|Full name||Julien Daniël Verriest|
|Date of birth||19 May 1946|
|Place of birth||Bruges, Belgium|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 27 May 2008.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 27 May 2008
Jules Verriest (born 19 May 1946 in Bruges) is a retired Belgian football player, who played almost his complete career for Cercle Brugge. Verriest started his football activities as a youth player for Cercle Brugge. Verriest made his debut at the age of 19, in a 0-0 draw against Lierse. His last match for Cercle was on 17 May 1981, a 3-2 win against Beerschot.
In total, Verriest played 492 first team games - a club record - scoring 8 times. Verriest also got selected for Belgium's B-team. He used to play as a defender or midfielder.
In 2000, Jules Verriest was voted Cercle Brugge Player of the Century by the Cercle fans.
- Jules Verriest has never been a professional football player, but worked for Ebes, now known as Electrabel.[clarification needed]
- For the season 2006-2007, Jules Verriest often gives his opinion about Cercle Brugge matches in the popular Belgian newspaper Het Laatste Nieuws.
- Cerclemuseum.be (in Dutch)
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