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Bas Dost (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbɑs ˈdɔst]; born 31 May 1989) is a Dutch professional footballer who plays as a forward for Portuguese club Sporting Lisbon and the Netherlands national football team.
Having begun his career at FC Emmen in the Eerste Divisie, Dost later played in the Eredivisie for Heracles Almelo and SC Heerenveen. In 2012, after being the top scorer in the league with 32 goals in 34 games, he was signed by VfL Wolfsburg. Four years later, having helped his team win the DFB-Pokal he signed for Primeira Liga side Sporting CP.
Dost played for the Netherlands at under-20 and under-21 level. He was called up to the senior side for the first time in August 2012, but did not make his debut until March 2015.Close