Bruges, champion of Belgium

Bruges won the Belgian League for the third time in the last four years (17th in their history) after drawing at Anderlecht this Thursday (3-3). With this point, the team led by Philippe Clement intoned the alirón since Genk cannot reach him, 2nd and who thrashed Antwerp hours before (4-0) .were crowned Belgian champions for the third time in the last four years after drawing 3-3 away at Anderlecht on Thursday.

Brugge were leading 3-1 with 25 minutes to go, thanks to a double by Hans Vanaken, but Anderlecht leveled the score. A triumph for the Brussels team would have motivated the league title to be decided on Sunday, on the last day. Anderlecht is the club that has won the most Belgian Leagues, 34.

Joy in the dressing room of the Brujas

“We felt the pressure to win the Genk, but we deserved this title. We were the best, ”said Bruges captain Ruud Vormer. Bruges go straight to the Champions League and Genk will play the third qualifying round.