Kenyan international Joseph Okumu made his full debut for KAA Gent as they went down 2-1 at the hands of Sint-Truidense V.V in a Belgian Pro. League match staged at the Stayen stadium on Sunday night.
Gent were the first to score through Andreas Hanche-Olsen who found the back of the net just inside 2 minutes.
Sint-Truidense V.V responded 10 minutes later through a Ilombe Mboyo goal. Gent saw much of the ball but could not break down their opponents who were very good at defence.
The match went into half time with the scores at 1-1.
In the second half, STVV took the lead through Christian Brüls in the 67th minute to all but seal the points for his side.