John Neeskens

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John Neeskens
Personal information
Full name John Andreu Neeskens Ramírez[1]
Date of birth (1993-11-17) November 17, 1993 (age 21)[1]
Place of birth Barcelona, Spain[2]
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
New York Cosmos B
Youth career
CF Damm
Villareal CF
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2013 UE Sant Andreu 14 (0)
2013–2014 CF Badalona 15 (0)
2014 Colorado Rapids 5 (1)
2015– New York Cosmos B 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of June 5, 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

John Neeskens (born November 17, 1993) is a Spanish professional soccer player who plays for New York Cosmos B as a defender.

He made his professional debut versus Chicago Fire on June 5, 2014.[3] He was released just before the start of the 2015 MLS season.[4]

Media outlets often erroneously report that John Neeskens is the son of former Dutch international Johan Neeskens, Johan Neeskens has stated via his personal website in November 2010 that John Neeskens is not his son.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b John Neeskens profile at Soccerway
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ "COLORADO RAPIDS VS. CHICAGO FIRE 0 - 0". Soccerway. 5 June 2014. Retrieved 12 June 2014. 
  4. ^ Rapids waive defenders John Neeskens and Grant Van De Casteele, coloradorapids.com, 6 maart 2015
  5. ^ "Neeskens verschaft duidelijkheid over nageslacht" (in Dutch). Voetbal International. 30 November 2010. Retrieved 12 June 2014.