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 01-04-2019 

 29-03-2019 

National Lottery in pole position for new stadium name

National Lottery in pole position for new stadium name

Depending on which newspaper, site or journalist brings the info, we have already heard several new names for the Constant Vanden Stock Stadium today. Lotto Park, Lotto Stadium, Lotto Dome, Lotto Center or Lotto Village, it is clear that the National Lottery is in pole position. Read more »


Verschaeren signs until 2022

Verschaeren signs until 2022

It has happened, Yari Verschaeren has extended his contract with RSC Anderlecht until 2022. The negotiations had been going on for a while and today the 17-year-old has put his signature. Much to the delight of Michaël Verchueren, Jean Kindermans and probably also the supporters. Read more »


Roef says goodbye and confirms departure

Roef says goodbye and confirms departure

Davy Roef will no longer play for Waasland-Beveren next season, the club has officially announced this. The club, however, wanted to go far for the goalkeeper, but he chose to look for other places, "A purely sporting choice", he says. Read more »



Wanted: date on which Verschaeren can take exams

Wanted: date on which Verschaeren can take exams

Yari Verschaeren is currently living the dream of every young football player. But that also involves a lot of planning and pressure. Verschaeren is in his final year of economics and mathematics and has to take exams just like everyone else. And that too is a priority for club and player. Read more »


Genk stars with injury concerns

Genk stars with injury concerns

Racing Genk has some worries before the first game of the playoffs, tomorrow against Anderlecht. Star player Leandro Trossard and top scorer Ally Samatta have both returned from the national team with minor injuries. Samatta didn't train on Wednesday.. Read more »



 28-03-2019 

No trainer survives without taking prizes

No trainer survives without taking prizes

There is a good chance that Fred Rutten will be asked another question about his future at RSC Anderlecht tomorrow. We can already tell you that the trainer will respond evasively and so does Michaël Verschueren: "The results will probably decide". Read more »


 27-03-2019 

Can Champions League convince Bolasie?

Can Champions League convince Bolasie?

Yannick Bolasie returns to his mother club Everton at the end of the season. Or is there a chance that he might just extend his lease with RSC Anderlecht? Perhaps, provided that Purple & White will play Champions League next season. Read more »


Vranjes spends the night in a closed center

Vranjes spends the night in a closed center

The last weekend the players of RSC Anderlecht got a few days off. Ognjen Vranjes took advantage of those days to visit his family in Banja Luka. A brief escape from all the unrest in Belgium, until he returned. His residence permit had expired and he was considered illegal. Read more »


Scout exchanges Anderlecht for Ajax

Scout exchanges Anderlecht for Ajax

Angelo De Gruyter has been active full-time as scout for RSC Anderlecht for the past three years. In total he worked for purple and white for 17 years. But that is now coming to an end, De Gruyter is going to scout for Ajax. Read more »



Dimata nominated for Ebony Shoe

Dimata nominated for Ebony Shoe

The five nominees for the Ebony Shoe are known and one player is from Anderlecht. Landry Dimata has a chance to be awarded on May 6 as best player from Africa or with African roots in our competition. Read more »



 26-03-2019 

Obradovic declined starting place with Serbia

Obradovic declined starting place with Serbia

Would he be a bit disappointed now, Ivan Obradovic? The Serb thanked for the national team last week to focus entirely on Anderlecht. Filip Mladenovic, who was called up in Obradovic's place, played the entire game against Portugal yesterday. Read more »


Anderlecht scores 4/10 financially

Anderlecht scores 4/10 financially

Today, Het Nieuwsblad publishes an analysis of the annual accounts of the sixteen first division teams last season. Anderlecht made a loss of 6.4 million euros in 2017-2018. Figures that could cause sporting problems from next season. Read more »




Saief will probably not stay at Cincinnati

Saief will probably not stay at Cincinnati

Kenny Saief is doing well at FC Cincinnati, but the chances are low that the American team will use the purchase option. That is because it is way too high according to his agent. And so Saief may return to RSC Anderlecht after his rental period. Read more »


These referees will be active in play-off 1

These referees will be active in play-off 1

The Belgian Football Association has announced its selection of referees and linesmen for play-off 1. New this season is that the referees go into isolation one day before the game in the National Football Center in Tubize. Read more »


 25-03-2019 

Kompany elected best foreign defender

Kompany elected best foreign defender

Vincent Kompany has been elected best foreign defender ever in the Premier League in England. The voting competition was organized by the BBC. Kompany was recently in Belgium where he spoke with chairman Marc Coucke. Read more »


Van Holsbeeck registered as agent

Van Holsbeeck registered as agent

The profession of agent is apparently popular with the former managers of RSC Anderlecht. After Luc Devroe, Herman Van Holsbeeck has now also registered as an agent. MMEL Sports Company is the name of Van Holsbeeck's new company. Read more »



 24-03-2019 

Morioka resumes training

Morioka resumes training

Ryota Morioka has resumed training at Charleroi after his injury. The Japanese is fit and ready for play-off 2. Kenny Saief already fell in for the first time for his rental club FC Cincinnatti. Read more »


Three days off for first team

Three days off for first team

Fred Rutten trained the past few days with a limited core due to international obligations. But now it is quiet on the training grounds of RSC Anderlecht. The remaining players were given three days' off and are only expected back on the field on Monday. Read more »


 22-03-2019 

No minutes of play for Zulj and Milic

No minutes of play for Zulj and Milic

Anderlecht players Peter Zulj (photo) and Antonio Milic stayed on the bench for 90 minutes with their national team. Zulj saw Austria lose with 0-1 from Poland. Milic saw Croatia win against Azerbaijan with 2-1. Read more »



Bolasie gets rest with Congo

Bolasie gets rest with Congo

According to Congolese media, Yannick Bolasie has been given some rest by the Congolese national coach. It is not about an injury but about a recuperation period. His appearance for the match against Liberia on March 24 would not be jeopardized. Read more »




 21-03-2019 

Golden Generation Arena

Golden Generation Arena

 If you still had doubts, the Eurostadion is now dead and buried. The Belgian Football Association announced that it wants to completely renovate and rename the King Baudouin Stadium into the Golden Generation Arena. Read more »


 20-03-2019 

Verschaeren also trains with U21

Verschaeren also trains with U21

It's not all football all day long for Yari Verschaeren. The Anderlecht revelation is still studying and he takes that seriously. For example, Monday and Tuesday the studies are central. That means that the midfielder doesn't train with the first team during those days, but with the U21. Read more »



 19-03-2019 

"Negotiations are going in the right direction"

Yari Verschaeren is currently staying with the national U19, but Johan Walem, national coach of the national U21, is also watching him. In the meantime, negotiations on a contract extension at RSC Anderlecht are continuing. According to Michaël Verschueren "it is going in the right direction". Read more »



Anderlecht sends scout to Greek game

Anderlecht sends scout to Greek game

RSC Anderlecht has sent a scout to the Greek game between Panathinaikos and Olympiakos. It is not known which player(s) they have in mind. They were accompanied by scouts from Celtic, Fenerbahçe and Norwich City. Read more »


 17-03-2019 

Faes not in KVO selection

Faes not in KVO selection

Wout Faes has not become fit for today's game between Anderlecht and Ostend. The youth product of purple and white is struggling with a foot injury and is not included in the 18-man selection selection that Ostend coach Hugo Broos released yesterday.
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Sanneh called up for the Gambia

Sanneh called up for the Gambia

Bubacarr Sanneh was selected by the national coach of Gambia for the match against Algeria. He has also provided a training camp from March 18 to 21 in Morocco. The game itself is on March 22 in Algeria. Read more »


Santini will not be penalized

Santini will not be penalized

Mehdi Carcela is still being prosecuted for the middle finger towards the referee. Ivan Santini also had the chance that he could get a suspension for the blow in the face of Diaby. But the Croat should not fear a suspension, the Federal Prosecutor's Office cannot prosecute him. Read more »


Cobbaut, Amuzu and Saelemaekers with national U21

Cobbaut, Amuzu and Saelemaekers with national U21

 The national U21 continues their qualification round for the European Championship during the international break. National coach Johan Walem also announced his selection for these matches. Elias Cobbaut, Francis Amuzu and Alexis Saelemaekers are part of this selection. Read more »


 16-03-2019 

No training camp

No training camp

On Sunday the regular competition will be finished and the countdown to the play-offs will start. RSC Anderlecht also sees some internationals leaving for two weeks. So a real training camp is not planned. Read more »



 15-03-2019 

Bakkali and Najar not ready yet

Bakkali and Najar not ready yet

Zakaria Bakkali and Andy Najar will not be in the selection for Sunday's game against KV Ostend. Both players will only be fit again with the start of the play-offs. Najar has already partly resumed the training. Read more »


Turkish and Serbian interest for Obradovic

Turkish and Serbian interest for Obradovic

Ivan Obradovic already indicated last week that he wants to stay at RSC Anderlecht. He first wanted to wait for the play-offs before starting the conversations. In the meantime there is interest for the Serbian from his home country and Turkey. Read more »


Anderlecht wants to extend the contract of Amuzu

Anderlecht wants to extend the contract of Amuzu

Behind the scenes, preparations continue undisturbed. For example, RSC Anderlecht now want to extend the contract of Francis Amuzu, which expires at the end of this season. The club can unilaterally extend it for a year but may prefer to enter into discussions with Amuzu.
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Points against Anderlecht = one week vacation

Points against Anderlecht = one week vacation

KV Ostend has nothing to lose anymore, but anyone who thinks they are just going to give the victory to RSC Anderlecht is wrong. There is no profit premium, but one week of vacation. If the Kustboys take at least one point against Purple & White, they are allowed to go on holiday for a week. Read more »


Anderlecht pays agents

Anderlecht pays agents

The time has come, RSC Anderlecht has started paying the agents. At least to those who can prove that they are legally valid and do everything according to the book. Mogi Bayat and Dejan Vjelkovic should therefore not count on a payment. Read more »




 14-03-2019 

A little time for relaxation

A little time for relaxation

Now that the ticket for Play-Off 1 has arrived, there is time for some relaxation. The entire group of players went to Wemmel for a game of billiards and bowling. The team spirit needs to be tightened up with a view to the play-offs. Read more »