Vurnon Anita

Born: April 4, 1989 (age 27)

Height: 5'6" (168cm)

Hometown: Willemstad, Netherlands Antilles
Nationality: Netherlands Dutch

Position: Midfielder
Team: Newcastle United (no. 8)
Newcastle player Vurnon Anita in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and West Ham United at St James' Park on May 24, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Career History
Youth1999-2005Ajax
Senior2005-2012Ajax
2012-Newcastle United
Sports Mole has 183 articles about Vurnon Anita. Articles 1 to 40:
Daryl Janmaat of Newcastle United celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Watford at St James' Park on September 19, 2015
Daryl Janmaat fit again for Newcastle United against Aston Villa
Rafael Benitez confirms that Daryl Janmaat is back after a month out to play for Newcastle United against Aston Villa on Saturday.
13:37
Jurgen Klopp greets Rafael Benitez during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Newcastle United on April 23, 2016
Result: Rafael Benitez guides comeback as Newcastle restrict Liverpool to a draw
Rafael Benitez guides Newcastle United to a comeback 2-2 draw against his former club Liverpool at Anfield.
Apr 23, 16:52
Marko Arnautovic of Stoke City celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Manchester City at Britannia Stadium on December 5, 2015
Preview: Manchester City vs. Stoke City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Manchester City and Stoke City at the Etihad Stadium.
Apr 21, 09:00
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
Manuel Pellegrini gives orders during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Manchester City on April 16, 2016
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini: "I am happy"
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini says that he was "happy" with his team's 1-1 draw against Newcastle United in the Premier League.
Apr 19, 22:13
Vurnon Anita beats Joe Hart to equalise for Newcastle United against Manchester City in the Premier League on April 19, 2016
Newcastle United's Andros Townsend: "We showed great character"
Newcastle United attacker Andros Townsend pays tribute to his team's "character" following Tuesday's 1-1 draw with Manchester City in the Premier League.
Apr 19, 21:53
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
Manchester City players huddle around Sergio Aguero to celebrate the opening goal in their Premier League clash with Newcastle United on April 19, 2016
Live Commentary: Newcastle United 1-1 Manchester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the Premier League clash between Newcastle United and Manchester City at St James' Park, which ended in a 1-1 draw.
Apr 19, 18:45
Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez on March 20, 2016
Team News: Rafael Benitez rings changes for Newcastle United
Rafael Benitez makes five changes to his Newcastle United side for the relegation six-pointer at Norwich City.
Apr 2, 14:10
Jermain Defoe celebrates with Patrick van Aanholt during the Premier League game between Southampton and Sunderland on March 5, 2016
Team News: Jermain Defoe returns for Sunderland at Newcastle United
Jermain Defoe returns to the Sunderland starting lineup for Sunday afternoon's Tyne-Wear derby against fellow Premier League strugglers Newcastle United.
Mar 20, 12:40
Riyad Mahrez celebrates scoring Leicester's second from the penalty spot against Everton on December 19, 2015
Team News: Riyad Mahrez fit to start for Leicester City
Riyad Mahrez is passed fit to start for Leicester City against Newcastle United at the King Power Stadium.
Mar 14, 19:06
Swansea player Jonjo Shelvey in action during the Capital One Cup Second Round match between Swansea City and York City at Liberty Stadium on August 25, 2015
Team News: Shelvey makes Newcastle debut
New signing Jonjo Shelvey is given his Newcastle United debut this afternoon as he starts against West Ham United.
Jan 16, 14:15
Dimitri Payet of West Ham United celebrates scoring his second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at the Boleyn Ground on September 14, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Preview: Newcastle United vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's Premier League encounter on Tyneside between Newcastle United and West Ham United.
Jan 14, 16:06
Arsenal's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain takes the shot which deflects off Newcastle United's Argentinian defender Fabricio Coloccini (not pictured) for Arsenal's opening goal in the English Premier League football match between Newcastle Unit
Preview: Arsenal vs. Newcastle United
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's Premier League match at the Emirates as halfway leaders Arsenal host relegation-threatened Newcastle United.
Dec 31, 13:08
Newcastle player Vurnon Anita in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and West Ham United at St James' Park on May 24, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Vurnon Anita 'disappointed' by Newcastle United's poor form
Vurnon Anita says that Newcastle United's predicament in the Premier League is "disappointing".
Nov 26, 08:56
Jamie Vardy of Leicester City celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Watford at The King Power Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Leicester, England.
Live Commentary: Newcastle United 0-3 Leicester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's Premier League coverage as Newcastle United are beaten 3-0 at home by in-form Leicester City at St James' Park.
Nov 21, 14:00
Ayoze Perez of Newcastle United celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Newcastle United at Vitality Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Bournemouth, England.
Result: Newcastle United out of bottom three with win at Bournemouth
Ayoze Perez scores the only goal as Newcastle United withstand plenty of Bournemouth attacks to win at Dean Court.
Nov 7, 14:38
Ayoze Perez of Newcastle United celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Newcastle United at Vitality Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Bournemouth, England.
Half-Time Report: Ayoze Perez prods Newcastle United ahead at Bournemouth
Ayoze Perez puts Newcastle United in front against Bournemouth, but the Magpies are forced to weather plenty of first-half pressure at Dean Court.
Nov 7, 13:32
Newcastle player Vurnon Anita in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and West Ham United at St James' Park on May 24, 2015 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Team News: Vurnon Anita in for Jack Colback for Newcastle United
Vurnon Anita replaces the injured Jack Colback in central midfield in the only change to Steve McClaren's side for the home clash with Stoke City.
Oct 31, 14:15
Jack Colback in action for Newcastle United against West Ham on May 24, 2015
Newcastle United confirm six-week injury layoff for Jack Colback
Newcastle United confirm that midfielder Jack Colback will be sidelined for up to six weeks with a knee injury incurred in Sunday's game at Sunderland.
Oct 29, 19:12
General Views of St James Park before the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Swansea City at St James Park on April 19, 2014
Preview: Newcastle United vs. Stoke City
Sports Mole previews this Saturday's Premier League game between Newcastle United and Stoke City at St James' Park.
Oct 29, 18:31
Rob Elliot in action for Newcastle on November 29, 2014
Team News: Rob Elliot replaces injured Tim Krul for Newcastle United against Norwich City
Rob Elliot starts in goal for Newcastle United to replace the injured Tim Krul for their Premier League clash against Norwich City at St James' Park.
Oct 18, 15:08
Manchester City's Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero (L) celebrates with Manchester City's Spanish midfielder Jesus Navas after scoring his third goal during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Newcastle United at The Etih
Match Analysis: Manchester City 6-1 Newcastle United
Sports Mole dissects the action that unfolded during Manchester City's 6-1 hammering of Newcastle United.
Oct 3, 17:28
A general view of the Etihad Stadium is seen prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Leicester City at Etihad Stadium on March 4, 2015
Preview: Manchester City vs. Newcastle United
Sports Mole previews this Saturday's Premier League match between Manchester City and Newcastle United at the Etihad Stadium.
Oct 1, 17:09
Loic Remy #18 of Chelsea takes the ball in the first half against the New York Red Bulls during the International Champions Cup at Red Bull Arena on July 22, 2015
Team News: Loic Remy spearheads Chelsea attack at Newcastle United
Loic Remy leads the Chelsea attack at Newcastle United in the Premier League.
Sep 26, 16:37
Ayoze Perez celebrates scoring for Newcastle on May 9, 2015
Team News: Ayoze Perez to start for Newcastle United, Ben Watson replaces Valon Behrami
Newcastle United forward Ayoze Perez starts against Watford, who name Ben Watson to replace the suspended Valon Behrami.
Sep 19, 14:16
Manchester United's Dutch midfielder Memphis Depay celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League play off football match between Manchester United and Club Brugge at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on Aug
Vurnon Anita: 'Memphis Depay will struggle this season'
Vurnon Anita warns Manchester United's Memphis Depay that he could initially struggle for consistency throughout his first season in the Premier League.
Aug 22, 00:06
Swansea's Jonjo Shelvey tackles flame-haired opponent Jack Colback of Newcastle on August 15, 2015
Player Ratings: Swansea City 2-0 Newcastle United
Sports Mole rates all the players that took part in the Premier League clash between Swansea City and Newcastle United, which finished 2-0 to the Swans.
Aug 15, 18:57
Jack Cork of Swansea City celebrates scoring their third goal with Matt Grimes of Swansea City during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Swansea City at St James' Park on April 25, 2015
Team News: One change for Swansea City as Jack Cork is drafted in against Newcastle United
Jack Cork replaces the injured Ki Sung-yeung in the Swansea City midfield to face Newcastle United.
Aug 15, 14:21
Swansea boss Garry Monk on May 11, 2015
Preview: Swansea City vs. Newcastle United
Sports Mole previews the Premier League showdown between Swansea City and Newcastle United at the Liberty Stadium.
Aug 13, 22:03
Vurnon Anita in action for Newcastle on January 3, 2014
Newcastle United midfielder Vurnon Anita recovers from back injury
Newcastle United midfielder Vurnon Anita is passed fit in time to face Swansea City after recovering from a back injury.
Aug 13, 17:17
Vurnon Anita in action for Newcastle on January 3, 2014
Newcastle United's Vurnon Anita wants fans to get behind team
Vurnon Anita wants to see the Newcastle United fans replicate the atmosphere of St James' Park during their win over West Ham United on the final day of last season.
Jul 24, 06:28
Vurnon Anita in action for Newcastle on January 3, 2014
Newcastle United's Vurnon Anita elated with Georginio Wijnaldum signing
Newcastle United midfielder Vurnon Anita reveals that he is delighted with the signing of Georginio Wijnaldum due to the midfielder's quality.
Jul 13, 02:18
Newcastle United's Argentinian midfielder Jonas Gutierrez (R) celebrates after he scores with Newcastle United's English head coach John Carver (L) during the English Premier League football match between Newcastle United and West Ham United at St James P
Match Analysis: Newcastle United 2-0 West Ham United
Sports Mole analyses Newcastle United's relegation-preventing 2-0 win over West Ham United on the final day of the Premier League season.
May 24, 17:43
Moussa Sissoko of Newcastle United celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and West Ham United at St James' Park on May 24, 2015
Result: Newcastle United secure Premier League safety with West Ham United win
Moussa Sissoko and Jonas Gutierrez score the goals as Newcastle United remain in the Premier League with a 2-0 home win over West Ham United.
May 24, 16:52
Emmanuel Riviere of Newcastle United makes an overhead kick during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and West Ham United at St James' Park on May 24, 2015
Half-Time Report: Newcastle United safe as results stand
Newcastle United are currently safe from Premier League relegation, with the Magpies level at 0-0 with West Ham United at the interval of their final-day match.
May 24, 15:48
Papiss Demba Cisse of Newcastle United celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Aston Villa at St James' Park on February 28, 2015
Team News: Papiss Cisse starts for Newcastle United against West Ham United
John Carver recalls Papiss Cisse for Newcastle's crucial final-day game with West Ham United.
May 24, 14:12
QPR boss Chris Ramsey on May 10, 2015
Team News: Two changes for Queens Park Rangers for Newcastle United clash
Queens Park Rangers manager Chris Ramsey brings Nedum Onuoha and Junior Hoilett back into his team for their Premier League clash against Newcastle United.
May 16, 14:30
Queens Park Rangers' Dutch midfielder Leroy Fer celebrates after scoring his teams second goal to take a 2-1 lead during the English Premier League football match between Queens Park Rangers and Newcastle United at Loftus Road in London on May 16, 2015
Live Commentary: Queens Park Rangers 2-1 Newcastle United - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live text commentary of the Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Newcastle United at Loftus Road.
May 16, 14:00
Vurnon Anita in action for Newcastle on January 3, 2014
Vurnon Anita looking to "build on" West Bromwich Albion draw
Newcastle United midfielder Vurnon Anita urges his side to "build on" their draw with West Bromwich Albion going into the final two matches of the season.
May 13, 12:12
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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