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Erick Mombaerts (born 21 April 1955) is a French football manager and former player.

Erick Mombaerts
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Mombaerts (right)
Personal information
Date of birth (1955-04-21) 21 April 1955 (age 64)
Place of birth Chantecoq, France[1]
Playing position Midfielder[2]
Club information
Current team
Melbourne City (manager)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1975–1978 US Nœux-les-Mines[1]
1978–1984 ÉDS Montluçon[1]
Teams managed
1987–1988 Paris Saint-Germain
1989–1990 Guingamp
1992 Cannes
2001–2006 Toulouse
2007–2008 France U18
2008–2012 France U21
2012–2014 Le Havre
2015–2018 Yokohama F. Marinos
2019– Melbourne City
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Coaching careerEdit

Mombaerts began his coaching career with Paris Saint-Germain, taking charge between October 1987 and February 1988.[3] Mombaerts was manager of Guingamp during the 1989–90 season.[3] He then managed Cannes between January 1992 and December 1992,[3] and Toulouse from 2001 to 2006.[3] While with Toulouse he won the Ligue 2 championship in 2003.[4]

After coaching their under-18 team, Mombaerts became manager of the French under-21 team in April 2008.[4] He left that position in October 2012.[5]

Mombaerts became manager at Le Havre in December 2012.[6] He resigned in December 2014.[7]

He was appointed as the head coach of Japanese club Yokohama F. Marinos in December 2014.[8]

Mombaerts stepped down as head coach of the Marinos at the succession of the 2017 Emperor's Cup, on 1 January 2018.[9][10]

Mombaerts was appointed manager of Melbourne City on 27 June 2019. [11]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Erick Mombaerts". footballdatabase.eu. Retrieved 26 January 2019.
  2. ^ Gardel, Benjamin (23 November 2011). "Que sont-ils devenus : L'ancien milieu de l'EDSM est à la tête de l'équipe de France Espoirs depuis 2008". La Montagne (in French). Retrieved 26 January 2019.
  3. ^ a b c d Erik Garin (12 July 2007). "France - Trainers of First and Second Division Clubs". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 31 May 2008. Retrieved 20 December 2014.
  4. ^ a b "France U21s turn to Mombaerts". UEFA. 29 April 2008. Archived from the original on 3 May 2008. Retrieved 20 December 2014.
  5. ^ "Mombaerts taken off France case". UEFA. 18 October 2012. Archived from the original on 20 December 2014. Retrieved 20 December 2014.
  6. ^ "Erick Mombaerts est le nouvel entraîneur du HAC" (in French). Le Havre AC. 21 December 2012. Retrieved 20 December 2014.
  7. ^ "Mombaerts quitte le club!" (in French). L'Equipe. 10 December 2014. Retrieved 20 December 2014.
  8. ^ "Yokohama F・Marinos name Erick Mombaerts as new head coach". Yokohama F. Marinos. 16 December 2014. Retrieved 24 December 2014.
  9. ^ "Marinos announce hiring of ex-Australia coach Ange Postecoglou". The Japan Times. 19 December 2017.
  10. ^ "Marinos' Erick Mombaerts to step down after season". The Japan Times. 2 November 2017.
  11. ^ "Melbourne City FC Appoints Erick Mombaerts as Head Coach". Melbourne City FC.

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