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Marco van Basten


Legendary Dutch soccer participant who became one of the better forwards ever; he performed for Ajax and Milan. He previously his profession cut brief by a significant ankle damage and afterwards became the top trainer of Ajax and holland national group. He began playing soccer at age six; he have scored in his professional debut match with Ajax in 1982. He was a three-time Western european Footballer of the entire year and a FIFA Globe Player of the entire year. He was raised in Utrecht, Netherlands. He wedded Lesbeth truck Capelleveen in 1993. He and Robin truck Persie are thought to be two of the best Dutch soccer players ever.

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Date Of Birth October 31, 1964
Place Of Birth Utrecht, Netherlands
Height 1.88 m
Weight 80 kg
Profession Soccer Player
Nationality Dutch
Spouse Liesbeth van Capelleveen
Children Rebecca van Basten, Alexander van Basten, Deborah van Basten
Parents Leny van Basten, Joop van Basten
Siblings Stanley van Basten, Carla van Basten
Awards Ballon d'Or, FIFA World Player of the Year, Milliyet Sports Award for World Athlete of the Year
Star Sign Scorpio

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1After the European Championship 2008, he is going to coach Ajax Amsterdam, Holland
2Between 1983 and 1992, he played 58 matches for the Dutch national soccer team in which he scored 24 goals.
3He played for Ajax Amsterdam, Holland.
4Until his retirement as player he played for AC Milan, Italy.
5Former Holland international soccer player. He won the European Football Championship with Holland in 1988.
6Appointed manager of the Holland soccer team in July 2004
7Has two daughters, Rebecca and Deborah, and a son, Alexander (born 16 May 1997) with Van Capelleveen.



European Qualifiers: 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia2016TV SeriesHimself - Holland Assistant Coach
Sfide2016TV SeriesHimself
Den unge Zlatan2015DocumentaryHimself
Football's Greatest2010TV SeriesHimself
Quelli che... il calcio2009TV SeriesHimself
2008 UEFA European Football Championship2008TV SeriesHimself - Coach Netherlands
Pauw & Witteman2007TV SeriesHimself
Waar was u toen?2007TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself
2006 FIFA World Cup2006TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Sportschau2005TV SeriesHimself
Barend en Van Dorp2000-2005TV SeriesHimself - Bondscoach / Himself / Himself (segment "Marco van Basten")
Finale van het E.K. '881988TV MovieHimself - Holland player

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

History of the Euros2016TV Movie documentaryHimself - Holland, Euro 1988
The Erroneous Earth Kitchen2006Documentary shortHimself
De wereld draait door2005TV SeriesHimself
Oranje kampioen! EK '882004VideoHimself
The Story of Football2002Video documentaryHimself - 1988 European Championships Final
The World's Greatest Goals: Volume II1990Video documentaryHimself
De staat van Oranje1988VideoHimself

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