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Stijn Spierings (born 12 March 1996) is a Dutch footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for RKC Waalwijk in the Eerste Divisie.[1]

Stijn Spierings
Personal information
Full name Stijn Spierings
Date of birth (1996-03-12) 12 March 1996 (age 23)
Place of birth Alkmaar, Netherlands
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Attacking midfielder
Club information
Current team
RKC Waalwijk
Youth career
AZ
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2015–2016 AZ 2 (0)
2016Sparta Rotterdam (loan) 5 (1)
2016–2019 Sparta Rotterdam 47 (3)
2016–2019 Jong Sparta Rotterdam 20 (3)
2019– RKC Waalwijk 18 (7)
National team
2012 Netherlands U17 1 (0)
2014– Netherlands U19 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 27 May 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 28 March 2015

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Early careerEdit

Born in the Dutch city of Alkmaar Spierings began his youth career and professional career with his local team AZ. Having broken into the first team he played on just two occasions in his first season, against PSV and Excelsior. He was then loaned to Sparta Rotterdam and played a role in their successful campaign to get promoted from the Eerste Divisie. At the end of that season Spierings signed a permanent deal with the club and has since played in the youth team.

On 7 January 2019, he signed a 1.5-year contract with RKC Waalwijk.[2]

International careerEdit

The midfielder has also turned out appearances with the Dutch national team at youth level as well. He has played for the U17s and the U19 squad.

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Sparta Rotterdam

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Stijn Spierings at WorldFootball.net
  2. ^ "RKC Waalwijk versterkt zich met middenvelder Stijn Spierings" [RKC Waalwijk strengthens with midfielder Stijn Spierings] (in Dutch). RKC Waalwijk. 7 January 2019. Retrieved 8 January 2019.

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