Dirk Kuyt

Date of birth22 July 1980
Place of birthKatwijk
NationalityDutch
Weight77 kg
Height1.84 m
PositionMidfielder/Forward

Kuyt's contract at Liverpool was extended to June 2012 in April 2009. At the end of his Liverpool contract the hard working player agreed to join Fenerbahce.

Kuyt was included in Marc Wilmots' 2014 World Cup squad.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
FC Utrecht 01 Jul 1998 01 Jul 2003
Feyenoord 01 Jul 2003 18 Aug 2006
Liverpool 18 Aug 2006 04 Jun 2012
Fenerbahçe 04 Jun 2012

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 FC Utrecht Dutch KPN Telecompetitie 28
4
13
3
2001-02 FC Utrecht Dutch KPN Telecompetitie 19
5
1
2001-02 FC Utrecht UEFA Cup 4
1
2004-05 Feyenoord UEFA Cup 1
2
2006-07 Liverpool FA Cup 1
1
2006-07 Liverpool League Cup
2
2006-07 Liverpool Premier League 27
7
12
2006-07 Liverpool UEFA Champions League 10
1
1
3
2007-08 Liverpool FA Cup 2
2
1
2007-08 Liverpool Premier League 24
8
3
2
2007-08 Liverpool UEFA Champions League 10
2
7
1
2008-09 Liverpool FA Cup 2
2008-09 Liverpool Premier League 36
2
12
2008-09 Liverpool UEFA Champions League 10
1
3
2009-10 Liverpool FA Cup 2
2009-10 Liverpool League Cup 1
2009-10 Liverpool Premier League 35
2
9
3
2009-10 Liverpool UEFA Champions League 6
1
2009-10 Liverpool UEFA Europa League 7
1
1
2010-11 Liverpool FA Cup 1
2010-11 Liverpool Premier League 32
1
13
3
2010-11 Liverpool UEFA Europa League 6
1
2
2011-12 Liverpool FA Cup 1
4
1
2011-12 Liverpool League Cup 2
3
2
2011-12 Liverpool Premier League 22
12
2
3
2012-13 Fenerbahçe UEFA Champions League 4
3
2
2012-13 Fenerbahçe UEFA Europa League 12
1
3
1
2013-14 Fenerbahçe UEFA Champions League 4
2016-17 Feyenoord UEFA Europa League 2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
20 Aug 2000 FC Utrecht v Heerenveen W 2-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
27 Aug 2000 FC Utrecht v PSV Eindhoven L 1-3 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
10 Sep 2000 NEC Nijmegen v FC Utrecht D 1-1 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
17 Sep 2000 FC Utrecht v Twente Enschede L 1-2 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
01 Oct 2000 Vitesse Arnhem v FC Utrecht L 2-1 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
14 Oct 2000 Willem II v FC Utrecht L 6-2 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
22 Oct 2000 FC Utrecht v RBC Roosendaal W 5-3 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
29 Oct 2000 FC Utrecht v Feyenoord D 1-1 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
01 Nov 2000 RKC Waalwijk v FC Utrecht L 4-1 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
05 Nov 2000 FC Utrecht v Sparta Rotterdam D 1-1 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
12 Nov 2000 AZ Alkmaar v FC Utrecht L 2-1 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
17 Nov 2000 Roda JC v FC Utrecht L 2-1 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
26 Nov 2000 FC Utrecht v Ajax W 2-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
02 Dec 2000 Fortuna Sittard v FC Utrecht W 0-1 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
10 Dec 2000 FC Utrecht v NAC Breda W 5-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
17 Dec 2000 De Graafschap v FC Utrecht W 0-3 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
20 Dec 2000 FC Utrecht v RKC Waalwijk W 2-1 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
18 Jan 2001 FC Utrecht v De Graafschap W 3-1 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
11 Feb 2001 FC Utrecht v NEC Nijmegen D 1-1 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
25 Feb 2001 Ajax v FC Utrecht L 2-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
04 Mar 2001 FC Utrecht v Fortuna Sittard W 1-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
18 Mar 2001 PSV Eindhoven v FC Utrecht L 5-1 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
01 Apr 2001 Sparta Rotterdam v FC Utrecht W 0-1 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
06 Apr 2001 FC Utrecht v AZ Alkmaar W 1-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
16 Apr 2001 Twente Enschede v FC Utrecht D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
20 Apr 2001 FC Utrecht v Willem II W 1-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
29 Apr 2001 RBC Roosendaal v FC Utrecht W 1-2 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
02 May 2001 Heerenveen v FC Utrecht W 1-2 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
06 May 2001 NAC Breda v FC Utrecht D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
13 May 2001 FC Utrecht v Roda JC W 3-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
20 May 2001 Feyenoord v FC Utrecht D 2-2 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
27 May 2001 FC Utrecht v FC Groningen W 6-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
18 Aug 2001 NAC Breda v FC Utrecht D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie 1
22 Aug 2001 Sparta Rotterdam v FC Utrecht D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
25 Aug 2001 Vitesse Arnhem v FC Utrecht D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
09 Sep 2001 FC Utrecht v FC Groningen D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
16 Sep 2001 FC Utrecht v Roda JC D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
20 Sep 2001 FC Utrecht v Grazer AK D 0-0 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
23 Sep 2001 AZ Alkmaar v FC Utrecht D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
27 Sep 2001 Grazer AK v FC Utrecht D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
30 Sep 2001 FC Utrecht v RKC Waalwijk D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
10 Oct 2001 Heerenveen v FC Utrecht D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
14 Oct 2001 FC Utrecht v Willem II D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
18 Oct 2001 FC Utrecht v Parma D 0-0 UEFA Cup 2nd round 1st leg
21 Oct 2001 Den Bosch v FC Utrecht D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
28 Oct 2001 Feyenoord v FC Utrecht D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
01 Nov 2001 Parma v FC Utrecht D 0-0
Agg: 0-0
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
04 Nov 2001 FC Utrecht v Twente Enschede D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
18 Nov 2001 FC Utrecht v De Graafschap D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
25 Nov 2001 NEC Nijmegen v FC Utrecht D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
28 Nov 2001 FC Utrecht v PSV Eindhoven D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
02 Dec 2001 FC Utrecht v Vitesse Arnhem D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
16 Dec 2001 FC Groningen v FC Utrecht D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
19 Dec 2001 Fortuna Sittard v FC Utrecht D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie
23 Dec 2001 FC Utrecht v Ajax D 0-0 Dutch KPN Telecompetitie


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1998-99 Netherlands UEFA Under-18 2
3
2
3
1999-00 Netherlands Under-21 1
2000-01 Netherlands UEFA Under-21 6
3
2001-02 Netherlands UEFA Under-21 4
3
2004-05 Netherlands FIFA World Cup 8
3
1
2004-05 Netherlands International Friendly 1
1
2005-06 Netherlands FIFA World Cup 5
1
1
2005-06 Netherlands International Friendly 4
2
1
2006-07 Netherlands International Friendly 3
2
2006-07 Netherlands UEFA European Championship 4
1
2007-08 Netherlands International Friendly 1
3
2
2007-08 Netherlands UEFA European Championship 3
4
1
2008-09 Netherlands FIFA World Cup 6
1
3
2008-09 Netherlands International Friendly 2
2
1
2009-10 Netherlands FIFA World Cup 8
1
2
2009-10 Netherlands International Friendly 9
3
2010-11 Netherlands International Friendly 3
2
2010-11 Netherlands UEFA European Championship 5
4
2011-12 Netherlands International Friendly 4
2
2
2011-12 Netherlands UEFA European Championship 4
2
2
2012-13 Netherlands FIFA World Cup
1
2012-13 Netherlands International Friendly 1
2
2013-14 Netherlands FIFA World Cup 5
4
1
2014-15 Netherlands International Friendly 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
28 Oct 1998 Netherlands v Yugoslavia L 0-1 UEFA U18 Group 5
10 Nov 1998 Belgium v Netherlands W 1-2 UEFA U18 Group 5
25 Nov 1998 Netherlands v Belgium W 2-0 UEFA U18 Group 5
02 Dec 1998 Yugoslavia v Netherlands W 1-3 UEFA U18 Group 5
05 May 1999 Italy v Netherlands W 0-1 UEFA U18 2nd round group 3
25 Apr 2000 Netherlands v Scotland W 2-0 U21
01 Sep 2000 Netherlands v Republic of Ireland W 2-0 UEFA U21 Group 2
06 Oct 2000 Cyprus v Netherlands W 0-1 UEFA U21 Group 2
10 Oct 2000 Netherlands v Portugal D 1-1 UEFA U21 Group 2
27 Mar 2001 Portugal v Netherlands L 3-0 UEFA U21 Group 2
24 Apr 2001 Netherlands v Cyprus W 4-2 UEFA U21 Group 2
01 Jun 2001 Estonia v Netherlands W 0-5 UEFA U21 Group 2
31 Aug 2001 Republic of Ireland v Netherlands D 1-1 UEFA U21 Group 2
04 Sep 2001 Netherlands v Estonia W 6-0 UEFA U21 Group 2
09 Nov 2001 Netherlands v England D 2-2 UEFA Under-21 Play-off
13 Nov 2001 England v Netherlands L 1-0 UEFA Under-21 Play-off
03 Sep 2004 Netherlands v Liechtenstein W 3-0 International Friendly
08 Sep 2004 Netherlands v Czech Republic W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
09 Oct 2004 FYR Macedonia v Netherlands D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
13 Oct 2004 Netherlands v Finland W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
17 Nov 2004 Andorra v Netherlands W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
09 Feb 2005 England v Netherlands D 0-0 International Friendly
26 Mar 2005 Romania v Netherlands W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
30 Mar 2005 Netherlands v Armenia W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
04 Jun 2005 Netherlands v Romania W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
08 Jun 2005 Finland v Netherlands W 0-4 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
17 Aug 2005 Netherlands v Germany D 2-2 International Friendly
03 Sep 2005 Armenia v Netherlands W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
08 Oct 2005 Czech Republic v Netherlands W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
12 Oct 2005 Netherlands v FYR Macedonia D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
12 Nov 2005 Netherlands v Italy L 1-3 International Friendly
01 Mar 2006 Netherlands v Ecuador W 1-0 International Friendly
27 May 2006 Netherlands v Cameroon W 1-0 International Friendly
01 Jun 2006 Netherlands v Mexico W 2-1 International Friendly
04 Jun 2006 Netherlands v Australia D 1-1 International Friendly
11 Jun 2006 Serbia and Montenegro v Netherlands W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Finals Group C
21 Jun 2006 Netherlands v Argentina D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group C
25 Jun 2006 Portugal v Netherlands L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
16 Aug 2006 Republic of Ireland v Netherlands W 0-4 International Friendly
02 Sep 2006 Luxembourg v Netherlands W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group G
06 Sep 2006 Netherlands v Belarus W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group G
07 Oct 2006 Bulgaria v Netherlands D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group G
15 Nov 2006 Netherlands v England D 1-1 International Friendly
07 Feb 2007 Netherlands v Russia W 4-1 International Friendly
28 Mar 2007 Slovenia v Netherlands W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group G
02 Jun 2007 Korea Republic v Netherlands W 0-2 International Friendly
06 Jun 2007 Thailand v Netherlands W 1-3 International Friendly
22 Aug 2007 Switzerland v Netherlands L 2-1 International Friendly
12 Sep 2007 Albania v Netherlands W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group G
17 Nov 2007 Netherlands v Luxembourg W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group G
21 Nov 2007 Belarus v Netherlands L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group G
24 May 2008 Netherlands v Ukraine W 3-0 International Friendly
29 May 2008 Netherlands v Denmark D 1-1 International Friendly
01 Jun 2008 Netherlands v Wales W 2-0 International Friendly
09 Jun 2008 Netherlands v Italy W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Finals Group C
13 Jun 2008 France v Netherlands W 1-4 UEFA European Championship Finals Group C
17 Jun 2008 Netherlands v Romania W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Finals Group C
21 Jun 2008 Netherlands v Russia L 1-3 UEFA European Championship Finals quarter-final
20 Aug 2008 Russia v Netherlands D 1-1 International Friendly
06 Sep 2008 Netherlands v Australia L 1-2 International Friendly
10 Sep 2008 FYR Macedonia v Netherlands W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
11 Oct 2008 Netherlands v Iceland W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
15 Oct 2008 Norway v Netherlands W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
19 Nov 2008 Netherlands v Sweden W 3-1 International Friendly
11 Feb 2009 Tunisia v Netherlands D 1-1 International Friendly
28 Mar 2009 Netherlands v Scotland W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
01 Apr 2009 Netherlands v FYR Macedonia W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
06 Jun 2009 Iceland v Netherlands W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
10 Jun 2009 Netherlands v Norway W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
12 Aug 2009 Netherlands v England D 2-2 International Friendly
05 Sep 2009 Netherlands v Japan W 3-0 International Friendly
09 Sep 2009 Scotland v Netherlands W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
10 Oct 2009 Australia v Netherlands D 0-0 International Friendly
14 Nov 2009 Italy v Netherlands D 0-0 International Friendly
18 Nov 2009 Netherlands v Paraguay D 0-0 International Friendly
03 Mar 2010 Netherlands v USA W 2-1 International Friendly
26 May 2010 Netherlands v Mexico W 2-1 International Friendly
01 Jun 2010 Netherlands v Ghana W 4-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 2010 Netherlands v Hungary W 6-1 International Friendly
14 Jun 2010 Netherlands v Denmark W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
19 Jun 2010 Netherlands v Japan W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
24 Jun 2010 Cameroon v Netherlands W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Finals group E
28 Jun 2010 Netherlands v Slovakia W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals - round of 16
02 Jul 2010 Netherlands v Brazil W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Quarter-final
06 Jul 2010 Netherlands v Uruguay W 3-2 FIFA World Cup Semi-final
11 Jul 2010 Netherlands v Spain L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Final
03 Sep 2010 San Marino v Netherlands W 0-5 UEFA European Championship Group E
08 Oct 2010 Moldova v Netherlands W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group E
12 Oct 2010 Netherlands v Sweden W 4-1 UEFA European Championship Group E
09 Feb 2011 Netherlands v Austria W 3-1 International Friendly
25 Mar 2011 Hungary v Netherlands W 0-4 UEFA European Championship Group E
29 Mar 2011 Netherlands v Hungary W 5-3 UEFA European Championship Group E
04 Jun 2011 Brazil v Netherlands D 0-0 International Friendly
08 Jun 2011 Uruguay v Netherlands D 1-1 International Friendly
02 Sep 2011 Netherlands v San Marino W 11-0 UEFA European Championship Group E
06 Sep 2011 Finland v Netherlands W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group E
07 Oct 2011 Netherlands v Moldova W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group E
11 Oct 2011 Sweden v Netherlands L 3-2 UEFA European Championship Group E
11 Nov 2011 Netherlands v Switzerland D 0-0 International Friendly
15 Nov 2011 Germany v Netherlands L 3-0 International Friendly
29 Feb 2012 England v Netherlands W 2-3 International Friendly
26 May 2012 Netherlands v Bulgaria L 1-2 International Friendly
30 May 2012 Netherlands v Slovakia W 2-0 International Friendly
02 Jun 2012 Netherlands v Northern Ireland W 6-0 International Friendly
09 Jun 2012 Netherlands v Denmark L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
13 Jun 2012 Netherlands v Germany L 1-2 UEFA European Championship Finals Group B
12 Oct 2012 Netherlands v Andorra W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
14 Nov 2012 Netherlands v Germany D 0-0 International Friendly
06 Feb 2013 Netherlands v Italy D 1-1 International Friendly
11 Jun 2013 China PR v Netherlands W 0-2 International Friendly
06 Sep 2013 Estonia v Netherlands D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
10 Sep 2013 Andorra v Netherlands W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
11 Oct 2013 Netherlands v Hungary W 8-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
15 Oct 2013 Turkey v Netherlands W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group D
23 Jun 2014 Netherlands v Chile W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals Group B
29 Jun 2014 Netherlands v Mexico W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
05 Jul 2014 Netherlands v Costa Rica W 0-0 (4-3) FIFA World Cup Quarter-final
09 Jul 2014 Argentina v Netherlands L 0-0 (2-4) FIFA World Cup Semi-final
12 Jul 2014 Brazil v Netherlands W 0-3 FIFA World Cup 3rd place play-off
04 Sep 2014 Italy v Netherlands L 2-0 International Friendly


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.