Fernando Ricksen

Date of birth27 July 1976
Place of birthHeerlen
NationalityDutch
Weight70 kg
Height1.70 m
PositionCentre back

Ricksen developed through the youth system at Roda JC before spending four seasons as a professional at Fortuna Sittard. In 1997 he moved on to AZ Alkmaar where he won a Second Division championship medal in 1997-98 before signing for Rangers in July 2000. He had a difficult first season at Ibrox but will be hoping for better fortune in 2001-02. A talented right back Ricksen made his international debut for the Netherlands against Spain in November 2000 when he came on as a late substitute.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
AZ Alkmaar 01 Jul 2000
Rangers 01 Jul 2000

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Rangers Scottish FA Cup 3
2000-01 Rangers Scottish League Cup 2
2000-01 Rangers Scottish Premier League 26
1
1
7
1
2000-01 Rangers UEFA Champions League 4
1
2000-01 Rangers UEFA Cup 1
2001-02 Rangers Scottish FA Cup 4
2001-02 Rangers Scottish League Cup 3
2001-02 Rangers Scottish Premier League 31
4
6
1
2001-02 Rangers UEFA Champions League 4
1
1
2001-02 Rangers UEFA Cup 5
2
1
2002-03 Rangers Scottish League Cup 2
2002-03 Rangers Scottish Premier League 21
3
4
1
2002-03 Rangers UEFA Cup 1
1
2003-04 Rangers UEFA Champions League 3
2004-05 Rangers Scottish Premier League 38
4
3
2004-05 Rangers UEFA Champions League 2
1
2004-05 Rangers UEFA Cup 6
1
1


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
26 Jul 2000 Rangers v FBK Kaunas W 4-1 UEFA Champions League 2nd qualifying round 1st leg
29 Jul 2000 Rangers v St Johnstone W 2-1 Scottish Premier League
02 Aug 2000 FBK Kaunas v Rangers D 0-0
Agg: 1-4
UEFA Champions League 2nd qualifying round 2nd leg
05 Aug 2000 Kilmarnock v Rangers W 2-4 Scottish Premier League
13 Aug 2000 St Mirren v Rangers W 1-3 Scottish Premier League
19 Aug 2000 Rangers v Dunfermline Athletic W 4-1 Scottish Premier League
23 Aug 2000 Rangers v Herfølge W 3-0
Agg: 6-0
UEFA Champions League 3rd round 2nd leg
27 Aug 2000 Celtic v Rangers L 6-2 Scottish Premier League
06 Sep 2000 Rangers v Aberdeen W 4-2 Scottish League Cup 3rd round
09 Sep 2000 Dundee v Rangers D 1-1 Scottish Premier League
17 Sep 2000 Rangers v Heart of Midlothian W 1-0 Scottish Premier League
01 Oct 2000 Rangers v Dundee United W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
28 Oct 2000 Rangers v Kilmarnock L 0-3 Scottish Premier League
31 Oct 2000 Rangers v Dundee United W 2-0 Scottish League Cup Quarter-final
04 Nov 2000 Rangers v St Mirren W 7-1 Scottish Premier League
07 Nov 2000 Rangers v AS Monaco D 2-2 UEFA Champions League Group D
12 Nov 2000 Aberdeen v Rangers W 1-2 Scottish Premier League
07 Dec 2000 1.FC Kaiserslautern v Rangers L 3-0
Agg: 3-1
UEFA Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
10 Dec 2000 Rangers v Motherwell W 2-0 Scottish Premier League
13 Dec 2000 Rangers v Aberdeen W 3-1 Scottish Premier League
17 Dec 2000 Dundee United v Rangers D 1-1 Scottish Premier League
23 Dec 2000 Rangers v Hibernian W 1-0 Scottish Premier League
26 Dec 2000 Rangers v St Johnstone W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
02 Jan 2001 St Mirren v Rangers W 1-3 Scottish Premier League
27 Jan 2001 Rangers v Brechin City W 2-0 Scottish FA Cup 3rd round
31 Jan 2001 Rangers v Aberdeen W 1-0 Scottish Premier League
03 Feb 2001 Rangers v Dunfermline Athletic W 2-0 Scottish Premier League
11 Feb 2001 Celtic v Rangers L 1-0 Scottish Premier League
18 Feb 2001 Ross County v Rangers W 2-3 Scottish FA Cup 4th round
11 Mar 2001 Dundee United v Rangers L 1-0 Scottish FA Cup Quarter-final
08 Apr 2001 Hibernian v Rangers D 0-0 Scottish Premier League
11 Apr 2001 Kilmarnock v Rangers W 1-2 Scottish Premier League
21 Apr 2001 Dundee v Rangers W 0-3 Scottish Premier League
29 Apr 2001 Rangers v Celtic L 0-3 Scottish Premier League
05 May 2001 Heart of Midlothian v Rangers W 1-4 Scottish Premier League
12 May 2001 Rangers v Kilmarnock W 5-1 Scottish Premier League
20 May 2001 Rangers v Hibernian W 4-0 Scottish Premier League
25 Jul 2001 NK Maribor v Rangers W 0-3 UEFA Champions League 2nd qualifying round 1st leg
28 Jul 2001 Aberdeen v Rangers W 0-3 Scottish Premier League
01 Aug 2001 Rangers v NK Maribor W 3-1
Agg: 6-1
UEFA Champions League 2nd qualifying round 2nd leg
04 Aug 2001 Rangers v Livingston D 0-0 Scottish Premier League
08 Aug 2001 Rangers v Fenerbahçe D 0-0 UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
11 Aug 2001 Dunfermline Athletic v Rangers W 1-4 Scottish Premier League
18 Aug 2001 Rangers v Hibernian D 2-2 Scottish Premier League
22 Aug 2001 Fenerbahçe v Rangers L 2-1
Agg: 2-1
UEFA Champions League 3rd round 2nd leg
25 Aug 2001 Rangers v Dundee W 2-0 Scottish Premier League
08 Sep 2001 Heart of Midlothian v Rangers D 2-2 Scottish Premier League
16 Sep 2001 Rangers v Motherwell W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
22 Sep 2001 Dundee United v Rangers W 1-6 Scottish Premier League
27 Sep 2001 Anzhi Makhachkala v Rangers W 0-1 UEFA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
30 Sep 2001 Rangers v Celtic L 0-2 Scottish Premier League
09 Oct 2001 Rangers v Airdrieonians W 3-0 Scottish League Cup 3
13 Oct 2001 Rangers v Kilmarnock W 3-1 Scottish Premier League
18 Oct 2001 Rangers v Dinamo Moskva W 3-1 UEFA Cup 2nd round 1st leg
21 Oct 2001 St Johnstone v Rangers W 0-2 Scottish Premier League
27 Oct 2001 Livingston v Rangers W 0-2 Scottish Premier League
01 Nov 2001 Dinamo Moskva v Rangers W 1-4
Agg: 2-7
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
04 Nov 2001 Rangers v Aberdeen W 2-0 Scottish Premier League
17 Nov 2001 Rangers v Dunfermline Athletic W 4-0 Scottish Premier League
22 Nov 2001 Rangers v Paris St Germain D 0-0 UEFA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
09 Dec 2001 Rangers v Heart of Midlothian W 3-1 Scottish Premier League
12 Dec 2001 Rangers v Hibernian D 1-1 Scottish Premier League
15 Dec 2001 Motherwell v Rangers D 2-2 Scottish Premier League
22 Dec 2001 Rangers v Dundee United W 3-2 Scottish Premier League
26 Dec 2001 Hibernian v Rangers W 0-3 Scottish Premier League
29 Dec 2001 Rangers v St Johnstone W 1-0 Scottish Premier League
12 Jan 2002 Rangers v Livingston W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
19 Jan 2002 Aberdeen v Rangers W 0-1 Scottish Premier League
23 Jan 2002 Dunfermline Athletic v Rangers W 2-4 Scottish Premier League
26 Jan 2002 Rangers v Hibernian W 4-1 Scottish FA Cup 4th round
30 Jan 2002 Kilmarnock v Rangers D 2-2 Scottish Premier League
02 Feb 2002 Rangers v Dundee W 2-1 Scottish Premier League
05 Feb 2002 Rangers v Celtic W 2-1 Scottish League Cup Semi-final
09 Feb 2002 Heart of Midlothian v Rangers W 0-2 Scottish Premier League
16 Feb 2002 Rangers v Motherwell W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
21 Feb 2002 Rangers v Feyenoord D 1-1 UEFA Cup 4th round 1st leg
24 Feb 2002 Forfar Athletic v Rangers W 0-6 Scottish FA Cup 5th round
03 Mar 2002 Dundee United v Rangers W 0-1 Scottish Premier League
06 Mar 2002 St Johnstone v Rangers W 0-2 Scottish Premier League
10 Mar 2002 Rangers v Celtic D 1-1 Scottish Premier League
17 Mar 2002 Ayr United v Rangers W 0-4 Scottish League Cup Final
24 Mar 2002 Rangers v Partick Thistle W 3-0 Scottish FA Cup Semi-final
21 Apr 2002 Celtic v Rangers D 1-1 Scottish Premier League
04 May 2002 Celtic v Rangers W 2-3 Scottish FA Cup Final
03 Aug 2002 Kilmarnock v Rangers D 1-1 Scottish Premier League
10 Aug 2002 Rangers v Dundee W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
18 Aug 2002 Hibernian v Rangers W 2-4 Scottish Premier League
25 Aug 2002 Rangers v Aberdeen W 2-0 Scottish Premier League
01 Sep 2002 Dunfermline Athletic v Rangers W 0-6 Scottish Premier League
11 Sep 2002 Rangers v Heart of Midlothian W 2-0 Scottish Premier League
14 Sep 2002 Livingston v Rangers W 0-2 Scottish Premier League
17 Sep 2002 Viktoria Zizkov v Rangers L 2-0 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
21 Sep 2002 Rangers v Partick Thistle W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
28 Sep 2002 Dundee United v Rangers W 0-3 Scottish Premier League
06 Oct 2002 Celtic v Rangers D 3-3 Scottish Premier League
19 Oct 2002 Rangers v Motherwell W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
24 Oct 2002 Hibernian v Rangers W 2-3 Scottish League Cup 3rd round
27 Oct 2002 Rangers v Kilmarnock W 6-1 Scottish Premier League
02 Nov 2002 Dundee v Rangers W 0-3 Scottish Premier League
07 Nov 2002 Dunfermline Athletic v Rangers W 0-1 Scottish League Cup Quarter-final
10 Nov 2002 Rangers v Hibernian W 2-1 Scottish Premier League
16 Nov 2002 Aberdeen v Rangers D 2-2 Scottish Premier League
23 Nov 2002 Rangers v Dunfermline Athletic W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
01 Dec 2002 Heart of Midlothian v Rangers W 0-4 Scottish Premier League
04 Dec 2002 Rangers v Livingston W 4-3 Scottish Premier League
07 Dec 2002 Rangers v Celtic W 3-2 Scottish Premier League
14 Dec 2002 Rangers v Dundee United W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
26 Dec 2002 Motherwell v Rangers L 1-0 Scottish Premier League
16 Sep 2003 Rangers v VfB Stuttgart D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group E
22 Oct 2003 Rangers v Manchester United L 0-1 UEFA Champions League Group E
26 Nov 2003 VfB Stuttgart v Rangers D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group E
07 Aug 2004 Aberdeen v Rangers D 0-0 Scottish Premier League
10 Aug 2004 CSKA Moskva v Rangers L 2-1 UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 1st leg
14 Aug 2004 Rangers v Livingston W 4-0 Scottish Premier League
21 Aug 2004 Rangers v Hibernian W 4-1 Scottish Premier League
25 Aug 2004 Rangers v CSKA Moskva D 1-1
Agg: 2-3
UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round 2nd leg
29 Aug 2004 Celtic v Rangers L 1-0 Scottish Premier League
12 Sep 2004 Heart of Midlothian v Rangers D 0-0 Scottish Premier League
16 Sep 2004 Maritimo v Rangers L 1-0 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
19 Sep 2004 Rangers v Inverness Caledonian Thistle W 1-0 Scottish Premier League
26 Sep 2004 Dundee v Rangers W 0-2 Scottish Premier League
30 Sep 2004 Rangers v Maritimo W 1-0
Agg: 1-1
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
03 Oct 2004 Rangers v Kilmarnock W 2-0 Scottish Premier League
17 Oct 2004 Motherwell v Rangers W 0-2 Scottish Premier League
21 Oct 2004 Amica Wronki v Rangers W 0-5 UEFA Cup Group F
24 Oct 2004 Rangers v Dundee United D 1-1 Scottish Premier League
27 Oct 2004 Dunfermline Athletic v Rangers W 1-2 Scottish Premier League
31 Oct 2004 Rangers v Aberdeen W 5-0 Scottish Premier League
07 Nov 2004 Livingston v Rangers W 1-4 Scottish Premier League
14 Nov 2004 Hibernian v Rangers W 0-1 Scottish Premier League
20 Nov 2004 Rangers v Celtic W 2-0 Scottish Premier League
25 Nov 2004 Rangers v Grazer AK W 3-0 UEFA Cup Group F
28 Nov 2004 Rangers v Heart of Midlothian W 3-2 Scottish Premier League
02 Dec 2004 AZ Alkmaar v Rangers L 1-0 UEFA Cup Group F
05 Dec 2004 Inverness Caledonian Thistle v Rangers D 1-1 Scottish Premier League
11 Dec 2004 Rangers v Dundee W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
15 Dec 2004 Rangers v Auxerre L 0-2 UEFA Cup Group F
19 Dec 2004 Kilmarnock v Rangers W 0-1 Scottish Premier League
27 Dec 2004 Rangers v Motherwell W 4-1 Scottish Premier League
01 Jan 2005 Dundee United v Rangers D 1-1 Scottish Premier League
15 Jan 2005 Rangers v Dunfermline Athletic W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
23 Jan 2005 Aberdeen v Rangers W 1-2 Scottish Premier League
29 Jan 2005 Rangers v Livingston W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
12 Feb 2005 Rangers v Hibernian W 3-0 Scottish Premier League
20 Feb 2005 Celtic v Rangers W 0-2 Scottish Premier League
26 Feb 2005 Rangers v Kilmarnock W 2-1 Scottish Premier League
02 Mar 2005 Heart of Midlothian v Rangers W 1-2 Scottish Premier League
05 Mar 2005 Rangers v Inverness Caledonian Thistle D 1-1 Scottish Premier League
13 Mar 2005 Dundee v Rangers W 0-2 Scottish Premier League
03 Apr 2005 Motherwell v Rangers W 2-3 Scottish Premier League
12 Apr 2005 Rangers v Dundee United L 0-1 Scottish Premier League
17 Apr 2005 Dunfermline Athletic v Rangers W 0-1 Scottish Premier League
24 Apr 2005 Rangers v Celtic L 1-2 Scottish Premier League
01 May 2005 Aberdeen v Rangers W 1-3 Scottish Premier League
07 May 2005 Rangers v Heart of Midlothian W 2-1 Scottish Premier League
14 May 2005 Rangers v Motherwell W 4-1 Scottish Premier League
22 May 2005 Hibernian v Rangers W 0-1 Scottish Premier League


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
2000-01 Netherlands International Friendly
1
2001-02 Netherlands International Friendly 1
2
2002-03 Netherlands International Friendly 4
2002-03 Netherlands UEFA European Championship 3
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
15 Nov 2000 Spain v Netherlands W 1-2 International Friendly
13 Feb 2002 Netherlands v England D 1-1 International Friendly
27 Mar 2002 Netherlands v Spain W 1-0 International Friendly
19 May 2002 USA v Netherlands W 0-2 International Friendly
21 Aug 2002 Norway v Netherlands W 0-1 International Friendly
07 Sep 2002 Netherlands v Belarus W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 3
16 Oct 2002 Austria v Netherlands W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group 3
20 Nov 2002 Germany v Netherlands W 1-3 International Friendly
12 Feb 2003 Netherlands v Argentina W 1-0 International Friendly
29 Mar 2003 Netherlands v Czech Republic D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 3
02 Apr 2003 Moldova v Netherlands W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 3
30 Apr 2003 Netherlands v Portugal D 1-1 International Friendly


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