Atteveld named new Den Haag coach

AMSTERDAM - Raymond Atteveld have signed a two-year contract to become the new head coach of ADO Den Haag, the Dutch league club said on Friday.

The 42-year-old former ADO and Everton player, who was sacked earlier this season by Roda JC Kerkrade, will take over before the next campaign from Andre Wetzel, who will continue as technical director.

ADO are 15th in the Dutch league, two points above the relegation zone, and travel Willem II Tilburg on Sunday.