Jeroen Drost

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Jeroen Drost
Personal information
Full name Jeroen Drost
Date of birth (1987-01-21) 21 January 1987 (age 31)
Place of birth Kampen, Netherlands
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 12 in)
Playing position Left back
Club information
Current team
DOS Kampen
Youth career
DOS Kampen
1996–2001 Go Ahead Eagles
2001–2004 SC Heerenveen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004–2009 SC Heerenveen 47 (0)
2008 NEC (loan) 5 (1)
2008–2009 Vitesse (loan) 26 (0)
2009–2012 Vitesse 27 (0)
2011 FC Zwolle (loan) 12 (0)
2012–2013 De Graafschap 3 (0)
2013–2014 CSV Apeldoorn
2015– DOS Kampen
National team
Netherlands U20 1 (0)
Netherlands U21 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of September 18, 2011

Jeroen Drost (born 21 January 1987 in Kampen) is a Dutch retired professional footballer, who played as a left back.

Club career[edit]

Drost began his career with DOS Kampen and later joined the youth of Go Ahead Eagles from Deventer. He played some years with the youth from Go Ahead Eagles before being scouted in 2001 by SC Heerenveen. After three years in the youth academy of SC Heerenveen, he was promoted to the first team in 2004. Drost moved on loan to N.E.C. in January 2008.[1] After a half year and five league matches with NEC,[2] he returned to Heerenveen, and was once again loaned out, this time to Vitesse in July 2008.[3]

Vitesse eventually decided to sign Drost, and he received a four-year contract lasting until mid-2013,[4] but loaned him to FC Zwolle for half a season in 2011.[5] He moved to De Graafschap in 2012, but only played 3 matches in an injury-hit season and was released by the club in April 2013.[6]

After leaving de Graafschap, Drost moved into amateur football and joined Hoofdklasse outfit CSV Apeldoorn, only to leave them for childhood club DOS Kampen in winter 2015.[7]

International career[edit]

Drost represented his homeland in at the 2005 FIFA World Youth Championship in the Netherlands.[8]

Personal life[edit]

His twin brother Henrico Drost is also a professional footballer,[9] currently playing for RKC Waalwijk.


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