Steven Pienaar

Born: March 17, 1982 (age 35)

Height: 5'6.5" (170cm)

Hometown: Johannesburg, South Africa
Nationality: South Africa South African

Position: Winger
Steven Pienaar of Everton in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Swindon Town and Everton at the County Ground on July 11, 2015 in Swindon, England.
Career History
Senior2001-2006Ajax
2006-2007Borussia Dortmund
2007-2011Everton
2011-2012Tottenham Hotspur
→ 2012Everton (loan)
2012-2016Everton
2016-2017Sunderland
Sports Mole has 361 articles about Steven Pienaar. Articles 1 to 40:
Chelsea's Antonio Conte and Cesar Azpilicueta celebrate after the 4-3 victory over Watford on May 15, 2017
Preview: Chelsea vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews Chelsea's final-day clash with Sunderland as the Blues prepare to be officially handed the Premier League title at Stamford Bridge.
May 18, 16:36
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger during the Premier League match against Southampton on May 10, 2017
Preview: Arsenal vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews Tuesday night's Premier League clash between top-four hopefuls Arsenal and relegated Sunderland at the Emirates Stadium.
May 15, 18:05
Steven Pienaar in action for Sunderland on August 21, 2016
Cape Town City reveal Steven Pienaar interest
Cape Town City make an offer to sign Steven Pienaar, who is available on a free transfer following Sunderland's relegation from the Premier League.
May 11, 15:42
Hull City manager Marco Silva during the Premier League match against Southampton on April 29, 2017
Team News: One change for Hull City against Sunderland
Marco Silva makes one change to his Hull City lineup for the visit of Sunderland this afternoon.
May 6, 14:04
Sunderland manager David Moyes at the Premier League match against Manchester United on April 9, 2017
David Moyes 'to overhaul Sunderland squad'
Sunderland boss David Moyes reportedly tells Black Cats chairman Ellis Short that he wants "an entirely new team" for the 2017-18 Championship season.
May 4, 15:30
Steven Pienaar in action for Sunderland on August 21, 2016
Team News: Four changes as Sunderland host Bournemouth
Sunderland make four changes from their midweek defeat at Middlesbrough as they prepare to host Bournemouth on Saturday.
Apr 29, 14:09
Darron Gibson of Everton during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Aston Villa at Goodison Park on November 21, 2015 in Liverpool, England.
Everton pair Darron Gibson, Bryan Oviedo 'to undergo Sunderland medicals'
Everton pair Darron Gibson and Bryan Oviedo are reportedly due to have medicals ahead of transfers to Sunderland.
Jan 30, 09:54
Jack Rodwell of Sunderland during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Tottenham Hotspur at the Stadium of Light on September 13, 2015 in Sunderland, United Kingdom.
Sunderland midfielder Jack Rodwell out with knee ligament injury
Sunderland boss David Moyes confirms that midfielder Jack Rodwell has joined the club's growing absentee list.
Jan 18, 17:52
Sunderland manager David Moyes looks on prior to his side's Premier League clash with Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium on November 5, 2016
Latest team news: Manchester United vs. Sunderland
The latest team news as Sunderland manager David Moyes returns to his old club Manchester United on Boxing Day.
Dec 24, 13:04
Marko Arnautovic and Jan Kirchhoff in action during the Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland on April 30, 2016
Sunderland defender Jan Kirchhoff ruled out with cartilage tear
Sunderland defender Jan Kirchhoff is facing another spell on the sidelines with a cartilage tear, but David Moyes is unwilling to put a timeframe on his return.
Dec 16, 14:28
Sebastian Larsson of Sunderland in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland AFC and Stoke City FC at the Stadium of Light on November 28, 2015 in Sunderland, United Kingdom.
Team News: Sebastian Larsson in for injured Duncan Watmore
Sebastian Larsson makes his first Premier League start of the season in place of the injured Duncan Watmore for Sunderland's relegation clash with Swansea City.
Dec 10, 14:03
Divock Origi of Liverpool in action during the UEFA Europa League group B match between Liverpool FC and FC Sion at Anfield on October 1, 2015 in Liverpool, United Kingdom.
Result: Divock Origi, James Milner save Liverpool from Sunderland stalemate
Divock Origi and James Milner score to give Liverpool a 2-0 victory over Sunderland in a frustrating clash at Anfield.
Nov 26, 16:54
Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho celebrates after scoring in his side's Premier League clash with Watford at Anfield on November 6, 2016
Team News: Liverpool unchanged for Sunderland visit
Jurgen Klopp names an unchanged Liverpool side as Sunderland visit Anfield.
Nov 26, 14:03
Sunderland manager David Moyes takes to the touchline before the English Premier League match between Sunderland and Everton at the Stadium of Light on September 12, 2016
Team News: John O'Shea on bench for Sunderland
Sunderland captain John O'Shea starts the Premier League clash with Hull City on the bench.
Nov 19, 14:08
Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe celebrates with teammates after scoring the winner against Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium on November 5, 2016
Result: Ten-man Sunderland pick up first win of season
David Moyes picks up his first Premier League win as Sunderland boss at the 11th time of asking as his 10 men come from behind to beat Bournemouth 2-1.
Nov 5, 16:54
West Ham manager Slaven Bilic during the EFL Cup (3rd Round) match between West Ham United and Accrington Stanley at the London Stadium on September 21, 2016
Team News: Two changes for Sunderland
David Moyes makes two changes for Sunderland's trip to West Ham United.
Oct 22, 14:04
Sunderland manager David Moyes takes to the touchline before the English Premier League match between Sunderland and Everton at the Stadium of Light on September 12, 2016
Team News: David Moyes makes five Sunderland changes
David Moyes makes five changes to his starting lineup for Sunderland's Premier League meeting with West Bromwich Albion, including two alterations in defence.
Oct 1, 14:05
Head coach David Moyes of Real Sociedad looks on during the La Liga match between Real Socided and Elche FC at Estadio Anoeta on November 28, 2014
David Moyes: 'Signings needed for survival'
Sunderland manager David Moyes admits that he needs to recruit in January to give his side a chance of Premier League survival.
Sep 26, 13:21
Head coach David Moyes of Real Sociedad looks on during the La Liga match between Real Socided and Elche FC at Estadio Anoeta on November 28, 2014
David Moyes: 'Winless Sunderland finding Premier League life tough'
Sunderland manager David Moyes gives an honest reflection of his side's defeat to Tottenham Hotspur, admitting that the Black Cats were left "hanging in there".
Sep 18, 20:59
Harry Kane applauds at the end of the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United on April 10, 2016
Result: Harry Kane goal earns Tottenham Hotspur win over Sunderland
Tottenham Hotspur continue their unbeaten start to the Premier League season with a 1-0 victory over Sunderland.
Sep 18, 18:25
Moussa Sissoko in action during the Euro 2016 Group A match between Switzerland and France on June 19, 2016
Team News: Tottenham Hotspur hand full debut to Moussa Sissoko
Moussa Sissoko gets his full Tottenham Hotspur debut against Sunderland.
Sep 18, 15:42
Nice's French head coach Claude Puel looks on during the French L1 football match between Rennes and Nice on October 18, 2015
Team News: Steven Pienaar makes first league start for Sunderland
Steven Pienaar is handed his first league start for Sunderland in this afternoon's trip to Southampton.
Aug 27, 14:09
Nice's French coach Claude Puel looks on prior to the French L1 football match Lorient vs Nice on August 16, 2014
Preview: Southampton vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash at St Mary's between Southampton and Sunderland.
Aug 25, 15:36
Aitor Karanka, manager of Middlesborough during the Sky Bet Championship match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Middlesborough at Molineux Stadium on October 24, 2015
Result: Cristhian Stuani hits brace in Middlesbrough win
Middlesbrough continue their unbeaten start to the new Premier League season with a 2-1 win over Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Aug 21, 15:23
Steven Pienaar of Everton in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Swindon Town and Everton at the County Ground on July 11, 2015 in Swindon, England.
Sunderland sign Steven Pienaar on one-year deal
Sunderland announce the signing of Steven Pienaar on a one-year contract following his release from Everton at the end of last season.
Aug 19, 14:00
Steven Pienaar of Everton in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Swindon Town and Everton at the County Ground on July 11, 2015 in Swindon, England.
Report: Steven Pienaar training with Sunderland
A report claims that midfielder Steven Pienaar has linked up with former boss David Moyes at Sunderland for pre-season training.
Aug 3, 13:30
Ross Barkley of Everton celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Watford at Goodison Park on August 8, 2015
Preview: Watford vs. Everton
Sports Mole previews this Saturday's Premier League match between Watford and Everton at Vicarage Road.
Apr 8, 13:35
Roberto Martinez watches on during the FA Cup game between Carlisle and Everton on January 31, 2016
Roberto Martinez: 'Arouna Kone, Steven Pienaar hurt by racist abuse'
Everton manager Roberto Martinez admits that Arouna Kone and Steven Pienaar were "hurt" by the alleged racial abuse they received during their FA Cup clash with Carlisle.
Jan 31, 19:26
Steven Pienaar of Everton in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Swindon Town and Everton at the County Ground on July 11, 2015 in Swindon, England.
Everton's Steven Pienaar to return to Ajax at end of the season?
Everton midfielder Steven Pienaar could return to Ajax in the summer, according to his agent.
Jan 11, 13:44
Everton manager Roberto Martinez looks on during the Capital One Cup semi-final first leg against Manchester City at Goodison Park on January 6, 2016
Everton boss Roberto Martinez 'very satisfied' by FA Cup progression
Everton manager Roberto Martinez says that it feels "very satisfying" to beat Dagenham & Redbridge to a place in the fourth round of the FA Cup.
Jan 9, 17:45
Everton's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (R) skips past Manchester City's English goalkeeper Joe Hart to score but the goal is ruled offside during the English Premier League football match between Everton and Manchester City at Goodison Park in Liverpool
Preview: Everton vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole looks ahead to the first leg of the League Cup semi-final between Everton and Manchester City at Goodison Park.
Jan 5, 21:14
Phil Jagielka of Everton leaves the pitch after picking up injury during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Everton at Emirates Stadium on October 24, 2015 in London, England.
Roberto Martinez: 'Phil Jagielka not yet ready to play 90 minutes'
Everton manager Roberto Martinez hints that Phil Jagielka will not start the League Cup semi-final against Manchester City, but is nearing full fitness.
Jan 5, 13:23
John Stones (1st L) and Romelu Lukaku (2nd L) of Everton face off with Jan Vertonghen (3rd L), Eric Dier (2nd R) and Toby Alderweireld (1st R) of Tottenham Hotspur during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Everton at White Har
Preview: Everton vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole looks ahead to Sunday's Premier League showdown between free-scoring Everton and high-flying Tottenham Hotspur at Goodison Park.
Jan 1, 20:55
Newcastle United's Spanish striker Ayoze Perez (R) shoots to score their second goal during the English Premier League football match against Everton on December 28, 2014
Preview: Newcastle United vs. Everton
Sports Mole provides the lowdown ahead of the Boxing Day Premier League match between Newcastle United and Everton.
Dec 24, 12:16
Leicester City's Algerian midfielder Riyad Mahrez celebrates after he scored his second goal during the English Premier League football match between Swansea City and Leicester City at The Liberty Stadium in Swansea, south Wales on December 5, 2015
Preview: Everton vs. Leicester City
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's Premier League clash between Everton and leaders Leicester City at Goodison Park.
Dec 18, 15:04
Everton's Belgian striker Romelu Lukaku (C) celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Everton at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on November 28, 2015
Preview: Middlesbrough vs. Everton
Sports Mole previews the League Cup quarter-final tie between Everton and Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium.
Nov 30, 16:02
Eddie Howe Manager of Bournemouth looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Newcastle United at Vitality Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Bournemouth, England.
Preview: Bournemouth vs. Everton
Sports Mole previews the weekend's Premier League action as struggling Bournemouth face visiting side Everton at Dean Court.
Nov 26, 18:05
Newly appointed Aston Villa manager Remi Garde looks on from the stands prior to during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa at White Hart Lane on November 2, 2015
Preview: Everton vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole looks ahead to the Premier League clash between Everton and Aston Villa at Goodison Park.
Nov 19, 22:31
Steven Pienaar of Everton in action during the Pre Season Friendly match between Swindon Town and Everton at the County Ground on July 11, 2015 in Swindon, England.
Steven Pienaar upbeat ahead of Everton "comeback"
Steven Pienaar says that he is "working hard" to make his comeback following a lengthy spell out injured.
Nov 11, 18:57
Arouna Kone of Everton celebrates scoring his side's fifth goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on November 1, 2015 in Liverpool, England.
Preview: West Ham United vs. Everton
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between West Ham United and Everton at Upton Park.
Nov 5, 19:01



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20Crystal Palace12129624-185