Lorenzo Burnet

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Lorenzo Burnet
Personal information
Full name Lorenzo Burnet
Date of birth (1991-01-11) 11 January 1991 (age 26)
Place of birth Amsterdam, Netherlands
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Playing position Left back
Club information
Current team
Number 28
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2016 FC Groningen [2] 104 (4)
2016– Slovan Bratislava 8 (0)
2017– NEC (loan) 7 (0)
National team
Netherlands U17[3] 9 (0)
Netherlands U19[3] 3 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 April 2017.

Lorenzo Burnet (born 11 January 1991) is a Dutch footballer who plays as a left back for Eredivisie side NEC, on loan from Slovan Bratislava.

Club career[edit]

After starting as a footballer at amateur East Amsterdam club AVV Zeeburgia, Burnet joined the top-ranked AFC Ajax youth system in 2004.[4] He spent seven years as a youth player for Ajax but was not offered a senior contract.

In April 2011, Burnet and his team-mate Johan Kappelhof reached a three-year agreement with fellow Eredivisie club FC Groningen, a club managed by former Ajax youth coach Pieter Huistra. Burnet made his debut in a league game against Roda JC Kerkrade on 7 August 2011.[2]

In May 2016, he joined Slovak club Slovan Bratislava [5]. After making 8 appearances he was loaned out to NEC Nijmegen

International career[edit]

Burnet represented the Netherlands at various youth level, including under-17 and under-19.[3]



FC Groningen


  1. ^ a b Seizoengids 2011/2012 (in Dutch). Voetbal International. p. 88. 
  2. ^ a b "Lorenzo Burnet" (in Dutch). FCGSTATS.NL (FC Groningen Statistics). Retrieved 14 August 2011. 
  3. ^ a b c "Lorenzo Burnet". UEFA.com. Retrieved 14 August 2011. 
  4. ^ "Lorenzo Burnet" (in Dutch). Ajaxinside.nl. Retrieved 14 August 2011. 
  5. ^ http://www.profutbal.sk/ligy/prestupy-a-spekulacie/clanok208607-Do_Slovana_mieri_dalsi_odchovanec_Ajaxu_Amsterdam.htm

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