For his first transfer window at Sporting, Peter Verbeke managed to make money without touching the team’s foundation.
When he agreed to become Anderlecht’s sports director on 15 February, Peter Verbeke faced an equation with three unknowns. And it seemed insoluble: to strengthen the team while taking in money without forgetting to lighten the core too big. We wondered if it would not have been better to contact Tom Cruise directly. And yet, less than two weeks before the closure of a summer transfer window that extends until the autumn, Verbeke’s impossible mission is a real success.