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Belgian First Division wrap: Crucial win for Anderlecht

Belgian First Division wrap: Crucial win for Anderlecht

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Anderlecht moved six points clear atop the Belgian First Division with a 1-0 win over Mechelen on Saturday. The reigning champions took advantage of second-placed Zulte-Waregem's home loss to Club Brugge with a slender win in Brussels... Read more

Belgian First Division wrap: Cercle stuck in a rut

Belgian First Division wrap: Cercle stuck in a rut

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Nancy fell deeper into relegation trouble, while a resurgent Troyes continued their unbeaten run in Ligue 1 on Saturday. Second-half goals from Koen Weuts and Derick Ogbu guided Oud-Heverlee Leuven to a 2-1 win at Mechelen... Read more

Belgian First Division wrap: Lokeren move into European places

Belgian First Division wrap: Lokeren move into European places

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Lokeren have cemented their place in the European places after thrashing OH Leuven 6-2 in the Belgian Pro League on Saturday. In an entertaining affair, Hassan Mokulu Tembe scored two first-half goals to send the away side into halftime 2-0 up... Read more

Belgian First Division wrap: Standard, Brugge stay in touch

Belgian First Division wrap: Standard, Brugge stay in touch

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Standard Liege and Club Brugge both notched victories in the Belgian First Division on Saturday. With positions two to six on the table separated by just three points, it was important that both won to stay in touch with runaway leaders Anderlecht... Read more

Mboyo gives up Gent armband

Mboyo gives up Gent armband

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Gent captain Ilombe Mboyo has resigned as club captain with immediate effect after a dispute with supporters. The striker fired wide a 15th-minute penalty as Gent lost 2-0 to Waasland-Beveren, after which he lost his cool with fans... Read more