What’s ahead for Genk’s internationals: World Cup and Euro places at stake

22 March 2022

They have fanned out across the globe again, our internationals. There are no fewer than 16 in our first team currently. For most of our non-European players, participation in the World Cup in Qatar is at stake. These are the last and decisive international matches, while our youth internationals are looking to secure a place at their respective European Championships. Ito can put Japan in the …

Iké Ugbo comes off the bench in a crucial derby win for Canada

31 January 2022

Canada has taken a big step towards the World Cup in Qatar in defeating their 'big neighbour' USA 2-0, after an early goal by Cyle Larin (Besiktas) and another late in stoppage time by Sam Adekugbe (Hatayspor). Iké Ugbo came on for Jonathan David in the 84th minute. Canada had to do without Bayern Munich's Alphonso Davies, who is struggling with myocarditis after having …

Paul Onuachu wins the Golden Boot!

12 January 2022

After Branko Strupar and Wesley Sonck, Paul Onuachu is the third KRC Genk player to win the Golden Shoe; our Nigerian striker finished ahead of Club Brugge players Noa Lang and Charles De Ketelaere. 2021 was an incredible year for Paul: he finished top scorer, won the Belgian Cup, was vice-champion of the Jupiler Pro League and was crowned professional footballer of the year. And now, he has …