News with tag "Youth"


 26-01-2022 

Selection: Kompany brings in Leoni

Selection: Kompany brings in Leoni

Vincent Kompany has called together a selection of twenty players for tonight's match against Cercle Brugge. The most striking name is the one of Théo Leoni. He takes the place of the suspended Kristoffer Olsson. The captain of the U21 is preferred to Kristian Arnstad.
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 25-01-2022 

U21 easily deal with Standard

U21 easily deal with Standard

The purple and white U21 won with 0-3 against Standard. The final score was already on the board at half time.  Enock Agyei, Lucas Stassin and Simion MIchez scored the goals.  Read more »



 22-01-2022 

Official: Mehssatou already to Kortrijk

Official: Mehssatou already to Kortrijk

Nayel Mehssatou is trading Anderlecht for KV Kortrijk immediately. The West Flemish club announced the transfer yesterday. Mehssatou signs for 3.5 years at the club of coach Karim Belhocine. "It was a very difficult decision," said the right-back about his departure from Anderlecht. Read more »


 21-01-2022 

More than 29 million euro loss

More than 29 million euro loss

Most clubs have now filed their annual accounts, although some are still missing; including Anderlecht's. However, Peter Verbeke confirmed that the club made a loss of 29.1 million euros. The recently implemented capital increase must therefore serve to fill the deep pits (because also last year, the account colored blood red). Read more »



 19-01-2022 

U21 wins easily against Cercle Brugge

U21 wins easily against Cercle Brugge

The U21 of Anderlecht has won easily from Cercle Brugge on Monday evening. It became 3-0. The final score was already on the board halfway. Enock Agyei opened the score. Kristian Arnstad (photo) scored the two other goals before half-time.
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 18-01-2022 

Verbeke: "We have two player for every position"

Verbeke: We have two player for every position

If we are to believe CEO-Peter Verbeke, RSC Anderlecht will make no or few incoming transfers during this winter mercato. Verbeke emphasizes that every position is double occupied and the club does not have the financial clout to spend large amounts of money. 
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 15-01-2022 

"For both parties, it was the best choice"

For both parties, it was the best choice

Taylor Harwood-Bellis traded RSC Anderlecht for Stoke City during this winter mercato. Currently, he is the only one to make a winter transfer and, if it depends on Vincent Kompany, it will stay that way, unless an unrefusable offer comes in.  Read more »



Magallan joins selection in training

Magallan joins selection in training

Lisandro Magallan is training with the selection again after a short absence. In principle, he will be ready to play against Standard. Majeed Ashimeru is currently recovering from a covid infection. He should be able to leave quarantine this weekend. Whether he will be included in the selection, remains to be seen. Read more »


 13-01-2022 

Youngster of the Year: three Anderlecht players in top five

Youngster of the Year: three Anderlecht players in top five

Charles De Ketelaere succeeds himself as Youngster of the Year. It was Yari Verschaeren who was able to tell the Club Brugge player the news in a video message. "It is thickly deserved," said Verschaeren. Anderlecht has with Sergio Gomez, Albert Sambi Lokonga and Anouar Ait El Hadj three players in the top five. Read more »


Two young foreigners linked to Anderlecht

Two young foreigners linked to Anderlecht

Foreign media are reporting Anderlecht's interest in Wilfried Gnonto and Stefan Mitrovic. Gnonto is an 18-year-old striker who has scored four times this season for FC Zurich. Mitrovic is a 19-year-old attacking midfielder from Radnicki Nis. Read more »



 12-01-2022 

Youth goalkeeper Van Attenhoven left Anderlecht

Youth goalkeeper Van Attenhoven left Anderlecht

Naïm van Attenhoven is no longer a player of Anderlecht. The 18-year-old goalkeeper has left purple and white. While waiting for a new club, he maintains his fitness with the Free Pro Players, the association of unemployed professional soccer players. Yesterday, he played a friendly game with them. Read more »



 11-01-2022 

 10-01-2022 

Anderlecht also wins against Zulte Waregem

Anderlecht also wins against Zulte Waregem

Anderlecht has also won its second friendly game. Zulte Waregem was beaten 3-0 through goals from Gomez, Stroeykens and Ait El Hadj. Hannes Delcroix played his first match after a knee injury since the end of August. Read more »


 07-01-2022 

Magallan in quarantine

Magallan in quarantine

At Anderlecht, players were tested for corona after returning to the club. Only Lisandro Magallan, who traveled to Argentina during the short break, tested positive from the first team. U21 player Enock Agyei also tested positive. Both players are going into quarantine. Read more »


 05-01-2022 

 04-01-2022 

'Kayembe on his way to Premier League for 4 million'

'Kayembe on his way to Premier League for 4 million'

A year and a half after he left Anderlecht through the back door, Edo Kayembe is said to be doing a dream transfer. The Athletic reports that the defensive midfielder is about to move to Watford. The club from the Premier League would pay 4 million euros.
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Vandenhaute: "I'm afraid we have lost Bounida"

Vandenhaute: I'm afraid we have lost Bounida

There is a very good chance that Rayane Bounida will leave Anderlecht next summer. Speaking to the podcast MidMid, chairman Wouter Vandenhaute says he assumes the 15-year-old super talent will sign elsewhere in March. "Maybe our supporters should organize mass marches in Vilvoorde," he says. Read more »


 03-01-2022 

Vandenhaute: "Now we are a healthy club"

Vandenhaute: Now we are a healthy club

In an interview with MidMid podcast , Anderlecht chairman Wouter Vandenhaute talks for almost two hours about Anderlecht. Among other things, the chairman revealed that he invested 12 million Euros in the club. 
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 31-12-2021 

Van Crombrugge and Hoedt didn't miss a second

Van Crombrugge and Hoedt didn't miss a second

Two players of Anderlecht didn't miss a second of the 28 official games that purple-white already played this season: goalkeeper Hendrik Van Crombrugge and defender Wesley Hoedt. When we make an overview of the number of playing minutes per player, we notice that Yari Verschaeren is the only youth product in the top ten. Read more »


 30-12-2021 

New right back or will Mehssatou get his chance?

New right back or will Mehssatou get his chance?

Anderlecht are not planning to attract many players this winter mercato. That's what Peter Verbeke says. For one position, however, they are looking out: the one of right back. Also because Amir Murillo (photo) might make a transfer soon. Read more »


Sardella might leave on loan

Sardella might leave on loan

There is a chance that Anderlecht will loan out Killian Sadella after the winter break. Head of sports Peter Verbeke made this clear in Het Nieuwsblad. "Maybe that's best, so he can play more in the future", Verbeke says. Read more »



 27-12-2021 

Ferrara gets pro contract until June

Ferrara gets pro contract until June

Anderlecht have allowed Luca Ferrara, a 19-year-old right back at U21, to sign a professional contract until the end of the season. "Luca is fast, aggressive in the game and technically skilled," is how purple-white describes the player. Read more »


 23-12-2021 

Youth product PSG charms Anderlecht

Youth product PSG charms Anderlecht

The website Goal reports that Anderlecht are showing interest in PSG's Djeidi Gassama. Gassama is an 18-year-old left-winger who scored five times in the UEFA Youth League this season. PSG themselves see a future in Gassama and will not let him leave. Gassama also wants to stay. Read more »