Marco van Ginkel Footballer

Marco van Ginkel is a football player who debuted in Orange on november 14, 2012. He then started as a substitute and if raids after 60 minutes. He was born on 1 december 1992 and in 2012 as one of the major new stars of football. He comes in seasons from 2009 to 2013 for vitesse. His father was also a professional footballer, played for FC Utrecht. Some football experts will Ginkel principle not stop with FC Utrecht, because they expect that it will grow right but a bigger Club.

Table of contents

  • General
  • Family
  • Clubs and history in professional football
  • Orange


Marco van Ginkel was born on 1 december 1992. He has a passion for football and sport in General. He currently plays for vitesse in the seasons from 2009 to 2013. In 2009 and 2012 seasons he played 60 matches and has become an increasingly important value for the team. This resulted in a debut at Orange, where he played 30 minutes. Originally Marco van Ginkel from Amersfoort, which is located in Utrecht, near the border of Gelderland. In addition to playing football he also like to step.


His parents are very important to him. He calls them his support and confidence and says she always support him. This he found Nice when he was young because he had a lot of time on them, because they helped him because he had not completely independent. In addition to his parents is simply very important for him, his dad also played professional football. He then played for FC Utrecht in the 1987/1988 season. It has been just the season due to a knee injury. His father, Alex, who has nine games played.
In addition to his parents, he also has an older sister and a younger sister. When he lived in Scherpenzeel, he still lived with his younger sister and during part of the time worked his older sister on a beach in Aruba. His parents raised him a Christian, but he says he never go to church, and so is no longer religious.

Clubs and history in professional football

He began at a young age and played for SV Valley birds. When he was nine, he began a short distance. He also had the choice to go to FC Utrecht, but as already mentioned, he chose the short distance in relation to the availability of their school. He made his debut for RKC Waalwijk and he scored his first goal in professional football against Ajax in the arena. He gives himself to his first goal in a moment he will never forget. He has played in his first three seasons in the first team in the Vitesse 60 matches in the League. He scored 10 goals in those games. In the Cup, he played three seasons in the first six matches and scored one goal.
Became famous in the 2010/2011 season, after an investigation, that he had glandular fever. He was knocked out for a long time, but this season still played 26 matches in which he was hit at least five times.


Marco van Ginkel has played both in Orange for under 19, as in Orange for under 21 and in “big” Orange. He played three matches for Orange 19, scoring no goals. For Orange 21, he played several matches and he has already made several goals. The “big” Orange made his debut on 14 november 2012 and its counter so it can still grow enormously.