Mandy van den Berg: Reading Women's Netherlands defender leaves club

Mandy van den Berg
Mandy van den Berg lifted the Euro 2017 title in August

Netherlands captain Mandy van den Berg has left Women's Super League One club Reading Women to return home.

The 27-year-old defender had been with the Royals since November 2016.

"It is with regret that we announce that Mandy Van Den Berg has made the decision to return to her native Holland," a Reading statement said.

"To allow this to happen without delay, it has been mutually and amicably agreed to terminate her contract with immediate effect."

The statement added: "Everyone at Reading wishes her the very best of luck for the future. Mandy has also asked to place on record her gratitude to all the players and staff at the club and her thanks to all our fans for their fantastic support."

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