Latest news (3 days)

 

 15-05-2021 

Only purchase option Ashimeru lifted

Only purchase option Ashimeru lifted

OTHER RSC Anderlecht has a few players on loan with a purchase option: Majeed Ashimeru, Paul Mukairu and Abdoulay Diaby. As it looks now, only Ashimeru's will be lifted. Of the three, only he fits into the system that Vincent Kompany has in mind. Read more »

No surprises in Anderlecht selection

No surprises in Anderlecht selection

GAMES Vincent Kompany has selected the same names to start the second game against Genk. The 21 players who were in the selection on Wednesday are again on the selection sheet. If everyone is fit, we can expect the same starting eleven. Read more »


Nmecha ready for tonight

Nmecha ready for tonight

OTHER Vincent Kompany wanted to be honest and freely admitted that Lukas Nmecha is ready for tonight's game. On Wednesday he had to be subsituted at the Luminus Arena after an hour with a load on his ankle. Read more »


 13-05-2021 

"This competition deserves better"

INTERVIEWS Suddenly the message came in that the game started fifteen minutes later, because they had forgotten to order the VAR van. Vincent Kompany and John Van den Brom are hard for the incident, this does not belong in the highest division. Read more »


Substitution Nmecha as a precaution

Substitution Nmecha as a precaution

INJURIES Lukas Nmecha already had problems with his ankle in the first half of the match. After treatment he continued to play. He was still replaced on the hour, as a precaution, according to Vincent Kompany, who expects the German striker to be back at kick-off on Saturday. Read more »

Another draw in Champions' play-offs

Another draw in Champions' play-offs

GAMES Anderlecht has left the field of Genk with a 1-1 draw. It played good before half time and led with a goal from Ait El Hadj. After the break, the Purple & White could no longer maintain that level, but Genk could barely threaten. Onuachu nevertheless scored the equalizer when he was given way too much freedom from the Anderlecht defense for once. The Purple & White does not make much progress with a point, but they can look back on a solid match. Read more »


 12-05-2021 

VAR too late: no offside line

VAR too late: no offside line

OTHER The van with the VAR equipment arrived too late in Genk tonight. As a result, there will be no offside line to analyze disputed phases. Due to a lack of time, not everything could be set on time. Read more »

Verboomen leads Genk - Anderlecht

Verboomen leads Genk - Anderlecht

GAMES Referee Nathan Verboomen has been appointed to steer tonight's match in the Luminus Arena in the right direction. He is assisted by linesmen Mathias Hillaert and Ruben Wyns. Jan Boterberg is the fourth official. Read more »

"We thought we were too good"

INTERVIEWS Vincent Kompany also indicated it during his press conference and Albert Sambi Lokonga is also emphasizing this: the grinta at training is gone. According to the captain, that is also the reason for the loss of points in the Champions Play-offs. Read more »

"Sincere thanks for your discipline"

OTHER Last Saturday the bars around the Lotto Park were open. A lot of supporters came there to watch the home game against Antwerp on the edge of the stadium. Everything went perfectly for which Mayor Fabrice Cumps is grateful to the fans. Read more »

Sambi Lokonga: "No rush to leave"

Sambi Lokonga:

INTERVIEWS Will Albert Sambi Lokonga also play in the Lotto Park next season? He does not seem to be in a hurry to leave, but it is no secret that RSC Anderlecht can use the money well. In any case, the club does not want to let him go for less than 15 million. Read more »

U23 in 1B only from 2022

U23 in 1B only from 2022

YOUTH The U23 of RSC Anderlecht will not yet play in 1B next season. That will not happen until 2022 at the earliest. The general meeting of the Pro League will be held on Tuesday 25 May, where the decision must be ratified. Read more »

Missipo out for six to nine months

Missipo out for six to nine months

INJURIES A heavy blow to the women's team: Kassandra Missipo, one of the key players of the team, suffered a serious knee injury and will not play for six to nine months. "Investigations today revealed an injury to the cruciate ligaments of the left knee", Anderlecht said. "She will be out for six to nine months." Read more »

Collaboration with De Roeck was positive

Collaboration with De Roeck was positive

OTHER Jonas De Roeck gave more information this morning about his departure from RSC Anderlecht. A difference of opinion about the interpretation of the assistant coach would be the basis. Vincent Kompany did not want to elaborate on this during his press conference. Read more »

Defour immediately stops playing football

Defour immediately stops playing football

OTHER Steven Defour retired at the end of this season. An injury to the quadriceps has now brought that pension early, as a result of which Defour immediately puts an end to his football career. He will now immediately start working for the technical staff of KV Mechelen. Read more »

Stroeykens, Kana and Diaby out

Stroeykens, Kana and Diaby out

INJURIES Vincent Kompany will have to compete against Genk tonight without Mario Stroeykens and Marco Kana. Abdoulay Diaby is also not available yet. There is nothing serious going on according to the coach with Diaby, just some physical problems. Read more »