Donny van de Beek Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Education, Relationship, Career, Awards and Net Worth

Donny van de Beek’s Bio

Donny van de Beek is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Premier League club Manchester United. He is known for his midfield skills, vision, and technical ability on the field.

Donny van de Beek Age

Born on April 18, 1997, in Nijkerkerveen, Netherlands, he is 26 years old as of 2023.

Donny van de Beek Height and Weight

He is approximately 6 feet (184 cm) tall and weighs around 76 kilograms.

Donny van de Beek’s Family

Van de Beek was born to André van de Beek (father) and Gerdina van de Beek (mother). He has a younger brother called Rody van de Beek.

Donny van de Beek with his family

Donny van de Beek Education

Information about his educational background beyond his football career is under review and will soon be updated.

Donny van de Beek’s Relationship

Van de Beek is in a relationship with the eldest daughter of Arsenal legend Dennis Bergkamp, Estelle Bergkamp. The couple has one daughter named Lomée.

Donny van de Beek with Estelle Bergkamp

Donny van de Beek’s Career

Van de Beek’s football journey began in the Veensche Boys’ academy, where his father had previously played. Transitioning to the Ajax Academy in 2008, he marked his competitive senior debut against Celtic during a UEFA Europa League match in 2015. Ajax progressed to the Europa League Final in the 2016–17 season but fell short against Manchester United. Throughout 2017–18, Van de Beek solidified his place as a pivotal player in Ajax’s starting lineup. His standout performance in the 2018–19 campaign led to a Ballon d’Or nomination after Ajax reached the UEFA Champions League semi-finals. He clinched titles including the Eredivisie, KNVB Cup, and Johan Cruyff Shield with Ajax.

His talent as an attacking midfielder, creativity and goal-scoring ability led to a transfer to Manchester United in the English Premier League in 2020. Though facing challenges with game time at United, he continued to exhibit his skills when given the opportunity.

Donny van de Beek on the ball

In his youth international career, Van de Beek represented the Netherlands across various levels, accumulating over 40 appearances from under-17 to under-21. His senior international debut came against Romania in November 2017. Van de Beek was also part of the Netherlands squad that reached the UEFA Nations League Final in 2019, ultimately losing to Portugal.

Donny van de Beek’s Awards

Throughout his career, Van de Beek has contributed significantly to his teams and some of his awards include;

Netherlands U17

  • UEFA European Under-17 Championship runner-up: 2014

Ajax

  • UEFA Europa League runner-up: 2016–17
  • Eredivisie: 2018–19
  • KNVB Cup: 2018–19
  • Johan Cruyff Shield: 2019

Manchester United

  • UEFA Europa League runner-up: 2020–21

Individual

  • Ajax Talent of the Future (Sjaak Swart Award): 2014–15
  • Eredivisie Talent of the Month: November 2017

Donny van de Beek’s Net Worth

Donny Van de Beek has an estimated net worth of $5 million. His earnings primarily come from his football contracts and potential endorsements.

Donny van de Beek’s Social Media

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