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Profile of the Dutch footballer Vurnon Anita, who currently plays as a midfielder at Newcastle United. The 27-year old player Anita joined Newcastle from and wears the number 8 shirt.

Vurnon Anita
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        (Squad number 8)

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Vurnon Anita Career
2005–2012Ajax104(5)
2012–Newcastle United78(1)

2003–2004Netherlands U154(3)
2004–2006Netherlands U1728(3)
2006–2008Netherlands U1913(2)
2008–2009Netherlands U202(0)
2009–2010Netherlands U216(0)
2010–Netherlands3(0)

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Vurnon Anita : Newcastle United News
“As it was, Newcastle spent the half-time interval of last night’s game attempting to work out how on earth they were going to survive for 45 minutes with two fewer men than their opponents.”
 The Northern Echo 4 days ago
“AYOZE PEREZ returns to Newcastle United's starting line-up as Rafael DeAndre Yedlin gets the nod at right-back, with Vurnon Anita dropping down to the bench, and Paul Dummett returns on the opposite side of the back four ahead of Achraf Lazaar.”
 The Northern Echo 4 days ago
“Just as the heroics of one former Nottingham Forest man threatened to frustrate the Reds, an unfortunate moment for another one helped Philippe Montanier's men grind out a hard fought 2-1 win over leaders Newcastle United own as Vurnon Anita came”
 Nottingham Post 4 days ago
“There is also a change at the opposite end of the United backline, where DeAndre Yedlin comes in for Vurnon Anita.”
 nufc.co.uk 5 days ago
“Nicklas Bendtner returned to Nottingham Forest's starting line-up as Philippe Montanier's team looked to make it three wins in a row against Newcastle United at the City Ground DeAndre Yedlin came in for Vurnon Anita.”
 Nottingham Post 5 days ago
“Snodgrass crashed Hull's first effort on goal wide in the 23rd minute, but Newcastle twice went closest to breaking the deadlock moments later when Diame headed Vurnon Anita's cross inches over and Matt Ritchie's superb first-time effort curled wide”
 London Evening Standard 8 days ago
“The two sides had a combined 13 changes to their starting line-ups following their respective last league games, and Newcastle made the more confident while at the other end Diame rose highest to nod a Vurnon Anita cross over.”
 Goal 8 days ago
“Hull City forward Dieumerci Mbokani was sent off for lunging at Jamaal Lascelles with his head Newcastle United missed three spot-kicks lead in extra time when Mohamed Diame prodded home Vurnon Anita's cross to score against his former club.”
 BBC 8 days ago
“In the case of Hull City vs Newcastle United, few would consider an away win an upset having looked very accomplished since replacing Sels in the Newcastle team.”
 hitc.com 9 days ago
“NEVER mind Black Friday, it was a Black Saturday at St James’ Park as Newcastle United’s hopes of creating history with the likes of Vurnon Anita, Jamaal Lascelles, Yoan Gouffran and Dwight Gayle seemingly having been saved for next week’s”
 The Northern Echo 11 days ago
Vurnon Anita Career Honours
  • Club: Eredivisie: 2010–11, 2011–12
  • Club: KNVB Cup: 2005–06, 2006–07, 2009–10
  • Club: Johan Cruijff Shield: 2006, 2007
  • Club: UEFA-CAF Meridian Cup: 2007

    Source: wikipedia.org

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    Goalkeepers
    Rob Elliot Karl Darlow
    Matz Sels
    Defenders
    Jesus Gamez DeAndre Yedlin
    Massadio Haidara Achraf Lazaar
    Paul Dummett Curtis Good
    Jamaal Lascelles Grant Hanley
    Ciaran Clark Chancel Mbemba
    Midfielders
    Yoan Gouffran Christian Atsu
    Rolando Aarons Matt Ritchie
    Mohamed Diame Jonjo Shelvey
    Isaac Hayden Vurnon Anita
    Cheik Tiote Jack Colback
    Forwards
    Ayoze Perez Aleksandar Mitrovic
    Dwight Gayle Daryl Murphy