Van Bommel takes top award
By Jeffrey Glorie
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Van Bommel scooped the players union award ahead of team-mate Kevin Hofland and Feyenoord midfielder Paul Bosvelt, while Thomas Buffel, who was on loan at Excelsior, was the Eerste Divisie Player of the Year.
Ajax starlet Rafael van der Vaart was named the Talent of the Year, pipping Vitesse's Theo Janssen and Sparta Rotterdam's David Mendes da Silva.
RKC Waalwijk coach Martin Jol collected the Trainer of the Year prize, holding off competition from Sef Vergoosen and Erik Gerets.
The Club of the Year title was claimed by NEC Nijmegen, who beat Utrecht and Zwolle to the award.