Dirk Kuyt

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Birthday
22, 1980
Birthplace
Katwijk aan Zee, Netherlands
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
22, 1980 (age 38)
Birthplace
Katwijk aan Zee, Netherlands

About

Forward who scored 51 goals for Liverpool between 2006 and 2012 and joined the Dutch national team in 2004; became a fan favorite and was noted for his team spirit, energy, and enthusiasm.

Before Fame

He signed with Liverpool for £10 million after scoring 71 goals in 101 appearances over three years in the Netherlands.

Trivia

He played for the Dutch national team in the Euro 2008 and 2012 competitions and the 2010 World Cup, where he helped the team reach the Finals where they were defeated by Spain.

Family Life

His wife, Gertrude, became a darling of Dutch media for her humility.

Associated With

He and Johan Cruyff both became Dutch goalscoring legends.