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Basile Boli will Trofee Raymond Goethals award, as a tribute to his ex-coach

Basile Boli Monday will the Trophy Raymond Goethals 2018 handing over to Marc Brys (STVV), Philippe Clement (KRC Genk) or Ivan Leko (Club Brugge). Those are the three nominees for the award.

The former French international (45 caps) played under Raymond Goethals at Marseille. In 1993, made the ex-defender against AC Milan the only goal in the final of the first edition of the Champions League. Until today, Goethals is the only Belgian trainer who has managed the kampioenenbal to win.

The relationship between Boli and Goethals is always deeply, remained intact. After the death of ‘The Magician’ in december 2004 if Boli his coffin in the Basilica of Koekelberg.

The jury awarded with the Trophy Raymond Goethals, Belgian trainer (or coach with dual nationality, such as Leko) over the last year, the best answered on the figure of Raymond Goethals, his way of working and your passion.

The distinction is, since 2011, awarded annually. The jury is composed of under more ex-coaches and other influential figures from the Belgian football world. Eric Gerets (former coach of Morocco) was the first winner. Then won Peter Maes (Lokeren), Francky Dury (Zulte Waregem), Marc Wilmots (Red Devils), Hein Vanhaezebrouck (AA Gent), Michel Preud’homme (Club Brugge) and Felice Mazzu (Charleroi).

The price is on Monday, december 3 presented in the stadium of RWDM.

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