Rafael Van der Vaart, Netherlands - 39 years

Rafael Van der Vaart (Netherlands) has never succeeded in becoming the top scorer in a league but was part of the top-20 list of scorers in Eredivisie, Europa League, Champions League, Bundesliga and Premier League.

Rafael Ferdinand van der Vaart, which is his full name, is a player who mostly played at the position of attacking midfielder. He is 39 years old today, born on 11 February 1983 in Heemskerk, Netherlands. In total he did 109 matches wearing his national team sweater and scored 25 goals in these games. He retired from football in the year of 2018.

Rafael Van der Vaart top scorer record

League, Team Season Goals Position Age Winner/leader
 
Premier League
2011/2012 11 14 29 Robin van Persie
 
Premier League
2010/2011 13 6 28 Carlos Tevez and Dimitar Berbatov
 
Bundesliga
2007/2008 12 10 25 Luca Toni
 
Bundesliga
2006/2007 8 20 24 Theofanis Gekas
 
Champions League
2006/2007 3 14 24 Kaká
 
Europa League
2005/2006 5 6 23 Matias Delgado
 
Eredivisie
2002/2003 18 4 20 Mateja Kezman
 
Eredivisie
2001/2002 14 7 19 Pierre van Hooijdonk

Rafael Van der Vaart hat-tricks

Here you find 3 hat-tricks scored by Rafael Van der Vaart.

Date and league Match Goals
24 september 2008
La Liga 2008/2009
Real Madrid - Sporting Gijon
7-1
3
17', 32', 46'
3 may 2003
Eredivisie 2002/2003
Ajax - RKC Waalwijk
6-1
3
19', 45', 82'
19 december 2001
Eredivisie 2001/2002
Ajax - Vitesse
5-1
3
15', 25', 81'

Information about Rafael Van der Vaart

Complete name
Rafael Ferdinand van der Vaart
Player position
Attacking midfielder
Date of birth
11 February 1983
Place of birth
Heemskerk, Netherlands
Retired
2018
Height
176 cm
National team caps
109
National team goals
25
Source: Wikipedia

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