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Frank Rijkaard
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Personal information
Full name Franklin Edmundo Rijkaard
Date of birth 30 September 1962 (1962-09-30) (age 58)
Place of birth Amsterdam, Netherlands
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Midfielder (retired)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1980-1987
1987-1988
1988-1993
1993-1995
Ajax
Real Zaragoza
Milan
Ajax
National team
1981-1994 Netherlands
Teams managed
1998-2000
2001-2002
2003-2008
2009-
Netherlands
Sparta Rotterdam
Barcelona
Galatasaray
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Frank Rijkaard (born 30 September 1962) is a former Dutch football player. He has played for Netherlands national team. He is regarded as one of the greatest midfielder of all time.

Club career statistics

Club performance League
Season Club League Apps Goals
Netherlands League
1980/81 Ajax Eredivisie 24 4
1981/82 27 4
1982/83 25 3
1983/84 23 9
1984/85 34 7
1985/86 31 9
1986/87 34 7
1987/88 8 3
Spain League
1987/88 Real Zaragoza La Liga 11 0
Italy League
1988/89 Milan Serie A 31 4
1989/90 29 2
1990/91 30 3
1991/92 30 5
1992/93 22 2
Netherlands League
1993/94 Ajax Eredivisie 30 10
1994/95 25 9
Country Netherlands 261 65
Spain 11 0
Italy 142 16
Total 414 81

International career statistics

Netherlands national team
Year Apps Goals
1981 1 0
1982 5 0
1983 3 2
1984 2 0
1985 5 0
1986 4 0
1987 4 0
1988 10 0
1989 5 0
1990 7 1
1991 3 0
1992 11 3
1993 4 0
1994 9 4
Total 73 10



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