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Van der Heyden back at Brugge

Published: Thursday 21 January 2010, 21.51CET
Club Brugge KV have signed defender Peter Van der Heyden from 1. FSV Mainz 05 for an undisclosed fee, with the 33-year-old penning a one-and-a-half year contract at the Jan Breydel stadion.
Van der Heyden back at Brugge
Peter Van der Heyden won plenty of honours in his first spell with Brugge ©Bongarts
 
 
Published: Thursday 21 January 2010, 21.51CET

Van der Heyden back at Brugge

Club Brugge KV have signed defender Peter Van der Heyden from 1. FSV Mainz 05 for an undisclosed fee, with the 33-year-old penning a one-and-a-half year contract at the Jan Breydel stadion.

Club Brugge KV have signed defender Peter Van der Heyden from 1. FSV Mainz 05 for an undisclosed fee, with the 33-year-old penning a one-and-a-half year contract at the Jan Breydel stadion.

Title winner
The left-back, capped 21 times by Belgium, played with the UEFA Europa League hopefuls between 2000 and 2005 after originally joining from FC Eendracht Aalst, winning two championships and two Belgian Cups. A veteran of two UEFA Champions League group-stage campaigns and the 2002 FIFA World Cup, Van der Heyden left Brugge to join VfL Wolfsburg before moving on to fellow Bundesliga outfit Mainz in 2008. Brugge host Valencia CF in the first leg of their UEFA Europa League round of 32 tie on 18 February.

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