Legends Database

Jaap Stam

Jaap STAM

Central Defender

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Overall RATING
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Attacking Skills
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Playmaking
0%
Defending Skills

Other Positions

RB

193cm x 92kg; Right Footed; Prime 1998 – 2002

Physical Skills

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Acceleration
74%
Agility
66%
Balance
77%
Jump
87%
Natural Fitness
80%
Speed
83%
Stamina
82%
Strength
95%

Technical Skills

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Ball Control
72%
Dribbling
71%
Free Kicks
70%
Heading
86%
Long Passing
73%
Shooting Accuracy
63%
Shooting Power
84%
Shooting Technique
65%
Short Passing
72%

Tactical Skills

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Defensive Positioning
85%
Off the ball
62%
Teamwork
80%

Mental Skills

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Anticipation
86%
Concentration
83%
Consistency
81%
Determination
92%
Leadership
80%
Vision
68%

Attacking Skills

Finishing
57%

Defensive Skills

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Marking
87%
Sliding
86%
Tackling
95%

Info Box

– A powerful defender with great tackling skills

– Dives into tackles
– Mark opponents tightly

Additional Skills

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Crossing
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Creativity
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Penalties
0%
Versatility
  • Beast

A real tough guy, Jaap Stam was a terrifying central defender, rugged, with overwhelming physical power, he instilled awe in opposing attackers.

At the club level, he reached his prime with Manchester United and Lazio.