Club Brugge vs St. Liege
Belgium- First Division A.
Date: Sunday, 02 December 2018
Kick-Off at 13:30 UK/ 14:30 CET
Venue: Jan Breydel Stadion (Brugge).
The champions and runners-up of the last season will face off on Sunday in Round 17 of the Jupiler League.
The Blue-Black are 3rd in the table with 9 wins and 3 defeats. After 16 games are completed they have scored an impressive 38 goals while conceding half of it.
At present they are on a 2 match losing streak in the league and has not won the last 3 matches. In the last 6 matches from all competitions, they have won and lost 2 games each. Over 2.5 goals were scored in 4 of those games as well. From the last 5 home games, they have 2 wins and a defeat. They are fresh from a home defeat to Waregem in the last match. The final score of that game ended 3-1 in favor of the visitors.
More than 2.5 goals were scored in total in 3 of their previous 5 matches in front of their home fans. The reigning champs have fallen behind in the title race and are 9 points behind the leaders Genk.
The current runners up are 6th at the moment. They have 7 wins and 4 losses in 16 matches and tend to draw more matches. A total of 24 goals have been scored with the help of their forwards but they have also conceded a goal per game till now.
At present they are on a 3 match win streak in all competitions. This came after a 3 match losing streak which makes a perfect comeback for the team from the city of Liege. Under 2.5 goals were scored in 4 of their previous 7 games.
In the last 5 matches away from home the Reds have won and lost 2 games each. More than 2.5 goals came at the full time in 3 of those games.
With some of the best teams in the country going h2h anything can be expected. The hosts look stronger based on their position in the table and scoring prowess.
Club Brugge vs St. Liege: Head-to-head (h2h)
- Both teams have a win each from their last 5 h2h games.
- Over 2.5 goals came in 3 of those 5 matches across all venues.
- Brugge is unbeaten in the last 6 h2h matches in front of their home fans.
- This run includes 5 wins for the hosts.
- The last time Liege won here was back in March 2016.
- Over 2.5 goals were scored in the last 10 h2h matches played here on the trot.
Club Brugge vs St. Liege: Prediction
The hosts have continuously scored in their last 5 home matches. With a total of 38 goals scored they are most likely to score again. The away side also found the net in 9 of their previous 10 matches on the road. In the last 3 h2h played here, both teams have found the target too. So we can bet on both teams to score in this upcoming game with 1.62 odd.
Brugge have been unbeaten at home against Liege in eth last 6 h2h matches. At current form, I don’t think they will lose in this upcoming game. Thus we can bet on Club Brugge to win on Sunday with 1.75 odd.
Club Brugge vs St. Liege: Betting Tips
Both teams to score @ 1.62 (5/8).
Club Brugge to win @ 1.75 (3/4).