Gent hosted Wolfsburg on Wednesday for the resumption of both sides' UEFA Champions League campaigns.
The Group H runners-up snuck into the knockout stages ahead of Valencia and Lyon, while Wolfsburg advanced from Group B ahead of Manchester United and PSV Eindhoven.
The visitors took the lead shortly before half-time thanks to some brilliant skill and a fine finish by Julian Draxler:
The German added a second eight minutes into the second half with a beautiful chipped finish:
And Max Kruse scored Wolfsburg's third away goal shortly afterwards from close range:
Sven Kums pulled one back for Gent with 10 minutes to play:
And Kalifa Coulibaly ensured a nervy finish for Wolfsburg with a tidy headed finish:
But Wolfsburg hung on to ensure they take a lead with them back to Germany in three weeks' time, as well as three vital away goals.