Dorus de Vries

Read all about Dorus de Vries of Celtic FC. Position: Goalkeeper. Dorus de Vries was born in Beverwijk on 29 December 1980 (age 37).

Dorus de Vries Photo: Vagelis Georgariou

Veteran goalkeeper Dorus de Vries joined Celtic on Saturday August 13 as Brendan Rodgers’ fourth signing of the summer.

The Dutch stopper penned a two year deal with the Scottish champions to provide competition for Hoops No.1 Craig Gordon after back-up goalie Logan Bailly was sidelined in the summer with a long-term injury.

De Vries, formerly of Nottingham Forest, previously played in Scotland with Dunfermline before moving to Swansea City where he worked under the current the Celtic boss when he took over the Welsh side as manager in 2010.

After four years with the Swans, de Vries joined Wolves and spent two years there before joining Forest where was voted Player of the Year by the fans last season.

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Dorus de Vries in the news

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HITC · Jun 9

Celtic decision on 26-year-old means it’s time 2016 signing considers his future

Dorus de Vries should consider his future at Brendan Rodgers’s Celtic...

HITC · Jun 9

Celtic flop could yet be handed another chance after shock transfer report

COMMENT It seemed like Dorus de Vries’ Celtic career was all but over when the Hoops signed number two goalkeeper Scott Bain to a permanent deal.

Another dismal season for 3/10 veteran: Celtic 2017/18 goalkeepers rated

COMMENT The goalkeeping situation at Celtic last season was a lot more interesting that many people would have expected it to be.

Celtic youngster needs another loan move with chances of first-team action slim

COMMENT One position where Celtic are currently overflowing with players is in goals.

VideoCelts · May 1

Celtic set up keeper deal

Bain became a hero when he made his debut in Celtic’s 3-2 win over Sevco at Ibrox in March after Dorus de Vries picked up an injury on the eve of the match...

VideoCelts · May 1
HITC · Apr 4

Does latest Rodgers comments suggest £1m man is finished at Celtic?

Does Dorus de Vries have a future at Celtic, after Brendan Rodgers’s latest comments?

HITC · Apr 4
Daily Record · Apr 3

Craig Gordon set for Celtic return against Dundee as goalkeeper ends two-month injury lay-off

Scott Bain is ineligible to play against his parent club and Gordon is expected to get the nod ahead of Dorus De Vries...

Daily Record · Apr 3

Celtic flop has final chance to prove himself as with reported start v Dundee

COMMENT Celtic goalkeeper Dorus de Vries hasn’t had the best of times since joining the Hoops last season...

Dorus de Vries To Get Dundee Start

DORUS DE VRIES looks set to be given the nod at Celtic Park on Wednesday due to Scott Bain not being permitted to play against his parent club...

HITC · Mar 30

Summer exit needed, could Championship veteran be the answer to Leeds’ problem?

Leeds United had great success bringing an experienced goalkeeper to Elland Road in 2016 and should do it again with De Vries surely leaving Celtic...

HITC · Mar 30
Inside Futbol · Mar 18

Dorus de Vries and Charly Musonda On Bench – Celtic Team vs Motherwell Confirmed

Celtic have named their team to take on Motherwell in an away Premiership fixture...

Inside Futbol · Mar 18
Celts Are Here · Mar 18

De Vries & Lustig Return For Fir Park

Most Celtic fans are eager to see some more of Scott Bain after his heroics in last weeks Glasgow derby...

Celts Are Here · Mar 18
Evening Times · Mar 17

Scott Bain’s performance tells me I’ve gained a keeper, says Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers

Celtic goalkeeper Dorus de Vries could be fit for Sunday’s game against Motherwell but Brendan Rodgers believes that Scott Bain has given him something to think about...

Evening Times · Mar 17
HITC · Mar 12

Just 90 minutes from Celtic player might have ended teammate’s Hoops career

Dorus de Vries missed Celtic’s 3-2 O** F*** win against Rangers at Ibrox, a potential Scottish Premiership decider...

HITC · Mar 12
Celts Are Here · Mar 11

BREAKING – Scott Bain to Make Celtic Debut at Ibrox

SCOTT BAIN looks set to make his Celtic debut at Ibrox today after reports surfaced online that Dorus de Vries is injured...

Celts Are Here · Mar 11
Daily Record · Mar 11

Scott Bain handed shock Celtic debut as Dorus de Vries is ruled out with injury

Brendan Rodgers has been hit with a late selection headache as the on-loan Dundee keeper earns his first start since October...

Daily Record · Mar 11

De Vries Hails Hoops Kids

DORUS DE VRIES is backing Norwegian teenager Kristoffer Ajer to make a massive impact with Celtic...

Inside Futbol · Feb 28

Celtic Legend Baffled By Brendan Rodgers Persisting With Dorus de Vries

Former Celtic striker Chris Sutton admits that he doesn’t understand Brendan Rodgers’ faith in Dorus de Vries...

Inside Futbol · Feb 28
SPFL TV · Jun 15

Scottish Football Hotshots – Mark De Vries

Dutch forward Mark De Vries made an immediate mark at Tynecastle, leading the line of an impressive Hearts team in the early 2000s.

SPFL TV · Jun 15

Odsonne That The Celts Are In the Semi Finals – Player Ratings V Morton

Dorus De Vries: Had nothing to do. Ponderous with his decision making but got a clean sheet...

Celtic must wrap up deal for 26-year-old after yet another solid display

COMMENT Scott Bain has been excellent for Celtic since replacing Dorus de Vries in goal for the Hoops...

Celtic must cut losses and offload senior player who has been constant disappointment

COMMENT The excellent performance of Celtic stand-in goalkeeper Scott Bain in the O** F*** victory over Rangers has shown that the Hoops need to move on the player that Bain replaced in the starting line-up – Dorus de Vries...

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