Robin Van Persie
A Dutch Professional Football Player
Who comes to your mind when you hear about a Dutch professional football player? It must be Robin Van Persie, right? He takes a role as a striker for Turkish Super Lig club Fenerbahce as well as the Netherlands national team. The best striker comes in the last of his name since he is considered as one. There are so many fun facts about Robin Van Persie that you need to know, if you want to know more about him then you can get to know him more here.
His parents encouraged him to be an artist since they want him to follow their footsteps but he finally chose football over it. In 2001 he made his senior debut that led him to get the Dutch Football Talent of the Year, which was one of the greatest achievements that he got. With the excellent talents that he has, he becomes one of the professional players who are recognized by the world.
Pierre Van Hooijdonk
Fun fact about Pierre Van Hooijdonk
A retired Dutch international football player, Pierre Van Hooijdonk, was a prolific goal scorer who took a part in the 1998 FIFA World Cup, as well as Euro 200 and 2004. Football lovers know that he was so famous because of his spectacular free kicks. There was a sad story in the past when his father left his mother even before his birth. You know about his favorite team, he chose NAC Breda that was when he asked to join the club and he did.
There is no doubt that he is so talented and has great skills as well. But here, a fact that not everyone knows that he was reported to be the victim of the fraud and lost about £2,000,000. The company that was involved was the one that did not exist; yes it is Chinese Textile Company. Was not it such the worst thing that he had to deal?