The president of the Zamalek Club, Murtada Mansour, announced the hiring of Belgian trainer Franky Vercauteren to lead the training of the first football team at the Zamalek Club.
Franky Vercauteren was born on the 28th of October 1956 and played at the center of the left-wing of the Belgian team, as well as the Belgian Anderlecht club, and then turned directly into the soccer practice.
The player Franky Vercauteren began his ball career at the Belgian Anderlecht club in the ranks of the group's emerging, and then he was stepped up to play with the first team, played by Franky Vercauteren with the Belgian Anderlecht club for 12 years, from 1975 to 1987.
The player was involved in 367 matches, and was able to record 93 goals, and he got a 4-time Belgian league club with the Anderlecht, and he got the trophy twice, and I twice on the title of the Belgian Super Cup, he got 5 European championships such as the European Cup twice, the European super once, and the European League once.
The player then moved to Nantes, the French club, and was able to play 78 full games between 1987 and 1990, and managed to register 19 goals with the team.
He then moved to play in the ranks of the Belgian club Rieng White Dierong Mulnabek and played with them between 1990 and 1993 and participated in 50 full games and scored four goals.
Franky Vercauteren played with the Belgian national team 63 games that enabled him to register on 9 occasions, participated in the 1986 Cup finals, managed to obtain the fourth position of the team, and participated also at the 1982 World Cup championship, he also participated in the # Euro 1984, and did not participate in the # Euro 1980 based on the trainer's selections and then the Belgian team won the second place in the tournament.
Franky Vercauteren in the training world:
He ended up as a baseball player and went to training, and began his training career with the Kee in Mchelin Club for three years, and then went on to train the first team for a year.
He then moved to the Belgian Anderlecht club and served as assistant coach from 1999 to 2005, after which he led the first team from 2005 to 2007, he won the Belgian league twice, and the Super Cup twice, and did not reconcile to get the Belgian Cup.
After that, the Belgian team trained in 2009 and did not last long with the team and left the training in the same year, Franky Vercauteren took over training of the Belgian gene club in 2009 until 2011, he was able to achieve the Belgian League Championship, as well as the Belgian super.
He went on to train the Al Jazeera club and continued his training for one season, and then went to Portugal to train the sporting Club of Lisbon and continued with the team for one year.
He moved to Russia to train the "Creila Sovatov Samara" club from 2014 to 2016 in the Russian second class, and was able to climb the team to the excellent Russian league.
He returned to the Arab region this year in 2017 after Murtada Mansour announced his contract to train the Zamalek club in the Egyptian Premier League for the current 2017/2018 season.