Clubs: Feyenoord, Arsenal FC, Manchester United FC
• As a teenager he won the UEFA Cup in his first full season at home-town club Feyenoord, producing a fine display in the final at De Kuip against Borussia Dortmund.
• Won the FA Cup in his first campaign at Arsenal, 2004/05, scoring twice in the semi-finals against Blackburn Rovers FC; reached the UEFA Champions League final the following season but had to settle for a place on the bench against FC Barcelona in Paris.
• An impressive FIFA World Cup in Germany followed, as he started all four matches and scored a spectacular free-kick against Ivory Coast.
• Was a key man for the Oranje at the start of UEFA EURO 2008 qualifying with four goals in three matches and returned from injury to score twice at the finals – against France and Romania.
• His 2009/10 season was wrecked by ankle ligament damage, sustained in a November friendly versus Italy; scored once, against Cameroon, in seven matches at the FIFA World Cup finals as the Netherlands finished runners-up to Spain.
• Finished as the 30-goal top scorer in the 2011/12 Premier League season, scoring hat-tricks against Chelsea FC and Blackburn, and was voted player of the year by the Football Writers' Association.
• Moved to Manchester United FC in the summer of 2012 and enjoyed an outstanding first season with the Red Devils, ending as the league's top scorer, and scoring a hat-trick against Aston Villa FC which confirmed a 20th Englilsh title for United, and a first Premier League crown for himself.
UEFA Champions League: runner-up 2006
UEFA Cup: winner 2002
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|07.09.2012||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Netherlands||2-0||Turkey||90||1||0|
|11.09.2012||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Hungary||1-4||Netherlands||46||0||0|
|16.10.2012||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Romania||1-4||Netherlands||90||1||0|
|22.03.2013||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Netherlands||3-0||Estonia||90||1||1|
|26.03.2013||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Netherlands||4-0||Romania||86||2||1|
|06.09.2013||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Estonia||2-2||Netherlands||90||1||1|
|10.09.2013||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Andorra||0-2||Netherlands||90||2||0|
|11.10.2013||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Netherlands||8-1||Hungary||61||3||0|
|15.10.2013||FIFA World Cup||Qualifying round||Turkey||0-2||Netherlands||46||0||0|
|13.06.2014||FIFA World Cup||Final tournament - Group stage||Spain||1-5||Netherlands||79||2||0|
|18.06.2014||FIFA World Cup||Final tournament - Group stage||Australia||2-3||Netherlands||87||1||0|
|29.06.2014||FIFA World Cup||Round of 16||Netherlands||2-1||Mexico||76||0||0|
|05.07.2014||FIFA World Cup||Quarter-finals||Netherlands||0-0|
|09.07.2014||FIFA World Cup||Semi-finals||Netherlands||0-0|
|12.07.2014||FIFA World Cup||Third place||Brazil||0-3||Netherlands||90||1||0|
|24.08.2014||English Premier League||Sunderland||1-1||Man. United||63||0||0|
|30.08.2014||English Premier League||Burnley||0-0||Man. United||73||0||0|
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