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Encyclopedia > Ron Vlaar
Ron Vlaar
Personal information
Full name Ron Vlaar
Date of birth February 16, 1985 (1985-02-16) (age 22)
Place of birth    Flag of the Netherlands Hensbroek, Netherlands
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current club Feyenoord Rotterdam
Youth clubs
Apollo'68
SVW Heerhugowaard
Senior clubs1
Years Club App (Gls)*
2004-2006
2006-
AZ Alkmaar
Feyenoord Rotterdam
10 (0)
42 (2)   
National team2
2005- Netherlands 2 (0)

1 Senior club appearances and goals
counted for the domestic league only and
correct as of 26 August 2007.
2 National team caps and goals correct
as of 4 July 2007.
* Appearances (Goals) Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 450 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (1200 × 1600 pixel, file size: 291 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File historyClick on a date/time to view the file as it appeared at that time. ... February 16 is the 47th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays 1985 Gregorian calendar). ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_Netherlands. ... Hensbroek () is a village in the Dutch province of North Holland. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Feyenoord team practice session in 2002. ... AZ Alkmaar is a football club from Alkmaar, the Netherlands. ... Feyenoord team practice session in 2002. ...

Ron Vlaar (16 February 1985, Hensbroek) is a Dutch football player currently playing for Feyenoord. February 16 is the 47th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays 1985 Gregorian calendar). ... Hensbroek () is a village in the Dutch province of North Holland. ... A player (wearing the red kit) has penetrated the defence (in the white kit) and is taking a shot at goal. ... Feyenoord Rotterdam is a popular Dutch football club from the city of Rotterdam. ...


Vlaar earned a youth contract at AZ Alkmaar in the year 2002. Due to injuries and bans he made his official debut in the first team against RKC Waalwijk on 23 April 2005. He made his UEFA Cup debut shortly after that in the semi-finals against Sporting Clube de Portugal. In the few matches the promising defender played, he made enough of an impression to be noticed by Marco van Basten, the coach of the Dutch national side. He was selected for the qualifier against Romania in june 2005, but did not play. The first international match in which he played was the clash against the Czechs on 8 October 2005. AZ Alkmaar is a football club from Alkmaar, the Netherlands. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... RKC Waalwijk is a football club playing in the Dutch Eredivisie. ... is the 113th day of the year (114th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The UEFA Cup is a football competition for European club teams, organized by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA). ... Sporting Clube de Portugal (pron. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Marcel (Marco) van Basten (October 31, 1964 in Oog in Al, Utrecht) is a Dutch football manager, currently in charge of the Dutch national team. ... First international Belgium 1 - 4 Netherlands (Antwerp, Belgium; 30 April 1905) Biggest win Netherlands 9 - 0 Finland (Solna, Sweden; 4 July 1912) Netherlands 9 - 0 Norway (Rotterdam, Netherlands; 1 November 1972) Biggest defeat England Amateur 12 - 2 Netherlands (Darlington, England; 21 December 1907) World Cup Appearances 8 (First in 1934... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 281st day of the year (282nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...


During 2005-2006, his performances did not remain unnoticed and AZ Alkmaar were keen to offer him a new contract (as Vlaar was still playing on a youth contract). However, Vlaar was not willing to sign the new contract and Feyenoord Rotterdam, Tottenham Hotspur and Ajax Amsterdam showed serious interest. He came to an agreement with Feyenoord and has signed a three-and-a half-year contract starting 1 January 2006. AZ Alkmaar is a football club from Alkmaar, the Netherlands. ... Feyenoord team practice session in 2002. ... Tottenham Hotspur F.C. is a North London association football team, also known by the nickname Spurs. ... Amsterdamsche Football Club Ajax (Euronext: AJAX) also referred to as Ajax Amsterdam, AFC Ajax, or simply Ajax (pronounced /ˈʌɪjaks/), is a professional football club from Amsterdam, Netherlands. ... Feyenoord Rotterdam is a popular Dutch football club from the city of Rotterdam. ... is the 1st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Later in 2006 he was part of the Netherlands national under-21 football team that lifted the trophy at the 2006 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship after beating Ukraine in the final. In 2007 Vlaar was the captain of the squad that defended their title at the 2007 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship held in the Netherlands. Vlaar participated in both of their first round group matches against Israel (1-0 win) and Portugal (2-1 win) to secure a semi final spot and to qualify for the 2008 Summer Olympics. In the semi finals against England Vlaar's mistake made Leroy Lita score the first goal of the match and later he would leave the pitch with a knee injury. Howerver the Dutch equalled and reached the final after winning in a penalty shoothout with 32 kicks taken. The Dutch went on to retain their 2006 title by beating Serbia 4-1 in the final. Vlaar's injury forced him to see the match from the sideline. It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Netherlands national football team. ... The official logo The UEFA U-21 Championship 2006 began in August 2004. ... Steward outfit displaying the logo of the UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship 2007 The UEFA U-21 Championship 2007 were held from June 10, 2007, to June 23, 2007. ... The 2008 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXIX Olympiad, were awarded to Beijing, China after an exhaustive ballot of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) on July 13, 2001. ... First International England U-21 0-0 Wales U-21 (Molineux, Wolverhampton; December 15, 1976) Largest win England U-21 8-1 Finland U-21 (Boothferry Park, Hull; October 12, 1977) Worst defeat Romania U-21 4-0 England U-21 (PloieÅŸti, Romania; October 14, 1980) & England U-21... Leroy Halirou Lita (born 28 December 1984 in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo[1]) is an English U21 international footballer, currently playing for Reading in the English Premier League. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Serbia and Montenegro national under-21 football team. ...


External links

  • Vlaar's stats at vi.nl

 
 

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