Spanish football is understandably all the rage at the moment due to the overwhelming recent success of Barcelona and the Spanish national team. It is also financially ruined below the very elite sides. This has led to an exodus of players and coaches from below that top level, strangely enough to the Jupiler Pro League… Read More JPL Week 24: Club Brugge v KAA Gent: Battle of the two Spanish coaches
Week 24 Friday Standard Liège 2 – 0 Kortrijk Saturday Lokeren 18:00 Anderlecht Beerschot 20:00 Mons Waasland-Beveren 20:00 OH Leuven KV Mechelen 20:00 Racing Genk Zulte Waregem 20:00 Lierse Charleroi P – P Cercle Brugge Sunday Club Brugge 14:30 KAA Gent All the games are going ahead tonight as planned with the exception of Charleroi… Read More Jupiler Pro League Week 24: Predictions
As expected beforehand, Dieumerci Mbokani has become the recipient of the Belgian Golden Shoe. He is the third consecutive Anderlecht player to win the award, voted for by journalists among others. Mbokani’s score of 401 points was more than twice that of runner-up Jelle Vossen (Racing Genk, 178) points. Mbokani’s team-mate Silvio Proto finished third.… Read More Anderlecht striker Dieumerci Mbokani wins the Belgian Golden Shoe
This evening sees the great and the good gather in Vilvoorde to crown the winner of the Belgian Golden Shoe (de Gouden Schoen in Dutch / le Soulier d’Or in French). It is awarded to the best player in the Jupiler Pro League over the last twelve months, which means that Belgian players playing abroad… Read More Who should win the Belgian Golden Shoe?
If the winter break had whetted the appetite of fans of the Pro League eager for something to get their teeth into, then they should be entitled to a full refund following the first game of 2013. KAA Gent have been perhaps the most interesting side (perhaps some will plump for Lierse) to observe during… Read More KAA Gent 0-0 Standard Liège: Bienvenido Victor Fernández