Did Dennis Bergkamp retire from his National Side?

Did Dennis Bergkamp retire from his National Side?

Post by mike » Wed, 22 May 2002 13:34:29


He never played in any of the final round of UEFA Group 2
preliminaries.  Is it related to his deathly fear of flying?
 
 
 

Did Dennis Bergkamp retire from his National Side?

Post by Jeroe » Wed, 22 May 2002 14:25:11

Quote:

>He never played in any of the final round of UEFA Group 2
>preliminaries.  Is it related to his deathly fear of flying?

Bergkamp retired from the Dutch National Team after Euro 2000.
Presumably because he didn't want to fly to Korea/Japan, in the event
that Holland qualified.

 
 
 

Did Dennis Bergkamp retire from his National Side?

Post by The Doct » Wed, 22 May 2002 21:05:12

Quote:

>He never played in any of the final round of UEFA Group 2
>preliminaries.  Is it related to his deathly fear of flying?

He retired in 1998, given I THINK that he fears flying.
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Did Dennis Bergkamp retire from his National Side?

Post by Nasrull » Wed, 22 May 2002 23:27:15



Quote:

>>He never played in any of the final round of UEFA Group 2
>>preliminaries.  Is it related to his deathly fear of flying?

>He retired in 1998, given I THINK that he fears flying.

He played in Euro 2000.

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