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  Anderlecht - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Anderlecht is one of the nineteen municipalities located in the Brussels-Capital Region of Belgium.
Anderlecht is the home of the football club R.S.C. Anderlecht.
Anderlecht is the birth place of singer Jacques Brel.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Anderlecht   (116 words)

 Washingtonpost.com: UEFA Champions League
Anderlecht, the side dismissed by United coach Alex Ferguson as a "small club" before the game, looked much bigger on the night, as United struggled to find their fluency and at no point looked like potential European champions.
Anderlecht now have a good chance of reaching the second phase of the competition and will definitely do so if they win their last match at PSV Eindhoven on November 8.
Anderlecht coach Aime Anthuenis was relieved that his players were able to hang on to their well-deserved three points, which leaves them unexpectedly top of their group, with the away tie at PSV Eindhoven to come.
www.washingtonpost.com /wp-srv/sports/soccer/longterm/2000/uefa/champleague/firstphase/report23.htm   (651 words)

 PAO-13 Online
Vokolos and Konstantinidis stranded their teammates in a thriller of a game which had Anderlecht pressuring the whole game and nearly pulling off the miracle they were expecting.
That was the way that the greens got their ticket to the quarterfinals of the UEFA Cup and now they must face Porto on March 13 in Portugal.
That lifted the Anderlecht spirits and the second goal came 12 minutes later in the 82’ minute with Jestrovic scoring his second goal of the game.
www.pao-13.com /u4.html   (493 words)

 ESPN.com Soccernet England: News - United rob Belgians of their home comforts
Anderlecht, who needed to win to keep alive their own hopes of snatching second place in Group D behind Real Madrid, visibly wilted as their dream began to fade before the break.
Anderlecht's top scorer Tomasz Radzinski fired one chance wide early in the match but, as the drama unfolded, the Belgians found themselves increasingly outplayed on the fortress of a ground where they had won all 17 matches this season, including a Champions League triumph over Manchester United.
Anderlecht at last pulled a goal back in the 76th minute when a free kick by Didier Dheedene was headed home by Koller but Harte completed the rout with a penalty after Viduka had been fouled by Glen De Boeck.
www.soccernet.com /england/news/2001/0222/20010222andvlufcrep.html   (715 words)

 CNN/SI - Soccer - Anderlecht should pay dearly for bribery scandal - September 25, 1997
However, Anderlecht did not admit the money -- one million Belgian francs ($27,000) -- was a bribe, calling it instead a loan to Spanish referee Guruceta Muro, who died in a car crash in 1987.
In 1984, Anderlecht was headed by the father of Roger Vanden Stock, the current chairman.
Anderlecht, and the people involved in their sorry dealings, need to be made examples of -- UEFA must dig, delve and deliver justice.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /soccer/world/news/1997/09/25/jones_column   (800 words)

 ESPN.com Soccernet ChampionsLeague: Full-time Report - Anderlecht v Dynamo Kiev
Anderlecht were happy to play the ball around and preserve their advantage, while Kiev lacked the heart to mount a serious counter-attack.
With an unexpected six points from their four games, Anderlecht are starting to believe they could get to the next stage of the competition.
As to Anderlecht's hopes of qualifying: 'Normally in this group we are number four, but you never know what the result will be and you never know your form on the day.
www.soccernet.com /championsleague/2000/20001018/reports/anderlecht_dynamokiev_full.html   (569 words)

 ESPN.com Soccernet ChampionsLeague: Full-time Report - Anderlecht v Lokomotiv Moscow
Anderlecht's miserable night, littered with embarrassing defensive errors, had the 22,500 home crowd booing at the end.
Anderlecht, a pale shadow of the side who had a good run in the Champions League last season, have managed only two draws in the competition this season.
Anderlecht had the best possible start when Alexsander Ilic rifled home a left-footed shot from close range after two minutes as several Anderlecht players challenged for a loose ball in the driving rain.
www.soccernet.com /championsleague/2001/20011024/reports/anderlecht_lokomotivmoscow_full.html   (455 words)

 BBC SPORT | Football | Champions League | Celtic blow Anderlecht away
Celtic maintained their 100% home record in the Champions League as Anderlecht were demolished by a first half storm in Glasgow.
Within five minutes the home side had doubled their advantage when a long ball from Jackie McNamara was headed into the path of Miller by Hartson and the young Irishman hammered an angled shot into the net from 10 yards.
With 29 minutes gone the Anderlecht keeper was beaten again when Hartson flicked on Petrov's corner at the near post and Sutton flew in to head the ball home from a central position.
newsimg.bbc.co.uk /sport2/low/football/champions_league/3239887.stm   (512 words)

 ESPNsoccernet.com: Anderlecht Team Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Franky Vercauteren was appointed Anderlecht coach on a permanent basis on Tuesday after reaching agreement with the Belgian champions on a two-year contract.
Anderlecht's former Belgium central defender Glen De Boeck is considering retiring at the age of 33 after suffering a second serious knee injury.
Anderlecht's Serbian forward Nenad Jestrovic will be out of action for at least six weeks after breaking his left arm in the Champions League Group G match against Inter Milan, the Belgian club said o
soccernet.espn.go.com /team?id=441&cc=5739   (350 words)

 Saint Guy of Anderlecht   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Born of poor parents he lived a simple agricultural life and then as a sacristan in the local church until persuaded to invest in a trading venture.
When the ship carrying the cargo that he had invested in sank in the harbour Guy believed he was being punished for being greedy and went on a pilgrimmage firstly to Rome as pennance and then to Jerusalem where he worked as a guide to pilgrims.
They and their horses headed the procession followed by farmers, grooms, and stable boys leading their animals to be blessed.
www.encyclopedia-1.com /s/sa/saint_guy_of_anderlecht.html   (266 words)

 RSCA.be, Official Website of Sporting Anderlecht   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Sporting Anderlecht have won 0-1 against Beveren on Saturday 15 October.
Anderlecht had a lot of difficulties to find their play in the first half and STVV went their chance.
After the break a different Sporting came on the field, a team that put a lot of pressure on the visitors.
www.rsca.be /index2.php?language=en   (226 words)

 The Sun News On-line | Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
RSC Anderlecht will be hoping to record their first victory on German soil in 27 years when they travel to Werder Bremen's Weserstadion on Matchday 4.
Overall, Anderlecht have played German opposition 12 times on their travels, winning on their first four visits but the Belgian side have lost eight in a row.
Bayern would also win on home soil defeating Anderlecht on the final matchday in Munich thanks to a 42nd-minute penalty from Roy Makaay to book their place in the knockout stages at the Belgian club's expense.
www.sunnewsonline.com /webpages/sports/2004/nov/02/sports-02-11-2004-005.htm   (461 words)

 RTÉ.ie Sport - Celtic fall to 10-man Anderlecht
After talk of an injury crisis at the Belgium club, last season's UEFA Cup finalists were expected to comfortably secure their second win of the campaign when the home side were reduced to 10 men after 26 minutes.
But Celtic were stunned as Anderlecht fought back from that setback to move into second place in Group A thanks to a glorious strike from Man of the Match Dindane Aruna.
Anderlecht's goal came on 72 minutes when Swede Christian Wilhelmsson broke down the right, outran the Celtic defence and picked out Aruna who scored with ease.
www.rte.ie /sport/2003/1021/celtic01.html   (469 words)

 Xtratime Community - The new season of RSC Anderlecht
Anderlecht is in a downward spiral to be compared to the position Brugge was in at the beginning of last season.
I saw Anderlecht play in their game against Lyon and my suspicions seem to be confirmed this evening.
Anderlecht has paid him well for 3 years during his inactivtity (which isn't that obvious if you read the interview with Olivier Van Impe in the HLN of a few days ago) and even offerd him a new contract.
www.xtratime.org /forum/showthread.php?t=138402   (2558 words)

 CNNSI.com - Soccer - World - Man Utd shocked by Anderlecht, falls to third - Tuesday October 24, 2000 05:34 PM
Radzinski turned early Anderlecht pressure into a first goal in the 15th minute, when he was left unmarked in the center.
The 22,000 Anderlecht fans were delirious and the players let themselves be caught off guard.
Anderlecht never looked like the team which lost 5-1 in Manchester during the opening round of the Champions League.
www.cnn.com /cnnsi/soccer/news/2000/10/24/groupg_roundup_ap   (661 words)

 CNN.com - Broos extension boosts Anderlecht - Jan. 14, 2004
Anderlecht coach Hugo Broos has agreed a two-year deal extension that keeps him at the Belgian club until the end of the 2005/2006 season.
The 51-year-old arrived at Anderlecht in 2002 and his team had an eight-point lead over Standard Liege at the top of the First Division going into the winter break.
Anderlecht, who were knocked out of the Champions League after the group stage last year, play their first league match after the winter break at Royal Antwerp on Sunday.
cnn.com /2004/SPORT/football/01/14/anderlecht.broos   (228 words)

 CNN.com - Anderlecht title hopes given boost - Mar 25, 2005
Anderlecht beat La Louviere 2-1 on the 12th matchday of the season.
However, the victory was put on hold after it was discovered that the ball had burst when Walter Baseggio scored Anderlecht's equaliser in the 64th minute.
In the end the match was not replayed - and in December the referees' association decided there had been no mistake on the part of the match referee for allowing the initial result to stand.
edition.cnn.com /2005/SPORT/football/03/25/belgium.anderlecht   (191 words)

 Patron Saints Index: Saint Guy of Anderlecht
Born in poverty, he was trained in religion by pious parents.
1012 at Anderlecht, Belgium of exhaustion and related natural causes; his grave was forgotten until uncovered by a horse; relics translated to a nearby church in 1076; due to wars, they were moved and hidden in several places for centuries; destroyed by Protestants in the 18th century
Anderlecht Belgium, against epilepsy, against hydrophobia, against infantile convulsions, against mad dogs, against rabies, animals with horns, bachelors, convulsive children, epileptics, horned animals, laborers, protection of outbuildings, protection of sheds, protection of stables, sacristans, sextons, work horses
www.catholic-forum.com /saints/saintg39.htm   (349 words)

 Anderlecht stay top in Belgium as Standard slip   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The slip-up, which ended their 100 percent start to the season, means Anderlecht remain on top with 13 points from five matches.
Anderlecht geared up for their Champions League clash against Chelsea on Tuesday with a 3-1 victory over Excelsior Mouscron on Saturday.
Anderlecht went ahead after 35 minutes through Nenad Jestrovic but Dos Santos levelled two minutes later.
famulus.msnbc.com /famulusspt/reuters09-11-134214.asp?spt=mls   (374 words)

 Anderlecht Scandal
The Brussels team won their appeal on a technicality with the court accepting their claim that the issue was dealt with by the wrong UEFA body - the UEFA executive committee had decided on the ban when the scandal should have been taken care of by UEFA's judicial committee.
Nottingham Forest are "hopeful" of reaching a Christmas settlement with Anderlecht in their bid to receive one million pounds in compensation for the 1984 UEFA Cup bribery scandal.
UEFA have banned Anderlecht of Belgium from European competition for one year because of bribes a senior club official made to a referee in their UEFA Cup semi-final clash with Nottingham Forest in 1984 - a game they won 3-0 in curious circumstances.
futbal.org /efo/9798/anderlecht.html   (404 words)

 Scout Tom's warning: Beware of Anderlecht - Evening Times   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
He recognises just how potent a threat Anderlecht pose to Celtic's chances of qualifying from Group A. And O'Neill is in no doubt the side rebuilt over the past couple of seasons by Hugo Broos are confident they can add to the point they took against Bayern Munich.
He revealed: "People have seen the contribution Aruna made to Anderlecht's goal against Bayern Munich, and there's no doubt he is another player for the fans to watch.
Overall, O'Neill senses Anderlecht believe they are worth much more than the single point their opening two matches have yielded.
www.eveningtimes.co.uk /print/sport/6009362.shtml   (641 words)

 BBC SPORT | CHAMPIONS LEAGUE | Leeds through to quarters
Anderlecht's Czech striker Jan Koller sparked brief hopes of a comeback with a second-half header but Ian Harte's 80th minute penalty sealed a famous European win.
But any hope of a comeback was snuffed out when Viduka was fouled in the box by Anderlecht skipper Glen De Boeck and Ian Harte rattled in the penalty.
Anderlecht: Milojevic, Ilic, De Boeck, Crasson, Vanderhaeghe, Goor, Dheedene, Baseggio, Stoica, Radzinski, Koller.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport/hi/english/football/champions_league/newsid_1180000/1180955.stm   (682 words)

 Anderlecht on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Erasmus lived (1517-21) in Anderlecht, and his house is a museum.
Mornar (Anderlecht) à la lutte avec Lizarazu (Bayern Munich) Cette défaite lyonnaise permet au Bayern Munich de prendre se.
Le Monégasque Ludovic Giuly après son but Les champions de France en titre, qui reçoivent Anderlecht mercredi, peinent déc.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/A/Anderlec.asp   (487 words)

 SOCCER - CBS SportsLine.com
Anderlecht, without standout player Vincent Kompany because of a back injury, almost had the perfect start.
Anderlecht was lucky to reach halftime level but, led by winger Bart Goor, the Belgians pushed forward and forced Doblas into good saves on shots from Mbo Mpenza and Goor.
After Oliveira had scored, Anderlecht claimed a penalty when Christian Wilhelmsson went down but Italian referee Roberto Rosetti waved play on to the dismay of the 30,000 fans at the Vanden Stock stadium.
www.sportsline.com /soccer/story/8903455   (471 words)

 Yiannis Anastasiou leaves Anderlecht for Roda
Anderlecht's Greek striker, Yiannis Anastasiou, is leaving the Belgian club after an agreement has taken place for his transfer to Dutch club Roda for an estimated 385 million drachmas.
Anderlecht's management was not happy with Anastasiou's performances with their club and they opted to sell the player to Roda.
Anastasiou was transferred to Anderlecht from Greek club OFI in 1998 but was never able to get a starting line-up spot although his early stages with the club were promising.
www.phantis.com /news?newsID=20000808172735   (285 words)

 Guardian Unlimited Football | News | Celtic 3 - 1 Anderlecht
This group is still anybody's, which is my way of saying that I haven't really looked at it and haven't a clue what'#s going on, either in the group or in general.
Anderlecht took the throw straight away and didn't give the ball back.
Anderlecht attack, but Petrov intervenes and puts a stop to what passes for their gallop.
football.guardian.co.uk /News_Story/0,1563,1078395,00.html   (1945 words)

Anderlecht is the new leader in the Belgian Jupiler League.
In the second half Radzinski (again) managed to score 0-3 and that way Anderlecht was able to finish the match without a hurry.
The chances keep piling up for the visitors, but they were to sloppy in the final touch.
www.geocities.com /pjdebrem/RSCAnderlecht.html   (202 words)

 Guardian Unlimited Football | Champions League | Anderlecht 1 - 4 Leeds
By ruthlessly overpowering an Anderlecht side who had won their last nine European ties on home soil Leeds not only enhanced their blossoming reputation as fearless travellers here last night but also propelled them into the quarter-finals with two group matches to spare.
That was due not only to their own efforts but to Lazio's failure to beat Real Madrid in Rome where Raul's equaliser earned the holders a 2-2 draw and ended the Italian champions' interest in the competition.
Anderlecht's awesome record here had already incorporated wins over Manchester United and Lazio this season and the Brussels press has been crammed with articles all week suggesting this would be another night for beery Belgian celebrations on Grand' Place.
football.guardian.co.uk /Champions_League/Story/0,5764,441343,00.html   (719 words)

 Xtratime Community - CL: Anderlecht - Inter
In their first Champions League match against Werder Bremen, the nerazzurri produced a fine performance and will need to repeat it in order to defeat an Anderlecht side which needs points to keep hoping for a spot in the next round as this encounter is already a do or die situation for the Belgians.
While the first is for an Anderlecht fan unacceptable (out with Hasi and Mbo), the latter is most of all frustrating.
Inter and Anderlecht had an equal amount of chances but the Italians scored three times and Anderlecht was lucky to score one in the last second.
www.xtratime.org /forum/showthread.php?t=142828   (943 words)

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