John Heitinga

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John Gijsbert Alan Heitinga (born 15 November 1983) is a Dutch football coach and a former player who played as a centre back. He currently manages Jong Ajax the reserves team of AFC Ajax.A product of the Ajax Youth Academy, he played for their first squad from 2001 to 2008. After a one-year spell at Atlético Madrid in Spain, he signed for Everton in 2009. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Heitinga has received more than 573,162 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). John Heitinga is the 2,546th most popular soccer player (down from 2,349th in 2019), the 635th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 552nd in 2019) and the 84th most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, John Heitinga ranks 2,546 out of 16,923Before him are Giorgio Ghezzi, Henry Johansen, Ivano Bordon, Heinz Strehl, Walter Schachner, and Shiho Kaneda. After him are Gösta Löfgren, Kingsley Coman, Nils Middelboe, Naoji Ito, Paulo Ferreira, and Luciano Re Cecconi.

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Among people born in 1983, John Heitinga ranks 71Before him are Lupita Nyong'o, Megan Boone, Óscar Cardozo, Daniel Jarque, Domhnall Gleeson, and Sola Aoi. After him are Steven Yeun, Mido, Kim Hee-chul, Rebeca Linares, Leeteuk, and Lisandro López.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, John Heitinga ranks 635 out of 1,209Before him are Georginio Wijnaldum (1990), Gerben Karstens (1942), Jan Raas (1952), Hendrik Marsman (1899), Prince Carlos, Duke of Parma (1970), and Fedde Schurer (1898). After him are Puck van Heel (1904), Hans Ooft (1947), Ben Pon (1936), Royston Drenthe (1987), Michiel Huisman (1981), and Simon Tahamata (1956).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, John Heitinga ranks 84Before him are Khalid Boulahrouz (1981), Gregory van der Wiel (1988), Frenkie de Jong (1997), Harry Vos (1946), Jasper Cillessen (1989), and Georginio Wijnaldum (1990). After him are Puck van Heel (1904), Hans Ooft (1947), Royston Drenthe (1987), Simon Tahamata (1956), Bas Paauwe (1911), and Hakim Ziyech (1993).