Hoogstraten VV

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Hoogstraten VV
Full name Hoogstraten Voetbalvereniging
Nickname(s) De Rooikens (The Reds)
Founded 1936
Ground Sportcomplex Seminarie,
Ground Capacity 5,000
Chairman Jan Michoel
Manager Regi Van Acker
League Belgian Second Division
2013–14 Belgian Third Division, 1st

Hoogstraten VV (Dutch: Hoogstraten Voetbalvereniging) is a Belgian football club from Hoogstraten, Antwerp. It was founded in 1936 and has red and white and team colors.

In 1964 Hoogstraten promoted for the first year from the provincial leagues into the Belgian Promotion, followed by another promotion into the Belgian Third Division in 1986. The team stayed at the third level until 2002 when the dropped again to the fourth level. After promotions in 2008 and 2013, the team played at the highest level in its existence, the Belgian Second Division, from the 2013-14 season.

Current squad[edit]

As of December 25, 2013[1]

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

No. Position Player
Netherlands FW Tom Boere (on loan from Gent)
Belgium GK Cedric Brosens
Belgium MF Bart Cornelissen
Belgium MF Niels Cox
Belgium DF Robin De Feyter
Belgium MF Karim Didi
Belgium MF Roel Engelen
Belgium DF Koen Gommers
Belgium FW Michiel Lanslots
Belgium MF Kevin Laurijssen
Morocco MF Zakaria M'Sila (on loan from Gent)
Belgium MF Yuri Meyvis
Ghana FW Ibrahim Salou
Serbia DF Milan Savić (on loan from Gent)
No. Position Player
Belgium MF Thijs Schrauwen
Belgium MF Jorne Segers
Belgium MF Julien Shikayi
Belgium DF Bob Swaegers
Netherlands MF Ruben Tilburgs
Ivory Coast FW Moussa Traoré
Belgium GK Benny Van Bael
Belgium MF Glenn Van der Linden
Belgium MF Roy Van der Linden
Belgium DF Ief Van Gansen
Belgium FW Nick Van Huffel
Belgium MF Jelle Van Weert
Belgium DF Michiel Verheyen


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