Dutch striker best known for his years with Sparta Rotterdam, Middlesbrough and Swansea City. He has represented the Netherlands internationally beginning at the Under-16 level in 2003.
He played for the Xerxes amateur team before joining Sparta's youth system in 1997.
Following an 8-goal performance during the 2007-08 season, he was voted the Sparta Fans' Player of the Year.He was born in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
He was born in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
He has played alongside English winger Nathan Dyer at Swansea City.