News with tag "Interviews"


Thiry: "He wouldn't say no to Anderlecht"


Early this week, Marcin Wasilewski said goodbye to his career as a player. The rumor soon followed that he would engage in 'cage fighting'. His agent Michel Thiry immediately contradicts those rumors, which would have been launched by a promoter of cage fighting. Read more »

Kompany: "I understand the expectations"


Vincent Kompany understands the expectations of the fans. But he also knows that RSC Anderlecht is not yet mature enough to assume its own strength. The material is there, it is up to the trainer to make it pay off. Read more »


AEK Athens: "No contact with Anderlecht"

AEK Athens:

A Tunisian sports website writes that Anderlecht would show interest in Nassim Hnid, a 23-year-old defender who has been playing for AEK Athens since this summer. Soon the link was made with Ognjen Vranjes and a transfer in the opposite direction. AEK has now announced that nothing is going on. Read more »



Van Eetvelt: "Winter training at Neerpede"

Van Eetvelt:

The Pro League asked their members not to leave for a training period abroad during the winter break. Most clubs seem to conform to that. RSC Anderlecht has already made the decision to train in Belgium, maybe even at Neerpede. Read more »


Holveck: "Give Jérémy time"


Jérémy Doku has been with the Belgian Red Devils again, since yesterday. In the recent weeks at Rennes, he could only win one match. But chairman Nicolas Holveck is more than satisfied with Doku: "He meets all expectations". Read more »

Thelin: "I want to play"


Isaac Kiese Thelin won the championship last weekend with his loan club Malmö. Normally, the Swedisch attacker has to return to RSC Anderlecht in January, although he is not interested in that. Talks about a final sale are not currently underway. Read more »


Mukairi: "I hope to see the fans soon"


Scoring an important and winning goal right away, it was a dream debut for Paul Mukairu. On the Instagram account of RSC Anderlecht, he says he is very happy with his goal and hopes to meet the fans soon. Read more »


Van Crombrugge: "Too bad we received a goal"

Van Crombrugge:

No clean sheet for Hendrik Van Crombrugge, although the three points are more important for the goalkeeper. Although there is also discussion about the penalty. Van Crombrugge mainly wants to remember the victory, but immediately sees that there are still working points. Read more »

"A victory to build on"

A satisfied coach after the victory against and against KV Kortrijk. Although Vincent Kompany, demanding as he is, still sees work points. But for now, the three points count, something the team can build on. Read more »


Nmecha: "I can do better"


It had been a year and a half, but Friday Lukas Nmecha scored two field goals. As icing on the cake, RSC Anderlecht also took the three points home. Of course, now he wants more. Although the German admits that there is still a lot of work to be done. Read more »


'Anderlecht is thinking about Luca Oyen'

'Anderlecht is thinking about Luca Oyen'

According to Football Ghana, Anderlecht is thinking of Racing Genk's future star Luca Oyen as a potential replacement for Jérémy Doku. Oyen is the 17-year-old son of former Anderlecht player Davy. This season, he made his debut in the first team. Read more »


Wellenreuther: "I got confidence after a few saves"


Due to the injury of Hendrik Van Crombrugge, Timon Wellenreuther made his debut for Anderlecht yesterday. The German goalkeeper did quite well. "It was unexpected, but it was great to finally be able to play. After a few saves I got more and more confidence." Read more »


Anderlecht wants to get West Ham midfielder'

Anderlecht wants to get West Ham midfielder'

Anderlecht wants to get Josh Cullen by Monday. That writes the British newspaper Daily Mail. Cullen is a 24-year-old Irishman who plays as a central midfielder. Last season he was a fixed value at Charlton in the English second division. Read more »


"I want competition on every position"

The employees of RSC Anderlecht are working from home again, except for Peter Verbeke. He is working on some transfer files. Reinforcement is still needed in the defense, even though Ognjen Vranjes did not play badly at all against Cercle Bruges. Read more »

"Nmecha must want to do even better"

Lukas Nmecha and Ognjen Vranjes did well against Cercle Brugge. But that does not mean that they will automatically play tomorrow against Waasland-Beveren. Vincent Kompany did indicate that everyone besides Elias Cobbaut is fit.
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"Vranjes provided peace and stability"

Besides Zakaria Bakkali, Ognjen Vranjes was also a surprise in the starting eleven. It had been one year and nine months since he wore the Anderlecht shirt for the last time, but yesterday he played a solid match alongside Derrick Luckassen. Coach Vincent Kompany was satisfied. Read more »

Kompany: "Everybody is happy for Bakkali"


Many people were surprised to see Zakaria Bakkali's name in the starting eleven, but coach Vincent Kompany said it was a natural choice. "I didn't give him that place, he grabbed it himself", said Kompany, who also sees Yari Verschaeren getting better and better. Read more »

Bakkali: "I've worked for this for a long time"


The big surprise yesterday was the place in the starting eleven of Zakaria Bakkali. It had been since February 24 last year that he started a game. "It felt really good and I am happy. I worked for this for a long time," he said afterwards. Read more »

Verschaeren: "I feel fine"


Yari Verschaeren came in against Cercle in the 75th minute. The Red Devil did well, but missed a giant opportunity to score the 3-0 in the end of the game. "Too bad, because I really wanted to score. It was a good chance", he said afterwards. Read more »


Without unnecesary presure

Without unnecesary presure

You might thought that is moment to RSC Anderlecht take three points on the tomorrow match against Cercle Brugge. Karel Van Eetvelt does not want anymore pronounce those words. The Purple & white has not lost yet, a victory always is welcome. Read more »

Van Eetvelt: "Anthony is part of the family"

Van Eetvelt:

Anthony Vanden Borre started training since yesterday at U21, but that does not meaning that RSC Anderlecht is puting a side completely: "You never know with Anthony" says Karel Van Eetvelt. Actually the right flank lack explosiveness. Read more »


"We are looking to strenghten our defense"

RSC Anderlecht has problems in the defense and CEO Karel Van Eetvelt admits that, but they are working on some reinforcement. This transfer period we may expect some defenders. It is also difficult to get rid of unnecessary players. Read more »

"We don't talk much about profit since March"

Sunday we will have the first home game of the season with supporters in Lotto Park. But that does not make the loss of the club any less: there are a lot of safety regulations and costs involved: "The word profit has not been used here since March". Read more »