Pro League play-offs calendar revealed: Anderlecht begin against Genk, Standard go to Club Brugge

The Pro League have revealed the fixture list for the upcoming play-offs, which get underway on Saturday 30 March with Zulte Waregem hosting Lokeren. League leaders Anderlecht start and finish the ten game sprint at the Constant Vanden Stock while Standard Liège’s trip to Club Brugge is perhaps the most enticing opening match on April… Read More Pro League play-offs calendar revealed: Anderlecht begin against Genk, Standard go to Club Brugge

Jupiler Pro League Round 30: Zulte Waregem close the gap again, Standard lose limply to Lokeren

Results Beerschot 3-1 Cercle Brugge Charleroi 3-0 Waasland-Beveren Club Brugge 3-0 Lierse KAA Gent 1-1 Anderlecht KV Mechelen 2-3 Zulte Waregem Kortrijk 0-0 OH Leuven Mons 1-5 Racing Genk Standard Liège 0-2 Lokeren As the Formula One season began this weekend,  the chequered flag come down on the regular season of the Jupiler Pro League.… Read More Jupiler Pro League Round 30: Zulte Waregem close the gap again, Standard lose limply to Lokeren

Belgian Football News 15/3: Pacovski talks up Eden Hazard, Fernández staying at KAA Gent, Vanden Borre is back

Pacovski highlights the danger of Hazard ahead of Belgium – FYR Macedonia. FYR Macedonia and KV Mechelen goalkeeper Tome Pacovski has said that Eden Hazard is the player he fears the most ahead of this month’s World Cup qualifiers with Belgium. “Hazard is the most dangerous player at the moment. However I’m also thinking of… Read More Belgian Football News 15/3: Pacovski talks up Eden Hazard, Fernández staying at KAA Gent, Vanden Borre is back

Belgian Football News 14/03: Vossen & Pocognoli recalled for Belgium, Kompany is 50-50, Vadis dreams of England

Marc Wilmots names Belgium squad to face FYR Macedonia Belgium coach Marc Wilmots has announced a 25-man squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifying double-header against FYR Macedonia. Jelle Vossen and Sébastien Pocognoli are handed recalls but there is no place for Cagliari midfielder Radja Nainggolan, in-form Genk leftback Derrick Tshimanga or veteran striker Igor… Read More Belgian Football News 14/03: Vossen & Pocognoli recalled for Belgium, Kompany is 50-50, Vadis dreams of England

Belgian Football News – 12/03/13: Trouble in Antwerpen as Beerschot’s problems mount

Beerschot ask for protection from creditors (Sporza) As if things were not bad enough on the field for Beerschot, they have taken a considerable turn for the worse off it. The club have gone to court to ask for a special judicial arrangement to be put in place, which would allow them protection from their… Read More Belgian Football News – 12/03/13: Trouble in Antwerpen as Beerschot’s problems mount

Jupiler Pro League Round 29: The pendulum swings back towards Anderlecht, Beerschot in Play-Off 3

Results Anderlecht 1-0 KV Mechelen Cercle Brugge 1-3 Mons Lierse 1-0 Kortrijk Lokeren 1-1 Charleroi OH Leuven 0-4 Standard Liège Racing Genk 3-2 KAA Gent Waasland-Beveren 3-2 Beerschot Zulte Waregem 1-2 Club Brugge. After the dramatic win in Anderlecht and a smash and grab in Charleroi, Zulte Waregem suffered a blow at just the wrong… Read More Jupiler Pro League Round 29: The pendulum swings back towards Anderlecht, Beerschot in Play-Off 3

Jupiler Pro League Round 28: Lierse win vital relegation scrap, Standard and Genk disappoint

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

Jupiler Pro League Round 28 Saturday Preview: A relegation six-pointer and a Waasland derby

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

Jupiler Pro League Round 26: Standard flop in Walloon derby, Essevee’s unbeaten streak continues

Beerschot 0-2 Racing Genk There was something of the night about this match but Mario Been’s side emerged from Antwerpen with a clean sheet, three points and a second straight win. The atmosphere was flat and Beerschot dominated the opening stages without managing a shot on target. Genk’s opening goal was therefore appropriate in the… Read More Jupiler Pro League Round 26: Standard flop in Walloon derby, Essevee’s unbeaten streak continues