Marcel Meeuwis

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Marcel Meeuwis
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Personal information
Full name Marcel Meeuwis
Date of birth (1980-10-31) 31 October 1980 (age 36)
Place of birth Goirle, Netherlands
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
Taxandria
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000–2004 Willem II 6 (0)
2002–2003 VVV-Venlo (loan) 24 (5)
2003–2004 VVV-Venlo (loan) 34 (1)
2004–2006 VVV-Venlo 60 (4)
2006–2009 Roda JC 97 (11)
2009–2011 Borussia Mönchengladbach 20 (0)
2011 Feyenoord (loan) 13 (0)
2011–2012 VVV-Venlo 41 (0)
2013 Melbourne Heart 6 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 June 2013 (UTC).

Marcel Meeuwis (born 31 October 1980 in Goirle) is a Dutch former footballer.

Career[edit]

Meeuwis played for amateur club Taxandria, and made his debut in professional football in the 2000–01 season at Willem II. During his second season for Willem II, Meeuwis only played four games. In the summer of 2002, he moved to VVV-Venlo in the Eerste Divisie, where he played a larger number of matches. Meeuwis played for VVV for a total of four seasons, growing into one of the team's key players.

Meeuwis moved to Roda JC in the Eredivisie in 2006, where he signed a contract until 2012. He announced his transfer to Borussia Mönchengladbach[1] for the up-coming season on 18 May 2009. He signed a three-year contract and joined his new club on 1 July 2009.

On 8 February 2013, it was announced he had signed with A-League club Melbourne Heart on a three-month contract.[2]

Statistics[edit]

Club performance League Cup Continental Other Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Netherlands League KNVB Cup Europe Other Total
2000–01 Willem II Eredivisie 2 0 1 0 - - 3 0
2001–02 4 0 1 0 - - 5 0
2002–03 VVV-Venlo Eerste Divisie 24 5 2 0 - - 26 5
2003–04 34 1 2 0 - 6 0 42 1
2004–05 32 3 2 0 - 6 0 40 3
2005–06 28 1 3 1 - 2 0 33 2
2006–07 Roda JC Eredivisie 33 2 3 0 - 2 0 38 2
2007–08 31 6 5 2 - 2 0 38 8
2008–09 33 3 3 0 - 4 0 40 3
Germany League DFB Pokal Europe Other Total
2009–10 Borussia Mönchengladbach Bundesliga 18 0 0 0 0 0 - 18 0
2010–11 2 0 0 0 0 0 - 2 0
Netherlands League KNVB Cup Europe Other Total
2010–11 Feyenoord Eredivisie 13 0 0 0 0 0 - 13 0
2011–12 VVV-Venlo Eredivisie 32 0 0 0 - 4 0 36 0
2012–13 9 0 1 0 - 0 0 10 0
Australia League Asia Other Total
2012–13 Melbourne Heart A-League 6 0 - - 0 0 - 6 0
Total Netherlands 275 21 23 3 0 0 26 0 324 24
Germany 20 0 0 0 0 0 - 20 0
Australia 6 0 0 0 0 0 - 6 0
Career total 301 21 23 3 0 0 26 0 350 21

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Borussia verpflichtet Marcel Meeuwis von Roda JC Kerkrad" (in German). borussia.de. Archived from the original on 24 May 2009. 
  2. ^ "Meeuwis kiest voor tijdelijke verhuizing naar Australië" (in Dutch). vi.nl. 8 February 2013. Retrieved 27 April 2013.