Vital Football

Latest Swansea City News

Ferrie Bodde

Ferrie Bodde
Nationality:Dutch
Place of Birth:Delft
Date of Birth:5th May 1982
Height:179cm
Weight:78.5kg
Previous Clubs:Ado Den Haag
Position:Midfielder

Ferrie Bodde was born in Delft in the Province of South Holland.Bodde attracted the eye of local club ADO Den Haag and subsequently moved through ADO's jeugdelftallen (youth team ranks.) Bodde's hard work paid off in April 2001 when he made his first team debut vs Oosterenkstadion based outfit FC Zwolle. Bodde made 4 appearances for ADO Den Haag in his debut season.

Bodde had slowly established himself as a fixture in the ADO Den Haag side making a further 156 competitive appearances for the Zuiderpark outfit scoring 10 goals for the club. Bodde who is a natural midfielder has a powerful shot and is very attack minded.He also had a stint in defense against NAC Breda where he struggled and had problems in the air.

Bodde still had a year to run on his contract with ADO Den Hagg . After ADO Den Haag's relegation from the Eredivisie last season Bodde decided to look for a fresh challenge.

He was much sought after with interest coming from Swiss Axpo League Champions FC Zürich, newly promoted VVV Venlo. Aberdeen were also interested in Bodde's services but could not raise the transfer fee.

Bodde has also international experience with the Dutch under 23 team with the likes of Arjen Robben and has experience of playing against Ajax and PSV Eindhoven. welkom Ferrie

What do the fans think of his signing?

'He sounds like the player we need to control the game for us in the middle.Something which we have'nt had for some time.'
aspaulhill

'When i first heard about him possibly becoming a Swans player I was slightly unsure because I saw his record and he seemed to have trouble controlling himself on the pitch. However, I agree we need somebody with a strong personality in the middle of the park who is not afraid to get stuck in!'
Jack Hammers

Writer:sbrjack
Date:Wednesday June 13 2007
Time: 3:35PM

Comments

0
Sounds like an excity prospect to me!
barrydoom
13/06/2007 16:52:00
0
Martinez has said that he is a good passer of the ball. So playing in the centre of midfield he could become our play maker.
willow
14/06/2007 22:38:00
0
how many central midfielders do we need though? Even if O'Leary doesn't sign we'll have plenty. We still need a left sided midfielder so that's another one we should sign hopefully. Defenders and Goalkeepers we need now please Roberto.
KevinE
17/06/2007 23:12:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Swansea City Articles

Rate The Players: Swansea City 1-1 Crystal Palace

Rate the players' performances in the goalless draw at home against Crystal Palace

Guidolin Aims To Improve Set Pieces As Swans Drop 2 Points

Francesco Guidolin insisted that his Swansea City team have to improve their set piece play after it cost his side another victory

Stats: Swansea City v Crystal Palace

All the stats from Swansea City (1) vs (1) Crystal Palace, Liberty Stadium, 6th February 2016 Att: 20,492

Team Line-Ups: Swansea City vs Crystal Palace

Confirmed team line-ups and live Premier League scores as Swansea City host Crystal Palace at the Liberty Stadium (3pm)

Archived Vital Swansea City Articles

Vital Swansea City articles from

Site Journalists

VitalSwansea
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Vote for your man of the match vs Crystal Palace
Suggested By:
Fabianski7%
Rangel8%
Williams0%
Fernandez0%
Taylor0%
Cork12%
Britton41%
Ayew0%
Routledge0%
Sigurdsson20%
Paloschi8%
Barrow4%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Leicester City 25 15 8 2 53 20
2 Spurs 25 13 9 3 48 26
3 Man City 25 14 5 6 47 21
4 Arsenal 24 13 6 5 45 15
5 Man Utd 24 11 7 6 40 10
6 West Ham 25 10 9 6 39 9
7 Southampton 25 10 7 8 37 9
8 Everton 25 8 11 6 35 12
9 Liverpool 25 9 8 8 35 -4
10 Watford 25 9 6 10 33 0
11 Stoke 25 9 6 10 33 -7
12 Crystal Palace 25 9 5 11 32 -4
13 Chelsea 24 7 8 9 29 -2
14 WBA 25 7 8 10 29 -9
15 AFC Bournemouth 24 7 7 10 28 -10
16 Swansea 25 6 9 10 27 -9
17 Newcastle 25 6 6 13 24 -18
18 Norwich 25 6 5 14 23 -20
19 Sunderland 25 5 5 15 20 -19
20 Aston Villa 25 3 7 15 16 -20
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Swansea City Fixtures (view all)

Feb 13 2016 3:00PM : Southampton (H)
Barclays Premier League
Feb 28 2016 2:05PM : Tottenham Hotspur (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 2 2016 7:45PM : Arsenal (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 5 2016 3:00PM : Norwich City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 12 2016 3:00PM : AFC Bournemouth (a)
Barclays Premier League
Mar 19 2016 5:30PM : Aston Villa (H)
Barclays Premier League

Recent Swansea City Results (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Phil W3
2.Vital Swansea City2
3.Dennis Downing2
4.eye_nose_hat1