Patrick Gerritsen

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Patrick Gerritsen
Patrick Gerritsen.jpg
Personal information
Date of birth (1987-03-13) 13 March 1987 (age 30)
Place of birth Oldenzaal, Netherlands
Height 1.82 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
Excelsior '31
Number 15
Youth career
DSVD Deurningen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2005–2011 Twente 28 (6)
2009–2011 Go Ahead Eagles (loan) 47 (8)
2011–2012 Go Ahead Eagles 65 (10)
2012– Excelsior '31 25 (6)
National team
2006–2007 Netherlands U21 1 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 March 2014 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 20 December 2009 (UTC)

Patrick Gerritsen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈpɑtrɪk ˈɣɛrɪtsə(n)]) (born 13 March 1987 in Oldenzaal) is a Dutch footballer who currently plays for Topklasse side Excelsior '31.


He was on trial at English club Preston North End, with a view to a move during the January 2009 transfer window.[1] On 18 June 2009, the FC Twente Enschede loaned out the 22-year-old former Dutch U-21 European Champion for the season 2009–10 to Go Ahead Eagles.[2]


His position is striker on the right side.

International career[edit]

In 2006, he was part of the Netherlands squad that won the UEFA U21 Championship 2006 in Portugal.[3]



Netherlands U21