Verbeek to take over at AZ Alkmaar

ROTTERDAM - Heracles Almelo coach Gert Jan Verbeek has agreed a three-year deal to take over at AZ Alkmaar.

Verbeek, who made the announcement on Heracles' official website on Thursday, has previously coached Heerenveen and Feyenoord.

He will succeed Dick Advocaat, who stepped in as coach following the sacking of Ronald Koeman last year.

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