Professional Highlights
29 November 1992:
Making my professional debut for Ajax (v Groningen) at the age of 16
14 December 1994:
Scoring on my debut for Holland, against Luxembourg
24 May 1995:
Winning the Champions League for the first time, with Ajax when we defeated AC Milan 1-0 in the final in Vienna
20 May 1998:
Winning my second Champions League title, when Real Madrid beat Juventus 1-0 in the final in Amsterdam
28 May 2003:
Winning my third Champions League title, this time with AC Milan, when we defeated Juventus in the final on penalties in Manchester.
23 May 2007:
Winning my fourth Champions League title, and my second with AC Milan, when we beat Liverpool 2-1 in Athens.
30 August 2007:
Being named best European Midfielder of 2007 at the UEFA Club Football Awards
7 December 2007:
Playing my 100th game in the UEFA Champions league, against Celtic
20 February 2008:
Playing my 130th game in European club competition, against Arsenal in the Champions League – more than any other Dutch player in history.
08 June 2013:
Scoring my 100th goal in National Leagues
14 January 2014: Announcing my decision to quit played football to become the new AC Milan coach.


Intercontinental Cup/ FIFA Club World Cup (Real Madrid 1998, AC Milan 2007)
UEFA Super Cup (AC Milan 2003, 2007)
UEFA Champions League (Ajax 1994/95, Real Madrid 1997/98, AC Milan 2002/03, 2006/07)
Dutch Super Cup (Ajax 1993, 1994)
Spanish Super Cup (Real Madrid 1997)
Italian Super Cup (AC Milan 2004, 2011)
Dutch Championship (Ajax 1993/94, 1994/95)
Spanish Championship (Real Madrid 1996/97)
Italian Championship (AC Milan 2003/04, 2010/11)
Dutch Cup (Ajax 1992/93)
Italian Cup (AC Milan 2002/03)
Guanabara Cup (2013)
Rio Cup (2013)
Carioca Championship (2013)

Individual honors

UEFA Club Football Awards: 2007, Best European Midfielder
UEFA Team of the Year: 2002, 2007
Torretta Awards: 2007, Best European Athlete
FIFA Silver Boot: 2007 (as second-highest scorer at the Club World Cup)
Commander of the Yellow Star Order, Suriname: 2006
Member of the ‘FIFA 100’, a list of the125 best living footballers as nominated by Pele, 2004
Dutch Talent of the Year: 1993, 1994
Knight of the Order of Orange-Nassau of the Netherlands: 2011
Best Player of Carioca Championship: 2013
Bola de Prata (Top 11 Team of Brasileirao 2013): 2013