BRUSSELS. Kortrijk and Anderlecht draw 1-1. P. Gueye scored the first goal (36′) for Kortrijk. T. Sainsbury settled the score 1-1 (51′) with an own goal. Anderlecht couldn’t win even though he was superior in terms of holding the ball possession (56%)
The match was held at the Lotto Park Stadium in Brussels on Sunday and this began at 12:30 pm local time. The referee was Wim Smet who was helped by Jeroen Walschap and Kevin Dhondt. The 4th official was Matonga Simonini. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 8.9 degrees Celsius or 48.02 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 91%.
Anderlecht was in firm control of the ball 56% while Kortrijk was struggling with a 44% ball possession.
Anderlecht was more aggressive with 80 dangerous attacks and 22 shots of which 4 were on target. However, this did not suffice for Anderlecht to win the match.
Anderlecht shot 22 times, 4 on target, 18 off target. On the opposite side, Kortrijk shot 11 times, 4 on target, 7 off target.
No yellow cards were issued to Anderlecht. On the other side, Kortrijk received 4 yellow cards (K. Vandendriessche, P. Gueye, A. Kadri and T. Sainsbury).
(Anderlecht) was sent out after receiving a red card in the (60′).
After this contest, Anderlecht will have 22 points to move down in the 6th place. On the opposite side, Kortrijk will have 21 points like Gent, Genk, AS Eupen and Anderlecht to stay in the 10th place.
T. Sainsbury (OG)
Kortrijk will play away against AS Eupen on the 27th of November with a 6-4 head to head statistic in favor of AS Eupen (4 draws).
Anderlecht: Formation and Lineups
The manager Vincent Kompany chose to play with the following team: H. Van Crombrugge, L. Magallán, W. Hoedt, B. Mykhaylichenko, Sergio Gómez, K. Olsson, J. Cullen, M. Ashimeru, B. Raman, C. Kouamé and J. Zirkzee.
Anderlecht made 2 changes: C. Kouame for F. Amuzu (62′) and M. Ashimeru for Y. Verschaeren (77′).
Kortrijk: Formation and Lineups
Kortrijk made 3 changes: A. Kadri for M. Fixelles (70′), P. Gueye for R. Alioui (84′) and M. Moreno for D. Mbayo (84′).
Results of the day
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