Head coach, Royal Belgian Football Association / Voetbal Vlaanderen

Arno Van den Abbeel

Arno Van den Abbeel is technical coördinator at the Women’s Football Acadamy (WFA,Leuven) and assistant-coach of OH Leuven Women (Score Super League), he combines his job with a role as head coach of the Belgian U15 boys squad. Arno has a Master degree in Movement Sciences and is a UEFA-A licensed coach.

A decade of experience as a high performance coach within the RBFA, he helped develop players like Aster Vranckx (Wolfsburg), Hannah Eurlings (OHL & Red Flames), Romeo Lavia (Man City), and many more.

His main role in the Women’s Football Academy is to guard and develop the high performance culture (detection, formation & programmation).


“(Individualization of) the postformation phase in the Women’s Football Academy“

How to translate a game model into individual profiles and how to create a game plan focusing on connecting the game model & individual profiles against different opponents exploiting weakness and controlling strengths of the opponent.

How we stimulate self-regulation by giving ownership to players in de development of a Personal Action Plan (PAP) and how to integrate individualized training sessions in the periodization of the team.

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