Massive Hattip to VT for this one.
We have a new scout based in Holland, a player many of us actually know – Arthur Numan the former rangers defender.
The original article is from NUSPORT-NL – HERE
The Google translation is this
Arthur Numan has a new job. The 41-year-old international has joined Aston Villa. For the team from the Premier League will Numan scouting for his take on the Netherlands and surrounding countries.
“A while back I was asked by manager Alex McLeish polled for this job. We know each other from our mutual Rangers period. After a few conversations we were fast, “says Numan to NUsport.
“I have to Villa’s promising players from the Netherlands and surrounding area mapping. I will visit many races and report regularly in Birmingham.”
The 45-fold international who played football for HFC Haarlem, FC Twente, PSV Eindhoven and Glasgow Rangers was last active as a scout for the Dutch national team during the World Cup in South Africa and as an assistant at Juniors. He signed a one-year contract with the club from Birmingham.
Allow for the translation of course !!