Full Name:
 Rutgerus Johannes Martinius Ruud van Nistelrooy
Nick Name:
 ‘Van The Man’
Birthplace:
  1st Jul 1976, Oss, Holland
Place Of Upbringing:
  Geffen, Holland
Nationality:
  Netherlands
Languages:
 Dutch, English, German, French
Height:
  188cm – 6ft 2in
Weight:
  79.37kg – 12st 7lb
Shoe Size:
 10½
Brother:
 Ron
Sister:
 Anneke
Marital Status:
 Married to Leontien Slaats
Date of Marriage:
 10th July 2004
Place Of Wedding:
 Heilige Maria Magdalena Church, Geffen, South Holland
Honeymoon Location:
  Mauritius
Sponsors:
 Coca-Cola, Nike , Pringles
Childhood Hero:
 Marco van Basten
Favourite Striker:
 Shevchenko
Favourite Author:
 John Grisham