First division Lokeren Wednesday in a surprising statement distributed. It says to read that chairman Roger Lambrecht (87) in the club during the current season wishes to sell. “There is searched for a transferee that the club cares and has sufficient financial resources offers”, the East-Flemish.
The 87-year-old Lambert is already looking to follow-up as the strong man of the club. Last weekend names the fans the bandenmagnaat still heavy on the grain in the 0-0-draw against KV Oostende. Afterwards put Lambrecht coach Peter Maes on the street, but for the fans it was clear: the president had the butter. They demanded an explanation and a supportersdelegatie had a conversation with interim coach Arnar Vidarsson about the future of the club.
That is why the club now with a statement. “Our chairman, Mr. Lambrecht, is already more than 25 years with heart and soul for this beautiful club”, sounds. “He realizes, however, that his age led him necessarily to relatively short-term not only say goodbye to the day-to-day management of the club but also as a shareholder, the passing of the torch.”
And that should this season even happen. “The interest of the club is the priority here. A search is made to a transferee that the club cares but most of all, have sufficient financial resources available to the club again to tie in with the sporting successes of the past.” In the meantime, was already an external adviser to the club professional to assist in the search for a buyer.