|Full name||Koen Persoons|
|Date of birth||12 July 1983|
|Place of birth||Aalst, Belgium|
|Height||1.79 m (5 ft 10 1⁄2 in)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18 January 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
He is a defensive midfielder.
Persoons made his first team debut with Eendracht Aalst. When the team went bankrupt, he signed for Aalst rivals FC Denderleeuw, who became FCV Dender after their merge with Verbroedering Denderhoutem. He became popular quite quickly, and was even nicknamed Biglia by his coach Jean-Pierre Van De Velde. Even though Dender became Belgian Second Division champions in 2007, Persoons chose to sign for KV Mechelen who were also playing in Second Division. As KV Mechelen won the playoffs a few weeks later, they promoted toger with Dender to the highest level of Belgian football.
- Koen Persoons player info at the official KV Mechelen website (Dutch)
- Koen Persoons player info at sporza.be (Dutch)
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