Robert Waseige

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Robert Waseige
Personal information
Date of birth (1939-08-26) 26 August 1939 (age 74)
Place of birth Rocourt, Belgium
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1959–1963 R.F.C. de Liège
1963–1970 Racing White Brussels
1970–1973 K.F.C. Winterslag
Teams managed
1971–1976 K.F.C. Winterslag
1976–1979 Standard Liège
1979–1981 K.F.C. Winterslag
1981–1983 K.S.C. Lokeren
1983–1992 R.F.C. de Liège
1992–1994 R. Charleroi S.C.
1994–1996 Standard Liège
1996 Sporting Clube de Portugal
1997–1999 R. Charleroi S.C.
1999–2002 Belgium
2002 Standard Liège
2004 Algeria
2005 FC Brussels
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Robert Waseige (born 26 August 1939 in Rocourt) is a Belgian football manager and a former player. He became the coach of Belgium before the Euro 2000 and lead Belgium to the second round at the 2002 World Cup.

He then left the national as he had signed a contract with Standard Liège prior to the 2002 World Cup tournament. After a deceiving start in the Jupiler League he was fired by the club and replaced by caretaker Dominique D'Onofrio. He later managed Algeria. Waseige also managed several other clubs: Winterslag, FC Liège, Lokeren, Charleroi, FC Brussels and Sporting in Portugal. As a player, he wore the shirts of FC Liège, Racing White and Winterslag. He has been for some time a consultant for BeTV, a Belgian private TV channel.

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