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Arnold Scholten (born 5 December 1962 in Den Bosch, North Brabant) is a retired football midfielder from the Netherlands. He played for Den Bosch, Ajax, Feyenoord and JEF United Ichihara (Japan). Because of his white-blonde haircolor, Scholten was nicknamed The White Socrates after Brazilian playmaker Sócrates.

Arnold Scholten
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Personal information
Full name Arnold Scholten
Date of birth (1962-12-05) 5 December 1962 (age 56)
Place of birth Den Bosch, Netherlands
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
BVV
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1983–1986 Den Bosch 74 (10)
1986–1990 Ajax 70 (5)
1990–1995 Feyenoord 165 (20)
1995–1997 Ajax 44 (3)
1997–1998 JEF United Ichihara 48 (2)
1999–2001 Den Bosch 66 (2)
Teams managed
2001–2002 Den Bosch (technical director)
2002–2006 RKC Waalwijk (youth coach)
2006–2007 Feyenoord (youth coach)
2009–2017 Den Bosch (youth coach)
2017– Feyenoord (youth coach)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 7 June 2007
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 7 June 2007

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Club statisticsEdit

Club performance League
Season Club League Apps Goals
Netherlands League
1983–84 Den Bosch Eredivisie 9 1
1984–85 30 1
1985–86 34 8
1986–87 Ajax Eredivisie 18 1
1987–88 17 2
1988–89 29 2
1989–90 5 0
1989–90 Feyenoord Eredivisie 16 2
1990–91 33 1
1991–92 33 1
1992–93 25 4
1993–94 30 6
1994–95 28 6
1995–96 Ajax Eredivisie 16 1
1996–97 28 2
Japan League
1997 JEF United Ichihara J1 League 15 0
1998 33 2
Netherlands League
1998–99 Den Bosch Eerste Divisie 16 1
1999–00 Eredivisie 21 1
2000–01 Eerste Divisie 30 0
Country Netherlands 418 40
Japan 48 2
Total 466 42

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