Willem Janssen

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Willem Janssen
Personal information
Date of birth (1986-07-04) 4 July 1986 (age 28)
Place of birth Nijmegen, Netherlands
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC Utrecht
Number 8
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2007 VVV-Venlo 93 (16)
2007–2011 Roda JC 129 (22)
2011–2014 FC Twente 69 (8)
2013–2014 FC Utrecht (loan) 5 (1)
2014– FC Utrecht 0 (0)
National team
2008 Netherlands U21 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 May 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Willem Janssen (born 4 July 1986) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for FC Utrecht in the Dutch Eredivisie.


Born in Nijmegen, Janssen made his professional debut for VVV-Venlo in the 2004-05 season, before signing for Roda JC in 2007.

In November 2010, it was announced that Janssen would move to FC Twente at the end of the 2010-11 season, on a free transfer.[1]

In August 2013, Janssen was sent on loan at FC Utrecht for the remainder of the season.[2]


  1. ^ (Dutch) "Willem Janssen voor drie jaar naar FC Twente". Voetbal Primeur. 1 November 2010. 
  2. ^ (Dutch) "FC Utrecht maakt komst Janssen wereldkundig". Voetbal Primeur. 23 August 2013. 

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