AFC U-19 Women’s Championship China 2017: The Coaches Behind The Challenge
Kuala Lumpur: Asia's finest U-19 women's teams will be in action at the AFC U-19 Women's Championships in Nanjing, China over the next two weeks. the-AFC.com profiles the coach plotting Japan's defence of the title won in 2015 and the seven determined to end their reign.
China PR – Hesterine de Reus
Chasing their first AFC U-19 Women’s Championship crown since 2006, the hosts have enlisted the highly experienced Hesterine de Reus.
The Dutch mentor represented her country over 40 times as a player, before embarking on a coaching career which included spells in charge of Australia and Jordan’s senior women’s national teams.