Youssouf Hersi

Youssouf Hersi

Youssouf Hersi (born 20 August 1982) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a attacking midfielder for A-League side Western Sydney Wanderers.

Career

Club career

Hersi has played in the Netherlands for Ajax, NAC Breda, NEC, Heerenveen, Vitesse, Twente and De Graafschap.

Hersi has also played for Greek side AEK Athens.

On 11 September 2012 he signed with A-League club Western Sydney Wanderers.

International career

Hersi played with the Dutch under-21 team at the 2001 FIFA World Youth Championship.

Hersi was never capped for the Dutch full national side, and although he had expressed an interest in representing the nation of his birth Ethiopia at international level, he was unable to do so due to FIFA regulations.

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