Willy Dullens

Willy Dullens is a former Dutch football player who played for RKSV Sittardia and the Netherlands national football team but his career was cut short due to injury. In 1966, uniquely while playing in the Eerste Divisie, he was chosen as the Dutch Footballer of the Year.[1][2]

Willy Dullens
Willy Dullens voetballer van het jaar, Willy Dullens m et het beeldje, Bestanddeelnr 919-1752.jpg
Dullens in 1967
Personal information
Date of birth (1945-01-29) 29 January 1945 (age 77)
Place of birth Broeksittard, Netherlands
Position(s) Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1963-1968 RKS Sittardia 93 (30)
1968-1969 Fortuna SC 14 (1)
International career
1966 Netherlands 4 (0)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals


  1. ^ "Willy Dullens: the Dutch talent many thought could've been better than Cruyff". 4 June 2018. Retrieved 4 October 2018.
  2. ^ "Balverliefd: De jeukende vingers van Willy Dullens". www.vi.nl. Retrieved 4 October 2018.