KOEMAN IS ONE OF THEM
All the Dutch players that have gone through the Barcelona
Published:20/06/2021 - 10:42h
Updated:20/06/2021 - 10:42h
Along the years, the combined Barcelona has had a total of 21 Dutch players without including to Depay, the one who finish to make public his arrival to the Barcelona
With the arrival of Memphis Depay to the Barcelona, the club expands the payroll of Dutch footballers that have dressed the Barcelona colours. Since it bequeathed Johan Cruyff in 1973, and the one who went the first Dutch in arriving to the team until Depay, have happened a long list of players between which explains the own Koeman and a lot of which have made history.
To continuation, the players in chronological order:
Johan Cruyff (1973-1978)
It arrived in 1973 like a big historical signing and, after years of drought, gave him back the joy to the barcelonismo. More forward it marked a period as much as player, where won a League and a Glass, as in the Barcelona bench, where converted the father of the 'Dream Team' afterwards to having won 4 Leagues, 2 Supercopas of Spain, a Glass and the remembered Glass of Europe of Wembley 1992.
Johan Neeskens (1974-1979)
This arrived after Cruyff and signed by the Barça from the Ajax in 1974. I do not take in going back leader of the team and conquered the heart of the fans. It won a Glass and a Recopa
Ronald Koeman (1989-1995)
After a decade without Dutch arrived a young Koeman pertinent of the PSV Eindhoven. The now Barcelona trainer lived the stage of the Dream Team, with 4 Leagues, 2 Supercopas of Spain, a Glass, and went the hero of the final of Wembley marking the historical goal of the triumph.
Richard Witschge (1991-1993)
Witschge Was fichado by Cruyff and came from of the Ajax, but in his two seasons like Barcelona grieve played 40 parties, this yes formed part of the 'Dream Team' champion of principles of the 90.
Jordi Cruyff (1994-1996)
Unlike the rest of the already mentioned, Jordi did not arrive of any team, but it formed in The Masia. It was three years in the first team and finally ficho by the Manchester United. With the Barça won only a Supercopa.
Michael Reiziger (1997-2004)
In his case, in spite of having gone through the Ajax, arrived to the Barça in 1997 from the Milan and was seven years dressing the Barcelona colours. It won two Leagues, a Glass and a Supercopa. Besides, it won the appreciate of inflate them of the Barcelona.
Ruud Hesp (1997-2000)
Hesp Was the first guardameta Dutch that had the Barça. In fact, it arrived the same year that Reiziger, but pertinent wine of the Roda. It did master and gentleman of the Barcelona arch and, during the time in that it was guardameta of the club, won two Leagues, a Supercopa and a Glass in which it went the hero of the batch of penaltis.
Winston Bogarde (1997-2000)
To the equal that Reiziger, arrived pertinent of the Milan to the Barça with the label of champion of Europe with the Ajax. It was a characteristic signing because it generated diverse opinions between the fans of the club. After winning two Leagues and a Glass, the year 2000 went to Chelsea.
'Skittle' Zenden (1998-2001)
Zenden Came pertinent of the PSV like footballer to reinforce the Barcelona attack. Champion of League of Barcelona the year 1999, followed his career in Chelsea leaving good flavour of mouth in 'Can Barça'.
Phillip Cocu (1998-2004)
The midfield player, to the one who recognised like "the big captain", arrived of the PSV and with the step of the time did a gap in the heart of all the Barcelona and with the indisputable titularity in the centre of the field. Andn his moment, became difficult to see to the Barça without Cocu and this carried him to occupy the place of captain and to be remembered with a lot of esteem by the fans. In addition to having won LaLiga in an occasion.
Patrick Kluivert (1998-2004)
It arrived beside Cocu and with him finished going. It conquered to the Barcelona fans and some consider him one of the best '9' of all the history of the combined Barcelona. It could annotate a total of 122 goals, although only it won a League.
Frank Of Boer (1998-2003)
It was, beside his brother, a signing mediático since they were the brothers of the moment in the Ajax. Frank only won a League with the Barça.
Ronald Of Boer (19982000)
The same that his brother (Frank Of Boer), generated a lot of expectancy and only won a League, but his path in the Barça was shorter that the one of Frank. In the year 2000 went to the Galatasaray.
Marc Overmars (2000-2004)
Overmars Arrived to the club in the year 2000 and, in his moment, went a crack since it was the most expensive signing of the history of the club to date. In 2004 the injuries forced him to leave the team and the practice of the professional football. It did not win any title.
Giovanni Go Bronckhorst (2003-2007)
His go through the Arsenal called the attention of the Barça, that him fichó in 2003 and had a good performance in the four years that was in the Camp Nou. It won two Leagues, two Supercopas and the Champions of Paris in 2006.
Edgar Davids (2004)
It arrived yielded by the Juventus and was one of the keys of the change of course of a Barça desahuciado that restarted the way and finish runner-up of League in that then. When finish this season went to the Inter.
Mark Go Bommel (2005-2006)
It won a League, two Supercopas and the Champions of Paris. It was only a year in the Barça with an excellent performance, but an offer of the Bayern of Munich did him split very soon.
Ibrahim Afellay (2011-2014)
As well as they Go Bommel, came from of the PSV. But the constant injuries happened him bill. After three seasons went to the Schalke. It won a League, two Supercopas, a Glass, the Champions of Wembley and a Supercopa European.
Jasper Cillessen (2016-2019)
Cillessen Was the penultimate Dutch footballer in arriving of the Ajax. Fichó In 2016 to occupy the place left by Claudio Bravo like second goalkeeper and has showed in these years his cost to be the first, but has in front to Ter Stegen and never was able to go out of his shadow. It has won a League, two Glasses and a Supercopa.
Frenkie Of Jong (2019)
With all the big of Europe litigating by him, Of Jong chose fichar by the Barça after going out of the Ajax and has had an excellent exert with Ronald Koeman, to the point in that many him auguran a brilliant future.