Anderlecht build advantage, Brugge fire five
Anderlecht extended their lead at the top of the Jupiler League to seven points with a 4-2 win over Genk.
Genk took the lead after eight minutes through Christian Benteke, but the home side were level seconds later through Matias Suarez.
There were also six goals in the game between Club Brugge and Beerschot, with Brugge running out 5-1 winners. Joseph Akpala, Mushaga Bakenga and Maxime Lestienne put the home side 3-0 ahead after just 28 minutes.
Vusimuzi Nyoni pulled a goal back ten minutes before the interval, but Akpala and Lestienne both found the net again to complete the win and draw Brugge level on points with second-placed Gent.