Midfielder who also made his senior profession debut in 2005 for Ajax. He performed soccer in three youngsters systems: CVV Willemstad from 1996-1997, VV Maarssen from 1997-1999, and Ajax from 1999-2005. He offers performed for Netherlands’ U15, U17, 19, U20, U21, and nationwide groups. In 2012 he previously his first kid, a daughter, along with his longtime sweetheart. In his debut for Newcastle United, in 2012, he joined late inside a match to displace celebrity Yohan Cabaye.