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Jan Vertonghen

Born: April 24, 1987 (age 31)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Sint-Niklaas, Belgium
Nationality: Belgium Belgian

Position: Centre-back
Team: Tottenham Hotspur (no. 5)
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Career History
Youth2003-2006Ajax
Senior2006-2012Ajax
2012-Tottenham Hotspur
International2007-Belgium
Sports Mole has 775 articles about Jan Vertonghen. Articles 1 to 40:
Tottenham Hotspur's Toby Alderweireld in action against Brighton & Hove Albion on April 17, 2018
Toby Alderweireld: 'Tottenham Hotspur going the right way'
Toby Alderweireld thinks that Tottenham Hotspur can be proud of how many of their players have turned out at the 2018 World Cup.
Jul 15, 12:58
Tottenham Hotspur's Toby Alderweireld in action against Brighton & Hove Albion on April 17, 2018
Tottenham Hotspur 'open to selling Toby Alderweireld'
Tottenham Hotspur reportedly remain open to selling Toby Alderweireld during the summer transfer window, with the defender said to be a target for Manchester United.
Jul 13, 09:29
England and Tottenham Hotspur teammates Dele Alli and Harry Kane celebrate during the international friendly with Nigeria on June 2, 2018
Jan Vertonghen: 'World Cup shows how far Tottenham Hotspur have come'
Tottenham Hotspur and Belgium defender Jan Vertonghen is excited by the prospect of a Harry Kane versus Hugo Lloris showdown in the World Cup final.
Jul 11, 15:08
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Jan Vertonghen: 'France tougher than Brazil'
Belgium defender Jan Vertonghen says that "France are a bit more complete than Brazil" ahead of Tuesday night's 2018 World Cup semi-final.
Jul 7, 13:37
Eden Hazard in action for Belgium on June 2, 2018
Eden Hazard relishing "magnificent" Brazil contest
Belgium star Eden Hazard says that facing Brazil in the quarter-finals of the World Cup is "magnificent" for his team.
Jul 2, 22:47
Belgium's players celebrate beating USA in the last 16 of the 2014 World Cup
Result: Belgium beat Japan through last-gasp Nacer Chadli winner
Nacer Chadli scores with the final kick of the game to complete a remarkable Belgium comeback in their 3-2 win over Japan in the last 16 of the World Cup.
Jul 2, 21:00
Eden Hazard in action during the international friendly between Belgium and Portugal on June 2, 2018
Live Commentary: Belgium 3-2 Japan - as it happened
Relive Belgium's 3-2 comeback win over Japan in a thrilling World Cup last-16 clash, with Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates from the Rostov Arena.
Jul 2, 18:00
Eden Hazard in action for Belgium on June 2, 2018
Team News: Belgium unchanged against Tunisia
Belgium coach Roberto Martinez selects the same side against Tunisia which beat Panama 3-0 on Monday evening.
Jun 23, 11:53
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Jan Vertonghen: 'Belgium team has everything'
Belgium defender Jan Vertonghen says that the current crop of international players is "the best" that he has played with.
Jun 20, 11:45
Belgium's Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring their second goal in the friendly against Costa Rica on June 11, 2018
Result: Belgium maintain momentum ahead of World Cup with convincing win over Costa Rica
Romelu Lukaku scores twice as Belgium recover from a goal behind to beat Costa Rica 4-1 in their final World Cup warm-up match.
Jun 11, 21:42
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli in action during the Premier League clash with Watford on May 9, 2018
Dele Alli 'to sign new Tottenham Hotspur deal'
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli will allegedly join Harry Kane in signing a new long-term deal with the club.
Jun 11, 12:01
Manchester City's Vincent Kompany during the match against Brighton & Hove Albion on May 9, 2018
Vincent Kompany makes Belgium World Cup squad
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is included in Belgium's 2018 World Cup squad despite picking up a groin injury at the weekend.
Jun 4, 10:25
Romelu Lukaku and Pepe in action during the international friendly between Belgium and Portugal on June 2, 2018
Result: Belgium draw with Portugal to extend unbeaten streak
Two of the World Cup's potential dark horses Belgium and Portugal play out a goalless draw in a warm-up friendly in Brussels ahead of the tournament.
Jun 2, 21:39
Anthony Martial in action during the Champions League game between Manchester United and Basel on September 12, 2017
Mauricio Pochettino 'given green light for Anthony Martial pursuit'
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino is to push ahead with plans to bring in Anthony Martial from Manchester United, according to a report.
May 25, 09:32
Harry Winks in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur on December 16, 2017
Tottenham Hotspur tie down Harry Winks to new five-year contract
Academy product Harry Winks extends his stay at Tottenham Hotspur through until the summer of 2023.
May 17, 13:19
Mauricio Pochettino gives instructions during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur on October 28, 2017
Team News: Eric Dier returns for Tottenham Hotspur against Leicester City
Eric Dier returns to the lineup as Tottenham Hotspur host Leicester City this afternoon.
May 13, 14:07
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane in action during his side's Premier League clash with Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on November 28, 2017
Result: Tottenham Hotspur edge past Newcastle United to secure top-four spot
Tottenham Hotspur secure a top-four finish in the Premier League courtesy of Harry Kane's goal in a nervy 1-0 win over Newcastle United at Wembley.
May 9, 21:55
Harry Kane during the Premier League match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Tottenham Hotspur on April 17, 2018
Preview: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Newcastle United - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the Premier League action as Tottenham Hotspur welcome the visit of Rafael Benitez's Newcastle United to Wembley Stadium.
May 8, 18:44
West Bromwich Albion midfielder Jake Livermore in action
Result: West Bromwich Albion still alive after late win over Tottenham Hotspur
West Bromwich Albion keep their hopes of Premier League survival alive with a late 1-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur in Saturday's clash at The Hawthorns.
May 5, 16:56
Harry Kane and Dele Alli pictured from behind during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Bournemouth on October 14, 2017
Result: Tottenham Hotspur beat Watford to strengthen grip on top four
Dele Alli and Harry Kane score the goals as Tottenham Hotspur strengthen their grip on a Premier League top-four spot with a 2-0 win over Watford at Wembley.
Apr 30, 21:55
Jose Mourinho watches on during the Premier League game between Burnley and Manchester United on January 20, 2018
Preview: Manchester United vs. Tottenham Hotspur - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the FA Cup semi-final action as Manchester United take on Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley Stadium.
Apr 19, 10:46
Kyle Walker and Kevin De Bruyne side by side during the Premier League game between Manchester City and West Bromwich Albion on January 31, 2018
Manchester City dominate PFA Team of the Year
Sergio Aguero is included in the PFA Team of the Year for the first time as one of five Manchester City players to make the cut.
Apr 18, 10:52
Mousa Dembele in action for Spurs on March 11, 2018
Combined XI: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Man City
Sports Mole selects a combined XI from the Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City squads ahead of Saturday evening's clash at Wembley Stadium.
Apr 14, 08:00
Harry Kane celebrates with Son Heung-min after scoring the second during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Everton on January 13, 2018
How Tottenham Hotspur could line up against Manchester City
Sports Mole looks at how Tottenham Hotspur could line up against Manchester City in the pick of this weekend's Premier League games.
Apr 14, 02:06
Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Liverpool on December 17, 2017
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah wins PFA Player of the Month for March
Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah wins the PFA Player of the Month award for March with 80% of the votes.
Apr 9, 20:59
Harry Kane scores for Tottenham Hotspur against Stoke City on April 7, 2018
Result: Christian Eriksen inspires Tottenham Hotspur win at Stoke City
Christian Eriksen scores both goals as Tottenham Hotspur make it back-to-back away Premier League wins with a 2-1 victory over Stoke City at the bet365 Stadium.
Apr 7, 16:58
Mauricio Pochettino gives instructions during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur on October 28, 2017
Tottenham Hotspur to reward Mauricio Pochettino with new pay deal?
A report claims that Mauricio Pochettino is to be offered a new deal by Tottenham Hotspur that will make him one of the best-paid managers in the Premier League.
Apr 3, 09:31
How Tottenham Hotspur could line up against Chelsea
Sports Mole looks at how Tottenham Hotspur could line up in Sunday's meeting with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
Mar 30, 15:30
A downbeat Hugo Lloris during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur on December 16, 2017
Combined XI: Chelsea vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole selects a strongest combined XI from Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur ahead of Sunday's clash at Stamford Bridge.
Mar 30, 13:30
Harry Kane in action for England in October 2017
Jan Vertonghen: 'Harry Kane one of world's best strikers'
Tottenham Hotspur and Belgium defender Jan Vertonghen admits that he is not looking forward to the prospect of facing clubmate Harry Kane at this summer's World Cup.
Mar 25, 20:21
Tottenham Hotspur defender Jan Vertonghen catches Mario Gotze in the face during their Champions League Group H clash with Borussia Dortmund on September 13, 2017
Jan Vertonghen: 'Belgium aiming for World Cup semi-finals'
Belgium centre-back Jan Vertonghen reveals that his side are aiming to reach at least the semi-finals of this summer's World Cup in Russia.
Mar 25, 19:51
Toby Alderweireld in action for Tottenham Hotspur in November 2017
Jan Vertonghen calm about Toby Alderweireld future
Jan Vertonghen remains calm about the future of Tottenham Hotspur and Belgium teammate Toby Alderweireld, who has been linked with a departure from North London.
Mar 25, 09:30
Tottenham Hotspur's Jan Vertonghen during the Premier League match against Bournemouth on April 15, 2017
Jan Vertonghen: 'Tottenham Hotspur will have FA Cup advantage at Wembley'
Jan Vertonghen believes that Tottenham Hotspur will have an advantage in the FA Cup, with the semi-finals being staged at their temporary Wembley home.
Mar 18, 16:19
Lucas Moura in action for Tottenham Hotspur during their FA Cup fifth round clash with Rochdale at Spotland Stadium on February 18, 2017
Team News: Lucas Moura starts for Tottenham Hotspur
Lucas Moura starts for Tottenham Hotspur in their FA Cup tie against Swansea City.
Mar 17, 11:19
Tottenham Hotspur's Jan Vertonghen unties his shoelaces following the Europa League match against Gent on February 23, 2017
Jan Vertonghen rejects Giorgio Chiellini claims
Tottenham Hotspur defender Jan Vertonghen insists that the club's current crop have what it takes to win major honours, contrary to claims by Giorgio Chiellini.
Mar 11, 09:56
Mauricio Pochettino keeps it casual during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Bournemouth on October 14, 2017
Tottenham Hotspur considering bid for Stuttgart defender Benjamin Pavard?
Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly considering making an approach for Stuttgart defender Benjamin Pavard during the summer transfer window.
Mar 8, 16:35
Gonzalo Higuain of Juventus scores their first and equalising goal against Tottenham Hotspur on March 7, 2018
Result: Tottenham Hotspur squander lead to crash out against Juventus
Tottenham Hotspur lose 2-1 to Juventus on the night and 4-3 on aggregate to exit the Champions League at the last-16 stage.
Mar 7, 21:38
Mauricio Pochettino encourages his players during the Champions League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Borussia Dortmund on September 13, 2017
Team News: Son Heung-min given nod in Tottenham Hotspur XI
Son Heung-min retains his place in the Tottenham Hotspur starting lineup for the second leg of the club's Champions League last-16 tie with Juventus.
Mar 7, 18:45
Tottenham Hotspur defender Jan Vertonghen catches Mario Gotze in the face during their Champions League Group H clash with Borussia Dortmund on September 13, 2017
Lazio 'considering surprise move for Jan Vertonghen'
Lazio are eyeing up a summer swoop for Tottenham Hotspur centre-back Jan Vertonghen, according to a report in Italy.
Mar 6, 15:38
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane celebrates scoring for his side during their Champions League Group H clash with Borussia Dortmund at Wembley on September 13, 2017
Preview: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Juventus - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides predicted lineups, team news and a full match preview of Tottenham's Champions League last-16 second-leg tie against Juventus.
Mar 6, 13:04

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