Joop van Dort

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Joop van Dort
Personal information
Full name Jan Leendert van Dort
Date of birth (1889-05-25)25 May 1889
Place of birth Heemstede, Netherlands
Date of death 1 April 1967(1967-04-01) (aged 77)
Place of death Leiden, Netherlands
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1912–1922 Ajax 119 (66)
1922– Vitesse
National team
1920 Netherlands 5 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
Olympic medal record
Men's football
Representing the  Netherlands
Bronze medal – third place 1920 Antwerp Team competition

Jan ("Joop") Leendert van Dort (25 May 1889 in Heemstede – 1 April 1967 in Leiden) was a football player from the Netherlands, who represented his home country at the 1920 Summer Olympics. There he won the bronze medal with the Netherlands national football team.

Club career[edit]

He played over 200 games for Ajax[1] and joined Vitesse in 1922.

International career[edit]

Van Dort made his debut for the Netherlands in an April 1920 friendly match against Denmark and obtained a total number of five caps, scoring no goals.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ajax stats - Ajax Info
  2. ^ Intl career stats - OnsOranje

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