Royal Antwerp FC said goodbye to Laszlo Bölöni after three peak years and brought in Ivan Leko. Michel Preud’homme and Hein Vanhaezebrouck were also mentioned.
Luciano D’Onofrio enters The last news that Preud’homme was a piste for a while, but he did not want to create even more tension between Antwerp and Standard.
Peter Vandenbempt already indicated that Vanhaezebrouck was the first choice. D’Onofrio says that he spoke with the ex-coach of Anderlecht and AA Gent and that he hesitated for a long time, but that Leko was eventually preferred. It opened with a cup win, which meant that he confirmed the sporting director’s right for the time being.
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