Engelaar rejects Feyenoord
By Jeffrey Glorie
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Orlando Engelaar is to stay at Genk after rejecting the overtures of Feyenoord.Orlando Engelaar is to stay at Genk after rejecting the overtures of Feyenoord.
The 25-year-old midfielder has been tracked by Feyenoord boss Erwin Koeman as he looks to find a replacement for Bart Goor.
With Goor's departure to Anderlecht leaving a big hole in his playing staff, Koeman is keen to fill the void as quickly as possible.
Engelaar had been mooted as a realistic target but Feyenoord have received little encouragement from the player.
Engelaar actually started his career at Feyenoord but never made the grade at De Kuip and it now appears unlikely that he will return to Holland.