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29/03/1973 Arsenal winger Marc Overmars is born

Marc Overmars is a Dutch former footballer and the current director of football at Ajax. During his footballing career, he played as a winger and was renowned for his speed and technical skills. He represented the Netherlands national team for 11 years. He scored on his international debut in 1993 against Turkey and was a member of the Netherlands squads for 4 major tournaments: the 1994 and 1998 FIFA World Cups, and 2000 and 2004 European Championships.


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