Bjorn Ruytinx

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Bjorn Ruytinx
Personal information
Full name Bjorn Ruytinx
Date of birth (1980-08-18) 18 August 1980 (age 33)
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Oud-Heverlee Leuven
Number 13
Youth career
1998–2000 Halen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2000–02 Halen
2002–04 Kermt-Hasselt 49 (34)
2004–14 Oud-Heverlee Leuven 188 (64)
2014– Oostende 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23 September 2011.
† Appearances (Goals).

Bjorn 'El Toro' Ruytinx (born 18 August 1980) is a Belgian professional football player who currently plays for Oud-Heverlee Leuven as a forward.[1] As of the 2014-15 season, Ruytinx will play for Oostende after signing a two-year contract in March 2014.[2]

With OH Leuven, he enjoyed a first promotion to the Belgian Second Division in 2005 and a second promotion to the Belgian Pro League in 2011.[3] After staying with the team for a decade (and becoming a club-icon in the process), Ruytinx finally moved to Oostende in 2014.


  1. ^ Voetbal International profile
  2. ^ "Ruytinx moves from Leuven to Oostende" (in dutch). 2014-03-18. 
  3. ^ "I will prove I can handle the first division level" (in Dutch). Stampmedia. Retrieved 2011-05-21.