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Kees van der Tuijn

Full name: Cornelis "Kees" van der Tuijn
Other name(s): Kees van der Tuyn
Nickname(s): Cock
Gender: Male
Born: July 24, 1924 in Schiedam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Died: August 23, 1974 in Schiedam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Affiliations: Hermes DVS, Schiedam (NED)
Country: NED Netherlands
Sport: Football


Kees van der Tuijn was a right-winger for Schiedam team Hermes DVS, and captained the team. His greatest moment with his club came in 1952, when he scored the decisive goal in the tie-breaker for the 1952 First Class D title. This earned Hermes DVS a spot in the championship play-offs, where they placed second. Van der Tuijn had débuted for the national team in 1948, scoring in a match against Norway. He would play 11 matches, including two at the 1948 Olympics. He was also selected for the Helsinki Games, but did not play in the Netherlands’ only match at those Olympics.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 24 London Football Men's Football Netherlands NED 9T

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1948 Summer 24 London Football Netherlands NED Final Standings 9T 1948-07-26 0 0 0
1948 Summer 24 London Football Netherlands NED Round One Match #2 2 1948-07-31 GBR 4, NED 3 0
1948 Summer 24 London Football Netherlands NED Qualifying Round Match #2 1 1948-07-26 NED 3, IRL 1 0
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