K. Berchem Sport


K. Berchem Sport is a Belgian association football club based in the district of Berchem in the municipality of Antwerp and currently playing in the Belgian Second Amateur Division. It has formerly played in the first division.

K. Berchem Sport
Full nameKoninklijk Berchem Sport
Nickname(s)Geel-zwart, Rooiploeg
Founded13 Aug 1906 (creation athletic club)
22 Apr 1908 (creation football club)
1908 (registration)
GroundLudo Coeckstadion,
Berchem
Capacity13,607[1]
ChairmanHugo Claesen
ManagerFrank Magerman
LeagueBelgian Second Amateur Division
2018–19Belgian Second Amateur Division B

The club was founded in 1906 and became a member of the FA two years later. It received the matricule n°28 in 1926. Five years later, it added the prefix Royal to its name, then changed this prefix to its Dutch counterpart Koninklijk in 1967.

Current squad


Updated 10 May 2020.[2]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK  BEL Bruno Appels
2 DF  BEL Jeroen Van Den Driessche
5 DF  BEL Mats Joris
6 MF  BEL Tom Vermeire
7 FW  NED Jelle van Kruijssen
9 FW  BEL Ilias El Yazidi
10 MF  BEL Bart Cornelissen
13 MF  BEL Jamie Meseure
14 MF  BEL Nesta Vallez
15 MF  BEL Thomas Verstraelen
16 DF  BEL Arno De Kuyffer
17 MF  BEL Roni Juniku
18 GK  BEL Byron Van Buynder
No. Pos. Nation Player
19 DF  BEL Ken Spies
20 DF  BEL Lex Loridon
21 FW  BEL Bas Saillart
22 FW  BEL Leander Beirlant
23 FW  BEL Roy Mauro
24 DF  BEL Brent Peers
25 FW  BEL Achraf El Addouly
26 GK  BEL Jannis Milbou
27 DF  BEL Light Nwokoro
28 FW  BEL Gregory Lambrechts
29 MF  BEL Enes Temiz
FW  BEL Rik De Kuyffer (on loan from Lommel)

Coaching staff


Updated 3 April 2018[3]

  • Manager: Kevin Van Haesendonck
  • Assistant: Danny van Leuven
  • Goalkeeper coach: Bob Peeters

Other staff

  • Sporting director: Marc De Mulder
  • Team scout: Patrick Illegems
  • Doctor: Peter Verspeelt

Honours


References