Jasper Cillessen

Born: April 22, 1989 (age 28)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Groesbeek, Netherlands
Nationality: Netherlands Dutch

Position: Goalkeeper
Team: Barcelona (no. 1)
Goalkeeper, Jasper Cillessen of Netherlands looks on during the International Friendly match between Netherlands and Ghana at De Kuip on May 31, 2014
Career History
Youth2001-2010NEC
Senior2010-2011NEC
2011-2016Ajax
2016-Barcelona
International2013-Netherlands
Sports Mole has 162 articles about Jasper Cillessen. Articles 1 to 40:
Goalkeeper, Jasper Cillessen of Netherlands looks on during the International Friendly match between Netherlands and Ghana at De Kuip on May 31, 2014
Newcastle United 'learn Jasper Cillessen price'
Newcastle United will be able to sign Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen for £9m, according to a report.
Nov 17, 20:37
Wigan manager Malky Mackay gives instructions during the Sky Bet Championship match between Reading and Wigan Athletic at Madejski Stadium on February 17, 2015
Result: Memphis Depay goal helps Netherlands beat Scotland
Scotland succumb to a 1-0 defeat against the Netherlands in Thursday night's international friendly at Pittodrie.
Nov 9, 21:41
Ernesto Valverde head coach of Athletic Bilbao during the first leg of UEFA Champions League qualifying play-offs round match between SSC Napoli and Athletic Club on August 19, 2014
Result: Gerard Deulofeu impresses in Barcelona win
Barcelona take a big step towards the last-16 stage of the Copa del Rey after recording a 3-0 win over Real Murcia.
Oct 24, 22:21
Athletic Bilbao's coach Ernesto Valverde looks on during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs Athletic Club Bilbao at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on April 20, 2014
Team News: Ernesto Valverde opts for much-changed Barcelona side at Real Murcia
Ernesto Valverde rings the changes as Barcelona travel to third-tier Murcia in Tuesday night's Copa del Rey last-32 first leg.
Oct 24, 20:01
Netherlands' forward Arjen Robben vies with Chile's midfielder Charles Aranguiz during a Group B football match between Netherlands and Chile at the Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 23, 2014
Result: Netherlands fall short of World Cup playoffs in Sweden win
Arjen Robben scores twice as Netherlands beat Sweden 2-0 at the Amsterdam ArenA, but it is the Scandinavians who secure a place in the playoffs for the World Cup.
Oct 10, 21:40
Netherlands' midfielder Arjen Robben (L) celebrates with Netherlands' midfielder Daley Blind (R) after scoring Netherlands' second goal during the international friendly football match between Wales and Netherlands at Cardiff City Stadium in south Wales o
Result: Late Arjen Robben penalty keeps faint Netherlands World Cup hopes alive
Netherlands score twice in the final 10 minutes to earn a 3-1 win in Belarus which keeps their slim hopes of World Cup qualification just about alive.
Oct 7, 21:36
Thomas Lemar scores a long-range goal during the World Cup qualifier between France and the Netherlands on August 31, 2017
Result: Thomas Lemar brace helps France thrash Netherlands
Thomas Lemar grabs a brace as France thrash the Netherlands 4-0 in Thursday's Group A qualifier at the Stade de France.
Aug 31, 21:42
Lionel Messi in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Barcelona run out comfortable winners against Chapecoense
Five different players get on the scoresheet as Barcelona earn a comfortable 5-0 victory over Chapecoense at Camp Nou to lift the Joan Gamper Trophy.
Aug 7, 21:28
Karim Benzema in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Barcelona beat Real Madrid in Florida
Barcelona make it three wins from three matches on their pre-season tour of North America after recording a 3-2 victory over Real Madrid in Saturday night's El Clasico.
Jul 30, 03:10
Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez celebrate a rare goal during the Champions League game between Arsenal and Barcelona on February 22, 2016
Result: Neymar nets as Barcelona beat Manchester United
Neymar scores the only goal of the match as Barcelona beat Manchester United in the International Champions Cup at the FedEx Field on Wednesday night.
Jul 27, 02:27
West Ham United goalkeeper Adrian in action during his side's Premier League clash with Everton at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Crystal Palace 'open talks over £3m Adrian deal'
Crystal Palace reportedly begin talks over a £3m move for West Ham United goalkeeper Adrian after missing out on Jasper Cillessen.
Jul 26, 19:09
Neymar celebrates getting on the scoresheet during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Getafe on March 12, 2016
Result: Neymar nets brace as Barcelona beat Juventus in pre-season clash
Neymar nets a brace as Barcelona begin their preparations for the 2017-18 campaign with a 2-1 victory over Italian champions Juventus in New Jersey.
Jul 23, 00:56
Goalkeeper, Jasper Cillessen of Netherlands looks on during the International Friendly match between Netherlands and Ghana at De Kuip on May 31, 2014
Jasper Cillessen "very happy" at Barcelona
Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen plays down reports that he could reunite with former manager Frank de Boer at Crystal Palace this summer.
Jul 21, 15:28
Goalkeeper, Jasper Cillessen of Netherlands looks on during the International Friendly match between Netherlands and Ghana at De Kuip on May 31, 2014
Crystal Palace to make move for Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen?
Crystal Palace are reportedly planning a move for Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen, with whom boss Frank de Boer worked at Ajax.
Jul 7, 16:11
Lionel Messi in action during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Barcelona boss Luis Enrique bows out with Copa del Rey success
Lionel Messi scores one and plays a part in two others as Barcelona beat Alaves 3-1 to win their third Copa del Rey in succession.
May 27, 22:25
Barcelona's Paco Alcacer challenges Ruben Vezo of Granada during the La Liga clash at the Camp Nou on October 29, 2016
Team News: Paco Alcacer in for suspended Luis Suarez
Barcelona bring Paco Alcacer into their starting lineup in place of the suspended Luis Suarez for tonight's Copa del Rey final against Alaves.
May 27, 19:32
Goalkeeper, Jasper Cillessen of Netherlands looks on during the International Friendly match between Netherlands and Ghana at De Kuip on May 31, 2014
Jasper Cillessen considering Barcelona exit due to lack of minutes
Jasper Cillessen will fight for his spot in Barcelona's starting lineup next season, but admits that leaving in January is an option if he is not given a chance.
May 25, 20:29
Luis Suarez in action for Barcelona during their La Liga clash with Granada at the Camp Nou on October 29, 2016
Result: Barcelona edge into Copa del Rey final for fourth consecutive season
Barcelona earn a place in the final of the Copa del Rey for a fourth consecutive season after claiming a 1-1 second-leg draw with Atletico Madrid at Camp Nou.
Feb 7, 21:56
Barcelona's coach Luis Enrique shouts from the sidelines during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs SD Eibar at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on October 25, 2015
Result: Luis Suarez, Lionel Messi net in Barcelona win
Barcelona record a 2-1 win over Atletico Madrid in the first leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final at the Vicente Calderon.
Feb 1, 21:55
Luis Suarez celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Barcelona through with thumping win over Real Sociedad
Barcelona beat Real Sociedad 5-2 at Camp Nou - and 6-2 on aggregate - to book their place in the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey.
Jan 26, 22:09
God-fearing Neymar celebrates the eighth during the La Liga game between Deportivo La Coruna and Barcelona on April 20, 2016
Result: Barcelona break Anoeta curse with first-leg win over Real Sociedad
Barcelona break their Anoeta curse thanks to Neymar's 21st-minute penalty - enough to earn them a 1-0 win over Real Sociedad in their Copa del Rey quarter-final tie.
Jan 19, 22:06
Luis Suarez celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Barcelona and Real Madrid on December 3, 2016
Result: Barcelona edge past Athletic Bilbao to reach quarter-finals of Copa del Rey
Goals from Luis Suarez, Neymar and Lionel Messi ensure that Barcelona reach the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey with a 3-1 second-leg victory over Athletic Bilbao.
Jan 11, 22:08
Lucas Digne in action during the Champions League game between Barcelona and Borussia Monchengladbach on December 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Barcelona 3-1 Athletic Bilbao - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as Barcelona secure a place in the quarter-finals of the Copa del Rey with a 4-3 aggregate victory over Athletic Bilbao.
Jan 11, 19:15
Goalkeeper, Jasper Cillessen of Netherlands looks on during the International Friendly match between Netherlands and Ghana at De Kuip on May 31, 2014
Team News: Luis Enrique rings the changes for Hercules cup tie
Luis Enrique makes nine changes to his starting lineup for the Copa del Rey clash with Hercules, with Javier Mascherano and Denis Suarez the only survivors.
Dec 21, 20:09
Luis Enrique looks on prior to the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Barcelona and Arsenal on March 16, 2016
Result: Arda Turan nets hat-trick in Barcelona win
Barcelona end their Champions League Group C campaign with a comfortable 4-0 win over Borussia Monchengladbach at Camp Nou.
Dec 6, 21:33
Barcelona manager Luis Enrique speaks at a press conference ahead of his side's Champions League clash with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on November 1, 2016
Result: Barcelona held at Hercules in Copa del Rey
Barcelona come from behind to draw 1-1 with Segunda B side Hercules in the first leg of their last-32 clash in the Copa del Rey.
Nov 30, 22:52
Goalkeeper, Jasper Cillessen of Netherlands looks on during the International Friendly match between Netherlands and Ghana at De Kuip on May 31, 2014
Jasper Cillessen pulls out of Netherlands squad
Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen withdraws from the Netherlands squad to take on France on Monday night after picking up an ankle problem in a training session.
Oct 9, 14:46
Marc-Andre Ter Stegen of FC Barcelona controls the ball during the UEFA Champions League group F match against PSG on December 10, 2014
Luis Enrique hints at Marc-Andre ter Stegen return
Barcelona goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen returns to training ahead of Tuesday's Champions League clash with Celtic.
Sep 12, 13:13
FC Barcelona head coach Luis Enrique reacts during the UEFA Champions League Group E match between AS Roma and FC Barcelona at Stadio Olimpico on September 16, 2015
Result: Alaves stun Barcelona at Camp Nou
Ibai Gomez scores the winner as newly-promoted Alaves record a 2-1 victory at Barcelona in Saturday night's La Liga clash at Camp Nou.
Sep 10, 21:22
Goalkeeper, Jasper Cillessen of Netherlands looks on during the International Friendly match between Netherlands and Ghana at De Kuip on May 31, 2014
Team News: Kasper Cillessen, Paco Alcacer handed Barcelona debuts
Jasper Cillessen and Paco Alcacer are handed their Barcelona debuts for the visit of Alaves to Camp Nou, while Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez both drop out.
Sep 10, 18:36
Barcelona's coach Luis Enrique shouts from the sidelines during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs SD Eibar at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on October 25, 2015
Live Commentary: Barcelona 1-2 Alaves - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the La Liga clash between Barcelona and Alaves at Camp Nou.
Sep 10, 18:30
Barcelona's President Josep Maria Bartomeu gives a press conference at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on January 7, 2015
Josep Maria Bartomeu: 'Marc-Andre ter Stegen key for Barcelona'
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu brands German goalkeeper Marc-Andre ter Stegen "a fundamental piece of the furniture" at Camp Nou.
Sep 6, 15:30
Claudio Bravo for Barcelona on August 18, 2014
Barcelona "fought for" goalkeeper Claudio Bravo to stay at club
Barcelona technical secretary Robert Fernandez reveals that the club wanted Claudio Bravo to stay at the club rather than join Manchester City.
Sep 3, 12:03
Paul Pogba in action during the Champions League game between Juventus and Bayern Munich on February 22, 2016
Barcelona sporting director: 'We had agreement in place to sign Paul Pogba'
Barcelona sporting director Albert Soler says that the La Liga club had a priority agreement in place to sign Paul Pogba after the 2014-15 season.
Sep 1, 14:31
Valencia's forward Paco Alcacer celebrates after scoring during the Spanish league football match Real Madrid CF vs Valencia CF at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on May 9, 2015
Barcelona sign Paco Alcacer from Valencia on five-year deal
Barcelona announce the signing of striker Paco Alcacer from Valencia on a five-year deal.
Aug 30, 13:11
Goalkeeper, Jasper Cillessen of Netherlands looks on during the International Friendly match between Netherlands and Ghana at De Kuip on May 31, 2014
Jasper Cillessen: 'Marc-Andre ter Stegen is not my enemy'
New Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen relishes battling Marc-Andre ter Stegen for the gloves at Camp Nou this season.
Aug 26, 20:49
Claudio Bravo for Barcelona on August 18, 2014
Claudio Bravo completes Manchester City move
Claudio Bravo completes his move from Barcelona to Manchester City on a four-year deal.
Aug 25, 15:02
Claudio Bravo for Barcelona on August 18, 2014
Claudio Bravo 'to complete Manchester City move today'
Barcelona goalkeeper Claudio Bravo will reportedly complete his proposed switch to Manchester City today.
Aug 25, 13:40
Goalkeeper, Jasper Cillessen of Netherlands looks on during the International Friendly match between Netherlands and Ghana at De Kuip on May 31, 2014
Barcelona confirm Jasper Cillessen arrival from Ajax
Barcelona confirm that Ajax goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen has joined the club in a €13m (£11m) deal.
Aug 25, 11:25
Tim Krul in action for Newcastle on November 22, 2014
Tim Krul to sign new Newcastle United contract?
Tim Krul will reportedly sign a new deal with Newcastle United before being shipped out to Ajax on loan for the season.
Aug 24, 06:45



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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Barcelona1211103342934
2Valencia1293032112130
3Real Madrid127322291324
4Atletico MadridAtletico126601661024
5Sevilla127141412222
6Villarreal126331912721
7Real Sociedad125342522318
8Real Betis115242120117
9Leganes12525911-217
10Getafe124441914516
11GironaGirona124441417-316
12Levante123631415-115
13Celta Vigo124262319414
14Espanyol12345915-613
15Athletic Bilbao123361216-412
16Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo123271523-811
17EibarEibar11227625-198
18Malaga12219925-167
19AlavesAlaves122010620-146
20Las PalmasLas Palmas122010830-226