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Kevin de Bruyne

23-Year-Old Midfielder     VfL Wolfsburg  Bundesliga


Belgium

Birthdate:  June 28, 1991    Birthplace:  Drongen, Belgium    Nationality:  Belgium    Height:  5' 11"    Weight:  168 lbs    

February 14, 2015    Kevin de Bruyne News

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De Bruyne recorded his 12th Bundesliga assist this season during Wolfsburg's 5-4 win over Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday.

De Bruyne has been on fire of late, scoring five goals and assisting on two others in the four matches after the winter recess. Up next is an enticing home match against 15th-place Hertha Berlin.

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February 4, 2015

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De Bryune scored in the 88th minute during Wolfsburg's 1-1 draw with Eintracht Frankfurt on Tuesday.

De Bryune is in excellent form after scoring two goals and assisting on another during Wolfsburg's shocking 4-1 win over Bayern Munich last weekend. His 11 assists are second to only Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas in the top-five European leagues, and his goals was his sixth this season in 19 games.

January 31, 2015

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De Bruyne had two goals and an assist during Wolfsburg's shocking 4-1 win over Bayern Munich on Friday.

De Bruyne came into the game leading the Bundesliga in assists, of which he now has 11, and he's paired them with five goals, three in the last three games.

November 11, 2014

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De Bruyne assisted on both Wolfsburg's goals during their 2-0 win over Hamburger SV on Sunday, giving him six assists in his last three games and a league-leading nine on the season.

De Bruyne has simply been masterful this season for Wolfsburg, who head into the November international break in second place, four points behind Bayern Munich. With five players who have scored at least three goals, Wolfsburg has scored more than every club except Bayern, giving de Bruyne (one goal himself) plenty of opportunities to keep piling up the assists.

July 1, 2014

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De Bruyne scored a goal and assisted on another during Belgium's 2-1 win over the United States in the round of 16 at the World Cup on Tuesday.

De Bruyne was a menace all game and it only seemed a matter of time before he and Belgium would break through. He got off six shots and was a threat to score for the full 120 minutes. The Wolfsburg youngster will have to be at top form in Belgiums' next match against a surely favored Argentina side this Saturday.

June 17, 2014

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De Bruyne's free kick in the 70th minute was headed in by Marouane Fellaini during Belgium's 2-1 win over Algeria in their World Cup opener on Tuesday.

De Bruyne could quietly be a decent fantasy option if he continues to take free kicks for a Belgium side that is expected to make a lot of noise in the tournament.

January 18, 2014

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De Bruyne has officially signed with VfL Wolfsburg after a transfer from Chelsea, ESPN FC reports.

De Bruyne struggled to get much first team action under manager Jose Mourinho, so a move back to Germany was the best way for him to get more playing time. He spent last season on loan at Werder Bremen and now heads back to the Bundesliga for an undisclosed fee. Borussia Moenchengladbach, Bayer Leverkusen, and Schalke all showed interest, although Wolfsburg was the only one willing to meet the Chelsea fee.

January 17, 2014

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De Bruyne is expected to transfer to VfLWolfsburg, after undergoing a medical exam Friday, Goal.com reports.

De Bruyne hasn't been able to crack the starting XI at Chelsea, so he'll head back to Germany to get some first team football. He spent last season on loan at Werder Bremen, but it sounds like this move could be a permanent one away from Stamford Bridge.