Player Details


Silvester van der Water


6' 0"


163 lbs

Date of Birth

9.30.1996 (27)


Blaricum, Netherlands



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Career Summary

2021: Acquired by the Lions via transfer on Feb. 23 from Heracles Almelo of the Eredivisie … 2020-21: Appeared in 20 matches for Heracles Almelo of the Netherlands’ top-flight … Scored three goals … Scored and assisted in the side’s season opener over ADO Den Haag … 2019-20: Totaled 26 appearances … Netted 10 finishes … Scored first senior goal for Heracles in a 1–1 draw with Fortuna Sittard … Made two appearances for Jong Heracles in the Reservecompetitie … 2018-19: Agreed to a three-year deal with Heracles Almelo on May 31 … Appeared in 13 matches … Registered one assist for the senior team … Made 14 appearances for Jong Heracles in the Reservecompetitie … Scored 12 goals … 2017-18: Totaled 33 appearances across all competitions for Almere City of the Eerste Divisie … Scored 15 goals … Scored three goals and added three assists in six games in the 2017–18 promotion playoffs as Almere City reached the final … Appeared in nine matches for Jong Almere City in the Derde Divisie … Scored eight goals to earn recall to the first team … 2016-17: Totaled 28 appearances for Almere City … Netted four goals … Featured 26 times for Jong Almere City … Added nine finishes … 2015-16: Promoted to Almere City in latter half of campaign … Made senior debut on Feb. 12 … Totaled four appearances … Scored two goals … Scored first senior goals with a brace against Jong PSV in third appearance … Moved up to Almere City’s U-21 side in the Beloften Eredivisie to start the year … Appeared in 16 matches … Scored 10 goals … 2014: Joined the Almere City academy from amateur side SDO Bussum