie and KNVB
Beker (Dutch cup) final in his first season.
McClaren made a big impression in his first season in Holland, guiding Twente to runners-up finishes in the Eredivisie and KNVB