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Wesley Sneijder knighted by Utrecht’s mayor Jan van Zanen

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Wesley Sneijder knighted by Utrecht’s mayor Jan van Zanen

30 may 2019 14:38
30-05-19 14:38
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Wesley Sneijder is Thursday knighted and is now a Knight in the Order of Orange-Nassau. He received the award of the Utrecht mayor Jan van Zanen.

Also got the player in a sports stadium to be named after it. The Sportpark Thorbeckelaan in Utrecht is called from Thursday, Sportpark Wesley Sneijder. The Utrecht footballer unveiled the new name.

Van Zanen mentioned Sneijder “with his motivation, commitment and fighting spirit is an example for many.” “On the field, but also beyond,” according to the Utrecht mayor.