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 18-02-2019 
 17-02-2019 
 16-02-2019 

Cobbaut to replace Obradovic

Cobbaut to replace Obradovic

OTHER Ivan Obradovic ran into a tear in the hamstrings against Zulte-Waregem and is out for three weeks now. Elias Cobbaut is the replacement for the Serbian. The coach did not want to say much about it.
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Standard fined for misbehavior Luyindama

Standard fined for misbehavior Luyindama

OTHER The Disputes Committee has imposed a fine of EUR 5,000 for the misbehavior of Christian Luyindama after the top match against Anderlecht. "It is a job of the football club to watch over what every (ex-) player or invited person calls through the micro", according to the statement. Read more »

Open training at Neerpede

Open training at Neerpede

OTHER The last open training at Neerpede has been a while ago. But next Wednesday, RSC Anderlecht will open the doors of the practice complex in Neerpede for an open training, followed by a 'meet & greet' with the staff and the players. Read more »

Does Rutten let Verschaeren go to national U19?

Does Rutten let Verschaeren go to national U19?

YOUTH The Belgian U19 will hold a short training camp in Tubize from Wednesday 27 February to Friday 1 March. National coach Jacky Mathijssen called up five players from Anderlecht. Also with them Yari Verschaeren. The question, however, is, whether Fred Rutten will let him go to Tubize. Read more »

Van Holsbeeck wanted to bring Najar to Antwerp

Van Holsbeeck wanted to bring Najar to Antwerp

OTHER Anderlecht will play at the Bosuil against Antwerp tomorrow and it could have been that Andy Najar played on the other side this season. According to Het Laatste Nieuws, Herman Van Holsbeeck tried last summer to guide the Honduran to Antwerp. Without success, however. Read more »

Michez scores three in friendly game

Michez scores three in friendly game

YOUTH The players from the U18-core who do not play a lot, played a friendly game against the U19 of Union on Wednesday. Anderlecht won with 5-1. Simion Michez was noticed with three goals. Mathis Van Landschoot and Niklo Dailly scored the other goals. Read more »

Kalulika scores for Belgian U17

Kalulika scores for Belgian U17

YOUTH Many Anderlecht players are currently on a traning camp with the Belgian U17 in Marbella. There they played a first friendly game on Wednesday. Against Slovakia they lost with 2-3. The young Devils nevertheless were leading with 2-0. The second goal was scored by Anderlecht-player Chris Kalulika. Read more »


 15-02-2019 

First training under Schoenmaker

First training under Schoenmaker

OTHER Alessandro Schoenmaker has started his first training as a new physical coach of RSC Anderlecht. Frank Arnesen was an attentive spectator of the training. Last Tuesday, Purple & White said goodbye to Gino Caen "in mutual consultation", as it is called. Read more »

 14-02-2019 

Devroe already wanted Didillon at Ostend

Devroe already wanted Didillon at Ostend

OTHER When Anderlecht picked up Thomas Didillon in July, many were surprised. "Who is that and where does he come from?" But for Luc Devroe the Frenchman was no stranger. Devroe wanted to bring him to Ostend a year earlier, in August 2017. That writes Sport / Voetbalmagazine. Read more »

Antwerp invites Vanden Stock

Antwerp invites Vanden Stock

OTHER The board of Antwerp has invited former Anderlecht-chairman Roger Vanden Stock to follow the match between the two teams this weekend in the Presidential Lounge of the Bosuil. Vanden Stock has been good friends for years with Luciano D'Onofrio, sports director at the Great Old. Read more »

Rest for Kara and Dimata

Rest for Kara and Dimata

INJURIES Kara Mbodj and Landry Dimata (photo) did not appear on the practice field on Tuesday. The two got rest to have their knee recovered from Sunday's efforts. The duo normally gets ready for the game of next weekend against Antwerp. Read more »

Caen gone after disagreement with Rutten

Caen gone after disagreement with Rutten

OTHER The difficult cooperation with the new coach Fred Rutten has cost physical trainer Gino Caen his job. That is what Het Laatste Nieuws writes. According to the newspaper, the two had a different view on training intensity on the training camp. Read more »

 13-02-2019 

Is Vanden Borre working on a new comeback?

Is Vanden Borre working on a new comeback?

OTHER It remained silent for a long time around Anthony Vanden Borre. After his adventure at TP Mazembe, which also did not deliver what he expected, it remained silent around the 'Ket'. Until now. Vanden Borre himself would have taken the initiative to get back in shape physically. Read more »

U21 remain leader after new victory

U21 remain leader after new victory

GAMES - YOUTH The U21 won with 2-0 against Racing Genk on Monday. Elvis Mehanovic (photo) and Francis Amuzu took care of the goals. Because of this victory Anderlecht remains leader with twelve out of twelve. Negative point of the evening: after a quarter of an hour Olivier Dhauholou fell out with an injury to the thigh. Read more »


 12-02-2019 

Tielemans scores points with English analysts

Tielemans scores points with English analysts

OTHER He has been in our hearts for a long time, but now Youri Tielemans is well on the way to conquering the hearts of the English. And that after only one game in the Premier League. Leicester did not win, but Tielemans has won the hearts of the English supporters. Read more »

 11-02-2019 

Youth League far away after loss U18

Youth League far away after loss U18

YOUTH The youth teams of Anderlecht played this weekend against Racing Genk. The bilan was twice a victory and twice a loss. the loss of the U18 was the hardest. Because of this defeat, the title and participation in the UEFA Youth League is very far away. Read more »

 10-02-2019 

Is there a problem Trebel?

Is there a problem Trebel?

INJURIES Adrien Trebel did not train this week yet. He continues to be bothered by the knee. Or is there more to it? According to Het Laatste Nieuws there is something going on between both parties. Read more »


 09-02-2019 

Physical preparedness

Physical preparedness

OTHER After the game on Standard, there was a problem with the physical readiness of some players on the field. Coach Fred Rutten knows that that problem is there and organizes as many friendly games as possible to get everyone fit.
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Bolasie can start

Bolasie can start

OTHER Yannick Bolasie did not arrive on Neerpede until Thursday night. His transfer only came to a good end in the last seconds of the winter mercato. He could only train one day with the group before taking the match against Standard. But next Sunday he can be deployed. Read more »

Trebel does not train yet

Trebel does not train yet

INJURIES The coach started his press conference with an overview of the injured players. Adrien Trebel does not train yet. Yevhen Makarenko is healed and is training. Landry Dimata is also going in the right direction. Read more »

Coucke: "This club will come back"

Coucke:

INTERVIEWS Marc Coucke was a guest at 'De Afspraak' on Canvas on Thursday. He was there to discuss the problem around the pharmaceutical industry. Inevitably RSC Anderlecht also came up for discussion. And Coucke was clear: "This club is coming back". Read more »

 08-02-2019 

Bornauw out until playoffs

Bornauw out until playoffs

INJURIES Sebastiaan Bornauw has been out with a knee injury since the winter break. Yesterday he had surgery. There is a small intervention on the tissue of the kneecap. The young defender will be out for four to six weeks Read more »

Bornauw had surgery

Bornauw had surgery

INJURIES Sebastiaan Bornauw has been operated on the knee. What and how is not clear. The young defender placed a photo on his Instagram in which he says that the operation went well. Read more »

Dauda can play at Vitesse

Dauda can play at Vitesse

OTHER In the last days of the winter mercato, Mohammed Dauda went to the Dutch Vitesse on a loan basis. He did not play since he did not have his work permit yet. But that has changed in the meantime. Read more »

Arnesen: "Bolasie is match fit"

Arnesen:

INTERVIEWS Neil Moxley, an English football journalist and club watcher from Aston Villa, questions the fitness of Yannick Bolasie. The Congolese had a serious knee injury at the end of 2016 and Moxley questions whether Bolasie has fully recovered from it. Frank Arnesen says that Bolasie is ready to play. Read more »

Kara does not want to refund part of his wage

Kara does not want to refund part of his wage

OTHER Last summer, Kara Mbodji left for Nantes on a loan basis for an entire season. RSC Anderlecht still paid part of their wages and immediately deposited it into his account for an entire season. Only the Senegalese is now back on Anderlecht, but he refuses to pay back six months of wages. That is signing money for the defender. Read more »

Verschueren: "I invite you in my office"

Verschueren:

OTHER These are hard times for the Anderlecht supporters. The social media is therefore the ideal outlet for them to vent their dissatisfaction. One supporter responded on Instagram in the direction of Michaël Verschueren, after which he promptly invited him to a meeting at Neerpede. Read more »

 07-02-2019 

Will the Belgian Union lose another referee?

Will the Belgian Union lose another referee?

OTHER The referees who take action in 1A and 1B also have to take physical and medical tests. Frederik Geldhof already had a hard time with the 'sprint' test last season and only succeeded in the third attempt. He did not succeed this season. Geldhof is now reconsidering his future. Read more »

Bakkali the fastest

Bakkali the fastest

OTHER RSC Anderlecht went on teambuilding and chose carting as an activity. Zakaria Bakkali was the first to cross the finish line. After team building it was time for dinner and newcomer Yannick Bolasie did not escape from his baptism. Read more »

Statement from Etienne Davignon

Statement from Etienne Davignon

OTHER RSC Anderlecht officially responded to the news of the alleged damage claim that Marc Coucke would demand from the selling shareholders. Étienne Davignon says in a statement that 'there is no claim for damages'. Read more »

Coucke reacts

Coucke reacts

OTHER Het Nieuwsblad announced the news that Marc Coucke demands € 4 million from the shareholders of RSC Anderlecht. Too many corpses would fall out of the closet so that the accounting was not truthful. Read more »

What are the financial consequences of play-off 2?

What are the financial consequences of play-off 2?

OTHER The fact that RSC Anderlecht might end the season in play-off 2 is not inconceivable. A quick calculation tells us that purple-white has to win four of its six last games to secure play-off 1. But what are the financial consequences of play-off 2? Het Nieuwsblad searched it out. Read more »

Trebel uncertain for Zulte-Waregem

Trebel uncertain for Zulte-Waregem

INJURIES Adrien Trebel is still experiencing some problems with the knee, so he did not come at kick off against Standard and he also didn't play the Reserves game against Club Brugge. It is not even certain whether the Frenchman gets fit for the match against Zulte-Waregem. Read more »

Some spaces only for first team players

Some spaces only for first team players

OTHER RSC Anderlecht are doing everything to get into play-off 1. The training complex in Neerpede is equipped with relaxation areas where one can play pool and Play Station, there is also a swimming pool. The players of the reserves also had access to it, until now. Read more »

Vranjes refuses Romanian club

Vranjes refuses Romanian club

TRANSFERS Ognjen Vranjes does not take much notice of his banishment to the B-core. Last weekend he went to Greece. In the meantime RSC Anderlecht is looking for a solution and Vranjes himself, he refuses every club like the Romanian Craiova. Read more »


 06-02-2019 

"We haven't attempted to get Pozuelo"

INTERVIEWS Frank Arnesen was a guest in Extra Time on Monday. He was asked whether RSC Anderlecht attempted to get Alejandro Pozuelo during the winter mercato. Arnesen had a lot of praise for the player, but Anderlecht did not attempt to get him to the Astridpark. Read more »

Rutten talks to players

Rutten talks to players

OTHER Fred Rutten spoke to his players on Monday after the loss against Standard. Not in the dressing room as usual, but in the gym. The coach was standing, the players sat down in a circle around him. Read more »

Trebel did his warm-up in the player's tunnel

Trebel did his warm-up in the player's tunnel

OTHER Two years ago, Adrien Trebel traded Standard for RSC Anderlecht. A slap in the face of the Standard supporters who promptly burn his sweater on social media. Since that transfer Trebel is spit on Sclessin during the warming up and the Frenchman did not feel like undergoing it on Sunday. Read more »

'Anderlecht is not out yet'

'Anderlecht is not out yet'

INTERVIEWS RSC Anderlecht are no longer in the top six for the first time since season 1936-37. Getting Play-off 1 this season is no longer a guarantee. But Mister Michel refuses to throw the towel in the ring. On Twitter he wants to keep the hope of play-off 1 high. Read more »

 05-02-2019 

Wednesday signing session

Wednesday signing session

OTHER Sebastiaan Bornauw wasn't ready yet Sclessin, the defender had no too much problems with the knee. On Wednesday you can come and admire him and get a signature. And not only Bornauw is there for the autograph session. Read more »

Kums dad of a little girl

Kums dad of a little girl

OTHER Sven Kums celebrated his goal on Sunday  with his thumb in his mouth. The midfielder became dad of a daughter, Juliette. Kums and his wife already testified about their difficult road to become pregnant. But that battle has now been rewarded. Read more »

 04-02-2019 

Anderlecht virtually in Play-Off 2

Anderlecht virtually in Play-Off 2

OTHER STVV has won against Eupen yesterday and so they jump over  Anderlecht in the ranking. For the first time this season, Anderlecht will be out of Play-Off 1. With six more games to go, it will be exciting. Four teams compete for two spots. Who has the heaviest program?
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 03-02-2019 

Preview: Standard - Anderlecht

Preview: Standard - Anderlecht

GAMES Tonight at 6 pm it is Clasico-time. At the borders of the Meuse, Anderlecht have their place in the top six to defend. We mainly look at whether Peter Zulj can confirm his promising debut from last week and whether Yannick Bolasie will already show his magic. Read more »

 02-02-2019 

Probably no players to B-core

Probably no players to B-core

OTHER Since Anderlecht have as many players as they let go this winter, Fred Rutten remains with a big group of players. Still, the coach does not seem to be sending some boys to the B core. Read more »

Dimata and Trebel uncertain

Dimata and Trebel uncertain

INJURIES Coach Fred Rutten welcomed yesterday morning a complete group of players on training. He told this at his press conference. "Dimata and Trebel were also present, but the next two days should show whether they can play on Sunday", according to the coach. Read more »

Bolasie chooses number 11

Bolasie chooses number 11

OTHER Yannick Bolasie will play at Anderlecht with number 11. "With that number I also played at Aston Villa and in Congo," said the striker yesterday on his press conference. As he laughed, he added: "Actually, I wanted to take 43, referring to the number of seconds we were dealing with for the deadline." Read more »

 01-02-2019 

What about those who did not get away?

What about those who did not get away?

OTHER Barely three players left Anderlecht during the last transfer period. However, there were a dozen on the transfer list. For Kristal Abazaj yesterday was negotiated with STVV about a loan, but the conversations stopped. The B-core now threatens for Abazaj and co. Read more »

Ferreyra signs at Espanyol

Ferreyra signs at Espanyol

TRANSFERS Facundo Ferreyra has found a new club with Espanyol Barcelona. The Anderlecht-target pulls for a year and a half to the Spanish club. Anderlecht had an agreement with Benfica to rent the striker, but Ferreyra himself did not want to Read more »

Official: Vitesse presents Dauda

Official: Vitesse presents Dauda

OTHER The transfer from Mohammed Dauda to Vitesse is now official. The club from Arnhem announced that it is renting Dauda with a purchase option. That option amounts to three million euros according to Sudpresse. Read more »