Veranda's Willems-Crelan and Roompot-NL Loterij to merge and ride as Roompot-Crelan for 2019

The Belgian and Dutch team confirmed the merger on Thursday morning

Wout Van Aert at the 2018 Paris-Roubaix (Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Belgian team Veranda's Willems-Crelan with star Wout Van Aert will merge for 2019 with Dutch professional continental team Roompot-NL Loterij.

The Belgian team had been said to be merging with team Aqua Blue before they folded earlier this week. The new team will ride the next road season under the name 'Roompot-Crelan'.

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