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Kuijt or kuyt?

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RuneEdge

Silent Assassin
1 October 2003
Manchester United
Its van Nistelrooy here in England but it says van Nistelrooij on the UEFA website. I think only the players themselves would know the correct way of spelling it.
 

Cloud1863

Premiership
10 December 2004
Stoke City
Unless im mistaken the dutch use ij for y. Im not completly sure how it works but both are correct.
 

Doping

Facemaker
20 September 2004
Almada, Portugal
SL Benfica
I've read somewhere sometime ago that Kuijt had to change his name to Kuyt to play for the dutch NT or whatever, since they said he was born in Yugoslavia.

I've also read that van Nistelrooy is van Nistelrooij's commercial name, that's why that appears on his shirt.
 
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