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
Dieumerci Mbokani named as the best paid player in Belgium Twelve months ago, La Dernière Heure brought you their list of the best remunerated players in the Pro League and they’re at it again. Anderlecht striker and 2012 Golden Shoe winner Dieumerci Mbokani has edged ahead of teammate Milan Jovanovic. The Congolese earns a basic… Read More Belgian Football News 13/3/13: Mbokani tops the rich list
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
Amid the rumours, Belgian champions Anderlecht have issued a statement this afternoon concerning the future of Argentine attacker Matias Suárez, who ideally should already be a CSKA Moscow player. However, he failed a first medical back in the summer and remains on Anderlecht’s books for the time being. “The results from the second medical show… Read More Will it be third time lucky for Matias Suarez?
Sky Sports News have just broken the news that Belgian international defender Jan Vertonghen has passed a medical at Tottenham Hotspur and has officially joined the club from Ajax. You can listen to me giving my thoughts on the move among other topics related to Belgian football on TalkSport at the following link: http://www.talksport.co.uk/radio/extra-time/120709/niblock-vertonghen-fantastic-signing-spurs-176154
Cofidis Cup final – KV Kortrijk 0-1 Lokeren – Sporting triumph in adversity thanks to Harbaoui’s winner Saturday night’s Belgian cup final between Kortrijk and Lokeren provided a number of talking points despite the absence of the big five. It took Hamdi Harbaoui’s delightful finish over an advancing Darren Keet to settle the destination of… Read More Jupiler Pro League News round-up – 26 March
Today sees the second in my new daily series of news round-ups from the Belgian league. Jupiler Pro League – Milan Jovanovic revealed as the league’s top earner La Dernière Heure have published a list of the top paid players in Belgium in their new weekly magazine “DH Les Sports”. This follows on from a… Read More Jupiler Pro League News round-up – 23 March
Today begins a new daily series of news round-ups in English featuring the most important new developments in Belgian football. It goes without saying that there is a plethora of sources in French and Dutch but not English . Therefore I decided to create this new feature in order to make this wonderful if often… Read More Jupiler Pro League News round-up – 22 March