Meindert Dijkstra

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Meindert Dijkstra
Personal information
Full name Meindert Dijkstra
Date of birth (1967-02-28) 28 February 1967 (age 50)
Place of birth Breda, Netherlands
Playing position Full back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1985–1987 NAC 7 (0)
1987–1992 Willem II 101 (4)
1992–1994 Notts County 29 (1)
1994–1995 RBC 20 (1)
1995–1997 TOP Oss 32 (2)
Total 189 (8)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Meindert Dijkstra (born 28 February 1967) is a Dutch former footballer who played primarily at right back. He spent a majority of his career playing in the Dutch leagues, only spending two seasons abroad when he played in England for Notts County.[1][2]

Club career[edit]

Dijkstra began his career in 1985 with NAC Breda, before moving to local rivals Willem II[3] two years later, where he spent five seasons. Following this he moved abroad and joined Notts County, before returning to Holland with RBC Roosendaal for the 1994/95 season, finally finishing his career at TOP Oss.[4]

After retiring as a player, Dijkstra has been involved in academy football at several amateur sides in Noord Brabant province.[5]