Antwerp

Antwerp

1st in Belgian First Division A

Marc Overmars named Antwerp director after Ajax exit for 'inappropriate' behaviour Marc Overmars named Antwerp director after Ajax exit for 'inappropriate' behaviour

Marc Overmars has been named technical director at Antwerp a month after he left Ajax over inappropriate behaviour towards female colleagues.

USMNT left-back Vines joins Royal Antwerp from Colorado Rapids USMNT left-back Vines joins Royal Antwerp from Colorado Rapids

The Colorado Rapids have transferred United States international left-back Sam Vines to Royal Antwerp in Belgium, the club announced on Thursday.

Antwerp's Lamkel Ze issues public apology after arriving to training in rivals' shirt Antwerp's Lamkel Ze issues public apology after arriving to training in rivals' shirt

Antwerp forward Didier Lamkel Ze has apologised after he arrived to training wearing the shirt of the club's fiercest rivals Anderlecht.

Tottenham beat Antwerp to win Europa League Group J Tottenham beat Antwerp to win Europa League Group J

Tottenham Hotspur beat Antwerp to leapfrog their Belgian rivals and win Europa League Group J on Thursday night in London.

Bale, Alli miss chance to impress as Tottenham suffer Europa League defeat to Antwerp Bale, Alli miss chance to impress as Tottenham suffer Europa League defeat to Antwerp

After being named in Jose Mourinho's line-up with the likes of Harry Kane and Son Heung-Min rested, Gareth Bale and Dele Alli disappointed.

Mexico's Omar Govea joins Royal Antwerp on loan from Porto Mexico's Omar Govea joins Royal Antwerp on loan from Porto

The 22-year-old was on loan with Royal Excel Mouscron last season and impressed, earning a call-up to the Mexico squad last November and in March.

Royal Antwerp fans injure Charleroi's Cristian Benavente with smoke bomb Royal Antwerp fans injure Charleroi's Cristian Benavente with smoke bomb

A football player was injured by a smoke bomb thrown by rival fans during Sporting Charleroi's 3-1 win at Royal Antwerp in the Belgian League.

Royal Antwerp's Joel Lobanzo, 17, dies after suffering cardiac arrest Royal Antwerp's Joel Lobanzo, 17, dies after suffering cardiac arrest

Royal Antwerp youngster Joel Lobanzo died following a cardiac arrest during a training session on Tuesday, the Belgian club have confirmed.

Jelle van Damme completes exit from LA Galaxy and joins Royal Antwerp Jelle van Damme completes exit from LA Galaxy and joins Royal Antwerp

The LA Galaxy and Royal Antwerp have completed a deal for the transfer of Jelle van Damme to join the Belgian Jupiler League club.

Jelle van Damme to leave LA Galaxy, return to Belgium for personal reasons Jelle van Damme to leave LA Galaxy, return to Belgium for personal reasons

Jelle van Damme is set to leave the LA Galaxy to return to Belgium for personal reasons, club president Chris Klein has confirmed.

Jupiler League Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Antwerp 9 +15 27
2 Racing Genk 9 +13 22
3 Club Brugge 9 +9 19
4 Oud-Heverlee L.. 9 +3 17
5 Standard Liege 9 +2 16
6 Union St.-Gill.. 9 0 16
7 KAA Gent 9 +3 14
8 Anderlecht 9 +6 13
9 Sint-Truidense 9 +2 13
10 Royal Charlero.. 9 -1 12
11 KVC Westerlo 9 -2 12
12 KV Mechelen 9 +1 11
13 KV Oostende 9 -3 10
14 KV Kortrijk 9 -9 7
15 Eupen 9 -8 6
16 RFC Seraing 9 -10 6
17 Cercle Brugge .. 9 -10 6
18 Zulte-Waregem 9 -11 5
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
87 Davino Verhuls.. 0 0 0
1 Jean Butez 0 0 0
26 Ortwin De Wolf 0 0 0

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
87 Davino Verhuls.. 0 0 0
1 Jean Butez 0 0 0
26 Ortwin De Wolf 0 0 0