Bas Dost

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Bas Dost (Dutch pronunciation: [bɑs dɔst]; born 31 May 1989) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a striker for Belgian Pro League team Club Brugge. Having begun his career at FC Emmen in the Eerste Divisie, Dost later played in the Eredivisie for Heracles Almelo and SC Heerenveen. In 2012, after being the top scorer in the league with 32 goals in 34 games, he was signed by VfL Wolfsburg. Four years later, having helped his team win the DFB-Pokal he signed for Primeira Liga side Sporting CP. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bas Dost has received more than 1,501,288 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Bas Dost is the 4,076th most popular soccer player (down from 3,311th in 2019), the 758th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 614th in 2019) and the 125th most popular Dutch Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Bas Dost ranks 4,076 out of 16,923Before him are David O'Leary, Andrés Guardado, Tore Pedersen, Ronny Rosenthal, Arkady Andreasyan, and Ugo Ferrante. After him are Guy Lacombe, Nelson Haedo Valdez, Roberto Torres, Aykut Kocaman, Carlos Carvalhal, and Mattia Perin.

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Among people born in 1989, Bas Dost ranks 103Before him are Anna Polina, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ki Sung-yueng, Yevhen Konoplyanka, Kim Bum, and Agnieszka Radwańska. After him are Nacer Chadli, Judd Trump, Kana Hanazawa, Neto, Aleix Vidal, and Bebe Rexha.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Bas Dost ranks 758 out of 1,209Before him are Boy Hayje (1949), Jos Luhukay (1963), Mounir El Hamdaoui (1984), Robert Westerholt (1975), Pete Hoekstra (1953), and Harry Steevens (1945). After him are Don Diablo (1980), Edsilia Rombley (1978), Alfred Schreuder (1972), Paul Bosvelt (1970), Dick Quax (1948), and Arthur Numan (1969).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In Netherlands

Among soccer players born in Netherlands, Bas Dost ranks 125Before him are Urby Emanuelson (1986), Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink (1978), Leo Halle (1906), Kevin Strootman (1990), Abdelhak Nouri (1997), and Mounir El Hamdaoui (1984). After him are Paul Bosvelt (1970), Arthur Numan (1969), Pieter Huistra (1967), Sander Boschker (1970), Frans Thijssen (1952), and Stan Valckx (1963).