Wesley Benjamin Sneijder (Dutch pronunciation: [???sli ?sn?id?r] ( listen)) (born 9 June 1984), is a Dutch footballer playing as attacking midfielder for Italian Serie A club Internazionale. In 2004, Sneijder was awarded the Johan Cruijff Award for Young Player of the Year in the Netherlands. Sneijder married Ramona Streekstra on 18 June 2005. They have one son, Jessey, born 4 September 2006, to whom he dedicated a tattoo on his left arm. The couple divorced on 21 January 2009.
In August 2009 he began dating Dutch actress and presenter Yolanthe Cabau van Kasbergen. They became engaged in December 2009 and married on 17 July 2010. By her inspiration, Sneijder became Catholic and was baptized in Milan.
Sneijder has two brothers, Jeffrey Sneijder, a former footballer and Rodney who plays for Jong Ajax. In May 2008, it was reported that Sneijder had prevented his younger brother Rodney from a summer transfer to his club at the time, Real Madrid. Sneijder said, “Real Madrid wanted him and Rodney was very happy about that. But when I heard, I stopped the discussions. I am not in favour of juniors increasingly going to top clubs. I’ve told him that he first must make a break through at Ajax.