Roda JC have named Nicolas Anelka as a consultant as they bid to urge on new formula and pierce divided from a bottom of a Eredivisie joining standings.
The Miners are now 17th in a 18-team division, with 16 points from their opening 20 games.
They finished a 2015/16 Dutch deteriorate in 14th place after being promoted from a Eerste Divisie a deteriorate earlier.
Now a bar is carefree a further of a former Real Madrid, PSG and Chelsea striker can assistance them equivocate relegation this term.
He is set to play an advisory purpose with a club’s football academy and advise on actor signings.
And his impact has reportedly already been felt, with a bar carrying sealed 21-year-old winger Lyes Houri on loan from Bastia as a outcome of a recommendation from a Frenchman.
He joins a bar following an proclamation final week that Russian-Swiss financier Aleksei Korotaev bought a minority share in a club.
A bar matter read: “(Anelka) will arrive this week and start beefing adult a bar during once.”
Roda technical executive Ton Caanen added: “When we met Nicolas in Dubai and had conversations with him about football, we immediately had a thought that we was not only traffic with a former football player, though also someone who has a really engaging thought about football in general.
“We are unapproachable that we can supplement someone of his description to the organisation. We will now plead with Aleksei Korotaev how we are going to give accurate sum on his role.”