Ivo Roodbergen (Amsterdam, 1986) works as independent journalist and writer. He studied political sciences at the University of Amsterdam, is a big sports fan and is always in search of stories that combine sports and politics. Ivo works a editor in chief for various national and regional media, and also writes for specialist sports and trade journals.
Ivo currently works on his debut, a book on the incredible life story of Anoush Dastgir, the youngest national football coach in the world. Although still quite unknown in his home country of the Netherlands, Anoush Dastdir is a celebrity in Asia. His great goal is to lead 'his' Afghan national football team to a qualification for the Asia Cup for the first time in football history. The book will be published by Thomas Rap.
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