Anderlecht lost points in the last match of the league. This means the Mauves will start the playoffs with just a two-point headstart. Anderlecht returned with one point from Ghent after a 1-1 draw.
The home team was the better side the whole time, but Proto kept Van der Bruggen from scoring. Mboyo hit the post and Arzo stood offside when he scored. Anderlecht proved to be deadly efficient when Jovanovic scored out of Anderlecht's first chance five minutes before half time: 0-1.
After the break, the fans saw more of the same: an inefficient Ghent created chanced but couldn't score. Five minutes before the end, Proto saved a header from Kola but the linesman incorrectly judge the ball had crossed the line. This way, the match ended in a draw. Deschacht got a red card in the last seconds of the game.