Fernando Ricksen

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Fernando Ricksen
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Ricksen at Zenit in 2007.
Personal information
Date of birth (1976-07-27) 27 July 1976 (age 41)
Place of birth Heerlen, Limburg, Netherlands
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Right back, right midfielder
Youth career
1980–1986 EHC
1986–1988 RKONS
1988–1992 Roda JC
1992–1994 Fortuna Sittard
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1994–1997 Fortuna Sittard 94 (5)
1997–2000 AZ 92 (12)
2000–2006 Rangers 182 (13)
2006 Zenit Saint Petersburg (loan) 14 (2)
2007–2009 Zenit Saint Petersburg 22 (0)
2010–2013 Fortuna Sittard 48 (1)
Total 452 (33)
National team
2000–2003 Netherlands 12 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 May 2013 (UTC).

Fernando Jacob Hubertina Hendrika Ricksen (born 27 July 1976) is a Dutch former professional footballer. He played as a right back and right midfielder. He is mostly known for his six-year spell at Rangers. He earned 12 caps for the Netherlands at international level.

On 30 October 2013, Ricksen revealed he was terminally ill and had been diagnosed with ALS (motor neurone disease).[1]

Honours[change | change source]

Club[change | change source]

Fortuna Sittard
AZ
Rangers
Zenit Saint Petersburg

References[change | change source]

  1. Fernando Ricksen heeft ALS - Telegraaf (Dutch)

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