It took a long time for Club Brugge to make certain of the win but two goals in injury time helped condemn Cercle to yet another defeat as Blauw-Zwart came out on top in the Brugge derby. Oscar Duarte, ex-Cercle striker Eidur Gudjohnsen and Vadis Odjidja were all on target. If this is to be… Read More Cercle Brugge 0-3 Club Brugge: Eidur Gudjohsen has the last laugh against his former club
Olympiacos u21 – Anderlecht u21 After the surprise and disappointment of last night’s home defeat to Zulte Waregem, attention at Anderlecht turns to their under-21 team, who meet Olympiacos in the last 16 of the NextGen Series. Paarswit defeated Tottenham in their final group stage game to qualify from a group also containing Barcelona and… Read More Anderlecht take on Olympiacos in the NextGen Series
Franck Berrier’s 72nd minute goal was enough to give Zulte Waregem an historic maiden win away to league leaders Anderlecht. The sensational result puts Francky Dury’s men six points behind the champions with a game in hand to come on Sunday against Charleroi with the top six having their points halved for the play-offs. It… Read More Anderlecht 0-1 Zulte Waregem: Franck Berrier’s goal gives Belgium a title race!
Tonight sees the top two in Belgium go head-t0-head with just two full rounds of the regular season to play. Neither side has tasted defeat in the league since November, remaining unbeaten for 30 matches between them. That one of the sides is Belgium’s biggest club and most crowned league champion Anderlecht is no surprise… Read More Anderlecht – Zulte Waregem Preview: The championship challengers at the crossroads
Results KAA Gent 2-0 Cercle Brugge Beerschot 1-3 Lierse KV Mechelen 1-2 OH Leuven Kortrijk 0-1 Mons Waasland-Beveren 0-0 Lokeren Charleroi P-P Zulte Waregem Club Brugge 2-2 Anderlecht Standard Liège 0-0 Racing Genk Beerschot and Lierse had the most to play for this weekend as they took each other on in the knowledge that the… Read More Jupiler Pro League Round 28: Lierse win vital relegation scrap, Standard and Genk disappoint
Club Brugge came very close to ending Anderlecht’s long fourteen game unbeaten run in the league but John van den Brom’s supersubs Demy De Zeeuw and Samuel Armenteros combined to snatch a 2-2 draw in the closing minutes. Garrido had opted for a robust starting eleven with Ryan Donk moving forward into midfield and Eidur… Read More Club Brugge 2-2 Anderlecht: Armenteros’ maiden goal rescues a point for the champions
Club Brugge v Anderlecht In the build up to this game, Anderlecht coach John van den Brom has talked of killing off Club Brugge’s faint title hopes for good, presumably with the same sort of ruthlessness that led the league leaders to win the reverse fixture 6-1 in Brussels. An away victory would open up… Read More Super Sunday in the snow – Club Brugge/Anderlecht & Standard Liège/Racing Genk
KAA Gent – Cercle Brugge It has been a busy but unsuccessful week for Belgium’s bottom club Cercle, who lost 0-1 at home to Standard and then 2-1 in Charleroi in midweek despite going ahead through Gregory Mertens. Experienced duo Hans Cornelis and Tim Smolders are missing for Foeke Booy’s men, who in truth have… Read More Jupiler Pro League Round 28 Saturday Preview: A relegation six-pointer and a Waasland derby
I will be saying a lot more on the shock resignation of Charleroi boss Yannick Ferrera in the days to come but for the moment, it is sufficient to say that the news hardly constitutes ideal preparation for the last side to defeat Anderlecht in the league. That Saturday evening in Hainaut was perhaps the… Read More Anderlecht – Charleroi preview: Ferrera is gone, the champions come full circle
Just trying something out. I hope it works! First up is Thorgan Hazard’s long range strike, which gave Zulte Waregem the lead away to Lokeren in the battle of 2nd v 4th: Walter Fernandez Balufo’s equaliser to get a point for Lokeren: Next up we have Jelle Vossen’s double against Beerschot: We finish with Laurent… Read More Thorgan Hazard’s wondergoal and more JPL video highlights!