The win means Genk are 10 points clear of second-placed Union St. Gilloise in the league table after 19 games.
Onuachu maintains leadership in the top scorers chart following his latest strike in Sunday’s fixture.
Prior to the game against Club Brugge, Onuachu had failed to score in Genk’s last two games.
Club Brugge Nigerian midfielder Raphael Onyedika was not in action while Yira Sor made his debut for Genk, coming on in the 88th minute.
Hans Vanaken gave Club Brugge the lead in the 21st minute but Carlos Cuesta equalised for Genk on 25 minutes.
Onuachu then put the home side 2-1 ahead in the 67th minute off an assist from Ghana’s Joseph Paintsil.
With 15 minutes left Club Brugge were reduced to 10 men after Abakar Sylla was sent off for a second bookable offence.
Genk capitalised in the man advantage and went 3-1 up through Bryan Heynen with nine minutes to play.
By James Agberebi
Copyright © 2022 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.
You may be interested
The race for Man Utd takeover hits up: Red Devils fans elated as Qatari investors plan 5 major things with the mammoth bid launchWebby - February 8, 2023
Spread the love Manchester United fans could almost be partying at the moment following the reports reaching National Daily.…
Naira redesign policy: Expert picks holes in Supreme Court judgmentWebby - February 8, 2023
Spread the love A legal luminary, Barrister Abumere Osara, has picked holes in Wednesday judgment by the Supreme Court…
Extend Feb 10 deadline for old Naira Notes, IMF advises FGWebby - February 8, 2023
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has advised the Federal Government of Nigeria to extend the February 10 deadline for the…