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 08-05-2021 

Lamkel Zé tested positive

Lamkel Zé tested positive

OTHER Frank Vercauteren does not come to Lotto Park carefree. The board already pushed Lior Refealov aside and now Lamkel Zé is also out. He tested positive for Covid-19. Dylan Batubinsika, Felipe Avenatti and Frank Boya also passed positive tests. Read more »

Official: Lawrence to Toronto

Official: Lawrence to Toronto

TRANSFERS After less than a year and a half, Kemar Lawrence has left Anderlecht again. Anderlecht and Toronto FC have just announced the transfer of the Jamaican left back. Lawrence signs a contract with the MLS club until 2024. Read more »

 07-05-2021 

"Our strength is the team"

INTERVIEWS Tomorrow promises to be an interesting match. Antwerp took 0 out of 6 in the regular competition against RSC Anderlecht and their Golden Shoe is also leaving for Brussels. According to Vincent Kompany, his team should mainly rely on their own strength. Read more »

Third youth talent signs until 2024

Third youth talent signs until 2024

YOUTH Nassim Azaouzi also signs a professional contract until 2024 with RSC Anderlecht. He is part of the Purple Talents program where he combines school and football. Azaouzi started as a central defender but at the U13 he made the switch to deep striker. Read more »

Anderlecht wants Steppe

Anderlecht wants Steppe

TRANSFERS RSC Anderlecht is looking for a third goalkeeper. Hendrik Van Crombrugge will be the number 1 next season and Bart Verbruggen the number two. Timon Wellenreuther is allowed to leave and now Kenny Steppe comes back into the picture as third goalkeeper. Read more »

Ethan Butera also signs until 2024

Ethan Butera also signs until 2024

YOUTH More joyful news from Neerpede, Ethan Butera signed his first professional contract with RSC Anderlecht until 2024. The club will continue to focus on the youth to give them every chance. Just like Duranville, Butera is a Purple Talent. Read more »

Competition for Nmecha is growing

Competition for Nmecha is growing

TRANSFERS More and more clubs from the Bundesliga and the Premier League are getting Lukas Nmecha in their sights. Interest is growing, "Het Laatste Nieuws learns from the environment of the striker." These are wealthy clubs. "Names are not mentioned. Read more »

 06-05-2021 

Duranville signs contract until 2024

Duranville signs contract until 2024

YOUTH Julien Duranville has signed his first professional contract with RSC Anderlecht. Duranville went through all youth teams at the Purple & White where he has been a member since he was seven. Now he signs his first professional contract until 2024. Read more »

Refaelov has to train alone

Refaelov has to train alone

OTHER Things are going from bad to worse with Lior Refaelov at Antwerp. Het Laatste Nieuws knows that the midfielder is now no longer allowed to train with the first team. In the coming weeks he will individually maintain his condition. Last weekend, VTM already heard that Refaelov was no longer welcome at games. Read more »

No Kukharevych and Mbokani due to bad data

No Kukharevych and Mbokani due to bad data

TRANSFERS Anderlecht declined the transfer of Mykola Kukharevych in January because his physical tests were not good. Peter Verbeke makes this clear in his interview with De Morgen. Dieumerci Mbokani will also not come because his figures do not match Anderlecht. Read more »


 05-05-2021 

Davies is still making analyzes for Anderlecht

Davies is still making analyzes for Anderlecht

OTHER We have almost forgotten him, but Vincent Kompany is not yet: the Anderlecht coach still calls on Simon Davies every now and then for advice. The Englishman, who was the official head coach for a while at the beginning of last season, still occasionally makes analyzes for the Purple & White. Read more »

'Anderlecht wants Lorient midfielder Abergel'

'Anderlecht wants Lorient midfielder Abergel'

TRANSFERS The French website Le 10 Sport writes that Anderlecht wants to strengthen itself with Laurent Abergel, a 28-year-old midfielder from Lorient. Lorient took Abergel away from Nancy two years ago. He performs so well that his market value has since increased from 900,000 euros to 2.5 million euros. Read more »

Contract extension for Leoni and Lissens?

Contract extension for Leoni and Lissens?

YOUTH Anderlecht has lifted the option in Lucas Lissens' contract. That reports La Dernière Heure. The defender is now under contract until mid-next year. However, the Purple & White wants to break the contract open for longer. Theo Leoni (photo), whose contract ends in June, can also expect an extended agreement, according to the newspaper. Read more »

Wellenreuther out and Steppe in?

Wellenreuther out and Steppe in?

TRANSFERS According to the Walloon newspaper Sudpresse, Bart Verbruggen will be the second goalkeeper next season after Hendrik Van Crombrugge. That means that Timon Wellenreuther drops to third place in the pecking order. The German may not like that and so a departure is possible. Read more »

Colassin plays half an hour with U21

Colassin plays half an hour with U21

GAMES - YOUTH The Anderlecht reserves played a friendly game against Cercle Brugge Monday evening. Antoine Colassin, back from a loan at Zulte Waregem, was in the starting eleven for the Purple & White team, but had to leave the field injured after half an hour. Anderlecht lost with 1-4. Read more »

External consultant for set pieces

External consultant for set pieces

OTHER It is striking that RSC Anderlecht has already scored twice from set pieces. Previously, it was Nicolas Frutos who was the specialist in the matter, but since his departure the club has called on an external consultant. Who that is, the club does not want to release. Read more »

 04-05-2021 

Lawrence on his way to Toronto FC

Lawrence on his way to Toronto FC

TRANSFERS Kemar Lawrence is on his way to the exit at Anderlecht. The Jamaican is probably going to Toronto FC in the American MLS competition. According to some sources, there has already been an agreement, but the Purple & White contradicts that. Read more »

Official: Veldman new U21 coach

Official: Veldman new U21 coach

OTHER The news has now been officially confirmed by RSC Anderlecht: Robin Veldman will be the new coach of the U21. He comes over from Ajax where he also trained the youth teams. At the end of this season he will start his adventure in Brussels. Read more »

 03-05-2021 

Lukaku wins title with Inter

Lukaku wins title with Inter

OTHER It's hard to believe, but the title with Inter Milan is the first trophy abroad for Romelu Lukaku. Yes, he took the FA Cup with Chelsea, but he wasn't actively involved himself. This title feels extra good, congratulations Ket! Read more »

Lissens in quarantine

Lissens in quarantine

OTHER No Lucas Lissens in the selection against Club Brugge, the defender tested positive for Covid-19 and is currently in quarantine. He stays there awaiting a second test. For now, he is the only player to have passed a positive test. Read more »

Diaby out due to back problems

Diaby out due to back problems

INJURIES No Abdoulay Diaby in the selection against Club Brugge. The Malian suffers from back problems and has already suffered from this upon his arrival in Brussels. The chance that RSC Anderlecht will lift  the purchase option is therefore very small. Read more »

Verbruggen and Debast make their debut

Verbruggen and Debast make their debut

GAMES Vincent Kompany let two new youngsters make their debut during the first game of the Champions' play-offs. Bart Verbruggen surprisingly started in goal and did well. In the added time, Zeno Debast was also allowed to make his first minutes in the first team. Read more »

"Prepared him for months"

INTERVIEWS A big surprise, yesterday about an hour before the game agianst Bruges. Timon Wellenreuther had to take a seat on the bench and 18-year-old Bart Verbruggen took his place. It was not just a hunch, his debut was prepared for months, quietly in the background. Read more »

Anderlecht take one point in Bruges

Anderlecht take one point in Bruges

GAMES Anderlecht took one point in Bruges yesterday, but it gave away the victory in the very last minute of the match. The game ended in a 2-2 draw, which was actually a logical result. Anderlecht remain third in the Champions Play-offs. Read more »


 02-05-2021