Marc Van Der Linden

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Marc Van Der Linden
Personal information
Date of birth (1964-02-04) 4 February 1964 (age 57)
Place of birth Merksem, Antwerp, Belgium
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Striker (retired)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Royal Antwerp
R.S.C. Anderlecht
K.A.A. Gent
Ironi Rishon-Lezion
Hapoel Herzliya F.C.
K. Beerschot V.A.C.
National team
1983-1990 Belgium
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Marc Angéle Vanderlinden or Marc Van Der Linden was born 4 February 1964, in Antwerp, Belgium.[1] He is a Belgian former football player.

He began his career at his hometown team of SC Merksem. In 1982 he played for Royal Antwerp.[1] In 1989, after seven seasons with the team, he moved to R.S.C. Anderlecht. He then joined K.A.A. Two years later he joined Gent. In 1995 he moved to Israel to play for Hapoel Ironi Rishon LeZion F.C. Then he played for Hapoel Herzliya F.C. In 1997 he returned to his original club. Van der Linden continued to play for Merksem until 2002 when he retired. He also played 19 times for the Belgium national football team, scoring nine goals. Van der Linden also appeared in the 1990 FIFA World Cup.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Marc Van der Linden". National Football 2004–2014. Retrieved 17 May 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "Marc Van Der Linden". FIFA World Cup. 1994 - 2014. Retrieved 17 May 2014. Check date values in: |date= (help)CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)