What Monday we all wrote is Tuesday morning also officially confirmed by KV Mechelen: Wouter Vrancken (39) replaces the Monday dismissed Denis Ward as head coach. Vrancken put his signature under a commitment for two seasons. The Observer leads Tuesday morning, immediately his first training session and will then be presented to the press.
KV Mechelen fired Monday after just three matches in 1B trainer Denis of District. The Dutchman followed in January Aleksandar Janković. He wasn’t able to KV Mechelen for the degradation to avoid. Also this season, easily the not. After three days is Mechelen with two points on a shared last place. The first two days there was gelijkgespeeld, last Friday was there in their own stadium with a 1-2 lost of Lommel.
That defeat cheated Of District’s Monday with his resignation. Long waited KV Mechelen not with his successor. Wouter Vrancken leads Tuesday, his first workout with the red cross and will then be presented to the press. Vrancken was the last year active as an assistant-coach at KV Kortrijk. Previously, he was head coach at Lommel SK and THES Tessenderlo.
“I am particularly pleased that I have this opportunity and do everything in my power to ambitions”, he says in a first reaction after signing his contract. “We follow Wouter Vrancken already a long time and he has given us during several conversations with a very clear vision convinced,” says major Olivier Somers. “He is a young, ambitious coach, KV Mechelen know, and in the DNA of our club fits. He knows what it is like to be each week with pride, the yellow-red colors to defend.”