|Birthdate:||March 09, 1987 in Rotterdam|
|Current club:||Excelsior (Netherlands)|
|Former club(s):||Olympique Nice (Fra), Excelsior, Red Bull Salzburg (Aut), Feyenoord, Excelsior|
|After expiration of his contract at Feyenoord Rotterdam, Luigi Bruins became available on a free transfer in summer 2011. In October 2011 he find himself a new club and signed for the rest of the 2011-12 season for Austrian club Red Bull Salzburg. The club is coached by Dutch coach Ricardo Moniz.
Bruins cancelled his contract already within three months. He just managed to play three matches in Austria. In March 2012 Bruins rejoined his former club Excelsior Rotterdam for the rest of the 2011-12 season to help the club preventing relegation. Already after two months he failed and he has left the club looking for opportunities elsewhere.
In summer 2012 Bruins did a trial at French club Olympique de Nice. He was not offered a contract before the end of the transfer period although they were satisfied with the midfielder. Bruins was without contract for the rest of the year. Finally in January 2013, Nice tried again and Bruins signed a 1,5 year contract until June 2014 in France.
In July 2013, he extended his French contract until June 2015 after a successful 2012-13 season. Bruins his contract was cancelled in mutual consent at the end of June 2014. He featured in 22 L1 matches during his Nice stay.
In September 2014, his former club Excelsior announced the signing of their old player. Bruins signed for the 2014-15 season at Excelsior Rotterdam on a free transfer. His contract was renewed in the summer of 2015 for two more seasons.
|Last update: September 13, 2015|