Marc Coucke throws after one year of the towel as the chairman of the Pro League, the collection of professional clubs. The current Anderlecht-chairman in a closed circle announced. Later in the day was also officially confirmed on the website of Anderlecht.
The work absorbed Coucke too much and he wanted to pay more attention to Anderlecht and his companies. In addition, it turned out to be not all clubs equally happy with his sometimes headstrong way of working. Now the work of the panel of experts with respect to the brokers is completed, decided Coucke take a step back.
“During the execution of my mandate, it has become clear that in the short term, various conflicts of interest will arise,” says Marc Coucke on the website of Anderlecht. “In the interest of the credibility of the Pro League and myself, I have no decisive role to play in vital records.”
Coucke calls for a chairman of the Pro League that is in no way with a Belgian club is affiliated. A year after the stepping down of Roger Vanden Stock, the Pro League so again looking for a new chairman.