Paul Onuachu scored a brace to help his side defeat Alhassan Yusuf’s Antwerp 3-1 in the battle of the top two sides.
Onuachu has now scored eight goals this season as he is back to his best form after facing much criticism earlier in the season.
Few days ago, Onuachu admitted he didn’t have to change is game play before his resurgence.
Mike Tresor assisted all three goals including Onuachu’s two goals as Genk enjoyed a convincing victory away from home.
Despite the defeat, Alhassan Yusuf still starred in the midfield, making 5 tackles and creating 1 chance.
Genk now have 37 points followed closely by Antwerp with 33 points.