Yet, while Brugge
offers so much in splendour when it comes to the European map, the city dubbed "the Venice of the North" has had one or two glum faces swanning around in the last few days.
Match betting: 8-11 Brugge
(Hills), 17-4 Genk (BetVictor), 29-10 draw (BetVictor).
Jean Beausejour scored Blues' first against Brugge
and earned the penalty for Marlon King's equaliser.
Kujovic palmed away an inswinging Wade Elliott free-kick at full stretch at the expense of a corner as Brugge
were forced back.
Leekens' cash row AXED Club Brugge
boss George Leekens wants [euro]2.
are in turmoil heading into the St Andrew's encounter having parted ways with head coach Adrie Koster at the weekend following a fourth successive defeat, each from winning positions.
also have an injury crisis ahead of the game, with several firstteam stars unavailable.
They only do drama - and it was here aplenty again after Club Brugge
seemed in command with quickfire goals before the break.
boss Adrie Koster said his side had only themselves to blame as they suffered their first home defeat against English opposition.
star Tom Hogli has warned his team-mates they must dry their eyes and get with the job ahead of the visit of Newcastle.
have vowed to get the balance right at St Andrew's tonight.
The venue for Newcastle's next game in the Uefa Cup remains uncertain, with SV Zulte-Waregem officials currently exploring the possibility of moving February's last-32 tie to Brugge
, writes Paul Gilder.
NEWCASTLE United unleash Cheick Tiote on Club Brugge
side whose season is going from bad worse.
BLUES could face a very different, meaner Club Brugge
in tomorrow's crunch Europa League clash at St Andrew's (8.
The 30,000-capacity Jan Breydel Stadion - a Euro 2000 venue and the home of both Club Brugge
and Cercle Brugge
- is undergoing consideration to stage a game that will be played on February 14 or 15.