Although it could be argued that a degree of momentum looks to be swinging across Belgium in an easterly direction (ie to Genk and Liège) as we approach the home straight of the Jupiler Pro League title race, it is easy to forget the current custodians of the trophy, namely Anderlecht. They have been victims… Read More There’s still plenty of spirit left in the Purple Hearts
In the wake of last night’s 3-0 victory over 10-man Lokeren, Standard Liège coach Dominique D’Onofrio felt that “perhaps Standard will be the surprise” but insisted that the Coupe de Belgique/Beker van België final against Cercle Brugge remained the number one priority before settling down for a beer or two. Striker Mbaye Leye was quietly… Read More Are Standard Liège rouching towards the title?
Racing Genk are a side who have come a long way in the space of sixteen months. They are also a side who are not completely unaccustomed to being at the summit of Belgian football, having won the league in 1999 and 2002. In recent seasons since their second place in 2007, they had grossly… Read More Racing Genk let momentum slip as title race intensifies