Genk vs Oostende Prediction & Match Preview

Genk vs Oostende Belgian First Division A Prediction by LeagueLane

Genk vs Oostende Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in Jupiler League on Saturday, 25 February 2023.

Genk survived a crucial test as they made a great comeback against Mechelen. The team have lost their balance in the last two matches, and now the league leaders will take on Oostende.

Oostende’s form improved in the last two matches. They held Charleroi to a goalless draw in their last outing. A win will help them leave the relegation zone however, it is unlikely to occur as they will play against the table toppers.

Genk vs Oostende Head-to-head stats

The league leaders are unbeaten in eight of the previous ten encounters against this opposition. Both teams last met back in October and Genk won that game by 2-1. It is important to note that Oostende’s last win at Cegeka Arena was back in 2021.

Who will win the match between Genk and Oostende?

The chances are high that Genk will end their winless drought. They are at the top of the table, and have a decent unbeaten record against this opposition. Oostende have won only a single away game this season. This explains why they are stuck in the relegation zone.

How many goals can be expected?

Oostende’s away form is riddled with losses however, they have scored at least one goal in their last three matches. The host have scored at least two goals in their last two wins against this team. This time as well we can expect a similar pattern from the league leaders.

Genk vs Oostende Prediction

The league leaders have dropped points in their last few matches. Therefore, they will shift their focus towards keeping a lead till the end of the game. This is what they lacked against Mechelen. Genk won by 2-1 back in October against this team. They have scored a minimum of two goals in their last three wins against this opposition. Therefore, our first tip is that Genk will win this game by 2-1– at 9.00 odd.

Our second tip for this game is that both teams will score– the odd for this tip will be at 1.70. With just one exception, both teams have scored in the last six encounters. At Cegeka Arena, the last three matches ended with both teams scoring plenty of goals combined.

Genk vs Oostende Betting Tips

  • Correct Score: Genk 2-1 @ 9.00
  • Both teams to score @ 1.70.