The players of Anderlecht will be wearing on Sunday in the league game against Royal Excel Mouscron-shirts with the name Rob Rensenbrink on it. The Dutchman passed away on Friday at the age of 72.
Rensenbrink is known to be one of the best football players of all time, but spent the greater part of his spelersloopbaan in Belgium. Born in Amsterdam, was from 1969 until 1971, under a contract with Club Brugge and wears from 1971 to 1980, the t-shirt of Anderlecht.
When Anderlecht won Rensenbrink among others, two-time european Cup II, with two league titles and the national cup. In 2008, it was the ‘snake-man’ voted as the best player ever, the Belgian football club, which is now, of course, expanded to a standstill after the death of Rensenbrink.
Since Tuesday, there is also a book of condolence at the official fan shop of Anderlecht, where there is a special herdenkingsruimte the front of the field has been set up. Supporters will be able to be there for the next few days, with a final message.
In addition, the players of Anderlecht on Sunday with the special Rensenbrink-shirts that pay tribute to the clubicoon. The competition, at Excel Asia will begin at 18: 00.
‘Snake-man’ Rensenbrink was a “man of the ball in the post’