Mathieu Van der Poel heads home for Omloop Het Nieuwsblad

Mathieu van der Poel (Alpecin-Fenix)
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Dutch champion Mathieu van der Poel was cleared to return to the Netherlands from the UAE to prepare for this weekend's Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, according to Wielerflits.nl

The Alpecin-Fenix team left the UAE Tour after a staff member tested positive for COVID-19.

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