Luuk de Jong

Squad No. 9
Date of Birth August 27, 1990
Age 32
Height 188cm
Position Forward
Birthplace Aigle
Previous Clubs PSV Eindhoven

Luuk de Jong (born 27 August 1990) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a striker for La Liga club Sevilla and the Netherlands national team.

De Jong previously played for DZC ’68, De Graafschap, Twente, Borussia Mönchengladbach, Newcastle United and PSV before joining Sevilla in 2019. His brother Siem de Jong is also a professional football player, currently playing for SC Heerenveen.

On 1 July 2019, de Jong signed a four-year contract with Spanish club Sevilla.

On 16 August 2020, de Jong scored the winning goal in a 2–1 victory over Manchester United in the semi-finals of the UEFA Europa League. On 21 August, he scored twice in a 3–2 win over Inter Milan in the final.

On 28 October 2020, he scored the only goal in a 1–0 win against Rennes in the 2020–21 UEFA Champions League.