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Edwin van der Sar

Born: October 29, 1970 (age 50)

Height: 6' 5.5" (197cm)

Hometown: Voorhout, Netherlands
Nationality: Netherlands Dutch

Position: Goalkeeper
Career History
Senior2005-2011Manchester United
Sports Mole has 192 articles about Edwin van der Sar. Articles 1 to 40:
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale celebrates after scoring in the Champions League final against Liverpool in Kiev on May 26, 2018
Top five Champions League final goals since 1992
Ahead of Saturday's Champions League final between Manchester City and Chelsea, Sports Mole looks at the five greatest goals in the showpiece event since 1992.
May 28, 11:12
A general shot of Manchester United's Old Trafford ground and Sir Matt Busby statue after the announcement of the European Super League
Manchester United 'identify Ed Woodward replacement'
Richard Arnold leads the race to replace Ed Woodward as executive vice-chairman of Manchester United, according to a report.
May 13, 23:11
Edwin van der Sar pictured in May 2017
Ajax melt down league trophy to make "champion stars" for supporters
Each star weighs 3.45 grams, 0.06 of which has come from the silverware.
May 12, 11:33
Edwin van der Sar pictured in May 2017
Edwin van der Sar reveals Manchester United contact
Former Manchester United goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar reveals that the Red Devils contacted him over a return to the club a few years ago.
May 2, 18:15
Edwin van der Sar pictured in May 2017
Edwin van der Sar in contention to replace Ed Woodward?
Manchester United will reportedly consider appointing Edwin van der Sar as their next executive vice-chairman when Ed Woodward steps down at the end of 2021.
Apr 21, 13:25
Barcelona's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring against Cadiz in La Liga on February 21, 2020
Lionel Messi's greatest ever games for Barcelona
Sports Mole counts down Lionel Messi's 20 greatest individual performances following his record-breaking 768th appearance for Barcelona.
Mar 22, 18:00
West Ham's Sebastien Haller in action with Liverpool's Jordan Henderson on October 31, 2020
Sebastien Haller added to Ajax's Europa League squad after admin error
The Eredivisie outfit announced on Thursday that the club's record signing had been left out of the 25-man squad by mistake.
Feb 5, 11:55
Manchester United's Donny van de Beek pictured on December 12, 2020
Edwin van der Sar: 'Manchester United confident of Donny van de Beek success'
Edwin van der Sar says that there "is no shame" in Donny van de Beek struggling for minutes at Manchester United due to the competition that he faces.
Jan 19, 18:16
Manchester United executive vice-president Ed Woodward pictured in September 2020
Manchester United 'draw up five-man shortlist for director of football'
Manchester United reportedly draw up a five-man shortlist in their search for a director of football, which includes the likes of Luis Campos and Marc Overmars.
Dec 18, 23:32
Edwin van der Sar pictured in May 2017
Manchester United 'to snub Edwin van der Sar in director of football search'
Manchester United identify Everton's Marcel Brands as their leading candidate for a new director of football instead of former goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar.
Nov 22, 12:36
Edwin van der Sar pictured in May 2017
Manchester United 'alerted to Marc Overmars, Edwin van der Sar availability'
Ajax director of football Marc Overmars hints that he and Edwin van der Sar are looking to move on from Ajax in the near future, reportedly putting Man Utd on red alert.
Nov 14, 23:33
Manchester United's Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring against RB Leipzig in the Champions League on October 28, 2020
Thursday's sporting social: Birthday greetings and memorable moments
Former Manchester United goalkeeper Edwin Van Der Sar and ex-England cricket captain Michael Vaughan were among those celebrating birthdays.
Oct 29, 20:00
Edwin van der Sar pictured in May 2017
Edwin van der Sar pens tribute to new Manchester United midfielder Donny van de Beek
The midfielder moved from Ajax to Old Trafford on Wednesday for £34.1million, which could rise to £38.5m, on an initial five-year deal.
Sep 3, 10:36
Donny van de Beek in Champions League action for Ajax in October 2019
Manchester United 'handed boost in Donny van de Beek pursuit'
Real Madrid reportedly pull out of the race to sign Ajax midfielder Donny van de Beek, who has also been strongly linked with Manchester United.
Jul 9, 09:57
Manchester United's Andreas Pereira celebrates scoring their fifth goal on March 12, 2020
Manchester United 'prepared to sacrifice Andreas Pereira for Donny van de Beek'
Manchester United could sell Andreas Pereira this summer to 'make room' for Ajax midfielder Donny van de Beek, according to a report.
Jun 13, 23:37
Donny van de Beek in Champions League action for Ajax in October 2019
Ronald de Boer hints at Manchester United move for Donny van de Beek
Ajax youth coach Ronald de Boer hints that Manchester United could beat Real Madrid to Donny van de Beek this summer.
Jun 13, 18:54
Donny van de Beek in Champions League action for Ajax in October 2019
Tuesday's Real Madrid transfer talk news roundup: Donny van de Beek, Dani Ceballos, James Rodriguez
Here, Sports Mole rounds up the latest transfer talk for Real Madrid on Tuesday, June 9.
Jun 9, 10:34
Lyon's Bruno Guimaraes in action with Lille's Renato Sanches in Ligue 1 on March 8, 2020
Monday's La Liga transfer talk news roundup: Bruno Guimaraes, Sergio Busquets, Saul Niguez
Here, Sports Mole rounds up the latest transfer talk for La Liga on Monday, June 8.
Jun 8, 12:34
RB Leipzig striker Timo Werner in action on May 16, 2020
Monday's Premier League transfer talk news roundup: Timo Werner, Hakim Ziyech, Saul Niguez
Here, Sports Mole rounds up the latest transfer talk for the Premier League on Monday, June 8.
Jun 8, 12:07
Donny van de Beek in Champions League action for Ajax in October 2019
Monday's Real Madrid transfer talk news roundup: Donny van de Beek, Dani Ceballos, Ismael Bennacer
Here, Sports Mole rounds up the latest transfer talk for Real Madrid on Monday, June 8.
Jun 8, 10:22
Paris Saint-Germain's Neymar celebrates scoring their second goal from the penalty spot on January 26, 2020
Monday's Transfer Talk Update: Bruno Guimaraes, Sergio Busquets, Timo Werner
Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
Jun 8, 07:57
Atletico Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez pictured in March 2020
Monday's Manchester United transfer talk news roundup: Saul Niguez, Kalidou Koulibaly, Donny van de Beek
Sports Mole rounds up the latest transfer talk for Manchester United on Monday, June 8.
Jun 8, 07:07
Donny van de Beek in Champions League action for Ajax in October 2019
Edwin van der Sar confirms Manchester United want Donny van de Beek
Ajax chief executive Edwin van der Sar confirms that Manchester United are interested in signing Donny van de Beek.
Jun 7, 23:23
Ajax celebrate with the Champions League trophy in 1995
The Invincible Kings of Europe: Remembering Ajax's 1994-95 season
On the 25-year anniversary of Ajax's 1995 Champions League triumph, Sports Mole takes a look back at Louis van Gaal's era-defining team.
May 24, 16:42
Argentina's Nicolas Tagliafico challenges Paraguay's Gustavo Gomez for the ball in the Copa America on June 19, 2019
Arsenal, Barcelona 'learn Nicolas Tagliafico asking price'
Ajax inform Arsenal and Barcelona that the price for Nicolas Tagliafico is £22.4m, according to a report.
May 24, 12:49
Paris Saint-Germain's Neymar in action with AS Monaco's Guillermo Maripan in January 2020
Sunday's Transfer Talk Update: Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Neymar, Lautaro Martinez
Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
May 24, 07:57
Nicolas Tagliafico in action for Ajax on September 19, 2018
Paris Saint-Germain 'to battle Arsenal, Barcelona for Nicolas Tagliafico'
Ajax defender Nicolas Tagliafico emerges as a transfer target for Paris Saint-Germain, according to a report.
May 23, 19:06
Argentina's Nicolas Tagliafico challenges Paraguay's Gustavo Gomez for the ball in the Copa America on June 19, 2019
Arsenal 'eye Nicolas Tagliafico in £20m deal'
Ajax defender Nicolas Tagliafico emerges as a transfer target for Arsenal, according to a report.
May 22, 20:37
Ryan Giggs and Manchester United lift the 2007-08 Premier League title on May 11, 2008
Manchester United's 10 greatest ever teams
Sports Mole picks out the 10 greatest teams in the history of Manchester United.
May 21, 15:00
Man Utd celebrate winning the Champions League in 2008
On this day: Manchester United beat Chelsea to win third European Cup
The match ended in the tensest of penalty shootouts.
May 21, 09:45
Argentina's Nicolas Tagliafico challenges Paraguay's Gustavo Gomez for the ball in the Copa America on June 19, 2019
Nicolas Tagliafico responds to Barcelona rumours
Ajax defender Nicolas Tagliafico suggests that he would be interested in joining Barcelona this summer.
May 14, 13:56
General view of Borussia Dortmund fans at Signal Iduna Park on April 12, 2017
Sunday's Transfer Talk Update: Charlie Webster, Odion Ighalo, Kieran Trippier
Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
May 10, 07:57
Ajax midfielder Donny van de Beek celebrates scoring against AEK Athens in a Champions League match in September 2018
How Manchester United could line up with Donny van de Beek
Sports Mole looks at how Manchester United could line up next season if they sign Ajax midfielder Donny van de Beek.
May 9, 11:57
Donny van de Beek in Champions League action for Ajax in October 2019
Shirt numbers available to Donny van de Beek at Manchester United
Sports Mole looks at the shirt numbers available for Ajax's Donny van de Beek at Manchester United.
May 9, 11:27
Newcastle United striker Salomon Rondon celebrates scoring against Liverpool on May 4, 2019
Saturday's Transfer Talk Update: Salomon Rondon, Eduardo Camavinga, Dennis Gyamfi
Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
May 9, 07:57
Donny van de Beek in Champions League action for Ajax in October 2019
Edwin van der Sar opens door to Manchester United Donny van de Beek move
Ajax chief executive Edwin van der Sar opens the door for Manchester United to sign Donny van de Beek this summer.
May 8, 18:57
Marcus Rashford scores for Manchester United on January 11, 2020
Marcus Rashford names all-time Manchester United six-a-side team
Marcus Rashford names his all-time Manchester United six-a-side team, opting to leave himself out of the lineup.
Apr 3, 10:33
Manchester City's Sergio Aguero celebrates scoring their third goal on August 31, 2019
All-time Premier League combined XI: Manchester United vs. Manchester City
Ahead of Sunday's Manchester derby, Sports Mole takes on the impossible task of choosing an all-time XI between Manchester United and Man City in the Premier League era.
Mar 7, 08:00
Steven Gerrard pictured in 2014
All-time Premier League combined XI: Liverpool vs. Manchester United
Ahead of Sunday's showdown between Liverpool and Manchester United, Sports Mole selects the strongest combined XI from both clubs throughout the Premier League era.
Jan 16, 20:39
Edwin van der Sar pictured in May 2017
Edwin van der Sar eyes Manchester United return
Edwin van der Sar suggests that he would be open to returning to Manchester United in a director role.
Oct 13, 09:33

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ChinaChina32211669
United StatesUnited States24282173
JapanJapan1961136
AustraliaAustralia1441634
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Great BritainGreat Britain13171343
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Wednesday's key events


SKATEBOARDING
· Team GB starlet Sky Brown - aged just 13 - takes part in the women's park event and has a realistic chance of picking up a medal too. Bombette Martin is Britain's other representative, while hosts Japan are among the favourites for gold (1am)

HOCKEY
· Great Britain's women have more history in their sights heading into their semi-final against Netherlands - the team they beat in the 2016 gold medal match (2.30am)

ATHLETICS
· The men's 400m hurdles final on Tuesday will go down as one of the greatest Olympic races of all time, and the women will attempt to emulate that, with new world record holder Sydney McLaughlin of USA and Netherlands' Femke Bol the favourites for gold (3.30am)
· Nick Miller is Britain's representative in the men's hammer throw final (12.15pm)
· The men's 800m final could be a wide-open affair (1.05pm)
· A thrilling men's 200m final is in store as the likes of Andre de Grasse, Noah Lyles and 17-year-old sensation Erriyon Knighton bid to succeed Usain Bolt as Olympic champion (1.55pm)

SAILING
· After a medal-laden day on the water on Tuesday, Great Britain will be looking for more success, starting with Luke Patience and Chris Grube in the men's 470-class medal race (6.33am)
· Team GB also have medal hopes in the women's event, with defending champion Hannah Mills looking to retain her crown alongside new teammate Eilidh McIntyre (7.33am)

BOXING
· Already guaranteed at least a bronze, Great Britain's Frazer Clarke faces Uzbekistan's Bakhodir Jalolov in the men's super heavyweight with a place in the gold medal bout up for grabs (7.03am)
· Ben Whittaker is also guaranteed a medal, but will look to ensure that is either gold or silver as he takes on Cuba's Arlen Lopez in the light heavyweight final (7.35am)

CYCLING
· World records have been tumbling in the velodrome, and another could go in the men's team pursuit final as Italy - new world record holders themselves - face Denmark (10.06am)

EQUESTRIAN
· Three Brits have made into into the final of the men's jumping individual final, including fastest qualifier Ben Maher, who will bid to inherit compatriot Nick Skelton's Olympic crown (11am)

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