Club Brugge vs Gent
Belgium – Super Cup
Date: Sunday, 17 July 2022
Kick-off at 17:00 UK / 18:00 CET
Venue: Jan Breydel Stadion.
The winners of 2021/22 Belgian First Division A which being Club Brugge will host Gent, the winners of the 2021/22 Belgian Cup. These two sides will battle it out at in what is the Belgian Super Cup at Jan Breydel Stadion this Sunday.
Club Brugge will play its 20th Belgian Super Cup, already having won 16 out of the 19 times prior. They have been crowned Belgian league champions 18 times, second only to major rivals Anderlecht. Even their 2021/22 league win was just by 4 points in the Championship group.
After the league win, the Belgian champions played 5 Club friendly games of which, they drew and lost one game each while having won thrice. The Blue-Black come into this encounter after a 4-2 win over Utrecht in their previous friendly fixture.
Gent and has been playing in the Belgian First Division A since the 1989/90 season. They won the National League once, in 2014, in addition to 4 Belgian Cup victories. They have been crowned as the 2021/22 Belgian Cup winners and through that win they earned a ticket to play the Super Cup.
After the Belgian cup win, Gent has played 6 Club friendly games of which, they won thrice while drew once and have lost on twice other occasions. In their previous game, they drew 2-2 with Beveren in a friendly fixture.
Club Brugge vs Gent Head-to-head (h2h)
- Their last 6 h2h games saw Gent with 4 wins while Club Brugge won twice.
- Four out of their last six meetings saw at least a nil figure on the scoreboard.
- Gent won the last 2 h2hs in a row bagging 5 goals in total.
- Club Brugge also lost their last 4 h2h games played at Jan Breydel Stadion.
Club Brugge vs Gent Prediction
These two teams have met 25 times in the last several seasons and Club Brugge have won 12 matches while KAA Gent won 11, so both these sides come here as strong contenders for this one.
Their prior meetings have averaged 2.6 goals while 36% of the games have seen scoring from both sides.
Club Brugge have lost only once from their last 10 home games played across various competitions but they lost their last 4 h2h games played at home turf. Meanwhile, Gent lost just twice from their last 9 away games.
We however feel that a home win is up for cards this Sunday as Blue-Blacks had won this title 16 times and has more experience here.
Club Brugge vs Gent Betting tips
Club Brugge to win @ 2.00 odds.
BTTS @ 1.70 odds.