Dirk Kuyt Biography

Published On Sep 08, 2015
Facts of Dirk Kuyt
Date of Birth: 1980 , July-22
Birth Nation: Netherlands
Height: 6 Feet
Name Dirk Kuyt
Nationality Dutch
Birth Place/City Katwijk aan Zee
Ethnicity White
Profession Footballer
Weight in KG 77kg
Married Yes
Married to Gertrude Kuyt
Children Aidan Benjamin Kuyt, Noelle Kuyt, Roan Dirk Kuyt, and Jordan Giovanni Kuyt
Education degree in physical education
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Wiki
TV Show The Bachelor television program; Law & Order: Special Victims Unit;Design
Net Worth 4,000,000 Euros
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Body Measurements 30B-23-33
Birth Name Alexis Alejandro Sanchez Sanchez
Father Denis Kingsley
Mother Diane Kingsley
Working For Fenerbahçe
Face Color White
Famous for host Around the Horn
Divorce No
Awards Won SEC Championship.
Breast Size 30
Waist size 23
Hip Size 33
Salary 2.85 million Euros
Tattoo(s) No Tattoo in her body
Religion Catholic
Neck Size 8
Shoe Size 9
Movies Quai d'Orsay (2013)
Sisters Trina, Tammy, and Tara
Siblings Mike Stern, Robert Sedgwick, Holly Sedgwick
Girlfriend Mecia
Music Group 3LW
Nick Name Nino Maravilla
Affair with Chris Wragge,Chris Brooke
Albums Never Lose Sight
Chest Size 34
Boyfriend Michael Sarrazin,Alexander Godunov
Special Title Miss January 1999
Books Girl Walks into a Bar . . .: Comedy Calamities
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Dirk Kuyt is a married professional footballer. He is married to Gertrude Kuyt, a media personality and also a nurse. They got married in 2003. They have four children together named Jorden Kuyt, Noelle Kuyt, Aidan Benjamin Kuyt and Roan Dirk Kuyt. He, along with his wife, runs several charity programs and helps the needy people in Netherland. He is not involved in any kind of extra marital affairs. He does not have any girlfriend than his loving wife. They are happy to be each other’s loving spouse.

Since his childhood days, Dirk Kuyt dreamed of being a professional football player. He once revealed that if he was not a football player, he would have been a fisherman like his father, who died in 2007. He began playing football since he was five. During those days, he played from local team Quick Boys. He got a chance to make his first senior team appearance when he was 19 years old. During that year, he played from     Utrecht as a winger and also as a forward player. Then he played for Liverpool and also made his appearance from Dutch national team and almost led Netherland to  world cup glory in 2010. He is earning a huge salary being a professional football player, and as of 2014, it was reported that his earning for 2014 was around net worth of 2.85 million EUR.

 

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Born in Katwijk aan Zee, Netherlands

July 22 , 1980

He is from a humble background and was born in Katwijk aan Zee, Netherlands to a fisherman. There is no more information about his parents and also there is no information about his educational background. He is also fond of fishing.

His father died

June 29 , 2007

He was born to Dirk. His father Dirk was a fisherman. He once revealed that if he was not a football player, he would have been a fisher man like his father. On 29th June 2007, his father Dirk died of cancer. His father's death left him depressed for several years.

Married to Gertrude Kuyt

2003

Dirk Kuyt is a married professional footballer. He is married to Gertrude Kuyt, a media personality and also a nurse. They got married in 2003. They have four children together named Jorden Kuyt, Noelle Kuyt, Aidan Benjamin Kuyt and Roan Dirk Kuyt. 

Began playing from local team

April 21 , 1985

Since his childhood days, Dirk Kuyt dreamed of being a professional football player. He began playing football since he was five. During those days, he played from local team Quick Boys. He played there for more than a decade.

Joined Utrecht

June 23 , 1998

After playing in his childhood local team for more than a decade, he finally made a senior team appearance from Utrecht. He joined it when he was eighteen years old. Soon after joining it, he was called up in the starting lineup.

Joined Feyenoord

October 2 , 2003

After having an impressive season in Utrecht, he joined Feyenoord in 2003. There, he also had a successful time. He scored seventy one goals from his one hundred and one football appearance. He was also highest goal scorer in that league.

Joined Liverpool

July 18 , 2006

 After having a back-to-back successful campaign in Feyenoord, English clubs put an eye on him. Several clubs from Europe went to Feyenoord football stadium with an aim to lure him to their club. However, Liverpool got lucky to sign him.

Joined Fenerbahçe

July 20 , 2012

After spending six successful sessions in Liverpool, he made up his mind to leave this English side. In 2012, he finally joined Fenerbahçe. It is a Turkish club and it is also one of the most successful clubs in Turkey. He remained there till 2015 scoring 26 goals.

Joined Feyenoord

July 10 , 2015

Scoring 26 goals in 95 appearances in three sessions for Fenerbahçe, he returned back to his childhood club, Feyenoord. It was the club from where he achieved every success in football. From the start of 2015-2016 campaign, he has already scored three goals in just four games.

Made his international debut

April 27 , 2004

After having a successful campaign in Feyenoord in 2003-2004, he was called up in his senior national team. He played his first international match against Liechtenstein. He also appeared in the Dutch national squad to participate in the world cup qualifying match.

Played from Dutch international squard in 2006 world cup

December 16 , 2006

He showed some impressive international games during the world cup qualifying match. Besides scoring, he also made vital assist during that time.  That's  why he was also handed a place in the world cup 2006. But he didn't make regular first team appearance in the group stage matches.

Appeared in EURO 2008

2008

Kuyt won several national caps from the Netherlands. He made several appearances in 2006 world cup as well. He was showing beautiful games from the Dutch side, so he was also listed in 2008 Euro cup from the Dutch side.

Played 2010 world cup

June 8 , 2010

His 2010 FiFA world cup campaign was a massive successful one. They almost won the world cup for the Netherland for the first time in 2010. However, his team lost against Spanish team in the injury time of the fifa world cup 2010 final.

Won League Cup

July 1 , 2012

He played for the Liverpool for almost six sessions scoring 51 goals. However, he was unsuccessful to win any major award from Liverpool. But during his last session there, in 2011-2012 campaign, he was able to lead Liverpool to some glory. He won League Cup with them.

Won Turkish Cup

November 28 , 2013

His days in Fenerbahçe were more glorious than in Liverpool. In three sessions, he won three major awards there. During his first session, he became the champion of Turkish Cup. The following year, he also won Süper Liga and Turkish Super Cup.