Anderlecht vs Gent Predictions & Match Preview

Anderlecht vs Gent Belgium First Division Predictions by LeagueLane

Anderlecht vs Gent
Belgium – First Division A
Date: Sunday, 11 November 2018
Kick-Off at 13:30 UK/ 14:30 CET
Venue: Constant Vanden Stock Stadium (Anderlecht).

Two heavyweights of Belgian football will face each other on Sunday, in the Jupiler League.

The Purple and White are 4rth in the table with 4 points above their opponents for Sunday. They have won 8 and lost 3 of the 14 matches played so far. In the last 6 matches they played in all competitions Anderlecht has 2 wins and losses each and won the last league game against Waasland-Beveren.

Over 2.5 goals came in 5 of their last 7 matches across all venues. At home, they are unbeaten in 3 games on the trot, and both the teams scored in all those matches. But in the last 6 home fixtures, they lost 2. Over 2.5 goals were scored in 4 of the last 7 home matches.

The Buffaloes are 5th in the table, just behind Anderlecht. They have won 7 and lost 5 games this season. Also, the team from Ghent have scored a notable 29 goals, but like most teams are poor at defense. In the 14 games, they conceded 26 goals and clean sheets are rare for them.

In the last 6 matches, they won 3 and lost 2 games also. Over 2.5 games came in all their recent 10 matches they played in all competitions. From 7 of their recent games on the road, they have 3 wins and 2 defeats.

In the previous 5 away matches over 2.5 goals were produced. So we can expect this upcoming match to also have some goals.

Anderlecht vs Gent: Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Gent won the last 2 h2h matches held at home and away.
  • In the last 7 h2h matches both teams have 2 wins each.
  • The most common score in those games was 0-0 in three games.
  • A 6 game unbeaten streak for the hosts at home ended with a win for Genk in the last match.

Anderlecht vs Gent: Prediction       

In 13 of the 14 matches that Genk played the score had over 2.5 goals in total. This is the same for 9 matches that the hosts played. So we can safely bet on this match to have over 2.5 goals with 1.70 odd.

In 6 of the last 7 matches that the Sporting played saw both the teams scoring. Also in the last 6 games that the visitors took part in, both the teams scored irrespective of the result. The hosts have scored 27 goals and the visitors have found the net 29 times already in the league. So we can expect both of them to score on Sunday and bet on the same with 1.58 odd.

Anderlecht vs Gent: Betting Tips

  • Over 2.5 goals @ 1.70 (7/10).
  • Both teams to score @ 1.58 (4/7).