Lille forced to pay compensation to Genk over Origi transfer
Lille forced to pay compensation to Genk over Origi transfer

French side Lille must pay compensation of 300,000 euros ($336,000, 217,000 pounds) to Belgian club Genk in relation to the signing of Divock Origi, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ruled on Monday. 

Belgian player suffers heart-attack
Belgian player suffers heart-attack

Belgian footballer Gregory Mertens was in a critical state in hospital on Tuesday after suffering a heart-attack playing for Lokeren reserves the previous night, press reports said.

McLeish back in football with Genk

Former Scotland, Rangers and Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish has returned to football, being appointed as coach of Belgian side Genk on Friday.

River fear stadium ban after fan throws wood at player

River Plate could face a monumental stadium ban after a fan threw a piece of wood and hit Godoy Cruz defender Leandro Grimi as he celebrated scoring the equaliser in his team`s 2-1 upset win on Wednesday.

Agbonlahor says Aston Villa pal Benteke `best player` in league

Aston Villa player Gabriel Agbonlahor has said that his teammate Christian Benteke is now the best player in the Premier League.

Torres bags brace as Chelsea rout Genk 5-0

Fernando Torres scored twice in a classy individual display as Chelsea equalled their biggest-ever win in the Champions League by thrashing Belgian strugglers Genk 5-0.

Sub Ballack seals Leverkusen`s win over Genk

Michael Ballack came off the bench to seal Bayer Leverkusen`s 2-0 Champions League win over Belgian champions Genk.