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 31-10-2001 

Van Aeken free again

Van Aeken free again

Broker René Van Aeken was pleated free, in appeal, from extortion. 3 years ago, he and Jean Elst were condamned for extortion of former-chairman Constant Vanden Stock. The two knew about the loan Vanden Stock gave to a Spanish referee. Read more »

Ciobotariu to Anderlecht?

Ciobotariu to Anderlecht?

Anderlecht informed Standard that they are interested in Liviu Ciobotariu. The Romanian defender is in the C-team of the club. Both teams already came to an agreement. Read more »

 30-10-2001 

Anderlecht end with a draw

Anderlecht end with a draw

Anderlecht ended the Champions League with a 1-1 draw against AS Roma. Mornar opened the score with a great goal after 11 minutes. Roma, without its star-players, fought back, but the post and Filip De Wilde prevented a goal before the pause. Read more »

Game later than planned

Game later than planned

Anderlecht left for Rome at 6.55pm due to a strike on the airport. Tomorrow it will play at 6.45 pm, that's 45 minutes later than first planned. This game and the one in Moscow must be played at the same time... Read more »

Preview on AS Roma-RSCA

Preview on AS Roma-RSCA

AS Roma:
Trainer Fabio Capello leaves the injured Batistuta out of the team and Francesco Totti must rest. Second goalkeeper Pelizzoli will play and Cassano, the most expensive teenager in the soccer world, will start the game too. Read more »

 29-10-2001 

Report Standard-RSCA

Report Standard-RSCA

After the 1-5 defeat in the Champions League on Wednesday, Anderlecht have now also lost in the Belgian league. The Mauves were beaten by Standard with 1-0. Anderlecht started with Traore on the place of Doll in the defense. Read more »


 28-10-2001 

No Maminov or Jacobsen

No Maminov or Jacobsen

Anderlecht won't probably buy the Russian midfielder Maminov, neither the Danish defender Jacobsen, this all because of the elimination from the European cups. Read more »

About the injuries

About the injuries

Only Pirard still trains individually. Bassegio, Doll and Stoica played with the reserves against Standard. Stoica also played 30 minutes with the first team against Standard. Also Aruna is completely recovered now from a light strain... Read more »

AS Roma-RSCA at 6.00pm

AS Roma-RSCA at 6.00pm

AS Roma-Anderlecht will be played next Tuesday at 6pm. This is because Lokomotiv-Real has to start at that hour because of the time and weather differences with Russia. The final games in the first round have to start at the same time. Read more »

About Mbemba and Still Mrdakovic

About Mbemba and Still Mrdakovic

Ben Mbemba from Anderlecht is going to try out at the English 4th division team Lutton. Team mate Milan Mrdakovic is leaving for a trainingship at the German Borussia Mönchengladbach. Read more »

 27-10-2001 

Still Maminov?

Still Maminov?

Sporting closed the deal of the 27 year old Russian Maminov from Lokomotiv Moscow. Anderlecht also reached an agreement about the transfer sum of approx 1.625.000 Euro. But still the Brussels club has its doubts about recruiting Maminov. Read more »

Anderlecht defeated by Standard

Anderlecht defeated by Standard

Anderlecht lost again and a crisis is not far away. This time the Mauves were defeated with 1-0 by Standard. The only goal of the game was scored by Moreira after 20 minutes in the second half. Read more »

 26-10-2001 

Deal with Maminov almost closed

Deal with Maminov almost closed

Anderlecht prepare for the arrival of Vladimir Maminov. The management had a positive meeting with his colleagues of Lokomotiv Moscow yesterday. The Russians made clear that they would let their 27 year old midfielder go for 2 million USD. Read more »

Madonna shirt...

Madonna shirt...

"Madonna writes soccer history and Anderlecht writes pop history." So it says on the official site of Anderlecht. On November 3, Anderlecht receives rival RWD Molenbeek on a very special way. The Mauves will play this derby with 'Madonna shirts'. Read more »

Anderlecht defeated with 1-5

Anderlecht defeated with 1-5

Anderlecht don't have a chance to get into the second round of the Champions League any more. Moreover, after this loss the Uefacup is also far away.
Anderlecht pressed the Russians in their own area. Read more »


 24-10-2001 

Details about RSCA-Moscow

Details about RSCA-Moscow

Stoica isn't recovered yet and he didn't train with the group, but Jestrovic and Karaka did so. Aruna Dindane, Alexander Ilic and Yves Vanderhaeghe must avoid the yellow card if they want to play vs. AS Roma. Read more »

Negotiations about Maminov

Negotiations about Maminov

Anderlecht will soon continue the negotiations about Vladimir Maminov. Scout Jean Dockx was impressed when he spotted the Lokomotiv player 2 weeks ago in the Champions League. Read more »

 23-10-2001 

Attacked Anderlecht fan didn't make it

Attacked Anderlecht fan didn't make it

Philippe Thirion, the Anderlecht fan who was attacked by hooligans on October 13 (after the game vs. SK Lommel) died in the hospital today. The Purple Dynamite Webteam wants to express their feelings of sorrow to friends and family of Philippe. Read more »

Introduction on RSCA-Moscow

Introduction on RSCA-Moscow

Anderlecht plays against Moscow tomorrow night. It will be all or nothing. A victory means a ticket for the 1/16 finals of the Uefa-cup (and maybe even a ticket for the second round in the Champions League, but that depends on Roma's result). Read more »

Stoica is not going to Madrid

Stoica is not going to Madrid

Anderlecht tries to sell Alin Stoica to a top-club. Michel Verschueren offered the player to Real Madrid for 2 million Euro. Madrid would consider the offer, but on Monday manager Valdano said to the Spanish press that Real wasn't interested. Read more »

 22-10-2001 

Scouting Jakobsen

Scouting Jakobsen

Anderlecht is following the Danish defender Lars Jakobsen. Anthuenis scoutted the young internation of Odense himself. Jakobsen's contract ends at the end of this season. Read more »


 21-10-2001 

RSCA have no debts

RSCA have no debts

Anderlecht is one of the few clubs in Belgium with no debts. The other teams are Club Brugge, Charleroi, RC Genk, Mouscron and Standard. These clubs won't have much trouble to get there licence for the next season. Read more »

Changes in TV-rights for Champions League

Changes in TV-rights for Champions League

From 2003, not only one single TV-station per country will have the rights to broadcast the Champions League. That's a decision of the European Union. The Uefa is planning to offer more packets like live-broadcasts and others. Read more »

 20-10-2001 

Jestrovic on bench?

Jestrovic on bench?

Nenad Jestrovic may be on the bench today for the game against Charleroi. But still he remains calm under this high-pressure. He still isn't a 100% fit, that's why he played with the substitutes yesterday. Read more »

Maminov is doubting

Maminov is doubting

Vladimor Maminov has his doubts about moving to Anderlecht. Maminov's wife isn't really looking forward to moving to Brussels with a 6 months old baby. Read more »

3 people arrested

3 people arrested

The police has arrested 3 supporters from Lommel. They are suspected to have beaten up an Anderlecht supporter after the match Lommel-Anderlecht. The victim is still in a hospital in Hasselt. Thanks to witnesses they were able to arrest these three. Read more »

 19-10-2001 

Maminov in stead of Stoica?

Maminov in stead of Stoica?

Vladimir Maminov from Lokomotiv Moscow is one of the most important candidates to replace Stoica. The 27 year old midfielder, about who Jean Dockx wrote a favorable report, has to cost between 2.5 and 3.75 million Euro. Read more »

Update about the injuries

Update about the injuries

Today Walter Baseggio will have an examination that has to give clarity about the seriousness of his injury. It is doubtful if he will be able to play on Saturday. Also Alin Stoica suffers from a light injury. Read more »

No ticket sale on matchday RSCA-Charleroi

No ticket sale on matchday RSCA-Charleroi

RSC Anderlecht reports that the fans from Sporting Charleroi are able to buy tickets until Friday, October 19 at 4pm for the match between Anderlecht and Charleroi on Saturday.
So no tickets will be sold on the matchday. Read more »


 18-10-2001 

Anderlecht defeated with 0-2

Anderlecht defeated with 0-2

Real Madrid CF underlined their supremacy in Europe and became the first team to book their place in the second group stage of this year?s UEFA Champions League with an emphatic 2-0 victory over RSC Anderlecht in the Constant Vanden Stock Stadium. Read more »

 17-10-2001 

Anderlecht beaten by Madrid

Anderlecht beaten by Madrid

RSC Anderlecht was beaten by Madrid with 0-2. These are the first goals Madrid ever scored on the field of RSCA. Roberto Carlos and McManaman scored the goals. Only in the second half, RSCA could force some chances. Read more »

 15-10-2001 

Stoica out!

Stoica out!

Alin Stoica won't play against Real Madrid. Also Doll is probably not going to begin the game. Aruna is possibly going to appear at the kick-off. Read more »

Injured fan after riots

Injured fan after riots

In the riots after the game Lommel-RSCA, an Anderlecht fan suffered severe injuries. He is still fighting for his live in a hospital in Hasselt. Read more »

 13-10-2001 

Report Lommel-RSCA

Report Lommel-RSCA

Anderlecht didn't have a successful rehearsal for the match against Real on Tuesday.
The first shot in the game immediately produced a goal: Seol headed the free kick from Hendrikx into the goal. Read more »

Lommel-RSCA 2-2

Lommel-RSCA 2-2

A bad playing RSC Anderlecht, obtained a 2-2 draw in Lommel. The game started good for Anderlecht with an early goal of Seol. But minutes later, Baranyos equalised the score. Read more »

Anderlecht scouted Maminov

Anderlecht scouted Maminov

Anderlecht followed midfielder Vladimi Maminov of Lokomotiv Moscow. Jean Dockx went to the game between Zenith St. Petersburg and Lokomotiv Moscow. The game ended on a 0-0 scoreless draw. Read more »

Introduction on Lommel-RSCA

Introduction on Lommel-RSCA

Stoica didn't train yesterday and it's doubtfull that he will play. Gilles De Bilde is out with a problem at his foot. Milojevic has to rest and Peersman's cast can come off on October 16. Read more »

RSCA-Brugge not on Thursday

RSCA-Brugge not on Thursday

The calendar commission did not aprouve the demand of Club Brugge to play the game against RSCA on Thursday, December 20. The game is now scheduled on December 21. Read more »

 12-10-2001 

About the injuries...

About the injuries...

Gilles De Bilde has no serious injury, but he won't play against Lommel. Milojevic will be out for 2 more weeks. An examination with Dr. Martens will clear everything out. De Boeck is suspended for the game vs. Madrid and Lommel. Read more »

 11-10-2001 

Changes in the calendar

Changes in the calendar

Partly by the not qualifying of the Red Devils the calendar has been changed. Here's a summary of the changes of the calendar that effect Anderlecht's schedule. Read more »

 10-10-2001 

Anderlecht defeated Gent!

Anderlecht defeated Gent!

Anderlecht have defeated the leader of the league, AA Gent. The score was 2-0. It wasn't a beautiful game, but RSCA deserved the victory.
At half time the score was still 0-0, and this was logic, because of a lack of chances. Read more »

 07-10-2001 

Belgium defeated

Belgium defeated

Belgium could not win of Croatia and therefore it isn't qualified for the World Cup. A draw was enough for the Red Devils, and with a lot of luck, they kept the 0-0 on the score board until the 75th minute, when Boksic scored. Read more »

Doll back with the group

Doll back with the group

Doll will rejoin the group on Monday. Oyen (flu) didn't train for 2 days. Also Pirard will restart the individual trainings on Monday. The rehabilitation of Jestrovic is going quite well and he will probably join the group on Monday. Read more »

Anthuenis back home

Anthuenis back home

Aimé Anthuenis is doing better after his accident (see below). The coach left the hospital today at 2.00pm. Franky Vercauteren was in charge of the trainings while Anthuenis was abscent. Aimé is expected back on Monday. Read more »

 05-10-2001 

Anthuenis broke his clavival

Anthuenis broke his clavival

Aimé Anthuenis underwent surgery at his clavical. This beacuse the 57-years old coach of RSC Anderlecht had a nasty drop during a mountain-bike ride with the players in the forests around Brussels. Also Tarek Said and De Bilde fell. Read more »

Strombeek defeated

Strombeek defeated

Anderlecht defeated Strombeek with 2-6. The Mauves played with 4 reserves and with Ilic, De Wilde, Iachtchouk, Seol, Thompson, Stoica and Van Hout. Read more »

Jestrovic is back!

Jestrovic is back!

Jestrovic is finally back from an injury. The striker will probably start trainings again next week. Meanwhile, Elos Elonga Ekakia was offered to a 4th division team. Read more »

 01-10-2001 

Report of Aalst-RSCA

Report of Aalst-RSCA

Anderlecht survived a first small crisis. The Mauves won with 1-5 of Aalst.
In the first half, Aalst played well along with Anderlecht, but the Mauves were far more efficient. Before half time, it scored 3 times. Read more »