Eagles captain of Feyenoord

Karim El Ahmadi is the new captain of Feyenoord.

The 32-year-old midfielder is the successor of Dirk Kuyt, who after winning the League title last season ended his career. Trainer Giovanni van Bronckhorst made his choice for the Moroccan international Friday during the training camp of the Rotterdam-team in Austria known to its players group.

EB is on his second term working at Feyenoord. The former player of FC Twente, Al Ahli and Aston Villa previously played by 2008 to mid-2012 in the tub. He returned in the summer of 2014 in the South of Rotterdam.

EB can Feyenoord Saturday in Austria in his new role inputs in the exhibition game against SC Freiburg.