Buffaloes strengthen their position

The Buffaloes managed to thrash Eupen away 3 - 0 on Saturday night.

Thijs was first to score for AA Gent. Arbitman made it 2 - 0 for the visitors, while Soumahoro made Eupen's humiliation complete.

AA Gent are now 3rd in the rankings behind Anderlecht and Racing Genk. Eupen are 14th.

Sint-Truiden beat KV Kortrijk at home 1 - 0. Mennes scored. Sint-Truiden are now 12th in the standings, Kortrijk are ninth.

Weather takes its toll

The match Lierse vs KV Mechelen was cancelled due to heavy snowfall. The referee took the decision to call off the fixture minutes before the start of the match.

Earlier the fixture Charleroi vs Cercle Brugge was also cancelled after it became clear that it would be impossible to play on the pitch in Charleroi.