On Wednesday KAS Eupen made light work of the amateur club Olympic Charleroi. Eupen won their game 5-1. KRC Genk won their derby cup tie against Sint-Truiden 1-0. There was also a win by the league leaders Club Brugge against the team currently second in the league Royal Antwerp FC. Club beat The Great Old 3-1. There was also a win for KV Mechelen. Malinwa won 0-1 away at Beerschot.
On Thursday KAA Gent made it through to the quarter finals thanks to a 3-1 win against Sporting Charleroi. In the last of the final 16 cup ties. RSC Anderlecht saw off the team currently a country mile ahead at the top of the Second Division Union Saint-Gilloise. The Brussels derby ended 0-5 in Anderlecht’s favour.
The quarter final draw
Standard de Liège – Club Brugge
KRC Genk – KV Mechelen
RSC Anderlecht – Cercle Brugge
KAS Eupen – KAA Gent
The matches will be played on 2,3 or 4 March.