Name: Rafael van der Vaart
Date of birth: 11/02/1983
Place of birth: Netherlands
Position: Attacking Midfielder
|Ajax||Hamburg||01 Jul 2005||Undisclosed|
|Hamburg||R Madrid||04 Aug 2008||Undisclosed|
|R Madrid||Tottenham||31 Aug 2010||£8.0m|
|Tottenham||Hamburg||31 Aug 2012||Undisclosed|
|Key passes||Very Strong||Aerial Duels||Weak|
|Taking set-pieces||Very Strong||Defensive contribution||Weak|
|Plays the ball off the ground often||Often|
|Likes to play long balls||Often|
|Does not dive into tackles||Often|
Related Rafael van der Vaart News
Van der Vaart to stay put
Rafael van der Vaart insists he plans to stay with Hamburg and repay them for his poor campaign last season.
Van der Vaart to miss Brazil
Netherlands midfielder Rafael van der Vaart will miss the World Cup in Brazil due to a calf injury.
Slomka warns Van Der Vaart
Hamburg boss Mirko Slomka has warned Rafael van der Vaart that he cannot expect any special treatment at the club.