Netherlands Antilles at the 1952 Summer Olympics

Netherlands Antilles at the Olympic Games

Flag of the Netherlands – Flag bearers
IOC code  AHO
NOC Nederlands Antilliaans Olympisch Comité
Website www.sports.an (English)
At the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki
Competitors 11 in 1 sport
Medals Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
1952 • 1956 • 1960 • 1964 • 1968 • 1972 • 1976 • 1980 • 1984 • 1988 • 1992 • 1996 • 2000 • 2004 • 2008
Winter Games
1988 • 1992 • 1994–2010

The Netherlands Antilles competed in the Summer Olympic Games for the first time at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. The Caribbean nation, then a colonial territory of the Netherlands, was represented by their association football team.

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The Netherlands Antilles national football team was one of 25 teams entered in the tournament. They lost their first round match to Turkey and were eliminated from the tournament.

Squad
  1. Ergilio Hato (gk)
  2. Pedro Matrona
  3. Wilfred de Lanoi
  4. Wilhelm Canword
  5. Guillermo Giribaldi
  6. Edmundo Vlinder
  7. Adriaan Brokke
  8. Jorge Brion
  9. Juan Briezen
  10. Willys Heyliger
  11. Guillermo Krips
Match results
21 July
12:00
Turkey  2–1 Netherlands Netherlands Antilles Lahti
Attendance: 3696
Referee: Carl Jorgensen (Denmark)
Muzaffer Tokac Goal 9'
Tekin Bilge Goal 76' (pen.)
(Report) Jan Briezen Goal 79'

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