Jan van Schijndel

Jan van Schijndel

Jan van Schijndel
Personal information
Full name Jan van Schijndel
Date of birth 4 March 1927
Place of birth Schiedam, Netherlands
Date of death 28 February 2011 aoremovetag(aged 83)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1945–1960 SVV
National team
1949–1955 Netherlands 17 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 4 March 2011.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 4 March 2011

Jan van Schijndel (4 March 1927 – 28 February 2011) was a Dutch football player.

Club career

A one-club man, van Schijndel has played his entire career for SVV in Schiedam, with whom he won the 1949 Dutch league title and the first Dutch Supercup. He was one of the last surviving players of that title-winning squad.

International career

Van Schijndel made his debut for the Netherlands in a March 1949 friendly match against Belgium and had earned a total of 17 caps, scoring one goal. He captained Holland in his last three games. He was a non-playing squad member for his country at the 1952 Summer Olympics.

His final international was an April 1955 friendly match, also against Belgium.

International goals

Scores and results list Holland's goal tally first.


Van Schijndel died on 28 February 2011 at the age of 83.


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