Paul Bosvelt (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈpʌul ˈbɔsfɛlt], born 26 March 1970) is a Dutch former footballer who played as a midfielder. He played for Go Ahead Eagles and Twente before making his big move to Feyenoord in 1997.
|Full name||Paul Bosvelt|
|Date of birth||26 March 1970|
|Place of birth||Doetinchem, Netherlands|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Playing position||Defensive midfielder|
|1989–1994||Go Ahead Eagles||139||(27)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Bosvelt made his debut for the Netherlands in a March 2000 friendly match against Belgium and earned a total of 24 caps, scoring no goals. He played in Euro 2000 and Euro 2004. During Euro 2000, he reached the semi-final with Netherlands. Bosvelt missed an important penalty kick in the penalty shootout in the semi-finals, which led to a 3–1 defeat against Italy. After Euro 2004 he decided to retire from international football.
- "Paul Bosvelt - International Appearances". The Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation.
- Paul Bosvelt voor twee jaar naar Man City - Voetbal International (in Dutch)
- sc Heerenveen contracteert Paul Bosvelt - Heerenveen (in Dutch)
- Intl career stats Archived 5 November 2016 at the Wayback Machine - Ons Oranje (in Dutch)
- Paul Bosvelt trainer van de beloften van FC Twente - RTV Oost (in Dutch)