Joy for AA Gent, frustration for Standard

A huge sigh of relief could be heard from Ostend to Ghent on Sunday evening after AA avoided the humiliation of ending the weekend bottom by beating KVO Oostende by two goals to nil.

AA Gent’s goals came from Kubo in on 31 minutes and Verstraete in the 1st minute of injury time.

The result sees AA Gent finish the weekend 12th with 6 points from 7 games. KV Oostende remain bottom with just one point.

All square on the Kehrweg

Despite having the lion’s share of the chances Standard de Liège were unable to take all three points from their trip to KAS Eupen.

In fact it was Eupen that took an early lead through Leye on 2 minutes. Mpoku equalized for Standard on 39 minutes.

Despite their being plenty of chances no further goals were scored and the match ended in a 1-1 draw.

The result sees KAS Eupen end the weekend in 14th place with 4 points from 7 games. Standard de Liège is 13th with 6 points.