Gent vs Oostende Predictions & Match Preview

Gent vs Oostende Belgian First Division A Prediction by LeagueLane

Gent vs Oostende Predictions and Free Betting Tips from expert tipsters when they go head-to-head in the Belgian Jupiler League on Sunday, 23 April 2023.

Gent are set to host Oostende at Ghelamco Arena for their upcoming league fixture. Gent enters the contest following a string of fine league performances. They sit fourth in the table following a 1-1 draw with Mechelen in their previous league match.

Their opponents, Oostende enter the match following a stretch of poor results. They remain 17th in the standings after a 4-0 defeat to Leuven last time out.

Gent vs Oostende Head-to-head stats

The last time these two clubs met was in August. Gent managed to deliver a 3-1 win that day.

Gent are on a six-game unbeaten streak against this opposition at this venue. They have also won this fixture on four of those occasions.

Who will win the match between Gent vs Oostende?

We are counting on Gent to pull off a win here. They have an excellent home record heading into this one. They have lost only one of their last eleven home league matches. Further winning seven of those matches.

Oostende, on the other hand, are currently struggling for form, both at home and on the road. They are currently winless in their last fourteen away league matches. Nine of the matches ended in defeats as well.

Moreover, Gent have a great h2h record at this venue in the recent history of this matchup.

How many goals can be expected?

We expect a flurry of goals in this match. Gent have bagged 16 goals in their last five league matches. Meanwhile, Oostende have seen over 2.5 goals in each of their last seven league matches.

In addition, four of the last six h2h meetings between these two have had over 2.5 goals. By the looks of things, a high-scoring affair is expected this time out.

Gent vs Oostende Prediction

Gent have excellent home record heading into the match. They have lost only one of their last eleven home league matches. They also have a great record against Oostende at this venue. Furthermore, Oostende have had an abysmal away form going into the match.

A -2.0 Asian handicap on Gent at 2.00 odds will be our main betting pick here considering all the observations.

The gulf in quality between the two teams is huge at this moment. Therefore, you can also back the hosts to have the lead at halftime and win the match at the end at odds of 1.66.

Gent vs Oostende Betting Tips

  • Gent -2.0 Asian Handicap @ 2.00
  • HT/FT Gent/Gent @ 1.66.