Thomas Vermaelen

Date of birth14 November 1985
Place of birthKapellen
NationalityBelgian
Weight73 kg
Height1.80 m
PositionDefender

Thomas Vermaelen was included in Belgium's 2014 World Cup squad.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Ajax 01 Jul 2003 19 Jun 2009
RKC Waalwijk 01 Jan 2005 31 May 2005 L
Arsenal 19 Jun 2009 10 Aug 2014
Barcelona 10 Aug 2014
AS Roma 08 Aug 2016 31 May 2017 L

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2005-06 Ajax UEFA Champions League 2
2008-09 Ajax UEFA Cup 1
1
2009-10 Arsenal FA Cup 1
2009-10 Arsenal Premier League 33
7
3
1
2009-10 Arsenal UEFA Champions League 11
1
1
2010-11 Arsenal Premier League 5
2011-12 Arsenal FA Cup 2
1
2011-12 Arsenal League Cup 1
1
2011-12 Arsenal Premier League 28
1
6
7
2011-12 Arsenal UEFA Champions League 7
1
2012-13 Arsenal FA Cup 2
2012-13 Arsenal League Cup 1
1
1
2012-13 Arsenal Premier League 25
4
3
2012-13 Arsenal UEFA Champions League 7
2
2013-14 Arsenal FA Cup 3
1
2013-14 Arsenal League Cup 2
1
2013-14 Arsenal Premier League 7
7
2013-14 Arsenal UEFA Champions League 1
1
1
2015-16 Barcelona UEFA Champions League 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
27 Sep 2005 Ajax v Arsenal L 1-2 UEFA Champions League Group B
07 Dec 2005 Arsenal v Ajax D 0-0 UEFA Champions League Group B
23 Oct 2008 Aston Villa v Ajax L 2-1 UEFA Cup Group F


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 Belgium UEFA Under-19 1
2004-05 Belgium UEFA Under-19 3
1
2004-05 Belgium UEFA Under-21 2
1
2005-06 Belgium International Friendly 2
2005-06 Belgium UEFA Under-21 4
1
2006-07 Belgium International Friendly 1
2006-07 Belgium UEFA European Championship 6
1
2007-08 Belgium International Friendly 1
2007-08 Belgium Olympics 2
2007-08 Belgium UEFA European Championship 2
2008-09 Belgium FIFA World Cup 5
1
2008-09 Belgium International Friendly 3
1
2008-09 Belgium Kirin Cup 1
2009-10 Belgium FIFA World Cup 3
1
2009-10 Belgium International Friendly 3
1
2010-11 Belgium International Friendly 2
2010-11 Belgium UEFA European Championship 2
1
2011-12 Belgium International Friendly 3
1
2012-13 Belgium FIFA World Cup 6
1
2012-13 Belgium International Friendly 2
2013-14 Belgium FIFA World Cup 2
2013-14 Belgium International Friendly 4
2015-16 Belgium International Friendly 3
2015-16 Belgium UEFA European Championship 6
2
2016-17 Belgium FIFA World Cup 1
2016-17 Belgium International Friendly 1
1
2017-18 Belgium FIFA World Cup 3
2
1
2017-18 Belgium International Friendly 2
1
2018-19 Belgium International Friendly
1
2018-19 Belgium UEFA Nations League 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
19 May 2004 Republic of Ireland v Belgium W 0-1 UEFA U19 Group 7
13 Jul 2004 Belgium v Ukraine D 0-0 UEFA U19 Final group 1
15 Jul 2004 Switzerland v Belgium L 2-0 UEFA Under-19 Final group 1
18 Jul 2004 Italy v Belgium L 4-0 UEFA U19 Final group 1
25 Mar 2005 Belgium v Bosnia-Herzegovina W 2-1 UEFA U21 Group 7
03 Jun 2005 Serbia and Montenegro v Belgium D 1-1 UEFA U21 Group 7
02 Sep 2005 Bosnia-Herzegovina v Belgium D 1-1 UEFA U21 Group 7
06 Sep 2005 Belgium v San Marino W 5-0 UEFA Under-21 Group 7
07 Oct 2005 Belgium v Spain W 1-0 UEFA U21 Group 7
11 Oct 2005 Lithuania v Belgium W 1-2 UEFA U21 Group 7
01 Mar 2006 Luxembourg v Belgium W 0-2 International Friendly
11 May 2006 Belgium v Saudi Arabia W 2-1 International Friendly
16 Aug 2006 Belgium v Kazakhstan D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group A
07 Oct 2006 Serbia v Belgium L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group A
11 Oct 2006 Belgium v Azerbaijan W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group A
15 Nov 2006 Belgium v Poland L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group A
07 Feb 2007 Belgium v Czech Republic L 0-2 International Friendly
02 Jun 2007 Belgium v Portugal L 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group A
06 Jun 2007 Finland v Belgium L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group A
22 Aug 2007 Belgium v Serbia W 3-2 UEFA European Championship Group A
12 Sep 2007 Kazakhstan v Belgium D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Group A
26 Mar 2008 Belgium v Morocco L 1-4 International Friendly
16 Aug 2008 Italy v Belgium W 2-3 Olympics Quarter-final
22 Aug 2008 Belgium v Brazil L 0-3 Olympics 3rd place
06 Sep 2008 Belgium v Estonia W 3-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
10 Sep 2008 Turkey v Belgium D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
15 Oct 2008 Belgium v Spain L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
19 Nov 2008 Luxembourg v Belgium D 1-1 International Friendly
11 Feb 2009 Belgium v Slovenia W 2-0 International Friendly
28 Mar 2009 Belgium v Bosnia and Herzegovina L 2-4 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
01 Apr 2009 Bosnia and Herzegovina v Belgium L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
29 May 2009 Belgium v Chile D 1-1 Kirin Cup
31 May 2009 Japan v Belgium L 4-0 International Friendly
12 Aug 2009 Czech Republic v Belgium L 3-1 International Friendly
05 Sep 2009 Spain v Belgium L 5-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
10 Oct 2009 Belgium v Turkey W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
14 Oct 2009 Estonia v Belgium L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 5
14 Nov 2009 Belgium v Hungary W 3-0 International Friendly
17 Nov 2009 Belgium v Qatar W 2-0 International Friendly
03 Mar 2010 Belgium v Croatia L 0-1 International Friendly
11 Aug 2010 Finland v Belgium L 1-0 International Friendly
03 Sep 2010 Belgium v Germany L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group A
07 Sep 2010 Turkey v Belgium L 3-2 UEFA European Championship Group A
03 Jun 2011 Belgium v Turkey D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group A
15 Nov 2011 France v Belgium D 0-0 International Friendly
29 Feb 2012 Greece v Belgium D 1-1 International Friendly
02 Jun 2012 England v Belgium L 1-0 International Friendly
15 Aug 2012 Belgium v Netherlands W 4-2 International Friendly
07 Sep 2012 Wales v Belgium W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
11 Sep 2012 Belgium v Croatia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
12 Oct 2012 Serbia v Belgium W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
16 Oct 2012 Belgium v Scotland W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
22 Mar 2013 FYR Macedonia v Belgium W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
26 Mar 2013 Belgium v FYR Macedonia W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
29 May 2013 USA v Belgium W 2-4 International Friendly
15 Oct 2013 Belgium v Wales D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group A
14 Nov 2013 Belgium v Colombia L 0-2 International Friendly
19 Nov 2013 Belgium v Japan L 2-3 International Friendly
26 May 2014 Belgium v Luxembourg W 5-1 International Friendly
01 Jun 2014 Sweden v Belgium W 0-2 International Friendly
22 Jun 2014 Belgium v Russia W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group H
03 Sep 2015 Belgium v Bosnia and Herzegovina W 3-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group B
06 Sep 2015 Cyprus v Belgium W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group B
29 Mar 2016 Portugal v Belgium L 2-1 International Friendly
28 May 2016 Switzerland v Belgium W 1-2 International Friendly
01 Jun 2016 Belgium v Finland D 1-1 International Friendly
13 Jun 2016 Belgium v Italy L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Group E
18 Jun 2016 Belgium v Republic of Ireland W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group E
22 Jun 2016 Sweden v Belgium W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group E
26 Jun 2016 Hungary v Belgium W 0-4 UEFA European Championship Finals - Round of 16
06 Sep 2016 Cyprus v Belgium W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group H
28 Mar 2017 Russia v Belgium D 3-3 International Friendly
05 Jun 2017 Belgium v Czech Republic W 2-1 International Friendly
03 Sep 2017 Greece v Belgium W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group H
07 Oct 2017 Bosnia and Herzegovina v Belgium W 3-4 FIFA World Cup Europe group H
10 Nov 2017 Belgium v Mexico D 3-3 International Friendly
14 Nov 2017 Belgium v Japan W 1-0 International Friendly
27 Mar 2018 Belgium v Saudi Arabia W 4-0 International Friendly
28 Jun 2018 England v Belgium W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group G
06 Jul 2018 Brazil v Belgium W 1-2 FIFA World Cup Quarter-final
14 Jul 2018 Belgium v England W 2-0 FIFA World Cup 3rd place
07 Sep 2018 Scotland v Belgium W 0-4 International Friendly
12 Oct 2018 Belgium v Switzerland W 2-1 UEFA Nations League League A Group A2


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