|Full name||Thomas Bruns|
|Date of birth||7 January 1992|
|Place of birth||Wierden, Netherlands|
|Height||1.77 m (5 ft 9 1⁄2 in)|
|Playing position||Central midfielder|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 8 April 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 21 May 2016
A product of the Twente academy, Bruns left the Enschede-based side in 2011 to join fellow Eredivisie side Heracles Almelo. A couple of months after joining the club, Bruns finally made his debut on 9 April 2011, in Heracles' 6–2 away victory against Willem II, replacing Everton in the 79th minute. The following season, Bruns scored his first league goal for Heracles, in their 4–2 home defeat against Heerenveen. After a couple of seasons at the club, Bruns finally became a regular in the starting eleven, during Heracles' 2014–15 campaign, making twenty-nine starts and netting seven times.
- As of match played 8 April 2017.
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