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Mark van Bommel

Mark van Bommel
Personal information
Full nameMark Peter Gertruda
Andreas van Bommel
Date of birth22 April 1977(age 39)
Place of birthMaasbracht, Netherlands
Height1.87 m (6 ft 1.7 in)
Playing positionMidfielder
Club information
Current clubMilan

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Mark Peter Gertruda Andreas van Bommel (-nlˈmɑrk vɐn ˈbɔməl; born 22 April 1977 in Maasbracht) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Milan and captains the Netherlands national team as a midfielder.

He is also the son-in-law of the Dutch national team manager, Bert van Marwijk. He served as the first non-German captain for FC Bayern Munich. During this period, he led the team to two Championship titles, and finished runner-up in the 2010 UEFA Champions League Final.

He won the 2006 UEFA Champions League Final with FC Barcelona and was part of the team that finished runner-up of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

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