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Network Round-up; Belgian wobbles

Tue Apr 7 2015

Here are the details of last weekend’s games: Standard de Liege, Belgium Jupiler Pro (1st) League; Play off round 1: Club Brugge – Standard: 2-1 Att. 29,042 Standard got the best possible start in this crucial game at the “champions” of the pre-playoff phase, taking the lead after just 2 minutes, but they went down…

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Network round up; nerves in Sint -Truiden

Mon Mar 23 2015

Standard de Liege, Belgium Jupiler Pro (1st) League No game this weekend. First play off game is on 6th April. Agrupación Deportiva Alcorcón, Spain Segunda (2nd) Division Alcorcon – Barcelona “B”: 3-1 Att. 2,500 It must always be good to say you beat Barcelona. However this gets a bit easier if the Barcelona keeper receives…

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Our day in Paradise; what we learnt in Jena

Thu Mar 19 2015

It starts at the station of the same name, the road crosses the River Saale and runs alongside a big park. They call it Paradies, and after a kilometre or so part of it turns into a large sports complex, which includes the Ernst – Abbe Sportfield. It is the home of FC Carl Zeiss…

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Network Round-Up; now with expert commentators!

Tue Mar 17 2015

Here are the results from w/e 15 March: Standard de Liege, Belgium Jupiler Pro (1st) League Standard – Genk: 1-0. Att: 26,711 This was the final game of the regular season, and Standard go into the playoffs. A Standard fan “Defke” from Charlton Life has kindly agreed to supply updates from both Standard and STVV.…

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Network Round -Up

Mon Mar 9 2015

After a winter break we are once again monitoring the network clubs as we enter the business end of the season. Here are the results for the week ending 8.March Standard de Liege, Belgium Jupiler Pro (1st) League Mechelen – Standard: 1-0. Att: 11,200 The poster “Mountsfield Park” on Charlton Life: Standard Liege lost 1-0…

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Luzon in? Liege Journo QA “I don’t think you will find a Standard fan who can make you feel happy about Guy Luzon”

Tue Jan 13 2015

Douglas de Coninck is a news journalist with the Belgian daily De Morgen, and a lifelong Standard fan. He has met with and followed Roland Duchatelet since the early days of his political life, long before he bought Standard. Here he answers a number of questions from the Trust about Guy Luzon and Standard… Trust:…

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