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Van Beveren dies at 63

June 27, 2011

Former PSV Eindhoven and Netherlands goalkeeper Jan van Beveren died on Sunday at the age of 63 in Houston.

Van Beveren, who won three league titles, two KNVB Bekers and the UEFA Cup over ten years with PSV and won 32 caps for his country, stayed in the United States after finishing his playing career with the Dallas Sidekicks.

A PSV statement read: "He was a phenomenon as a player and was one of the country's best goalkeepers of all time. PSV are deeply saddened by the passing of a club icon."