GAMES The supporters have had to wait for it for a long time, but RSC Anderlecht have finally taken their first three points in play-off 1. The points will be twice as good as they were won against big rival Standard Liège.
Yari Verschaeren scored the opening goal for the Purple & White, five minutes after the break, Carcela equalized in the second half. But that tie did not last long, less than ten minutes later Ivan Santini gave Anderlecht the lead: 2-1. That was also the final score.
Goal(s): 37 'Verschaeren (1-0), 50' Carcela (1-1), 57 'Santini (2-1
Anderlecht: Didillon, Appiah, Kara, Bornauw, Cobbaut (78 'Saelemaekers), Kums, Trebel, Najar, Verschaeren (90 + 2' Gerkens), Bolasie, Santini (83 'Amuzu).
Standard: Ochoa, Cavanda, Bokadi, Kosanovic, Laifis (64 'Pocognoli), Marin, Cimirot, Lestienne (64' Balikwisha), Carcela, Halilovic (74 'Bastien), Emond
Yellow: 27 'Santini, 32' Cavanda, 41 'Lestienne, 55' Laifis, 75 'Kara, 90 + 4' Emond
Red: 11 'Bornauw
Referee: Bram Van Driessche
Stadium: Constant Vanden Stock Stadium
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