Amsterdam Amstel Tijgers
Amateur Logo
Year Founded 1963
Home Field Jaap Eden baan
City Amsterdam, Netherlands
Team Colors Light Blue, Black
Head Coach Ron Berteling
Championships 5 (1985, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005)

IJshockeyvereniging Amstel Tijgers is the ice hockey team of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. They consist of an amateur and a pro-section, which are separate legal entities. They play at the Jaap Eden baan. He plays currently in the Eredivisie.

Earlier NamesEdit

The Amstel Tijgers has returned to its original name in the 2005/2006 season. Unusually for a Dutch Ice Hockey team the team isn't linked to a sponsor. In previous years the names of the Team were: Amsterdam Bulldogs, Boretti Tigers and Al Capone Flames.

The Amstel is the river that flows through Amsterdam. Tijgers is the Dutch word for Tigers.

Season resultsEdit

Note: GP = Games played, W = Wins, OTW = Overtime Wins, OTL = Overtime Losses, L = Losses, GF = Goals for, GA = Goals against, Pts = Points

Season GP W OTW OTL L GF GA Pts Finish Playoffs
2008–09 24 8 1 5 10 85 82 31 7th, Eredivisie Lost quarter-finals to The Hague (0-3)
2007-08 24 8 1 3 12 95 106 29 5th, Eredivisie Did not qualify
2006-07 20 8 2 4 6 70 77 32 3rd, Eredivisie Lost semi-finals to Tilburg (3-4)
2005-06 20 14 1 0 5 85 60 44 1st, Eredivisie Lost semi-finals to Nijmegen(1-2)


Dutch National Championship
1950, 1985, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005

Dutch Cup
1939, 1980, 1985, 2000, 2003, 2004, 2005

Cup of the Low Lands:
2004, 2005, 2006

External linksEdit

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