Giovanni Troupée

Giovanni Troupée



Netherlands-32 (1)

Country: Netherlands

Date of birth: 20/03/1998 (18 years old)

Place of birth: Netherlands

Height: 181cm

Youth career: FC Abcoude, VV Neijenrodes, FC Breukelen, FC Utrecht (since 2009)

Current club: FC Utrecht

Squad number: 20

Current national team: Netherlands U-19

Position: right-back

Preferred foot: right

Market value (by 350.000 € 

Tournaments participated in: 2015 UEFA European Under-17 Championship qualification elite round (2/0), 2015 UEFA European Under-17 Championship (3/0)

Contract until: 30.06.2019

Player’s agent: unknown

Transfer rumours: —

Similar type of player: Kyle Walker



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No significant weaknesses.


Style of play:

– modern full-back

– well-fit, hard-working, and quick at anticipating the movement of the opponents

– likes forward runs

– likes to cross

– likes to dribble

– likes to get ahead and overlap with his winger in order to provide a good cross into the box

– fearless and good at timing tackles

– very comfortable with the ball at his feet

– endless energy and his powerful running make him an incredibly useful asset as he brings an offensive value to a team, with a lot of activity during 90 minutes in the right side

– all-action and energetic

– provides fluidity and dynamism going forward

– counter attack threat


He is best suited to playing as:

Right-back in 4-3-3.

Troupee Giovanni





KNVB Cup 2015/2016 runner-up with Utrecht.


League summary (as for 11 September 2016):

Eredivisie 2014/2015: 1 match/0 goals (Utrecht)

Eredivisie 2015/2016: 7 matches/1 goal (Utrecht)

Eredivisie 2016/2017 (ongoing): 5 matches/0 goals (Utrecht)



Giovanni Troupée joined to FC Utrecht youth academy as a young child from a small FC Breukelen. He made his professional debut as a substitute on 17 May 2015 in a 3–3 Eredivisie draw with Vitesse Arnhem, coming on to replace Kevin Diks after 60 minutes. In 2015, he played at European U-17 Championship, but young Dutchmen were a massive disappointment and got knocked out already in the group stage despite high expectations. Currently, he represents “Oranje” U-19 team.




Football Talent Scout potential rating:

8/10   BallBallBallBallBallBallBallBall

First team material in a top European club.





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