AA Gent are third in the league despite their 1 - 0 home defeat against Kortrijk that are ninth.
Oostende are in fourth position following a disappointing draw against visitors Genk that are struggling in 10th place.
Westerlo are in fifth place after their 2 - 2 draw against Zulte Waregem that are 12th.
Lierse are bottom of the league after travelling to Waasland Beveren for a 2 - 0 thrashing. Waasland Beveren are 14th.