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Europa League: Anderlecht late victory, Genk and Ghent win, Standard, loses a little of Ajax

The Belgian teams were decent in the Europa League, with two times earnings, a draw and a close loss. The losing Standard is a hefty fine over the head, after supporters with torches threw. Anderlecht had after geflater in the slotseconden the victory.

Youri Tielemans scores © BELGA

Anderlecht played ‘only’ 1-1 draw on the field of Saint-Etienne after the slotseconden a blunder led to the equalizer.

Coach René Weiler surprised and dropped Youri Tielemans, which is faster than expected could be played again after an injury, immediately into the base. Anderlecht started snedig to the party. Almost signed Hanni for the opening goal, but the header of the French Algerian flew against the post. The response from the home side was not long in coming. Monnet-Paquet brought the dead ball line and put in for, but Roux tapped the ball in the zijnet. Afterwards diluted the game. Saint-Etienne insisted without dangerous and Hanni threw the best opportunity for the people of Brussels, a free-kick central to goal, harmless.

After the break there was the same spelbeeld. Saint-Etienne did not succeed in deck house, to threaten, while Anderlecht with difficulty at Moulin himself. Stanciu took his chance by a cross from Tielemans on the dsf, however the Romanian sent the ball towards the top stadionring.

On the hour broke the match suddenly open, when Saint-Etienne-defender Lacroix with a sliding tackle, the ball is unhappy with his upper arm devieerde. Ref Bezborodov did not hesitate and pointed decisively to the spot. Tielemans took his responsibility and sent the goalkeeper Moulin under a fastening flute concerto in the wrong direction.

Clumsy… Very clumsy… #asseand #rsca pic.twitter.com/j08HxA1SsE

— Sporting Anderlecht (@Sporting_AND) September 29, 2016

‘Les Verts’ switched after the tegendoelpunt a higher gear, but hazard did not succeed. Anderlecht got a few possibilities in order to pricking, but jumped to the occasion to with the space provided. In the slotkwartier put Saint-Etienne, and all hustle and bustle, the purple and white against the own goal.

In the last second of added time, when the victory Anderlecht seemed to be able to escape, went to the Brussels defense to the fumble. Deckhouse and Nuytinck were hindering each other under a high ball, allowing the leather squarely for the feet of Roux fell. Who deposited the ball into the empty goal. Earlier in the day lost in group C Qabala in private house with 2-3 of Mainz.

The tie is Anderlecht, together with Mainz on head with four to six. Saint-Etienne (2 points) and Qabala (0 points) complete the mode. On 20 October, the third day on the program. Anderlecht draws to Mainz, while Saint-Etienne Qabala to receive.

Genk above

KRC Genk kept the three points at home. The cast of actors of Peter Maes lap against the Italian Sassuolo excellent from the starting blocks, and was barely eight minutes on lead. Ndidi conquered the leather on the edge of sixteen and operated Pozuelo with a clever ball. The Spanish playing point guard of the People sought Karelis, that the leather past the Italian goalkeeper and tapped. Five minutes later, towering Colley in a corner, above everyone else, but his head butt ended up on the wrong side of the pole.

Sassuolo, last season sixth in the Italian Serie A, was shaken up and took the match in hands. Biondini was close to construction, but placed the leather next to it. Genk had the ball with Sassuolo, but remained the most dangerous team. Goalkeeper Consigli had to fully stretch to a shot of Susic to parry, Bailey (25.) it was well followed to the 2-0 within to push. The Jamaican goalscorer had sculpted itself again a few minutes later good free, Consigli pushed his shot towards the first pole in a corner. Genk played with confidence and went explicitly looking for the 3-0. For the rest of the dig, the ubiquitous Bailey on Consigli, Ndidi headed home a meter apart and the shot distance of Karelis brushed the pole.

Racing Genk are booking a nice win against the Italian Sassuolo. https://t.co/1vY6bfIzdp #gnksas #uel pic.twitter.com/qOBZpt0G0v

— sporza (@sporza) September 29, 2016

Genk came immediately after the break well away when Walsh, a breach was made in the penalty area. The referee explained the doctrine for a free-kick on the edge of the sixteen. In the second half, continued Bailey, a scourge for the Italian defense. After a smart pass from Pozuelo, he shot from a sharp angle on goalkeeper Consigli. Just when the game started to get watered down, and put Pozuelo and Buffalo a handsome combination on the mat. The captain of Genk decided on the hour in the farthest corner. Still, the People their sheep are not on dry land. Goalkeeper Bizot was five minutes after the 3-0 win on a deviated shot from Politano: 3-1. Sassuolo, in his openingsmatch still the superior of the Spanish Athletic Bilbao (3-0), continued to ramp up the pressure but the best chances of the match were still for Genk. Bailey ran on the counter the entire field and forced Consigli with his left hand to a great salvation.

In the injury time could substitute Samatta after a razor-sharp Limburg counter not the crown on the work. His shot was on the line turned through an Italian leg. In the other match in group F, held in Bilbao the three points at home against the Austrian Rapid Vienna, two weeks ago, Genk defeated with 3-2. This is all on a handkerchief in the pool of Genk. Each team won a match and lost one. On October 20, receives Genk Bilbao, Sassuolo drops off to Austria.

Ghent convincing

Earlier in the evening won AA Gent for his home crowd against the Turkish Konyaspor his second duel in the group stage of the Europa League with 2-0.

A dominant AA Gent came after a fifteen-game lead in the Ghelamco Arena. On the counter, kicked Kenneth Saief a dropping ball in one time in the roof of the goal. Coulibaly got a minute twenty a chance to score to double, but missed eye-to-eye with the Turkish goalkeeper his shot completely. After a well played counter-attack had Asare something in mind, but the Ghent captain touched his flat-out not good. The Inhabitants directed the contest and received a little after the half-an-hour wages to work. Milicevic painted the leather on the head of the released Renato Neto, who is 2-0 halftime against the ropes was.

Konyaspor tried after a rest again in the race to play football. AA Gent received a first warning when Turan the leather against the post headlined, although there was flagged for offside. On the other side, and turned to the sunken Perbet well free, goalkeeper Kirintili was going on well flat to the 3-0 out of his goal to keep. Konyaspor made himself master of the ball, but remained harmless in the zone of truth. Rinne had little trouble with the shots of Meha and Camdali.

In the slotkwartier came AA Gent again above water. Coulibaly hit the fists of the Turkish goalkeeper. At the next corner, he climbed higher than his defender and then high over heads. Konyaspor came again threaten through Meha, who, from sharp angle right at the goalkeeper Rinne lap.

In the slotminuten had goalscorer Saief injured to the side. Van der Bruggen made for the last feat, his shot towards short corner was of the line turned.

In the other match in group H put Shakhtar Donetsk in the Portuguese Braga aside with 2-0. The Ukrainians, in their first team contest with 0-1 too strong for Konyaspor, continue with 6 on 6 on the lead. AA Gent is second with four points, Braga has 1 point, Konyaspor continues to puntenloos last. On 20 October the players of Hein Vanhaezebrouck the relocation to Ukraine, Konyaspor receives Braga.

Standard fog

Standard was the only Belgian team that have not won. On a visit to Ajax went to the people of liège 1-0 in the boat.

The Amsterdam ArenA was before the advent of Standard is not completely filled, and the supporters who made it to the stadium were subsided had the first minutes to a dense fog gazing. Just before the kick-off had the always fiery Liège fans, after all, Bengali fire chipped, but because the roof of the Amsterdam ArenA was closed due to rain, the smoke is difficult to escape and had a real smokescreen over the field is formed.

At least three torches were tossed into a familievak with Ajax supporters. That box was evacuated. Standard is a hefty fine over your head.

In that dense fog began, Ajax snedigst to the party. After attempts of Klaassen and Kasper Dolberg, who were interrupted by an attentive Gillet, and a shot distance of Road that passes in front of flew, if Standard happy that it is not against an early deficit and looked at. But just when the Amsterdam press just seemed to take off, came to Ajax on a lead. Dolberg showed after losing the ball on the Liège society Gillet no chance and slid the leather through the pole against the nets.

Standard-fans turn Ajax-stand ablaze https://t.co/g1dIodmqKm pic.twitter.com/Jb2Cw4mJMr

— sporza (@sporza) September 29, 2016

Ajax took over after the goal, what is gas return and Standard came better in the match, but further than a few half chances came the Rouches. And on the other side gave a good inside pinched Fai Said of the 2-0.

Standard came better out of the dressing room and went in search of the equalizer. Ajax goalkeeper Onana picked up without problems a staircase of Trebel and Edmilson took aim a free schietkans rush next. Gradually restored the home team to re-balance, and almost had Gudelj Standard all the way out, but the free-kick from the Serbian whizzed right next to it. With Dompé, Legear and Mbenza brought coach Janković new attacking forces on the field, and nearly succeeded the second half, but his handsome krulbal died on the pole. Standard pressed yet, but the Ajax defence didn’t react more.

In the other match in group G, beating Celta de Vigo Panathinaikos with 2-0. Ajax is, for now, only leader in the group with 6 on 6. Celta de Vigo follows with four points, Standard counts one point and Panathinaikos is still puntenloos.

(Belga/RR)

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