Joey van den Berg

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Joey van den Berg
Personal information
Full name Joey van den Berg
Date of birth (1986-02-13) 13 February 1986 (age 31)
Place of birth Nijeveen, Netherlands
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
Reading
Number 4
Youth career
MSC
SC Heerenveen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2006 SC Heerenveen 2 (0)
2006 FC Omniworld 19 (1)
2007–2008 Go Ahead Eagles 11 (1)
2010–2013 PEC Zwolle 73 (15)
2013–2016 SC Heerenveen 97 (8)
2016– Reading 28 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 May 2017.

Joey van den Berg (born 13 February 1986) is a Dutch professional footballer who currently plays as a defensive midfielder for Championship side Reading. He formerly played professional football for SC Heerenveen, FC Omniworld, Go Ahead Eagles and PEC Zwolle.

Career[edit]

Club[edit]

Reading[edit]

On 28 June 2016, it was announced that Reading would sign van den Berg on a two-year contract after his current deal expired at SC Heerenveen and when the transfer window officially opened on 1 July 2016.[1] He scored his first goal for Reading in a 2–0 EFL Cup win against Plymouth Argyle on 9 August 2016.[2]

Career statistics[edit]

Club[edit]

As of match played 7 May 2017.[3]
Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
Club Season League National Cup League Cup Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
PEC Zwolle 2010–11 Eerste Divisie 27 5 2 0 - 4 0 33 5
2011–12 30 7 1 0 - - 31 7
2012–13 Eredivisie 16 3 1 0 - - 17 3
Total 73 15 4 0 - - 4 0 81 15
SC Heerenveen 2012–13 Eredivisie 13 0 0 0 - 2 0 15 0
2013–14 29 2 2 0 - 2 0 33 2
2014–15 29 2 1 0 - 4 0 34 2
2015–16 26 4 3 0 - - 29 4
Total 97 8 6 0 - - 8 0 111 8
Reading 2016–17[4] Championship 28 0 1 0 2 1 31 1
Career total 198 23 11 0 2 1 12 0 223 24

Honours[edit]

PEC Zwolle

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Joey van den Berg set to join the Royals". Reading F.C. 28 June 2016. 
  2. ^ "Reading 2-0 Plymouth". BBC Sport. 9 August 2016. Retrieved 9 August 2016. 
  3. ^ "J.van den Berg". soccerway.com. Soccerway. Retrieved 22 August 2016. 
  4. ^ "Games played by Joey van den Berg in 2016/2017". soccerbase.com. Soccerbase. Retrieved 22 August 2016. 

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