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Dorus De Vries

21

D.O.B.

29/12/1980

Birthplace

Beverwijk

Height

5'11

Weight

12st

Position

Goalkeeper

Signed

06/07/2007

Fee

Free

Former Clubs

Stormvogels Telstar, Ado Den Haag, Dunfermline

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Dorus De Vries was born in Beverwijk in the

rovince of Noord-Holland.De Vries started his career with Telstar in 1999 he made only one appearance for Telstar in the Eerste divisie.In the 2000/01 season he made an impact on the Telstar team making 27 appearances for the club.

Dorus would spend a a further 2 season with Stormvogels Telstra making a further 52 appearances for the Velsen based club.

De Vries had then attracted the attentions of Ado Den Haag and in 2003 he moved to The Hague based club. Whilst he was at Ado Den Haag he played alongside new Swansea City signing Ferrie Bodde.

De Vries was quick to seize his opportunity at Den Haag and claimed his first team place over Roland Jansen. De Vries made 70 appearances for the club before a move to Scotland in 2006 beckoned.

Dorus was taken on trial at Scottish Club with Dunfermline Athletic. Impressed with his abilities The Pars signed him on a permanent basis.

De Vries made 33 appearances for The Pars last term.

De Vries made a costly mistake on the last game of the season against Inverness CT that resigned The Pars to relegation from the Scottish Premiership.

De Vries was out of contract with the East End Park based outfit. He has attracted interest from other Scottish Premiership sides and Championship sides.

Despite this interest on the 5th July Dorus signed a two year contract with Swansea City fc.

welkom Dorus

What do the fans think of his signing?



'Sounds like another superb signing by Roberto. Haven't seen him plays but I've read a lot of praising views on him and the Dunfermline fans say they are really going to miss him. I can see Gueret going now if he's going to be playing second fiddle to De Vries.'
Site Editor Kevin E

'What a fantastic year for signings we have got all the players we wanted well done to Swansea city especially Roberto its gonna be our year for good th

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