Players from around state participate in KNVB Netherlands National Camp

First photo: Soccer players from Maui, the Big Island and Oahu participate in the KNVB Netherlands National Camp hosted by Valley Isle Soccer Academy at South Maui Community Park in Kihei on Wednesday. The three-day youth camp, which concludes today, featured instruction from coaches from the Royal Dutch Football Association, the governing body of soccer in the Netherlands. Second photo: Andre Koolhof, coach of the Netherlands’ U19 women’s national team, makes a point after a water break between drills. Third photo: Netherlands assistant coach of youth development Jorg van der Breggen talks defensive positioning with players.

The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photos