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Dorus De Vries

Dorus De Vries
Nationality:Dutch
Place of Birth:Beverwijk
Date of Birth:29tth December 1980
Height:5'11
Weight:12st
Previous Clubs:Stormvogels Telstar,Ado Den Haag & Dunfermline Athletic.
Position:Goalkeeper

Dorus De Vries was born in Beverwijk in the Province 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 things its so exciting I cant wait for the season to start..'
top totty

'Great work on bringing him to us well done again RM!'
Barrydoom

Writer:sbrjack
Date:Friday July 6 2007
Time: 1:18PM

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