Vurnon Anita

Date of birth04 April 1989
Place of birthWillemstad
Weight63 kg
Height1.66 m
PositionDefender/Midfielder

Vurnon Anita joined Newcastle United in August 2012 with a five-year contract.

He joined Leeds United in July 2017 with a three-year contract.

After representing Netherlands up to 2010, Vurnon filed a one-time switch to Curacao in 2021.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Ajax 01 Jul 2005 16 Aug 2012
Newcastle United 16 Aug 2012 30 Jun 2017
Leeds United 06 Jul 2017 02 Sep 2019
Willem II 31 Aug 2018 31 May 2019 L
CSKA Sofia 26 Feb 2020 09 Jun 2020

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2011-12 Ajax UEFA Champions League 5
1
1
2011-12 Ajax UEFA Europa League 2
2012-13 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
2012-13 Newcastle United Premier League 17
8
3
2012-13 Newcastle United UEFA Europa League 9
2
1
2
2013-14 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
2013-14 Newcastle United League Cup 2
2013-14 Newcastle United Premier League 28
6
1
2
2014-15 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
2014-15 Newcastle United League Cup
1
2014-15 Newcastle United Premier League 17
2
3
2015-16 Newcastle United League Cup 1
2015-16 Newcastle United Premier League 24
4
1
6
2016-17 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
2016-17 Newcastle United League Championship 24
3
1
1
2016-17 Newcastle United League Cup 1
2
2017-18 Leeds United FA Cup 1
2017-18 Leeds United League Championship 14
4
3
2017-18 Leeds United League Cup 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
18 Aug 2012 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-1 Premier League
23 Aug 2012 Atromitos v Newcastle United D 1-1 UEFA Europa League Play-off 1st leg
25 Aug 2012 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
02 Sep 2012 Newcastle United v Aston Villa D 1-1 Premier League
17 Sep 2012 Everton v Newcastle United D 2-2 Premier League
23 Sep 2012 Newcastle United v Norwich City W 1-0 Premier League
04 Oct 2012 Newcastle United v Bordeaux W 3-0 UEFA Europa League Group D
07 Oct 2012 Newcastle United v Manchester United L 0-3 Premier League
25 Oct 2012 Newcastle United v Club Brugge W 1-0 UEFA Europa League Group D
04 Nov 2012 Liverpool v Newcastle United D 1-1 Premier League
08 Nov 2012 Club Brugge v Newcastle United D 2-2 UEFA Europa League Group D
11 Nov 2012 Newcastle United v West Ham United L 0-1 Premier League
17 Nov 2012 Newcastle United v Swansea City L 1-2 Premier League
22 Nov 2012 Newcastle United v Maritimo D 1-1 UEFA Europa League Group D
25 Nov 2012 Southampton v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
28 Nov 2012 Stoke City v Newcastle United L 2-1 Premier League
03 Dec 2012 Newcastle United v Wigan Athletic W 3-0 Premier League
06 Dec 2012 Bordeaux v Newcastle United L 2-0 UEFA Europa League Group D
10 Dec 2012 Fulham v Newcastle United L 2-1 Premier League
15 Dec 2012 Newcastle United v Manchester City L 1-3 Premier League
22 Dec 2012 Newcastle United v Queens Park Rangers W 1-0 Premier League
26 Dec 2012 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 4-3 Premier League
02 Jan 2013 Newcastle United v Everton L 1-2 Premier League
05 Jan 2013 Brighton and Hove Albion v Newcastle United L 2-0 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 2013 Norwich City v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
19 Jan 2013 Newcastle United v Reading L 1-2 Premier League
29 Jan 2013 Aston Villa v Newcastle United W 1-2 Premier League
21 Feb 2013 Metalist Kharkiv v Newcastle United W 0-1
Agg: 0-1
UEFA Europa League Round of 32 2nd leg
24 Feb 2013 Newcastle United v Southampton W 4-2 Premier League
07 Mar 2013 Anzhi Makhachkala v Newcastle United D 0-0 UEFA Europa League Round of 16 1st leg
14 Mar 2013 Newcastle United v Anzhi Makhachkala W 1-0
Agg: 1-0
UEFA Europa League Round of 16 2nd leg
30 Mar 2013 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 4-0 Premier League
04 Apr 2013 Benfica v Newcastle United L 3-1 UEFA Europa League Quarter-final 1st leg
07 Apr 2013 Newcastle United v Fulham W 1-0 Premier League
11 Apr 2013 Newcastle United v Benfica D 1-1
Agg: 2-4
UEFA Europa League Quarter-final 2nd leg
27 Apr 2013 Newcastle United v Liverpool L 0-6 Premier League
19 May 2013 Newcastle United v Arsenal L 0-1 Premier League
19 Aug 2013 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 4-0 Premier League
24 Aug 2013 Newcastle United v West Ham United D 0-0 Premier League
31 Aug 2013 Newcastle United v Fulham W 1-0 Premier League
14 Sep 2013 Aston Villa v Newcastle United W 1-2 Premier League
21 Sep 2013 Newcastle United v Hull City L 2-3 Premier League
25 Sep 2013 Newcastle United v Leeds United W 2-0 League Cup 3rd round
30 Sep 2013 Everton v Newcastle United L 3-2 Premier League
19 Oct 2013 Newcastle United v Liverpool D 2-2 Premier League
30 Oct 2013 Newcastle United v Manchester City L 0-2 League Cup 4th round
02 Nov 2013 Newcastle United v Chelsea W 2-0 Premier League
10 Nov 2013 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United W 0-1 Premier League
23 Nov 2013 Newcastle United v Norwich City W 2-1 Premier League
30 Nov 2013 Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion W 2-1 Premier League
07 Dec 2013 Manchester United v Newcastle United W 0-1 Premier League
14 Dec 2013 Newcastle United v Southampton D 1-1 Premier League
21 Dec 2013 Crystal Palace v Newcastle United W 0-3 Premier League
26 Dec 2013 Newcastle United v Stoke City W 5-1 Premier League
29 Dec 2013 Newcastle United v Arsenal L 0-1 Premier League
04 Jan 2014 Newcastle United v Cardiff City L 1-2 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 2014 Newcastle United v Manchester City L 0-2 Premier League
18 Jan 2014 West Ham United v Newcastle United W 1-3 Premier League
28 Jan 2014 Norwich City v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
01 Feb 2014 Newcastle United v Sunderland L 0-3 Premier League
08 Feb 2014 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 3-0 Premier League
12 Feb 2014 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur L 0-4 Premier League
23 Feb 2014 Newcastle United v Aston Villa W 1-0 Premier League
01 Mar 2014 Hull City v Newcastle United W 1-4 Premier League
15 Mar 2014 Fulham v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
22 Mar 2014 Newcastle United v Crystal Palace W 1-0 Premier League
25 Mar 2014 Newcastle United v Everton L 0-3 Premier League
29 Mar 2014 Southampton v Newcastle United L 4-0 Premier League
05 Apr 2014 Newcastle United v Manchester United L 0-4 Premier League
12 Apr 2014 Stoke City v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
19 Apr 2014 Newcastle United v Swansea City L 1-2 Premier League
28 Apr 2014 Arsenal v Newcastle United L 3-0 Premier League
03 May 2014 Newcastle United v Cardiff City W 3-0 Premier League
11 May 2014 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 2-1 Premier League
17 Aug 2014 Newcastle United v Manchester City L 0-2 Premier League
23 Aug 2014 Aston Villa v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
30 Aug 2014 Newcastle United v Crystal Palace D 3-3 Premier League
13 Sep 2014 Southampton v Newcastle United L 4-0 Premier League
18 Oct 2014 Newcastle United v Leicester City W 1-0 Premier League
26 Oct 2014 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United W 1-2 Premier League
17 Dec 2014 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United L 4-0 League Cup 5th round
26 Dec 2014 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 3-1 Premier League
03 Jan 2015 Leicester City v Newcastle United L 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round
10 Jan 2015 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
17 Jan 2015 Newcastle United v Southampton L 1-2 Premier League
31 Jan 2015 Hull City v Newcastle United W 0-3 Premier League
08 Feb 2015 Newcastle United v Stoke City D 1-1 Premier League
21 Feb 2015 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 5-0 Premier League
21 Mar 2015 Newcastle United v Arsenal L 1-2 Premier League
13 Apr 2015 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
19 Apr 2015 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-3 Premier League
25 Apr 2015 Newcastle United v Swansea City L 2-3 Premier League
02 May 2015 Leicester City v Newcastle United L 3-0 Premier League
09 May 2015 Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 Premier League
24 May 2015 Newcastle United v West Ham United W 2-0 Premier League
09 Aug 2015 Newcastle United v Southampton D 2-2 Premier League
15 Aug 2015 Swansea City v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
22 Aug 2015 Manchester United v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
29 Aug 2015 Newcastle United v Arsenal L 0-1 Premier League
14 Sep 2015 West Ham United v Newcastle United L 2-0 Premier League
23 Sep 2015 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday L 0-1 League Cup 3rd round
26 Sep 2015 Newcastle United v Chelsea D 2-2 Premier League
03 Oct 2015 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 6-1 Premier League
18 Oct 2015 Newcastle United v Norwich City W 6-2 Premier League
25 Oct 2015 Sunderland v Newcastle United L 3-0 Premier League
31 Oct 2015 Newcastle United v Stoke City D 0-0 Premier League
07 Nov 2015 AFC Bournemouth v Newcastle United W 0-1 Premier League
21 Nov 2015 Newcastle United v Leicester City L 0-3 Premier League
28 Nov 2015 Crystal Palace v Newcastle United L 5-1 Premier League
06 Dec 2015 Newcastle United v Liverpool W 2-0 Premier League
13 Dec 2015 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United W 1-2 Premier League
19 Dec 2015 Newcastle United v Aston Villa D 1-1 Premier League
26 Dec 2015 Newcastle United v Everton L 0-1 Premier League
28 Dec 2015 West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
05 Mar 2016 Newcastle United v AFC Bournemouth L 1-3 Premier League
14 Mar 2016 Leicester City v Newcastle United L 1-0 Premier League
20 Mar 2016 Newcastle United v Sunderland D 1-1 Premier League
02 Apr 2016 Norwich City v Newcastle United L 3-2 Premier League
09 Apr 2016 Southampton v Newcastle United L 3-1 Premier League
16 Apr 2016 Newcastle United v Swansea City W 3-0 Premier League
19 Apr 2016 Newcastle United v Manchester City D 1-1 Premier League
23 Apr 2016 Liverpool v Newcastle United D 2-2 Premier League
30 Apr 2016 Newcastle United v Crystal Palace W 1-0 Premier League
07 May 2016 Aston Villa v Newcastle United D 0-0 Premier League
05 Aug 2016 Fulham v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Championship
13 Aug 2016 Newcastle United v Huddersfield Town L 1-2 League Championship
17 Aug 2016 Newcastle United v Reading W 4-1 League Championship
20 Aug 2016 Bristol City v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Championship
23 Aug 2016 Newcastle United v Cheltenham Town W 2-0 League Cup 2nd round
27 Aug 2016 Newcastle United v Brighton and Hove Albion W 2-0 League Championship
10 Sep 2016 Derby County v Newcastle United W 0-2 League Championship
13 Sep 2016 Queens Park Rangers v Newcastle United W 0-6 League Championship
17 Sep 2016 Newcastle United v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 0-2 League Championship
01 Oct 2016 Rotherham United v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Championship
15 Oct 2016 Newcastle United v Brentford W 3-1 League Championship
18 Oct 2016 Barnsley v Newcastle United W 0-2 League Championship
25 Oct 2016 Newcastle United v Preston North End W 6-0 League Cup 4th round
05 Nov 2016 Newcastle United v Cardiff City W 2-1 League Championship
20 Nov 2016 Leeds United v Newcastle United W 0-2 League Championship
29 Nov 2016 Hull City v Newcastle United L 1-1 (1-3) League Cup 5th round
02 Dec 2016 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Championship
10 Dec 2016 Newcastle United v Birmingham City W 4-0 League Championship
14 Dec 2016 Wigan Athletic v Newcastle United W 0-2 League Championship
26 Dec 2016 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday L 0-1 League Championship
02 Jan 2017 Blackburn Rovers v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Championship
07 Jan 2017 Birmingham City v Newcastle United D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 2017 Brentford v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Championship
04 Mar 2017 Huddersfield Town v Newcastle United W 1-3 League Championship
11 Mar 2017 Newcastle United v Fulham L 1-3 League Championship
18 Mar 2017 Birmingham City v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Championship
01 Apr 2017 Newcastle United v Wigan Athletic W 2-1 League Championship
05 Apr 2017 Newcastle United v Burton Albion W 1-0 League Championship
08 Apr 2017 Sheffield Wednesday v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Championship
14 Apr 2017 Newcastle United v Leeds United D 1-1 League Championship
24 Apr 2017 Newcastle United v Preston North End W 4-1 League Championship


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
2009-10 Netherlands International Friendly
1
2009-10 Netherlands Under-21
1
2010-11 Netherlands International Friendly 1
2010-11 Netherlands UEFA European Championship 1
2020-21 Curacao FIFA World Cup 6
1
2021-22 Curacao CONCACAF Nations League 3
2021-22 Curacao International Friendly 2


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
11 Aug 2009 Netherlands v England D 0-0 Under-21
26 May 2010 Netherlands v Mexico W 2-1 International Friendly
11 Aug 2010 Ukraine v Netherlands D 1-1 International Friendly
07 Sep 2010 Netherlands v Finland W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group E
25 Mar 2021 Curacao v St Vincent and the Grenadines W 5-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 1st Round Group C
28 Mar 2021 Cuba v Curacao W 1-2 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 1st Round Group C
05 Jun 2021 British Virgin Islands v Curacao W 0-8 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 1st Round Group C
08 Jun 2021 Curacao v Guatemala D 0-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 1st Round Group C
12 Jun 2021 Panama v Curacao L 2-1 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 2nd round 1st leg
15 Jun 2021 Curacao v Panama D 0-0 FIFA World Cup CONCACAF 2nd round 2nd leg
06 Oct 2021 Bahrain v Curacao L 4-0 International Friendly
09 Oct 2021 Curacao v New Zealand L 1-2 International Friendly
03 Jun 2022 Curacao v Honduras L 0-1 CONCACAF Nations League League A Group C
06 Jun 2022 Honduras v Curacao W 1-2 CONCACAF Nations League League A Group C
09 Jun 2022 Canada v Curacao L 4-0 CONCACAF Nations League League A Group C


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