Jeffrey Gouweleeuw

Squad No. 6
Date of Birth July 10, 1991
Age 30
Height 187cm
Position Defender
Birthplace Heemskerk
Previous Clubs AZ Alkmaar

Jeffrey Gouweleeuw (born 10 July 1991) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays for German club FC Augsburg, as a centre back.

Born in Heemskerk, Gouweleeuw began his early career with ADO ’20 and Heerenveen, before signing a five-year contract with AZ in May 2013, having received interest from the club since December 2012.

In August 2015, after being made club captain at AZ, a transfer to Greek club Olympiacos fell through. He suffered an injury in December 2015, one of a number of AZ’s defenders on the sidelines.

In January 2016 he moved to German club FC Augsburg. He spoke of his joy at the move.