Kevin Strootman

Born: February 13, 1990 (age 26)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Ridderkerk, Netherlands
Nationality: Netherlands Dutch

Position: Midfielder
Team: Roma (no. 6)
Career History
Senior2013-Roma
Sports Mole has 194 articles about Kevin Strootman. Articles 1 to 40:
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma in action during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and AS Roma at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on September 25, 2013
Kevin Strootman returns to Roma training
Netherlands international Kevin Strootman restarts training with his teammates following a lengthy layoff.
Feb 9, 15:42
Napoli's Argentinian-French forward Gonzalo Higuain (C) celebrates after scoring with teammates Napoli's Spanish forward Jose Maria Callejon (R) and Napoli's Spanish defender Raul Albiol during the Italian Serie A football match SSC Napoli vs Inter Milan
Team News: Napoli make wholesale changes for Roma
Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri makes nine changes from the Europa League on Thursday for the game against Roma in Serie A.
Dec 13, 16:15
Roma's Sisenando Douglas Maicon celebrates his team's opening goal against Hellas Verona on September 1, 2013
Team News: Maicon returns to Roma lineup to face Udinese
Roma recall right-back Maicon to face Udinese in Serie A.
Oct 28, 19:26
Lionel Messi of Barcelona is congratulated on scoring their first goal with Dani Alves of Barcelona during the UEFA Super Cup between Barcelona and Sevilla FC at Dinamo Arena on August 11, 2015
Preview: Roma vs. Barcelona
Sports Mole previews reigning champions Barcelona's visit to the Stadio Olimpico to face Roma in Group E of the Champions League.
Sep 15, 17:10
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma competes for the ball with Guarin of FC Internazionale Milano during the Serie A match between AS Roma and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio Olimpico on March 1, 2014
Francesco Totti writes message of support to Kevin Strootman
Francesco Totti writes a message of support to Kevin Strootman after the Roma midfielder was forced to undergo a third operation on his knee.
Sep 2, 03:05
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma in action during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and AS Roma at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on September 25, 2013
Roma's Kevin Strootman undergoes further surgery
Kevin Strootman confirms that he needs a third operation to boost his chances of recovering from a knee injury.
Sep 1, 14:52
Morgan Schneiderlin in action for Southampton on November 30, 2014
Manchester United lead race for Morgan Schneiderlin?
Manchester United are in pole position to sign Southampton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin, according to a report.
May 31, 23:45
Alvaro Gonzalez of SS Lazio competes for the ball with Francesco Totti of AS Roma during the Serie A match between SS Lazio and AS Roma at Stadio Olimpico on February 9, 2014
Preview: Lazio vs. Roma
Sports Mole looks ahead to a crucial Serie A derby encounter between Lazio and Roma at the Stadio Olimpico.
May 23, 10:07
Roma's Ivorian midfielder Seydou Doumbia celebrates with Roma's forward Daniele De Rossi after scoring a goal during the Italian Serie A football match between AS Roma and Genoa on May 3, 2015
Preview: AC Milan vs. Roma
Sports Mole looks ahead to this weekend's Serie A match between AC Milan and Roma at San Siro.
May 7, 18:08
Roma's forward Francesco Totti celebrates after scoring a goal during their Serie A football match Verona vs AS Roma at Bentegodi Stadium in Verona, on February 22, 2015
Team News: Seydou Doumbia given the nod by Rudi Garcia, Francesco Totti misses out
Seydou Doumbia is given the nod to start Roma's Serie A clash against Genoa ahead of Francesco Totti, who has to make do with a place among the substitutes.
May 3, 11:19
Seydou Doumbia of AS Roma celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between US Sassuolo Calcio and AS Roma on April 29, 2015
Preview: Roma vs. Genoa
Sports Mole looks ahead to this weekend's Serie A match between Roma and Genoa.
May 1, 18:30
AS Roma's Bosnian midfielder Miralem Pjanic celebrates after scoring against Parma during the Serie A football match between AS Roma and Parma in Rome's Olympic Stadium on April 2, 2014
Report: Manchester United interested in Miralem Pjanic
Manchester United are reportedly considering approaching Roma over a summer move for Miralem Pjanic.
Apr 17, 02:41
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma in action during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and AS Roma at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on September 25, 2013
Report: Kevin Strootman to sign new Roma deal
Kevin Strootman is reportedly ready to turn down Manchester United and sign a new contract with Roma.
Mar 28, 10:18
Leverkusen's midfielder Lars Bender vies with Freiburg's midfielder Julian Schuster during the German first division Bundesliga football match SC Freiburg vs Bayer 04 Leverkusen in Freiburg, southwestern Germany on September 27, 2014
Manchester United considering Lars Bender move?
Manchester United are considering a move for Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Lars Bender as an alternative to Kevin Strootman, according to reports.
Mar 9, 04:37
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma competes for the ball with Guarin of FC Internazionale Milano during the Serie A match between AS Roma and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio Olimpico on March 1, 2014
Kevin Strootman: 'I'm on schedule for pre-season comeback'
AS Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman takes to Twitter to suggest that he is on course to be back from injury in time for the pre-season period this summer.
Mar 3, 19:42
James McCarthy in action for Everton on November 9, 2014
Premier League trio want James McCarthy?
Everton midfielder James McCarthy has attracted the attention of Premier League rivals Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United, according to a report.
Mar 3, 12:09
AS Roma's Bosnian midfielder Miralem Pjanic celebrates after scoring against Parma during the Serie A football match between AS Roma and Parma in Rome's Olympic Stadium on April 2, 2014
Report: Brendan Rodgers flies to Italy to hold Miralem Pjanic talks
Roma's Miralem Pjanic is a summer transfer target for both Manchester United and Liverpool, according to a report.
Feb 13, 08:51
Caption:Roma's forward Francesco Totti celebrates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match on January 11, 2015
Team News: Seydou Keita, Maicon return for Roma's visit of Empoli
Seydou Keita is one of three Roma changes for the must-win visit of Empoli to Stadio Olimpico in Serie A.
Jan 31, 19:02
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma in action during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and AS Roma at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on September 25, 2013
Roma's Kevin Strootman out for "much longer" than first feared
Roma's Kevin Strootman confirms that he will sidelined for "much longer" than first feared after picking up a knee injury against Fiorentina.
Jan 30, 18:47
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma competes for the ball with Guarin of FC Internazionale Milano during the Serie A match between AS Roma and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio Olimpico on March 1, 2014
Rudi Garcia: 'Kevin Strootman injury not serious'
Roma coach Rudi Garcia insists the injury that Kevin Strootman picked up against Fiorentina is not serious.
Jan 26, 00:03
Fiorentina's German forward Mario Gomez celebrates after scoring during the Serie A football match Fiorentina vs AS Roma at Artemio Franchi stadium in Florence on January 25, 2015
Result: Adam Ljajic finish earns travelling Roma a point against Fiorentina
Adam Ljajic grabs a second-half goal to earn Roma a point against Fiorentina in Serie A courtesy of a 1-1 draw at the Stadio Artemio Franchi.
Jan 25, 21:40
Fiorentina's German forward Mario Gomez celebrates after scoring during the Serie A football match Fiorentina vs AS Roma at Artemio Franchi stadium in Florence on January 25, 2015
Half-Time Report: Mario Gomez goal gives Fiorentina half-time lead over Roma
A first-half strike from Mario Gomez gives Fiorentina a 1-0 half-time lead over Roma at the Stadio Artemio Franchi in Serie A.
Jan 25, 20:36
Gareth Bale of Real Madrid CF celebrates scoring their second goal during the UEFA Champions League Group B match against Ludogorets on December 9, 2014
Gareth Bale 'not a priority for Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal'
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has reportedly not placed Gareth Bale at the top of his transfer wishlist and is more concerned with signing defenders and midfielders.
Jan 20, 09:00
Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Old Trafford on November 8, 2014
Manchester United 'ditch January spending plans'
Manchester United shelve plans to lure the likes of Mats Hummels and Kevin Strootman to Old Trafford in January, according to reports.
Jan 17, 23:52
AS Roma's forward Mattia Destro is congratulated by teammates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match Palermo vs AS Roma on January 17, 2015
Result: Mattia Destro strike salvages point for Roma
Mattia Destro cancels out Paulo Dybala's opener to salvage a point for Rudi Garcia's Roma.
Jan 17, 21:44
Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Old Trafford on November 8, 2014
Manchester United's Louis van Gaal: 'We won't be very active in transfer market'
Louis van Gaal says that he does not expect Manchester United to be "very active" in the transfer window this month, despite reportedly being handed £150m to spend.
Jan 16, 15:41
Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at White Hart Lane on December 28, 2014
Manchester United 'to approve another £150m spending spree'
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal will reportedly be handed another £150m transfer kitty to bring Champions League football back to the club.
Jan 16, 00:11
Caption:Roma's forward Francesco Totti celebrates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match on January 11, 2015
Preview: Palermo vs. Roma
Sports Mole takes a closer look at each side's form ahead of Saturday's meeting between Palermo and Roma.
Jan 15, 18:10
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma in action during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and AS Roma at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on September 25, 2013
James Pallotta would listen to Kevin Strootman offers
Roma president James Pallotta admits that he would be forced to listen to any big-money offers that come in for Kevin Strootman.
Jan 14, 21:20
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma competes for the ball with Guarin of FC Internazionale Milano during the Serie A match between AS Roma and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio Olimpico on March 1, 2014
Roma president rejects transfer talk on Kevin Strootman, Miralem Pjanic
Roma president James Pallotta rejects speculation regarding the departures of Kevin Strootman and Miralem Pjanic, saying that both are happy with the Italian club.
Jan 14, 16:52
Alex Song in action for West Ham on December 7, 2014
Report: Manchester United keep tabs on Alex Song
A report claims that West Ham United loanee Alex Song is being tracked by Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal.
Jan 14, 10:23
Caption:Roma's forward Francesco Totti celebrates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match on January 11, 2015
Result: Francesco Totti double inspires Roma fightback against Lazio
A second-half double from Francesco Totti helps Roma come from behind to earn a 2-2 draw against Lazio in Serie A's Derby della Capitale.
Jan 11, 15:56
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma in action during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and AS Roma at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on September 25, 2013
Kevin Strootman dismisses possibility of Roma departure
Kevin Strootman claims that he is not interested in leaving Roma, despite reports linking him with a move to Manchester United.
Jan 9, 02:41
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma competes for the ball with Guarin of FC Internazionale Milano during the Serie A match between AS Roma and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio Olimpico on March 1, 2014
Agent: 'Manchester United close to signing Kevin Strootman'
Manchester United are "one step away" from signing Kevin Strootman, according to the player's agent.
Dec 23, 10:52
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma competes for the ball with Guarin of FC Internazionale Milano during the Serie A match between AS Roma and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio Olimpico on March 1, 2014
Manchester United 'eyeing £80m triple swoop'
Manchester United are reportedly planning an £80m January spending spree on Kevin Strootman, Nicolas Gaitan and Enzo Perez.
Dec 21, 02:04
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma competes for the ball with Guarin of FC Internazionale Milano during the Serie A match between AS Roma and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio Olimpico on March 1, 2014
Manchester United in strong position to land Roma's Kevin Strootman?
Manchester United could be in a strong position to land Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman in the January transfer window, according to a report in the press.
Dec 18, 17:31
Ivan Rakitic of FC Barcelona runs with the ball during the Joan Gamper Trophy match between FC Barcelona and Club Leon at Camp Nou on August 18, 2014
Report: Manchester United target Ivan Rakitic
Barcelona's Croatian midfielder Ivan Rakitic could be set for a move to the Premier League, according to reports.
Dec 16, 21:53
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma competes for the ball with Guarin of FC Internazionale Milano during the Serie A match between AS Roma and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio Olimpico on March 1, 2014
Roma determined to keep Kevin Strootman
Roma general director Mauro Baldissoni is adamant that the club want to keep midfielder Kevin Strootman for the long term amid reports linking him with Manchester United.
Dec 16, 03:49
Kevin Strootman of AS Roma in action during the Serie A match between UC Sampdoria and AS Roma at Stadio Luigi Ferraris on September 25, 2013
Report: Chelsea target Roma's Kevin Strootman
Manchester United target Kevin Strootman could be poised for a £30m move to Premier League rivals Chelsea, according to reports.
Dec 13, 17:16
AS Roma French coach Rudi Garcia gestures during their Italian Serie A football match against Sampdoria in Rome's Olympic stadium on February 16, 2014
Preview: Genoa vs. Roma
Sports Mole previews the Serie A contest between Genoa and Roma.
Dec 12, 16:37
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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CJuventus36284469185188
2Napoli36237674314376
3Roma362111477403774
4Inter Milan361971047341364
5Fiorentina361791056401660
6SassuoloSassuolo36141394539655
7AC Milan361412104740754
8Lazio36149134747051
9AC Chievo VeronaChievo361310134342149
10Torino36129155051-145
11Empoli361110153746-943
12Genoa36127174146-543
13Bologna36118173344-1141
14Atalanta BCAtalanta361011153845-741
15Sampdoria361010164853-540
16Udinese36108183357-2438
17CarpiCarpi36811173453-1935
18Palermo3698193563-2835
19FrosinoneFrosinone3687213571-3631
RHellas VeronaHellas Verona36413193059-2925