Marnix van Exel Placed

College voetbalbeurs Amerika Marnix

Date of birth:
Year of grad:



Available Fall 2021



March 2021
March 2021

Country: The Netherlands
Height: 6'6 ft
Weight: 170 lbs


Personal and academic information

Marnix van Exel is a 17-year-old boy from Doorn, The Netherlands. 


He is currently a senior in high school at the highest level (VWO)and is expected to graduate in June 2021. The first three years he followed high school bilingual Dutch and English, with an additional year with advanced English. In these four years he received two well-known Cambridge certificates, FCE and CAE. Marnix achieved a TOEFL score of 105 and is scheduled to take the SAT in March of 2021.


Athletic Information

During his junior careerhe experienced an tremendous development, moving up 6 divisions to the top national level in The Netherlands in three years’ time

At the age of 14, in order to get better training and a more professional football environment he transferred to Kampong in Utrecht. By training hard he rewarded himself this year by earning a spot in the starting line up in the first U-19 team of Kampong that plays in the second division and is on target for promotion to the first division.


Marnix is a strong 6’6 ft both legged central defender with a great passing game. His strong points are his soccer intelligence, his speed and domination in the air. He has a good vision on the game and always stays calm at the ball. In addition he is an ambitious, self-critical player who works hard and is eager to learn from the best. 


He looks forward to playing with players who have the same mindset in order to not only improve himself but also his future team mates.