Genk vs Club Brugge
Belgium – First Division A
Date: Saturday, 3rd November 2018
Kick-off at 17.00 UK/ 18.00 CET
Venue: Luminus Arena, Genk.
Quite easily the best match of the season for Belgian football fans. The clash of the Titans. Table topper Genk hosts Club Bruges at the Luminus Arena in this 14th round fixture of the Jupiler League.
Genk remains the only unbeaten team in the league after 13 matches are over. Their record reads ten wins and three draws. They have scored the most goals in this season so far with 38 goals from 13 matches. That’s almost 3 goals per game.
Club Bruges has occupied the second spot with 30 points registered on the table. They have won nine, drew three and lost one of their 13 matches. They have scored the second-most goals in the league in 2018-19. They have also conceded second-least goals in the league too.
The unbeaten run of Genk was almost over last week. Antwerp scored two goals in the first half and as the half-time whistle was blown, the scoreline read 2-0 in favor of Antwerp. But Genk really made a comeback in the second half. They scored four unanswered goals and protected their streak.
Club Bruges too had a four-goal game. They put past the Oostende keeper four goals, not one of which was returned. Both teams, especially their frontlines come into the game high in confidence.
Genk vs Club Brugge Head-to-head (h2h)
- Last ten victories in a row have been for the home side in head-to-head matches.
- Genk is unbeaten in the league so far and has lost just one of their last 32 matches, the sole loss coming in the Europa League.
- Club Bruges has one win in their last six matches.
- Genk is on a nine-match winning streak and a 20-match unbeaten streak at home.
- Club Bruges is winless in their last four away matches.
- Last five victories in a row have been for Genk when the match was conducted at Luminus Arena.
Genk vs Club Brugge Prediction
Genk has a frightening record at home. They are virtually unbeatable at home. Even by the second-best team in the league, Club Bruges, Genk has not faced a loss in the last few years. Last five wins have been for Genk, at the Luminus Arena.
Both teams pride themselves on being the best goal scoring sides in Belgium. Genk has scored 38 goals from 13 matches, while Club Bruges has scored 34 from 13 matches. Both teams have very high chances to end up in the score sheet.
Genk will be careful after the scare they had against Antwerp last week and will be very careful to keep their unbeaten run going.
Genk vs Club Brugge Betting Tips
Genk Draw No Bet @ 1.54 (6/11)
Both Teams to Score: YES @ 1.53 (6/11).