Vital Heynen is on Saturday the Polish gala was elected Coach of the Year. The 49-year-old Heynen conquered at the end of september with the Polish volleymannen gold at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in the Italian Turin. For Poland it was the second gold world CHAMPIONSHIP medal in a row, the third in total.
In 2014 picked up Heynen and Germany bronze at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS. From the beginning of 2017 to February 2018 was he started to work as coach of the Belgian volleymannen. In his first year were the Red Dragons on the EK is still good for a surprising fourth place.
In Belgium ended Heynen at the end of last year on the third place in the election of the Coach of the Year. That award went to the Spaniard Roberto Martinez.