Of Lions leaves VVSB and follows Moniz as coach of FC Eindhoven
FC Eindhoven has a new trainer. The Jupiler League club in the coming season under the leadership of Wilfred van Leeuwen, who happens to of second divisionist VVSB.
The 44-year-old Of Lions is the successor of Ricardo Moniz. The Dutchman decided after a year to leave after he with Eindhoven on the eleventh place ended and the play-offs for promotion to the Premier league misliep.
VVSB frustrated by the departure of Van Leeuwen. “FC Eindhoven surprised him with concrete interest, unfortunately without contacting us. Despite the difficult time we give Wilfred this step very much.”
Van Leeuwen was since 2013 trainer of VVSB, which he in the season 2015/2016 surprisingly to the semi-finals of the KNVB-cup to be limitless. It was FC Utrecht 3-0 too strong.
Because of clauses in the contract Of Lions could VVSB the transition from the coach to prevent. FC Eindhoven has the arrival of van Leeuwen, which was previously at the helm was with Quick Boys and Westlandia, not confirmed yet.
BREAKING NEWS: Trainer Wilfred van Leeuwen, departs immediately to @FCEindhoven: https://t.co/z7AKOaea5E #VVSB
Time of placing
14:15 – 05 July 2017