Club Brugge vs Sporting Charleroi
Belgium – First Division A
Date: Saturday, 8 August 2020
Kick-off at 15:30 UK/ 16:30 CET
Venue: Jan Breydel Stadion (Brugge).
Club Brugge is the strongest squad in the Jupiler League and they proved it with a champion title last season and also by losing just one clash in their 29 league appearances. Towards the end of the prior season, the host was on a four-game winning streak, following a 2-1 win at home against Cercle Brugge.
The host had an unbeaten streak at home last season and only three draws in the 15 attempts. On the contrary, Sporting Charleroi had only 5 wins from their 15 away fixtures till the end. They had only one win in the last five outings in the campaign last season.
Charleroi was at the third spot in the league table with 16 points less than the host. They were on a two-game winning streak towards the end, following a 1-4 win on the road against Gent last time out in the league schedule.
Club Brugge vs Charleroi Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host has recorded three of the last five overall wins.
- The visitor has only one win in all their visits since 2009.
- Their previous encounter gave a 1-0 home win for Blauw-Zwart.
- The Zebras haven’t scored in their recent three visits.
- Their previous three matches overall haven’t seen both teams score.
Club Brugge vs Charleroi Prediction
There is no doubt as to the match is sizing to be a home win in full-time. The reigning champions have lost to Charleroi only once in the last 11 years of their h2h records.
Besides, the visitor has experienced a poor away form in the campaign last season. The last time they met the host in February, they lost on the road with a 1-0 scoreline.
The recent three h2h meetings held here has ended in a clean sheet win for the host. So, the chance of Club Brugge to score first in the encounter is a probable bet for the punters.
Club Brugge vs Charleroi Betting tips
Full-time result: Club Brugge @ 1.50 (1/2).
Club Brugge to score first @ 1.40 (2/5).