Patrick Kluivert was one of the great strikers of the 90s, winning the Champions League with Ajax as a teenager in 1995 before moving on to Milan, Barcelona, Newcastle, Valencia, PSV and Lille.
His son Justin turns 21 today and the AS Roma youngster, an Ajax youth product, is proud to be Patrick's son but is also also eager to carve out his own legacy.
✅ Justin Kluivert fact file
- 🍰 Born on 5 May 1999
- ⚡️ Wide attacker
- 🇳🇱 Debuted for the Netherlands in March 2018
- 🏟 62 appearances for Roma in all competitions
- ⚽️ Nine goals & ten assists for Roma in that timeframe
This post from mundialmag touches on the pressures surrounding the fact that he's following in a famous father's footballing steps, but it sounds as though he's taking it all in his stride.
There's plenty more to come from Justin Kluivert and we're excited to see him excel at Roma. Happy birthday!