Leye missed twice. Despite the two teams' best efforts, the score remained unchanged during the second half too.
AA Gent that are a strong third in the standings, fail to pocket top points for the second match in a row.
The Buffaloes are one point adrift of Club Brugge that has a game in hand.
KV Kortijk 3 Germinal Beerschot 0
KV Kortrijk trounced Germinal Beerschot 3 - 0. Kortrijk played a strong first half making all three goals before half time. Ibou scored after twenty minutes. Benteke made it 2 - 0 within minutes, while De Beule took Kortijk into a commanding lead just before half-time.
Zulte Waregem 2 Sint-Truiden 0
Zulte Waregem beat Sint-Truiden 2 - 0 taking Zulte to 4th place in the standings. The two teams, both in the top 6 in the standings, seemed equally balanced.
Sint-Truiden nearly took the lead before half-time. In the second half too it was Sint-Truiden that was the better team, but Zulte Waregem were first to score thanks to Dhaene.
Chevalier made the humiliation of the visitors complete securing a 2 - 0 win for the Zulte Waregem eleven.
Lokeren 1 Roeselare 4
At the bottom of the first division Roeselare beat Lokeren 4 - 1 away.
Newcomers Tomou (photo top) and Rukavytsya made three of Roeselare's four goals.
Seven matches before the end of the competition Roeselare has three points more than Lokeren and the mental advantage.
Anderlecht on top in Belgian Cup
In the race for the Belgian Cup Anderlecht won the first leg of its quarter final against Cercle Brugge 2 - 1.
The two teams play the second leg on Tuesday night.