News with tag "Interviews"


"Chipciu did excellent as a right-back"

It is not yet clear who will start the season as right back. Enough candidates, but none stand out. Will Alexandru Chipciu, after a loan, be the lucky one? The Romanian national coach is convinced that Chipciu can handle this position.
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Verschueren: "No offer for Didillon"


During the fan day, Thomas Didillon, Frank Boeckx and Davy Roef were presented as RSC Anderlecht's goalkeepers. The last weeks Didillon was linked to the French Rennes, but Michael Verschueren emphasizes that he has not yet received any offer for the French goalkeeper. Read more »


Verschueren: "Transfer Kara nearby"


No Kara Mbodj today on the fan day. Manager Michael Verschueren announced that the Senegalese is almost gone at Anderlecht. This is a definitive transfer, says Verschueren. "But I still have some conversations before it's finished." Read more »

"Two, three transfers coming hours or days"

The Anderlecht fans can expect extra reinforcements soon. On the fan day, sports director Michael Verschueren announced that he is working on two or three files that are very advanced. He expects white smoke over the coming hours or days.
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Nasri: "To get back at my level first"


Samir Nasri does not have a preferred position. It is also not entirely clear where he will play. But that is for later. The most important thing for the Frenchman now is to get up to his best level and be ready for the start of the competition. Read more »


"You get very far with intelligent players"

Since the arrival of Vincent Kompany you regularly hear  about the "Guardiola system". But does RSC Anderlecht have the players and opportunities to bring that kind of football? According to Samir Nasri you can learn any system with intelligent players.
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"Can learn a lot from Kompany"

Samir Nasri is also thinking about his future, he wants to become a trainer later. He is therefore planning to start a training course soon. But the most important thing now is to get back to a good level so that he can play. Read more »

Nasri: "New experience for me"


Samir Nasri has been officially presented as a player of RSC Anderlecht. Nasri has had a difficult period, one he used to recharge and re-appreciate the little things. Without that period he would probably not have been here today.
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"Nasri is here thanks to Kompany"

Frank Arnesen, technical director, was the first to speak at the official press presentation of Samir Nasri. And Arnesen was clear, the fact that RSC Anderlecht can bring in such a player is only thanks to Vincent Kompany. Read more »


Vlap: "To play beautiful attacking football with Verschaeren"


After the press on Thursday, the supporters were able to ask questions to Michel Vlap the past few days. On the Dutch player picked out ten and with a cheerful smile he gave honest answers. "My ambition? To grab as many prizes as possible and starting with the league title this season."
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El Kababri: "Difficult, but also fun and enriching"

El Kababri:

The surprise of the chef, that is how you can describe the presence of Hotman El Kababri during the training camp in Venlo. The 19-year-old defender was never mentioned in the list of greatest Anderlecht talents in the past, but he shows himself during the preparation. "A new soccer world has opened." Read more »

Dewaele: "Continue the way we are now"


Sieben Dewaele completed his first summer training camp with the A-team last week. The 20-year-old midfielder played one half against Ajax. The loss of the Purple & White was of minor importance. "Figures don't say everything. If we keep working hard, we will get there." Read more »


"Nasri must take our youngsters to a higher level"

Chairman Marc Coucke and general manager Michael Verschueren are delighted that they have succeeded in getting Samir Nasri. According to them, the experienced Frenchman can help Anderlecht a lot. "Our youngsters can only succeed thanks to boys like Nasri." Read more »

"Sandler joins Anderlecht on Monday"

It is early July, the transfer market is officially open and Anderlecht seems to be cruising. After Michel Vlap and Samir Nasri, the next acquisition would be there on Monday. According to FOX Sports, Philippe Sandler will soon be signing a loan with Anderlecht. Read more »


"Triangle in midfield with point to the back"

Michel Vlap and Yari Verschaeren have to become the attack leaders of Anderlecht. Frank Arnesen indicates that. "It is our intention to play in midfield with a triangle with the point to the back. Vlap and Verschaeren play in support of the deep striker." Read more »

"After Ajax we make decisions"

The selection of RSC Anderlecht still consists of 35 players, far too many, Frank Arnesen admits. The Purple & White will play a friendly game against Ajax on Saturday. The intention is to sit around the table together afterwards and decide who stays with the A-team and who has to leave. Read more »

"A number nine now has priority"

Vincent Kompany and yesterday Michel Vlap, these are the transfers from RSC Anderlecht so far. Frank Arnesen says that his work is certainly not over yet. Arnesen's priority now lies with a number nine, although he also says he does not want to rush anything. Read more »

"I want to remain captain"

 Sven Kums got the captain's band under Fred Rutten when Adrien Trebel fell out injured. The question is of course whether he can keep it next season and whether Vincent Kompany will put on the band. Kums himself hopes he can remain captain.
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Sambi Lokonga: "Do not want to skip steps"

Sambi Lokonga:

Albert Sambi Lokonga sees light at the end of darkness. Half a year ago he tore the cruciate ligaments of the knee, but in Venlo he is working hard on his return. "I now train one day in the hall and one day outside. Little by little I can join the group." Read more »

"Conversations with Nasri in the final phase"

According to Het Laatste Nieuws, Samir Nasri, former teammate of Vincent Kompany, is on his way to RSCA. The newspaper believes that "the negotiations are in a final phase". Nasri is without a team after West Ham did not renew his contract.
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