Club Brugge vs Copenhagen
UEFA Champions League – Group G
Date: Wednesday, 7th December 2016,
Kick-Off: 19:45 UK,
Venue: Jan Breydel Stadium, Brugge.
Club Brugge have nothing but pride at stake when they welcome FC Copenhagen at Jan Breydelstadion on Wednesday night. Brugge are yet to pick a point in their previous five group stage game and will be hoping to leave the competition with at least 1 point.
Brugge have failed to win a single game so far in the competition, they have lost their previous five games. They are resigned to the 4th spot with 0 points and are 6 points behind their visitors. They have no hope of Europa League and will be leaving the competition in shame with no point if they fail to draw or win this game.
Meanwhile, Copenhagen needs nothing but a win in this game to progress into the round of 16. According to statistics and UEFA rule, their Head to Head Advantage against Porto will qualify them if they win and Porto lose or draw. However a defeat or draw in this game will consign them to the Europa League as they will finish 3rd.
Club Brugge vs Copenhagen: Head to Head Statistics
This game will be the 7th meeting between the two teams, as Copenhagen have been better in their previous games. Copenhagen have won 3 of their previous game, drawn 2 and lost just once to Brugge. Surprisingly, Copenhagen have been better at Brugge’s back yard as they are unbeaten against Brugge.
Copenhagen’s 8 previous games against Belgium teams have seen 3 wins, 2 draws and 2 defeats. However, Brugge’s 16 games against Danish teams have seen 7 wins, 4 draws and 5 wins.
Club Brugge vs Copenhagen: Prediction
Copenhagen have been good against, Brugge and have a clean record agains Brugge on Belgian soil. They have also be the better side in this competition and in a better form in their respective domestic leagues. Judging by this, we expect a win from the visitors as we tip them to follow Leicester City into the Round of 16.
Club Brugge vs Copenhagen: Betting Tips
Copenhagen to win at 2.15.