Darren Maatsen - Player Profile


Born:January 30th, 1991 (Vlaardingen)
Position:Winger
Signed:June 21st, 2013
First Manager:Derek Adams (2nd Spell)
Left Club:January 31st, 2015
Career Stats: 20 appearances, 3 goals
Full Debut: August 3rd, 2013 - Celtic 2 - 1 Ross County (League - Premiership)
First Goal: August 3rd, 2013 - Celtic 2 - 1 Ross County (League - Premiership)

 Season  League Apps Gls GtGR Yel Red W D L
 2014/15  Premiership 0 (8) 2 0.25 0 0 12.5% 12.5% 75.0%
 2013/14  Premier Division 2 (10) 1 0.08 0 0 16.7% 16.7% 66.7%
2 (18) 3 0.15

 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 GtGR = Goals to Games Ratio | W/D/L - Games won, drawn or lost as percentage of games played in
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals

 Most Recent 1st Team Starts:
 Aug 10th, 2013 League  (H)  vs. Partick Thistle 1 - 3
 Aug 3rd, 2013 League  (A)  vs. Celtic 1 - 2
 
 Most Recent Goals:
 Dec 5th, 2014 League  (H)  vs. Dundee United 2 - 3
 Sep 27th, 2014 League  (H)  vs. Dundee 2 - 1
 Aug 3rd, 2013 League  (A)  vs. Celtic 1 - 2

Maatsen started playing football in youth career at VV HVO, FC Dordrecht and Excelsior Maassluis before joining Excelsior, where he started his professional career in 2011.

Maatsen made his debut, in the opening game of the season, where he come on as a substitute in the 72nd minutes, in a 2-0 loss against Feyenoord. Despite the relegation, his performance attracted interests from Polish side Lech Poznań.[5]

In 2012-13 season, Maatsen started to play in right-wing mostly, though sometimes in left-wing or even strikers as he made twenty eight appearance in all competitions.

Maatsen signed for Ross County on 21 June 2013. After just three minutes of the opening match of the season, away to Celtic, he scored with a powerful shot from the edge of the penalty area that went in off the crossbar with goalkeeper Fraser Forster well beaten; Ross County lost 21. It was awarded "goal of the week" by The Terrace Scottish Football Podcast.

 Goals Scored
Aug 3rd, 2013 League  (A)  vs. Celtic 1 - 2 (3')
Sep 27th, 2014 League  (H)  vs. Dundee 2 - 1 (90')
Dec 5th, 2014 League  (H)  vs. Dundee Utd 2 - 3 (89')

 Hat-Tricks