News with tag "Interviews"



Anderlecht boasts Iris "withered"

Anderlecht boasts Iris

RSC Anderlecht proudly unveiled the new jerseys the last week. The Purple & White wanted to emphasize the identity of Brussels and put the Brussels flag under their necks, only the flag was renewed five years ago. The iris below the neck, therefore, is an old design. Read more »


"New pitch at Premier League level"

Anderlecht have laid a new pitch in the Lotto Park in recent weeks and the practice fields have also received a major makeover. "That happened at the request of Vincent Kompany," says CEO Karel Van Eetvelt. "Our fields will be at Premier League level next season." Read more »


"Loyal fans first"

RSC Anderlecht will  be able to play its first home game with a crowd, but it will be limited. According to CEO Karel Van Eetvelt, 4,000 to 5,000 supporters will be able to attend a match in the stadium. Van Eetvelt sat together with the Fanboard yesterday to work out a plan. Read more »





'Anderlecht wants to recruit Deyonge'

'Anderlecht wants to recruit Deyonge'

According Foot Mercato, Anderlecht wants to hire Héritier Deyonge from Olympique of Lyon. The 18 year-old left winger change PSV for Lyon the last sumer and a great future is in the store. Two clubs in the Netherlands would also like to hire Deyonge. Read more »

Najar: "I signed with Los Angeles FC"


Now he has confirmed what has been in the air for several months: Andy Najar now plays for Los Angeles FC. Najar's contract with Anderlecht expires at the end of this month. Due to frequent injuries, he had no future in Brussels. Read more »



Steppe: "Anderlecht would be a good step, but..."


RSC Anderlecht goal, Kenny Steppe started preparations for the new season yesterday with STVV. There was already an offer for the goalkeeper, but STVV declined. In any case, Steppe is not immediately awake and mainly wants to focus on sports. Read more »



Kompany hands on wages

Kompany hands on wages

RSC Anderlecht has been struggling financially for some time. To give the club a little more room to breathe in that area, Vincent Kompany has agreed to earn less money for the remainder of his contract term. Read more »

Lukaku responds to the nauseating cartoon of 'Het Nieuwsblad'

Lukaku responds to the nauseating cartoon of 'Het Nieuwsblad'

A further low blow, no other description of the cartoon (see below) that appeared in 'Het Nieuwsblad' today can be made. The cartoon shows Wouter Vandenhaute sitting with his knee on Michael Verschueren's neck lying on the floor. The caption sasys: "The life of purple matters", in reference to the death of the American George Floyd. Read more »


Van Eetvelt: "No contact with Moïse"

Van Eetvelt:

Some important decisions were made yesterday at the club. Vandenhaute was officially named as president, but decisions were also made on reschedulling the debt and a new financial contribution of approximately 20 millions euros. According to CEO Van Eetveld, the club is now financially "solid" and the new season is in store. But will there be an additional contribution form Congolese TP Mazembe Moïse Katumbi? Read more »

De Jong: "Anderlecht is no longer Anderlecht"

De Jong:

Max de Jong left RSC Anderlecht in mid-May, after eight years. A decision he made being set apart for Jelle ten Rouwelaar. De Jong mainly wants to remember the good things after his dimissal, but he also saw the club change more and more since arrival of Marc Coucke. Read more »


Mbokani applies (again) to Anderlecht

Mbokani applies (again) to Anderlecht

Diumerci Mbokani won the Ebony Shoe yesterda. The Congolese is at the end of the contract with Antwerp and immediately said that he was open to any new proposal, be it from Club Brugge, Standard or RSC Anderlecht. Read more »


In Youth we trust: Plan 2020-2025

In Youth we trust: Plan 2020-2025

RSC Anderlecht announced to new president, Wouter Vandenhaute, with a press release and attached video. At the same time, the "Plan 2020-2025" was announced. And that for sure, making the club financially healthy again, continuing to give the youth opportunities, and joining the top again. Read more »


Heerenveen goalkeeper 'high on wish list'

Heerenveen goalkeeper 'high on wish list'

According to Algemeen Dagblad, Warner Hahn is high on Anderlecht's wish list. The 27-year-old goalkeeper is at the end of his contract with Heerenveen and does not want to sign on. He has set his sights on an adventure abroad. Read more »


Dimata: "I am completely fit"


Landry Dimata is fit and ready to start the new season, he says on his Instagram. The striker was out for more than a year due to an injury. On his Instagram he wants to thank everyone who has continued to believe in him and for the messages of support. Read more »


"COVID-19 makes the challenge even bigger"

Karel Eetvelt officially took over his job as CEO at RSC Anderlecht a month ago. Due to corona crisis, he immediately faces many challenges ha had not anticipated, but Van Eetvelt is not afraid of that: "It makes the challenge even greater". Read more »



NAC: "We grant Jelle the switch to Anderlecht"


On the club website, NAC Breda confirms that goalkeeper coach Jelle ten Rouwelaar is going to Anderlecht. "Jelle is a good and ambitious goalkeeper coach and a great person. We will miss him," NAC writes. "But given his track record at NAC, we warmly grant him this step higher." Read more »



Vanden Borre: "Stay careful"

Vanden Borre:

He didn't gather playing minutes at RSC Anderlecht yet, partly due to the corona crisis. But Anthony Vanden Borre continues to maintain his condition at Neerpede. During an individual session he took a moment to leave a message for the supporters. Read more »


"Thank you for trying to break me"

Remco Evenepoel has a past at RSC Anderlecht. His farewell was a minor one and he resolutely opted for cycling. During one of the challenges, he passed in Neerpede and was candid about his last years at the Purple & White: "Those were the tough ones." Read more »

General Meeting continues but without vote

General Meeting continues but without vote

The Pro League had hoped to have a final decision on the competition tomorrow. The National Security Council threw a spanner in the works. A decision on football matches was not made from a political angle, so the vote is again postponed. Read more »

"Maybe Kompany gave me a chance"

Milan Corryn exchanged Anderlecht for Trecin, two years ago. In Slovakia, Corryn is a regular base payer, but he sometimes wonders if he shouldn't have stayed with Purple & White for a while. And especially for Vincent Kompany, because he might have given him a chance in the A core. Read more »


Nasri: "I have contact with the club every day"


Samir Nasri commented during an online interview with the French newspaper L'Equipe to the fact that he is silent. Nasri is outraged by that message and strongly contradicts it. "I am very angry about that. I am in daily contact with the club". Read more »


"Are you coming back to Anderlecht? For sure."

Romelu Lukaku had a question time on Twitter last weekend. Inevitably he was asked if he would ever return to RSC Anderlecht, just like Vincent Kompany. And the Red Devil was clear, "For sure." It is not the first time that Romelu announces that he will return to purple and white one day. Read more »