Dorus de Vries

Read all the news 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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HITC · Nov 24

Is Celtic’s forgotten man the answer to Leeds’ problem?

Leeds United’s Championship prospects have been hit by a crisis – and Celtic’s Scottish Premiership champions De Vries must be under consideration...

HITC · Nov 24
Indy Celts · Nov 14

47 days until the window opens, we must get this one right

With the International break upon us, it gives us some time to assess our current squad, we have been ravaged by injuries but still have a lot of players who are surplus to requirements and who are likely to never play for Celtic again...

Indy Celts · Nov 14
Celts Are Here · Jul 28

Watch – Scott Brown Reveals The Real Celtic Hard Man

Scott Brown took part in ‘Teammates’ for Celtic TV where he’s asked a whole host of questions about his fellow Celtic players.

Celts Are Here · Jul 28

Your Celtic Career is Over – Brendan Rodgers Delivers News to Fringe Star

BRENDAN RODGERS has told Dorus de Vries he’s free to try and find a new club with a year left to go on his current Celtic deal.

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.

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
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

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...

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