Wesley Sneijder

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Wesley Sneijder
Sneijder trainin wi the Netherlands in 2012.
Personal information
Full name Wesley Sneijder[1]
Date o birth (1984-06-09) 9 Juin 1984 (age 33)
Place o birth Utrecht, Netherlands
Hicht 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)[2]
Playin poseetion Attackin midfielder
Club information
Current team
Nummer 10
Youth career
1991–2001 Ajax
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2007 Ajax 126 (43)
2007–2009 Real Madrid 52 (11)
2009–2013 Internazionale 76 (13)
2013– Galatasaray 24 (8)
Naitional team
2000–2001 Netherlands U17 6 (2)
2001–2002 Netherlands U19 8 (1)
2003 Netherlands U21 1 (0)
2003– Netherlands 96 (26)

* Senior club appearances an goals coontit for the domestic league anly an correct as o 28 December 2013.
† Appearances (Goals).

‡ Naitional team caps an goals correct as o 15 October 2013

Wesley Sneijder (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈʋɛs.li ˈsnɛi̯.dər] ( listen); born 9 Juin 1984)[3] is a Dutch fitbawer who plays for Turkis Süper Lig club Galatasaray[4] an the Netherlands naitional team. He wis named UEFA midfielder o the saison an ane o the three best midfielders in the warld for 2010 bi FIFA. A product o the AFC Ajax Academy, he previously played for Ajax, wi whom he wan seven trophies an wis awairdit the Johan Cruijff Award in 2004. He wis sauld tae Real Madrid for €27 million in 2007, winnin La Liga in his first saison wi the club an later bein sauld tae Internazionale for €15 million. At Inter, he wan Serie A, the UEFA Champions League, the FIFA Club Warld Cup, an twa Coppa Italia. Efter bein sauld tae Galatasaray for €7.5 million in 2013, he helped the club win the Süper Lig in his first saison, follaein wi the capture o the Turkis Super Cup, efter a 1–0 win against rivals Fenerbahçe.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "FIFA World Cup South Africa 2010 – List of Players" (PDF). Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA). p. 20. Retrieved 8 Juin 2013. 
  2. "The story of Wesley Sneijder". Official website. Wesley Sneijder. Retrieved 13 November 2009. 
  3. http://www.fifa.com/worldfootball/statisticsandrecords/players/player=215002/index.html
  4. "Wesley Sneijder Sign with Galatasaray". Galatasaray SK. Retrieved 22 Januar 2013.