Charlison Benschop

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Charlison Benschop
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Personal information
Date of birth (1989-08-21) 21 August 1989 (age 24)
Place of birth Koraalspecht, Willemstad
Netherlands Antilles
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Fortuna Düsseldorf
Number 35
Youth career
SCO '63
Spijkenisse
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2010 RKC Waalwijk 69 (18)
2010–2012 AZ 45 (6)
2012–2013 Brest 18 (3)
2013– Fortuna Düsseldorf 28 (12)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 March 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Charlison Benschop (born 21 August 1989) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays for German club Fortuna Düsseldorf, as a striker.[1]

Career[edit]

Benschop played youth football with SCO '63 and Spijkenisse,[2] and began his senior professional career with RKC Waalwijk during the 2007–08 season.[3] He signed a five-year contract with AZ in March 2010.[4][5][6]

Benschop played international football at youth level for the Netherlands.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "C. Benschop". Soccerway. Retrieved 22 July 2013. 
  2. ^ "Charlison Benschop" (in Dutch). Ronald Zwiers. Retrieved 22 July 2013. 
  3. ^ "Benschop" (in Dutch). Voetbal International. Retrieved 22 July 2013. 
  4. ^ Reyes, Leon (17 March 2010). "Charlison Benschop van RKC naar AZ" (in Dutch). Omroep Brabant. Retrieved 22 July 2013. 
  5. ^ "AZ versterkt zich met Benschop" (in Dutch). AZ.nl. 17 March 2010. [dead link]
  6. ^ a b "AZ haalt Charlison Benschop van RKC" (in Dutch). Noordhollands Dagblad. 17 March 2010. Retrieved 22 July 2013.