KDB Cup spoils its volunteers

On Sunday, Sept. 11, the canteen of brand-new nationaler KVE Drongen was packed at noon. Not for a home game of the first team, but for an apero with delicious snacks and an extensive cold buffet offered by the VZW KDB as a thank you to all those who dedicate all year for the KDB Cup. [...]

KDB Cup donates almost 4,000 euros to the non-profit organization Akibu

Nothing but beaming faces on the sun-drenched Keiskant complex in Drongen, as VRT face Aster Nzeyimana travelled with his parents to the grounds of the brand new national KVE. A first, just like the fact that KDB Cup chairman Paul Naudts was able to give the Nzeyimana family some happy news. In consultation with the other captains Christophe Stienlet, Erik [...]

GU15 KVE show themselves stronger than U16 of KAA Gent Ladies

After their Drongen peers of the provincial team (yesterday against the U14 of KAA Gent), the regional U15 of KVE Drongen also got a nice boost after a long season. As the final piece of day 1 of the KDB Cup, they took to the field against... the U16 KAA Gent Ladies. A special 'intersexual' encounter. At [...]

KDB Cup 2022, day 1: thousands of fans enjoy in true festival atmosphere

On Saturday 28 May, day 1 of the festive 5th edition of the Kevin De Bruyne Cup, thousands of soccer fans came to Drongen to see the future of European top soccer at work. The youngest also came in large numbers to have their picture taken and receive an autograph from 'King' Kevin De Bruyne. He came [...]

U15 KVE Drongen loses with smallest difference against U14 KAA Gent

After the BV tournament at the KDB Cup on Friday, May 27, the U15 of home team KVE Drongen played the U14 of KAA Gent. A nice gift for the youngsters from Drongen who finished the 2021-'22 season in fourth place. The Buffaloes eventually won with the smallest difference: it became 2-3. Coach Steve Cooreman [...]

Team Christophe wins BV tournament KDB Cup 2022

Team Christophe has won the BV tournament at the Kevin De Bruyne Cup 2022. Stienlet and his companions defeated the team of "Slimste Mens" Erik Van Looy in the final. Under a bright summer sun, 1,500 spectators enjoyed the skills of the showbiz celebrities and old soccer legends. Big surprise: Kevin De Bruyne himself showed up at the [...]

Kevin De Bruyne comes to the KDB Cup on Saturday

The long season is over for Manchester City. The Citizens finally became champions again in the Premier League after a true nail-biter. And success manager Pep Guardiola counts with Kevin De Bruyne the best player in the English league in his ranks. The many internationals do not get much vacation, because the first appointments for the [...]

Showbiz stars and soccer legends at pre-opening party edition KDB Cup

On Friday 27 May 2022, the day before the fifth edition of the Kevin De Bruyne Cup, dozens of professional and former soccer players will descend on the grounds of KVE Drongen to compete. Captains Aster Nzeyimana, Erik Van Looy, Christophe Stienlet and Piet den Boer each sent a brilliant team into the field. The first match [...]

Kevin De Bruyne drew for the anniversary edition of his KDB Cup

Between his busy playing and working schedule, the now thirty-year-old pivot of the Citizens in hometown Manchester made time for the draw of the 5th KDB Cup, the renowned international U15 tournament that takes place on May 28 and 29 at the grounds of the East Flanders first-provincial KVE Drongen. Two of the current semi-finalists in the Champions [...]