Joshua Kaandorp Placed

College voetbal beurs Amerika Joshua

Date of birth:
Year of grad:



Available Fall 2021




Country: The Netherlands
Height:  6' ft
Weight: 157 lbs


Personal and academic information

Joshua is a 18-year-old boy who grew up in Tilburg, the Netherlands. He is a hardworking, social person who is very ambitious (owner of his own online business) and is always looking for ways to develop himself into a better person. Besides soccer he likes to play the guitar and hang out with friend. 


Joshua is very familiar with the combination of a busy soccer and school schedule and he still manages to keep a great GPA in school. Joshua is currently a senior in high school (VWO level) and is expected to graduate in June 2021. Joshua is interested in studying Veterinary Medicine (His parents both are Zoo Veterinarians in 5 dutch zoos) or Business. He hasn't chosen between the studies to keep more options for Universities/Colleges. He achieved a composite score of 1160 on his SAT and a score of 108 on his TOEFL.


Athletic information


At age 5 Joshua started to play soccer, after one year already he became a goalkeeper. During his Junior career he always played in the highest teams of his age group. At the age of 13 he was already invited to take part in practice with the first men’s team and he made his debut for the first men’s team at the age of 16. In 2018 and 2019 he participated in a Goal Keeper camp with Keeperzacademy where he practiced with coaches from FC Barcelona, Girona FC and RCD Espanyol.


Last season he was the starting GK of the first U19 team and he practiced the whole season with the first men’s team. This season he is again the starting GK of the first U19 team that competes in the Hoofklasse and it is the intention of the club to have him play some games in the first men’s team that competes in de 4e klasse.


In addition to club practice, Joshua also has individual training with the headcoach of Keeperzacademy Bjorn van Haaren.