Georginio Wijnaldum

Born: November 11, 1990 (age 25)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Nationality: Netherlands Dutch

Position: Midfielder
Team: Newcastle United (no. 20)
Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at Boleyn Ground on September 14, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Career History
Youth2004-2007Feyenoord
Senior2007-2011Feyenoord
2011-2015PSV Eindhoven
2015-Newcastle United
International2011-Netherlands
Sports Mole has 196 articles about Georginio Wijnaldum. Articles 1 to 40:
Andros Townsend celebrates scoring with his allegedly 'stunning' free kick during the Premier League game between Newcastle United and Crystal Palace on April 30, 2016
Result: Newcastle United beat Crystal Palace to climb out of relegation zone
An Andros Townsend stunner sees Newcastle United beat Crystal Palace 1-0 and climb out of the Premier League relegation zone.
Apr 30, 16:58
The Liverpool Football Club emblem is displayed on the gates of Anfield Stadium on September 17, 2012
Preview: Liverpool vs. Newcastle United
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League match between Liverpool and Newcastle United at Anfield.
Apr 21, 09:00
Vurnon Anita beats Joe Hart to equalise for Newcastle United against Manchester City in the Premier League on April 19, 2016
Result: Newcastle United, Manchester City share the points
Vurnon Anita cancels out a strike from Sergio Aguero as Newcastle United come from behind to draw 1-1 with Manchester City in the Premier League.
Apr 19, 21:37
Vincent Kompany directs his troops during the Premier League game between Norwich City and Manchester City on March 12, 2016
Team News: Vincent Kompany returns to Man City XI for clash against Newcastle United
Vincent Kompany returns to Manchester City's starting lineup for their Premier League match against Newcastle United.
Apr 19, 18:50
A view inside St Mary's ahead of the game between Southampton and Everton on August 15, 2015
Preview: Southampton vs. Newcastle United
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Southampton and Newcastle United at St Mary's.
Apr 8, 13:36
England players complain to the referee during the international friendly against Netherlands on March 29, 2016
Result: England lose at home to Netherlands
England lose at Wembley for the first time since November 2013 as Netherlands come from behind to beat the Three Lions 2-1.
Mar 29, 21:56
Danny Drinkwater during an England training session on March 22, 2016
Team News: Danny Drinkwater handed England debut
Leicester City midfielder Danny Drinkwater is handed his England debut for the friendly against Netherlands at Wembley.
Mar 29, 18:48
Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United celebrates as he scores their sixth goal and his fourth during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Norwich City at St James' Park on October 18, 2015
Georginio Wijnaldum "still happy" at Newcastle United
Despite reports to the contrary, Georginio Wijnaldum insists that he is "still happy" playing for Newcastle United.
Mar 29, 16:26
Aleksandar Mitrovic strips to celebrate his equaliser during the Premier League game between Newcastle United and Sunderland on March 20, 2016
Result: Newcastle United stop Tyne-Wear derby rot
Aleksandar Mitrovic scores seven minutes from time to rescue a point for Newcastle United from their home clash against local rivals Sunderland.
Mar 20, 15:22
Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Premier League match against Manchester United at St James' Park on January 12, 2016
Georginio Wijnaldum: 'Everyone is trying to prove themselves for Rafael Benitez'
Newcastle United midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum says that all the players are trying to catch the attention of new manager Rafael Benitez.
Mar 14, 16:31
Willian celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Newcastle United on February 13, 2016
Result: Chelsea hit five against relegation-threatened Newcastle United
Pedro scores twice as Chelsea record a 5-1 win over Newcastle United in Saturday evening's Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge.
Feb 13, 19:22
Aleksandar Mitrovic shows off a white vest after scoring during the Premier League game between Newcastle United and West Bromwich Albion on February 6, 2016
Result: Aleksandar Mitrovic goal helps Newcastle United out of drop zone
A first-half effort from Aleksandar Mitrovic earns Newcastle United a 1-0 victory against West Bromwich Albion.
Feb 6, 16:52
Aaron Lennon is dryhumped by teammates during the Premier League game between Everton and Newcastle on February 3, 2016
Result: Everton end five-game winless run against 10-man Newcastle United
Aaron Lennon and Ross Barkley score for Everton to seal a 3-0 win over 10-man Newcastle United and end their side's five-game winless run in the Premier League.
Feb 3, 21:40
Steve McClaren manager of Newcastle United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Watford at St James' Park on September 19, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.
Preview: Watford vs. Newcastle United
Sports Mole peers ahead to the Premier League match between Watford and Newcastle United on Saturday.
Jan 21, 12:38
Newcastle United's English owner Mike Ashley gestures before the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Newcastle United at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton on September 13, 2014
Mike Ashley gives away £2.4m in coats to Newcastle United fans
Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley honours a pledge to reward fans with free winter coats if his side defeated West Ham United at the weekend.
Jan 17, 23:31
Slaven Bilic manager of West Ham United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and West Ham United at Etihad Stadium on September 19, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom
Slaven Bilic: 'Newcastle United deserved to win'
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic admits that his side deserved nothing from their 2-1 defeat to Newcastle United at St James' Park.
Jan 16, 22:44
 Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United scores his team's second goal against West Ham United at St James' Park on January 16, 2016
Result: Jonjo Shelvey inspires Newcastle to victory against West Ham
Jonjo Shelvey inspires on his debut to help Newcastle United move out of the bottom three thanks to a 2-1 win over West Ham United.
Jan 16, 16:57
 Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United scores his team's second goal against West Ham United at St James' Park on January 16, 2016
Live Commentary: Newcastle United 2-1 West Ham United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Newcastle United's 2-1 win over West Ham United at St James' Park.
Jan 16, 14:00
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United scores their third goal during the Premier League match against Newcastle United at St James' Park on January 12, 2016
Manchester United's Wayne Rooney: 'Draw with Newcastle United feels like defeat'
Wayne Rooney admits that Manchester United's 3-3 draw with Newcastle United 'feels like a defeat' after they relinquished the lead twice.
Jan 12, 22:18
Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Premier League match against Manchester United at St James' Park on January 12, 2016
Result: Six-goal thriller at St James' Park
A last-minute strike from Paul Dummett earns Newcastle United a 3-3 draw from their home clash with Manchester United.
Jan 12, 21:38
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United and Aleksandar Mitrovic of Newcastle United compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on August 22, 2015
Live Commentary: Newcastle United 3-3 Manchester United - as it happened
Find out how Manchester United's 3-3 draw away at Newcastle United unfolded with Sports Mole's text updates.
Jan 12, 18:45
Theo Walcott and ginger Jack Colback in action during the game between Arsenal and Newcastle on January 2, 2016
Theo Walcott: 'We believe we can win title'
Theo Walcott insists that his Arsenal side have the belief to win their first Premier League title in 12 years.
Jan 3, 15:24
Laurent Koscielny celebrates with Aaron Ramsey during the game between Arsenal and Newcastle on January 2, 2016
Result: Laurent Koscielny header gives Arsenal win over Newcastle United
Arsenal move two points clear at the top of the Premier League table with a 1-0 victory over Newcastle United.
Jan 2, 16:53
Aaron Ramsey and Daryl Janmaat in action during the game between Arsenal and Newcastle on January 2, 2016
Live Commentary: Arsenal 1-0 Newcastle United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Arsenal's 1-0 victory over Newcastle United at the Emirates Stadium.
Jan 2, 14:45
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger gives the thumbs up during his side's 2-1 victory over Manchester City on December 21, 2015
Arsene Wenger: 'Steve McClaren needs time at Newcastle United'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger backs Steve McClaren to turn things around at Newcastle United if he is given time to do so.
Jan 1, 13:19
West Brom's Craig Dawson blocks a shot from Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle on December 28, 2015
Result: Darren Fletcher earns West Bromwich Albion win over Newcastle United
A late goal from Darren Fletcher earns West Bromwich Albion a 1-0 victory over Newcastle United at The Hawthorns.
Dec 28, 16:53
Nemanja Matic takes the ball from Daley Blind as Chelsea take on Manchester United on October 26, 2014
Preview: Manchester United vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole looks ahead to Monday evening's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford.
Dec 27, 15:11
Tom Cleverley celebrates with teammates after scoring a late winner for Everton against Newcastle on December 26, 2015
Result: Late Cleverley goal downs Newcastle United
Tom Cleverley scores a stoppage-time winner to hand Everton all three points from their Boxing Day trip to Newcastle United.
Dec 26, 19:23
Ayoze Perez of Newcastle United celebrates as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Newcastle United at White Hart Lane on December 13, 2015
Preview: Newcastle United vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's relegation battle between a resurgent Newcastle United and rock-bottom Aston Villa at St James' Park.
Dec 18, 17:40
Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United (L) celebrates with Moussa Sissoko as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Liverpool at St James' Park on December 6, 2015
Team News: Newcastle United name unchanged side for Tottenham Hotspur trip
Steve McClaren names the same starting lineup that beat Liverpool last time out for his side's match against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane.
Dec 13, 15:09
James Milner of Liverpool (C) celebrates with Roberto Firmino (L) and Emre Can (R) as he scores their first goal from a penalty during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Swansea City at Anfield on November 29, 2015
Preview: Liverpool vs. West Bromwich Albion
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at Anfield.
Dec 13, 00:42
Newcastle United's English head coach Steve McClaren watches his players from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Newcastle United at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on November 7, 2
Newcastle United boss Steve McClaren: 'We need to build on Liverpool win'
Newcastle United boss Steve McClaren insists that his side have to take the momentum from their win over Liverpool into their next match against Tottenham Hotspur.
Dec 11, 19:21
Riyad Mahrez of Leicester City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Leicester City at Liberty Stadium on December 5, 2015
Premier League 2015-16 in numbers: Week 15
Sports Mole looks back over the 15th round of 2015-16 Premier League encounters with a selection of facts and figures from each of the 10 games.
Dec 8, 11:29
 Steve McClaren manager of Newcastle United reacts as Jurgen Klopp manager of Liverpool looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Liverpool at St James' Park on December 6, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Georginio Wijnaldum wants Newcastle United to 'keep faith' in Steve McClaren
Georginio Wijnaldum tells Newcastle United to 'keep faith' with manager Steve McClaren.
Dec 8, 09:21
Newcastle United's English-born Irish goalkeeper Rob Elliot gathers the ball during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Leicester City at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north east England, on November 21, 2015. L
Newcastle United keeper Rob Elliot: 'Liverpool victory was vital'
Newcastle United keeper Rob Elliot believes that his side's victory over Liverpool was huge for the club in their battle to remain in the Premier League.
Dec 7, 23:15
Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United (L) celebrates with Moussa Sissoko as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Liverpool at St James' Park on December 6, 2015
Georginio Wijnaldum: 'Newcastle United deserved criticism'
Newcastle United midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum says that the team deserved all the criticism that was sent their way after they fell into the Premier League's relegation zone.
Dec 7, 12:41
Newcastle United's Senegalese striker Papiss Cisse (2R) vies with Liverpool's English defender Nathaniel Clyne (R) and Liverpool's Slovakian defender Martin Skrtel (2L) during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and Liverpoo
Nathaniel Clyne: 'We could have beaten Newcastle United if equaliser stood'
Nathaniel Clyne says that Liverpool could have gone on to win the game against Newcastle United had Alberto Moreno's equaliser not been ruled out.
Dec 7, 08:55
Jurgen Klopp manager of Liverpool gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Liverpool at St James' Park on December 6, 2015
Jurgen Klopp: 'We were not compact enough, pressing was not good'
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits that his side were left wanting in a number of areas following their surprise 2-0 defeat at the hands of Newcastle United.
Dec 6, 19:46
Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United (L) celebrates with Moussa Sissoko as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Liverpool at St James' Park on December 6, 2015
Georginio Wijnaldum: 'We have learned from mistakes in recent weeks'
Newcastle United playmaker Georginio Wijnaldum says that the club learned from recent mistakes in order to push themselves to victory over Liverpool in the Premier League.
Dec 6, 19:35
Georginio Wijnaldum of Newcastle United (L) celebrates with Moussa Sissoko as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Liverpool at St James' Park on December 6, 2015
Match Analysis: Newcastle United 2-0 Liverpool
Sports Mole reviews the action at St James' Park as Newcastle breathe new life into their relegation fight with a shock 2-0 win over in-form Liverpool.
Dec 6, 19:24
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CLeicester CityLeicester362211364343077
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs361913467283970
3Arsenal361910759342567
4Manchester CityMan City361971068383064
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd35179943311260
6West Ham UnitedWest Ham351514660431759
7Southampton361691153391457
8Liverpool3515101059481155
9Chelsea351212115548748
10Stoke CityStoke36139143852-1448
11Everton351014115549644
12Watford35128153642-644
13Swansea CitySwansea361110153750-1343
14West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom361011153246-1441
15Bournemouth36118174363-2041
16Crystal Palace36109173646-1039
17Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3689193964-2533
18Sunderland35711174058-1832
19Norwich CityNorwich3587203561-2631
RAston Villa3637262772-4516