Orlando Smeekes

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Orlando Smeekes
Personal information
Full name Orlando Smeekes
Date of birth (1981-12-28) 28 December 1981 (age 33)
Place of birth Amsterdam, Netherlands
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
FC Den Bosch
Number 7
Youth career
Flevo Boys
SC Heerenveen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000–2003 Stormvogels Telstar 50 (10)
2003–2004 FC Volendam 2 (0)
2004–2005 TOP Oss 26 (2)
2005–2007 Helmond Sport 48 (9)
2007–2008 Go Ahead Eagles 23 (5)
2008–2009 Stuttgarter Kickers 29 (4)
2009–2011 FC Carl Zeiss Jena 65 (20)
2011–2012 SV Wehen Wiesbaden 14 (0)
2012–2014 Maritzburg United 35 (5)
2014–2015 WKE 19 (2)
2015– FC Den Bosch 0 (0)
National team
2008 Netherlands Antilles 4 (0)
2011– Curaçao 2 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 June 2015 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18 March 2009

Orlando Smeekes (born 28 December 1981 in Amsterdam, Netherlands) is a Curaçaoan footballer who currently plays as a winger for FC Den Bosch in the Dutch Eerste Divisie.

Career[edit]

On 10 September 2008 Smeekes left Go Ahead Eagles and moved to German 3. Fußball-Liga club Stuttgarter Kickers. After the relegation of the Kickers he signed with FC Carl Zeiss Jena on 26 June 2009.[1] In July 2010 joined for a trial week at Coventry City F.C., which did not result in a full-time contract. He had further trials at Charlton Athletic F.C. with similar success.[2] On 21 March 2011 he signed a contract with SV Wehen Wiesbaden and joined the club on 30 June 2011.[3] He joined South African club Maritzburg United on 26 June 2012.[4]

International career[edit]

Smeekes is also an active member of the Curaçao national football team.[5]

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