Norichio Nieveld

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Norichio Nieveld
Personal information
Date of birth (1989-04-25) 25 April 1989 (age 28)
Place of birth Den Bosch, Netherlands
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 12 in)
Playing position Centre back
Club information
Current team
Go Ahead Eagles
Number 23
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008–2009 Feyenoord 3 (0)
2009–2012 Excelsior 95 (4)
2012–2013 PEC Zwolle 4 (0)
2013–2015 FC Eindhoven 72 (4)
2015– Go Ahead Eagles 15 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 6 June 2016.

Norichio Nieveld (born 25 April 1989) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a centre back for Go Ahead Eagles in the Dutch Eredivisie. He formerly played for Feyenoord, Excelsior, PEC Zwolle and FC Eindhoven.


Born in Den Bosch, Nieveld made his senior debut for Feyenoord during the 2008–09 season, before moving to Excelsior a season later.[1]

In the summer of 2012 Nieveld moved to PEC Zwolle after being a fee agent. He was signed after playing with Team VVCS, which consists of unemployed football players.

International career[edit]

Nieveld is of Surinamese descent, and has represented the unofficial Suriname national football team in a friendly 1-1 tie with Trinidad and Tobago in 2014.[2]