Kortrijk vs Sporting Charleroi
Belgium – Playoff EL
Date: Wednesday, 22nd May 2019
Kick-off at 19.30 UK/ 20.30 CET
Venue: Guldensporen Stadion (Kortrijk).
Both these teams are in ominous form as they near their European dream. Just the last match-day, Kortrijk delivered a majestic performance to defeat Cercle Brugge with a scoreline of 4-0. Right after the starting whistle, the hosts of the day, Kortrijk, tried to bring things under control. They opened the account in the 18th minute.
Though Brugge tried to level the scores, their attackers were kept at bay. But in the latter part of the second half, the floodgates opened, and the home team put three more goals.
Charleroi defeated Eupen in their just-concluded game. Neither side budged in the first half, but the story was different in the next 45 minutes. Charleroi put one away in the 49th minute and later added one more in the 68th.
Kortrijk vs Sporting Charleroi Head-to-head (h2h)
- Kortrijk scored two or more goals in two of the last three matches.
- The last 14 wins can be split into seven wins for each.
- Three of the last four meetings at this venue had over 2.5 goals.
- The last four matches at this stadium returned two wins for each team.
Kortrijk vs Sporting Charleroi Prediction
As mentioned earlier both these squads have been tearing it up in recent matches. Kortrijk scored two or more goals in 11 of their last 14 matches, and in six of their last seven at home. Sporting did the same in the last seven on the trot, and in their last three on the road.
With this being a one-off tie, and a spot in Europe on offer, count on these teams to deliver masterful performances. Both these teams posted similar goal-stats on the board in the regular season, be it scoring-wise, or conceding-wise. Also, either defense regularly leaked goals too. Sporting had a goal difference of 0, while Kortrijk posted +2.
As such, expect a high-scoring, thrilling encounter this Tuesday.
Kortrijk vs Sporting Charleroi Betting Tips
Both Teams to Score @ 1.60 (3/5)
Over 2.5 Match Goals @ 1.75 (3/4).