KV Mechelen will this season, is no longer able to do Jules Van Cleemput. The right rear of Malinwa have to go under the knife for a lingering ankle injury to be treated and will serve four months out.
The 21-year-old Van Cleemput troubles for a while with his ankle, and had to take the matches played against Beerschot Wilrijk and Westerlo, all on a no-go. “After several studies it is Friday afternoon, decided to take him to operate,” according to KV Mechelen on the clubwebsite.
A date for the surgery is not yet fixed. Once that is done, will Van Cleemput four months to convalesce. Therefore, he misses the title and the cup final against AA Gent. (belga)