Giovanni van Bronckhorst has taken charge of Feyenoord after Fred Rutten left the club following their failure to reach an automatic qualifying place for next season's Europa League.
Rutten was due to step down in the summer after a disagreement with the club's hierarchy but, after Sunday's 3-0 defeat at Zwolle saw them finish in the postseason playoffs for Europe, the club acted quicker.
"The club management has decided it is better if Fred Rutten and Feyenoord split straight away....
Fenerbahce forward Dirk Kuyt is returning to Feyenoord next season, nine years after leaving the Dutch club for Liverpool.
Kuyt signed a one-year contract with Feyenoord, who are currently third in the Eredivisie, but club director Martin van Geel said his stay will likely be longer.
OFFICIEEL: Dirk Kuyt keert komend seizoen terug bij Feyenoord! pic.twitter.com/Fm8MBcWugB- Feyenoord Rotterdam (@Feyenoord) April 10, 2015