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Profile of the Dutch footballer Georginio Wijnaldum, who currently plays as a midfielder at Newcastle United. The 25-year old player Wijnaldum joined Newcastle from PSV Eindhoven and wears the number 5 shirt.

Georginio Wijnaldum
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        (Squad number 5)

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Georginio Wijnaldum Career
2007–2011Feyenoord111(23)
2011–2015PSV109(41)
2014Jong PSV (loan)2(0)
2015–Newcastle United1(1)

2005–2007Netherlands U1715(4)
2007–2009Netherlands U1917(5)
2009–2013Netherlands U2124(10)
2011–Netherlands19(3)

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Georginio Wijnaldum : Newcastle United News
“Chelsea maintained their unbeaten record under interim manager Guus Hiddink after Diego Costa scored a late equaliser to deny Manchester United.”
 MSN Yesterday
“Newcastle United aren’t out of the woods yet Moussa Sissoko fired in a couple of tame shots when clean through, while Gini Wijnaldum headed over at the start of the second half and, even though Aleksandar Mitrovic grabbed the headlines, he still”
 The Chronicle Yesterday
“We need that in front of goal." NEWCASTLE (4-2-3-1): Elliot 6; Janmaat 8, Taylor 7, Coloccini 6, Aarons 6; Shelvey 7 (Saivet 90), Tiote 7; Sissoko 7, Wijnaldum 6, Townsend 7 (Perez 88); Mitrovic 7. Goal: Mitrovic, 32.”
 The Daily Express Yesterday
“Georginio Wijnaldum, Mitrovic and Moussa Sissoko should all have extended Newcastle’s lead, but WBA, even after the introduction of Saido Berahino at half-time, lacked any real offensive threat.”
 Daily Telegraph 2 days ago
“We need that in front of goal." NEWCASTLE (4-2-3-1): Elliot 6; JANMAAT 8, Taylor 7, Coloccini 6, Aarons 6; Shelvey 7 (Saivet 90), Tiote 7; Sissoko 7, Wijnaldum 6, Townsend 7 (Perez 88); Mitrovic 7. Subs: Darlow, Doumbia, Barlaser, Gibson, Williams.”
 Daily Star 2 days ago
“The Newcastle v West Brom player ratings by United fans, giving us a perfect overview of Saturday in the starting eleven were midfielders Moussa Sissoko (6.6) and Gini Wijnaldum (6.6), with Rob Elliot (6.9) having next to nothing to do.”
 THE MAG 2 days ago
“Newcastle fans had a rare matchday to enjoy but what about West Brom fans? United dominated Saturday’s match from Of the new Newcastle players, I would take any one of Shelvey, Townshend or Wijnaldum, but we find another holding player like Sandro.”
 THE MAG 2 days ago
“True the scoreline was only 1-0 due to United’s continued profligacy in front of goal, but Newcastle had 19 shots - including to their play while Sandro struggled to second guess Gini Wijnaldum, Pulis’s players seemed barely capable of escaping”
 Birmingham Mail 2 days ago
“Newcastle should have been out of sight after half-time but Georginio Wijnaldum headed over having been picked out by the increasingly influential Townsend.”
 Daily Mail 2 days ago
“Seconds later, United again prised open the Albion defence with a move of delightful precision – Sissoko combining with Wijnaldum, only to send a shot sailing past Foster’s post.”
 The Chronicle 3 days ago
Georginio Wijnaldum Career Honours
  • PSV Eindhoven: KNVB Cup: 2011–12
  • PSV Eindhoven: Eredivisie: 2014–15
  • Netherlands: FIFA World Cup Third Place: 2014
  • Netherlands: UEFA U-21 Championship Semi-finalist: 2013
  • Rotterdam talent of the year: 2007
  • Dutch Footballer of the Year: 2014–15

    Source: wikipedia.org

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    Goalkeepers
    Freddie Woodman Rob Elliot
    Karl Darlow Tim Krul
    Defenders
    Kevin Mbabu Daryl Janmaat
    Massadio Haidara Paul Dummett
    Curtis Good Fabricio Coloccini
    Mike Williamson Steven Taylor
    Jamaal Lascelles Chancel Mbemba
    Midfielders
    Yoan Gouffran Gabriel Obertan
    Florian Thauvin Rolando Aarons
    Sylvain Marveaux Henri Saivet
    Siem de Jong Georginio Wijnaldum
    Jonjo Shelvey Moussa Sissoko
    Vurnon Anita Cheik Tiote
    Jack Colback
    Forwards
    Emmanuel Riviere Ayoze Perez
    Papiss Demba Cisse Aleksandar Mitrovic
    Ivan Toney