CASTEELS, Eddy

Position : Head Coach
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Date of birth : 19/08/1960
Team : Port of Antwerp Giants

Career/clubs: Eddy CASTELS was Lucien VAN KERSSCHAEVER's assistant coach in Racing Mechelen (88-94); in 1995, he accompagnied its team in Antwerpen (merger with Merksem, Pitzemburg and Sobabee Antwerpen); head coach RB Antwerpen (95-00); head coach Athlon Ieper (00-01); head coach Base/Telindus Oostende (nov01- feb04); head coach RBC Verviers Pepinster (04-06); head coach Spirou Basket (06- feb 08); head coach Port of Anwerp Giants sinds August 2008

Awards : Belgian Championships 1999-2000 and 2001-2002. Belgian Cup in 2000 and 2002. Coach of the year in 2000, 2002 and 2009. Korac Cup's semi final in 2001.

Miscellaneous : writer of Time-Out, mai 2007.

Belgian Lions : Head Coach sinds 2005 (took over from Giovanni BOZZI). Has coached its 1st Belgian National Team's game on August 3rd 2005 in Tampere (Finland) Belgium - Austria 76-58. Has qualified Belgian Lions for back-to-back EuroBasket 2011-2013

Statistics : 109 games 51 victories (47,6%) -57 defeats - 1 draw

Statistics E.K. Qualif. Games : 25 victories - 19 defeats

Statistics Euro Games : 0 victory - 5 defeats