At the age of 6 I already started to play soccer. From the first moment on the passion for the game was present and my interest for sports science was also launched.
I have been very lucky to play for many years at the highest level in youth competition and could experience winning the Belgian U17 championship with Standard de Liège.
At the age of 17 I made my début in 2nd division playing for KFC Diest, together with Timmy Simons, for years the captain of the Belgian national squad. Also my period as a pro player in KV Mechelen, the former European Cup Winner, will always stay in my mind.
Already during my player's period I started to work as a master physiotherapy at the University Hospital Leuven, where I could work with many very talented and professional athletes.
Today I am qualified as a Uefa A coach (youth elite and seniors) and I am an instructor "Prevention in sports injury and health education" for the Belgian Football Federation.
In the last few years I have combined my experiences as a former professional player and physiotherapist to promote and implement the MBM in different clubs and countries, like FC Lugano, Leicester City, New York, Chinese FA,...