Elrio Van Heerden

Date of birth11 July 1983
Place of birthPort Elizabeth
NationalitySouth African
Weight65 kg
Height1.68 m
PositionMidfielder

Van Heerden joined Blackburn Rovers in August 2009 with a two-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
FC KĂžbenhavn 01 Jul 2001 24 Jan 2006
Club Brugge 24 Jan 2006 30 Jun 2009
Blackburn Rovers 01 Jul 2009 11 Jan 2010
Sivasspor 11 Jan 2010

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2009-10 Blackburn Rovers League Cup
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
25 Aug 2009 Gillingham v Blackburn Rovers W 1-3 League Cup 2nd round
02 Dec 2009 Blackburn Rovers v Chelsea W 3-3 (4-3) League Cup 5th round


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
2003-04 South Africa FIFA World Cup 1
1
2004-05 South Africa FIFA World Cup
4
2004-05 South Africa International Friendly
1
2005-06 South Africa CONCACAF Gold Cup 4
1
2005-06 South Africa FIFA World Cup 2
2005-06 South Africa International Friendly 1
2006-07 South Africa Africa Cup of Nations 1
1
2006-07 South Africa International Friendly
1
2006-07 South Africa Nelson Mandela Challenge 1
2007-08 South Africa Africa Cup of Nations 1
2
2
2007-08 South Africa International Friendly
1
2008-09 South Africa FIFA Confederations Cup
2
2008-09 South Africa International Friendly
1
2009-10 South Africa International Friendly 2
4


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
05 Jun 2004 South Africa v Cape Verde Islands W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
20 Jun 2004 Ghana v South Africa L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
03 Jul 2004 South Africa v Burkina Faso W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
18 Aug 2004 Tunisia v South Africa W 0-2 International Friendly
05 Sep 2004 Congo DR v South Africa L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
10 Oct 2004 Uganda v South Africa W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
26 Mar 2005 South Africa v Uganda W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
08 Jul 2005 South Africa v Mexico W 2-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group C
10 Jul 2005 Jamaica v South Africa D 3-3 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group C
13 Jul 2005 Guatemala v South Africa D 1-1 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group C
17 Jul 2005 South Africa v Panama L 1-1 (3-5) CONCACAF Gold Cup Quarter-final
03 Sep 2005 Burkina Faso v South Africa L 3-1 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
07 Sep 2005 Germany v South Africa L 4-2 International Friendly
08 Oct 2005 South Africa v Congo DR D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Africa group 2
15 Nov 2006 Egypt v South Africa L 1-0 Nelson Mandela Challenge
24 Mar 2007 Chad v South Africa W 0-3 Africa Cup of Nations Group 11
28 Mar 2007 South Africa v Bolivia L 0-1 International Friendly
02 Jun 2007 South Africa v Chad W 4-0 Africa Cup of Nations Group 11
13 Jan 2008 South Africa v Mozambique W 2-0 International Friendly
23 Jan 2008 South Africa v Angola D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group D
27 Jan 2008 Tunisia v South Africa L 3-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group D
31 Jan 2008 Senegal v South Africa D 1-1 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group D
06 Jun 2009 South Africa v Poland W 1-0 International Friendly
25 Jun 2009 Brazil v South Africa L 1-0 FIFA Confederations Cup Semi-final
28 Jun 2009 South Africa v Spain L 2-3 FIFA Confederations Cup 3rd place play-off
12 Aug 2009 South Africa v Serbia L 1-3 International Friendly
05 Sep 2009 Germany v South Africa L 2-0 International Friendly
08 Sep 2009 Republic of Ireland v South Africa L 1-0 International Friendly
13 Oct 2009 Iceland v South Africa L 1-0 International Friendly
14 Nov 2009 South Africa v Japan D 0-0 International Friendly
17 Nov 2009 South Africa v Jamaica D 0-0 International Friendly


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