K. Berchem Sport

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K. Berchem Sport
Full name Koninklijk Berchem Sport
Nickname(s) Geel-zwart, Rooiploeg
Founded Aug 13, 1906 (creation athletic club)
Apr 22, 1908 (creation football club)
1908 (registration)
Ground Ludo Coeckstadion,
Berchem
Ground Capacity 13,607 (2,687 Seated)
Chairman Belgium Hugo Claesen
Manager Stef Van de Velde
League Belgian First Amateur Division
2016–17 Belgian Second Amateur Division B, 1st promoted

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 First Amateur Division. It has formerly played in the first division.

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[edit]

As of 17 November 2017.[1]

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

No. Position Player
1 Belgium GK Bruno Appels
3 Belgium DF Joachim De Wilde
4 Belgium DF Matti Van Minnebruggen
6 Belgium DF Boris Bleriot Kamneng Djoum
7 Netherlands FW Jelle van Kruijssen
8 Belgium MF Jawad Absisan
9 Belgium MF Mbani Bimbo Maluka
10 Belgium FW Dimitri Hairemans
11 Belgium MF Leandro Zorbo
14 Belgium MF Tim Verstraeten
15 Belgium MF Kevin De Jonghe
No. Position Player
16 Belgium MF Laurens Debruyn
17 Belgium MF Stef van den Heuvel
18 Belgium GK Pierre-Marie Huntz
19 Belgium MF Thomas Vande Velde
21 Belgium FW Bas Saillart
23 Belgium FW Roy Mauro
24 Belgium DF Senne Van Dooren
26 Nigeria GK Jordy Huysmans
27 Belgium DF Light Nwokoro
29 Belgium FW Gregory Carrez
32 Belgium MF Leander Beirlant

Coaching staff[edit]

Updated 28 December 2015[2]

  • Manager: Belgium Stef Van de Velde
  • Assistant: Belgium Kevin Van Haesendonck
  • Goalkeeper coach: Belgium Bob Peeters

Other staff[edit]

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

Honours[edit]

References[edit]