Richard Witschge

Date of birth20 September 1969
Place of birthAmsterdam
NationalityDutch
Weight77 kg
Height1.82 m
PositionMidfielder

Dutch International.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Ajax 01 Jul 1985 01 Jul 1991
Barcelona 01 Jul 1991 01 Jul 1993
Bordeaux 01 Jul 1993 01 Jul 1996
Blackburn Rovers 23 Mar 1995 31 May 1995 L
Ajax 01 Jul 1996

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1994-95 Blackburn Rovers Premier League 1
2000-01 Ajax Dutch KPN Telecompetitie 15
2
5
2000-01 Ajax UEFA Cup 2
2001-02 Alavés Primera Liga 7
19
1
3
2002-03 Ajax UEFA Champions League 2
3


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
30 Apr 1995 West Ham United v Blackburn Rovers L 2-0 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
1988-89 Netherlands UEFA Under-21 1
1989-90 Netherlands FIFA World Cup 4
1
1989-90 Netherlands International Friendly 3
1
1990-91 Netherlands International Friendly 1
1990-91 Netherlands UEFA European Championship 5
1991-92 Netherlands International Friendly 2
1991-92 Netherlands UEFA European Championship 2
1
1995-96 Netherlands International Friendly 2
1995-96 Netherlands UEFA European Championship 7
1996-97 Netherlands FIFA World Cup
1
2000-01 Netherlands FIFA World Cup 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
18 Oct 1988 West Germany v Netherlands L 2-0 UEFA U21 Group 4
11 Oct 1989 Wales v Netherlands W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Group 4
15 Nov 1989 Netherlands v Finland W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
21 Feb 1990 Netherlands v Italy D 0-0 International Friendly
28 Mar 1990 USSR v Netherlands L 2-1 International Friendly
30 May 1990 Austria v Netherlands L 3-2 International Friendly
03 Jun 1990 Yugoslavia v Netherlands W 0-2 International Friendly
12 Jun 1990 Netherlands v Egypt D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
16 Jun 1990 England v Netherlands D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
21 Jun 1990 Republic of Ireland v Netherlands D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group F
24 Jun 1990 Germany v Netherlands L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals 2nd round
26 Sep 1990 Italy v Netherlands L 1-0 International Friendly
17 Oct 1990 Portugal v Netherlands L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
21 Nov 1990 Netherlands v Greece W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
13 Mar 1991 Netherlands v Malta W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
17 Apr 1991 Netherlands v Finland W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
05 Jun 1991 Finland v Netherlands D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 6
11 Sep 1991 Netherlands v Poland D 1-1 International Friendly
16 Oct 1991 Netherlands v Portugal W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
04 Dec 1991 Greece v Netherlands W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group 6
25 Mar 1992 Netherlands v Yugoslavia W 2-0 International Friendly
06 Sep 1995 Netherlands v Belarus W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 5
11 Oct 1995 Malta v Netherlands W 0-4 UEFA European Championship Group 5
15 Nov 1995 Netherlands v Norway W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 5
24 Apr 1996 Netherlands v Germany L 0-1 International Friendly
29 May 1996 Netherlands v China PR W 2-0 International Friendly
10 Jun 1996 Netherlands v Scotland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Finals Group A
13 Jun 1996 Switzerland v Netherlands W 0-2 UEFA European Championship Finals Group A
18 Jun 1996 England v Netherlands L 4-1 UEFA European Championship Finals Group A
23 Jun 1996 France v Netherlands L 0-0 (4-5) UEFA European Championship Finals quarter-final
29 Mar 1997 Netherlands v San Marino W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Group 7
02 Sep 2000 Netherlands v Republic of Ireland D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 2


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