Feyenoord Rotterdam Football Club

The famous football club from Feyenoord Rotterdam has been around for 100 years. This article tells us early. The foundations were laid at a square in front of the Wilhelminakerk in the Oranjeboomstraat in Rotterdam to Rotterdam 1900 where boys played soccer with a ball of compressed newspapers.

the 19th century

Living conditions in 1900 was extremely bleak jobs and recreational opportunities were scarce. Only the “elite” did in sports, so it was also called Mr. sports. Examples of elite clubs were Sparta and Concordia. Still, workers got a taste of football, also in Rotterdam Zuid. The development of the ports was with New waterways incentives that allow for more and more workers came to Rotterdam.

Rotterdam

For example, Rotterdam grew from 210 000 to 425 000 inhabitants during the period 1890-1910. Most of the new Rotterdam settled in port areas. We work and stayed in Feijenoord, a town with an ancient history. The first was an Island South of Rotterdam but agreed in 1869 in Rotterdam. Feyenoord is a residential area with tens of thousands of people.
As football in the Netherlands already is moving to Rotterdam cannot remain. They are students of cricket clubs that organizes the first football match in Rotterdam in 1886 housing Feyenoord. It’s a race between Neptune and VV and Feyenoord WINS Neptune 12-0. This fc and vv Feyenoord after 1894 never returned.

19 July 1908

The Rotterdam workers Boys played football or on squares. Buy a ball was too expensive and therefore was played with compressed newspapers where a ball was. Each neighborhood and street emerged as “clubs” which played against each other. These were the clubs that Wilhelmina, Katendrachtse Football Association and Feijenoordse Footbal Club. The first Club to set standards that take on Feyenoord’s Stamina, later renamed Transvalia. Founded in May 1905 and today remains the oldest Transvalia Club in Rotterdam South. On Sunday July 19, 1908 to play football on the streets of the District of Feijenoord.Now it came regularly but this Sunday afternoon there was something special going on.

Creation

Kees van Baaren, a new leather ball for his birthday, probably his father with his carpentry shop, this may very well be able to afford. Football was wonderful, quite different than with such a paper ball.After the football match ends four boys in the coffee house “The Vereeniging” in Persoonshaven. The fourth, Kees van Baaren, Gerard van Leerdam, Henk Mulder and Nico Struijs, decide to set up a football club. The name chosen, the Wilhelminakerk boys in Oranjeboomstraat Wilhelmina. All the boys in the neighborhood enthiousiast to be made and soon convene a first meeting. It contains the first Board: Chairman Gerard van Leerdam, Secretary j. van Bladel, Nico Struijs Treasurer and Auditor Baaren Kees and Henk Mulder. Rate is fixed: red shirt, blue meowing and white pants.

Afrikaanderplein

It is played on a piece of reclaimed land between Afrikaanderplein and Hilledijk. The field is uneven and the goal posts are from carpentry Pa Baaren. But the fun is not less.
The boys will not have known what the consequences would be for their Union. The Foundation of the football club that would later become a top European club.
Read also: Feyenoord in the first years.

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