1938–39 in Belgian football

The 1938–39 season was the 39th season of competitive football in Belgium. R Beerschot AC won their 7th and last Premier Division title. The next season of Belgian football was interrupted due to World War II. Official competitions resumed in the 1941-42 season.

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Overview edit

At the end of the season, R Daring Club de Bruxelles and RFC Brugeois were relegated to Division I, while SC Eendracht Aalst (Division I A winner) and R Tilleur FC (Division I B winner) were promoted to the Premier Division.
FC Wilrijck, Cappellen FC, RCS Schaerbeek and Wezel Sport were relegated from Division I to Promotion, to be replaced by R Fléron FC, RCS Hallois, RRC Tournaisien and Herenthals SK.

National team edit

Date Venue Opponents Score* Comp Belgium scorers
January 29, 1939 Heysel Stadium, Brussels (H) Germany 1-4 F Emile Stijnen
March 19, 1939 Olympisch Stadion, Antwerp (H) The Netherlands 5-4 F Jean Capelle (3), Jean Fievez, Raymond Braine
April 23, 1939 Olympic Stadium, Amsterdam (A) The Netherlands 2-3 F Raymond Braine, Fernand Buyle
May 14, 1939 Stade du Pont d'Ougrée, Liège (H) Switzerland 1-2 F Bernard Voorhoof
May 18, 1939 Heysel Stadium, Brussels (H) France 1-3 F Robert Lamoot
May 27, 1939 Stadion ŁKS, Łódź (A) Poland 3-3 F Jean Fievez, Raymond Braine, Hendrik Isemborghs

* Belgium score given first


  • H = Home match
  • A = Away match
  • N = On neutral ground
  • F = Friendly
  • o.g. = own goal

Honours edit

Competition Winner
Premier Division R Beerschot AC
Division I SC Eendracht Aalst and R Tilleur FC
Promotion R Fléron FC, RCS Hallois, RRC Tournaisien and Herenthals SK

Final league tables edit

Premier Division edit

References edit