Cercle Brugge vs Club Brugge
Belgium – Jupiler Pro League
Date: Thursday, 28 January 2021
Kick-off at 17:45 UK/ 18:45 CET
Venue: Jan Breydel Stadion (Brugge).
The Brugge derby in the Jupiler League will feature Cercle Brugge struggling in the relegation zone this season against the table-toppers, Club Brugge. The gap between the teams on the table this season itself is an example of the upper hand for the visitor in the clash.
Cercle Brugge has finally found three points after ten winless games in their league schedule. The 1-2 win on the road against the likes of Kortrijk was their seventh win in the 23 clashes so far this season in the campaign. They have only one draw in their form this term.
On the contrary, Club Brugge has lost only one of their last ten league matches. The five-game winning streak in the campaign has kept the away team at the top of the table for yet another week. They are 29 points ahead of the home team and will visit on the back of a 3-2 win at home against Genk.
Cercle Brugge vs Club Brugge Head-to-head (h2h)
- The visitor has been unbeaten for the past ten meetings.
- Only two of their last ten matches have ended in a draw.
- Their previous encounter gave a 2-1 home win for Club Brugge.
- Both teams have scored in three of the recent five fixtures.
- The host has recorded only one of the last ten overall wins.
Cercle Brugge vs Club Brugge Prediction
There is no doubt that the match is sizing to be an away win in full-time. The visitor is backed by their overall performance and squad strength in the campaign this season. Club Brugge is on a five-game winning streak in the league and will try to build on that trend in their schedule.
Cercle Brugge has made a comeback in the league, but it is not sure as to whether it will stand. They will face a team that has a 29-point lead over them in the table. With their poor form in the contest, expect nothing less of a high-scoring affair in the game. So, the tip for over 2.5 goals will probably serve the purpose in the clash.
Cercle Brugge vs Club Brugge Betting tips
Club Brugge to win @ 1.40 (2/5).
Over 2.5 goals in full-time @ 1.66 (4/6).