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Jon Wilkins

Jon Wilkins

Jon Wilkins is Welsh and lives in England. He is a writer. A Europhile and Remainer, he is a regular visitor to Utrecht and has set his crime novel series in the city.


Utrecht celebrates Houten Eredivisie Success

Handball Houten have been promoted to the BENE-League: It was a big party on Saturday in Houten, as they defeated Aalsmeer, 32-17 and so Houten are champions of the Dutch Eredivisie. Captain Harmen Voogt received...

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Dick Advocaat to coach FC Utrecht

As expected, FC Utrecht announced today that Dick Advocaat has been appointed head coach. He succeeds Jean-Paul de Jong. Advocaat has signed a contract for the rest of this season. Marinus Dijkhuizen and Rick...


FC Utrecht lose 2-1 against FC Emmen

In their first game after the international break FC Utrecht, despite being unbeaten in their last 16 home games in the Eredivisie, lost in their first ever Eredivisie game against FC Emmen. The team...

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Player Ins and Outs at FC Utrecht

As we await news on whether Advocaat is actually coming to coach FC Utrecht here is a reminder of players who did join the club now the transfer window has closed: Nicolas Gavory (Clermont),...

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FC Utrecht part company with coach De Jong

FC Utrecht bid farewell to coach Jean-Paul De Jong on Tuesday citing a lack of confidence in his ability to take the club forward. The former midfielder had only been at the helm of...

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Tight budgets and attacking power at FC Utrecht

On friday night (August 31) the transfer window finally closed and FC Utrecht were very active in the last hours. Jean-Christophe Bahebeck joined from Paris St. Germain. Jordy Zuidam, Director of FC Utrecht, was...

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Utrecht draw against NEC at Nijmegen

Utrecht were able to hold off NEC Nijmegen with a 2-2 draw at the Goffertstadion in another battle to stay out of the bottom of the Eredivisie league. The home side dominated the greater deal...