Cup-winners Royal Antwerp FC were beaten 2-1 away at Cercle Brugge. Newly-promoted OH Leuven took a point from their trip to KRC Genk.
AA Gent’s defeat at home at the hands of KV Kortrijk leaves the East Flemings with 0 points from their first two games and the future of their Coach Jess Thorup (photo below) hanging on a knife-edge.
The weekend’s results
Waasland-Beveren 1 - 2 Standard de Liège
RSC Anderlecht 3 - 1 St. Truiden
Beerschot VA 3 - 1 SV Zulte Waregem
KAS Eupen 0 - 4 Club Brugge
Cercle Brugge 2 - 1 Royal Antwerp FC
Sporting Charleroi 1 - 0 KV Oostende
AA Gent 1 - 2 KV Kortrijk
KRC Genk 1 - 1 OH Leuven
Excel Mouscron 0 - 1 KV Mechelen