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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.

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Weekend Sports Results

Who have you been following this season? Do you find that sport helps you integrate into Dutch life? Get along to see one of your top class Utrecht sporting clubs. Here is how they...

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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...

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Ellen Van Dijk wins Vuelta

Utrecht Regions very own cyclist Ellen van Dijk has won the Madrid Challenge, the women’s competition that is part of the Vuelta. She ended in sixth place on Sunday after the 100 kilometre stage...

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Kampong Mens Hockey Club defeat Tilburg

Kampong moved into second place in the National League after defeating Tilburg 6-0 at home. Goal scorers for the home team were: Björn Kellerman 2, ‘Martijn Havenga, Robbert Kemperman 2 and Boet Pfijffer Kampong are...

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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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Decathlon to open in Utrecht

The French sports chain Decathlon, will open a brand new 4600 square meters store by the end of 2018 in Utrecht. The new store will be situated at The Wall, above the Mediamarkt. In...