2003–04 in Belgian football

The 2003–04 season was the 101st competitive season in Belgian football.

National teamEdit

Belgium ended their qualifying campaign for the 2004 UEFA European Championship at the third place in Group 8 and thus did not take part to the final tournament.

Date Venue Opponents Score* Comp Belgium scorers Match Report
August 20, 2003 King Baudouin Stadium, Brussels (H) Netherlands 1–1 F Wesley Sonck
September 10, 2003 King Baudouin Stadium, Brussels (H) Croatia 2–1 ECQ Wesley Sonck (2)
October 11, 2003 Stade Maurice Dufrasne, Liège (H) Estonia 2–0 ECQ Raio Piiroja (og), Thomas Buffel
February 18, 2004 King Baudouin Stadium, Brussels (H) France 0–2 F
March 31, 2004 RheinEnergieStadion, Köln (A) Germany 0–3 F
April 28, 2004 King Baudouin Stadium, Brussels (H) Turkey 2–3 F Wesley Sonck, Grégory Dufer
May 29, 2004 Philips Stadion, Eindhoven (A) Netherlands 1–0 F Bart Goor

* Belgium score given first

Key

  • H = Home match
  • A = Away match
  • F = Friendly
  • ECQ = UEFA European Championship 2004 Qualifying, Group 8
  • og = own goal

HonoursEdit

Competition Winner
Jupiler League R.S.C. Anderlecht
Cup Club Brugge
Supercup Club Brugge
Second division Brussels
Third division A Waasland
Third division B Union

Final tablesEdit

Jupiler LeagueEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Anderlecht (C) 34 25 6 3 77 27 +50 81 Qualification to Champions League third qualifying round
2 Club Brugge 34 22 6 6 77 31 +46 72 Qualification to Champions League second qualifying round
3 Standard Liège 34 18 11 5 68 31 +37 65 Qualification to UEFA Cup first round
4 Genk 34 17 8 9 58 40 +18 59 Qualification to Intertoto Cup second round
5 Mouscron 34 15 14 5 64 42 +22 59
6 Westerlo 34 14 10 10 51 45 +6 52 Qualification to Intertoto Cup second round
7 Germinal Beerschot 34 11 11 12 34 40 −6 44
8 La Louvière 34 10 14 10 45 46 −1 44
9 Gent 34 8 16 10 33 34 −1 40 Qualification to Intertoto Cup first round
10 Sporting Lokeren 34 10 9 15 45 54 −9 39
11 Lierse 34 8 15 11 33 40 −7 39
12 Beveren 34 11 5 18 45 58 −13 38 Qualification to UEFA Cup second qualifying round
13 Sint-Truiden 34 9 11 14 36 50 −14 38
14 Cercle Brugge 34 7 14 13 28 52 −24 35
15 Charleroi 34 8 9 17 35 47 −12 33
16 Mons 34 7 12 15 29 52 −23 33
17 Heusden-Zolder (R) 34 7 7 20 36 68 −32 28 Relegation to 2004–05 Belgian Second Division
18 Antwerp (R) 34 7 6 21 30 67 −37 27
Source:[citation needed]
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated

Second divisionEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
1 Brussels (C) 34 21 7 6 79 29 +50 70
2 Oostende (P) 34 18 11 5 69 43 +26 65
3 Roeselare 34 19 6 9 59 38 +21 63
4 Tubize 34 15 13 6 60 33 +27 58
5 Zulte-Waregem 34 15 7 12 58 45 +13 52
6 Virton 34 13 12 9 38 33 +5 51
7 Deinze 34 15 5 14 45 46 −1 50
8 Maasmechelen 34 13 10 11 47 50 −3 49
9 Dessel 34 14 6 14 41 42 −1 48
10 Geel 34 13 8 13 38 41 −3 47
11 Hamme 34 11 13 10 43 44 −1 46
12 Aalst 34 12 9 13 54 59 −5 45
13 Visé 34 13 5 16 48 59 −11 44
14 Eupen 34 8 13 13 32 41 −9 37
15 Ronse 34 7 11 16 27 46 −19 32
16 Sporting West (R) 34 7 10 17 41 61 −20 31
17 Tienen (R) 34 6 7 21 30 64 −34 25
18 Denderleeuw (R) 34 3 13 18 32 67 −35 22
Source:[citation needed]
(C) Champion; (P) Promoted; (R) Relegated

ReferencesEdit