“When Anderlecht comes knocking on your door, it is very difficult to say no to a club that enjoys such a reputation at European and international level”, he says in particular.
Its objective is twofold. “Above all, the idea is to win titles. Whether in the cup or in the league: Anderlecht must have ambition. At the same time, I want to continue with the project that has been set up here in recent years. , by the club and by Vincent Kompany. Of course, I have my own philosophy as a coach, but above all I want to respect the identity of this club. I want our fans to recognize themselves in our football.”
For the new Mauves coach, the integration of young people is an important point in his project. “So that also means that we put a lot of emphasis on attacking football and integrating young players into the A core. If you see the work that is being done here with the Academy and the number of young players who are hitting The door to the A team is just huge. I want to give it the necessary attention and find a good balance, because at the same time everyone knows that the results will be very important.”