Belgium, like its neighbour the Netherlands, sees its football largely dominated by a “big three”. Whereas the traditional giants of Dutch football are Ajax, PSV and Feyenoord, in Belgium their equivalents are Anderlecht, Standard Liège and Club Brugge. It is no surprise therefore that when a player moves between one of these powerhouses, it makes… Read More Meme Tchité to Club Brugge – a convenient move for all concerned
The following is an English translation of an interview Everton midfielder Marouane Fellaini did with French-language broadcaster RTBF journalists Manuel Jous and Cedric Lizin on Monday morning (11 June 2012): A transfer I am on holiday at the moment, I’m not paying too much attention to it. Every year, they say that I am going… Read More Everton midfielder Marouane Fellaini to RTBF on his future and Eden Hazard
The Belgian FA (KBVB/URBSFA) have acted quickly in appointing interim national team coach Marc Wilmots to the job on a permanent basis. He succeeds Georges Leekens, whose far from universal popularity took a further dive when he put an end to his second spell with the Rode Duivels to return to Club Brugge, the only… Read More Is Willy the man for World Cup 2014?
After today’s friendly between England and Belgium at Wembley, several Belgian players, as well as the Rode Duivels’ interim coach had their say on events. Marc Wilmots – interim coach, speaking to Sporza: “We made the game in England, there are few teams who do that. England had not a single chance in the first… Read More England 1-0 Belgium: Post-match reactions