Oostende vs Sporting Charleroi
Belgium-First Division A
Date: Friday, 2nd November 2018
Kick-Off at 19:30 UK/20:30 CET
Venue: Versluys Arena (Oostende).
Two struggling sides will face each other in Round 14 of the Jupiler League.
De Kustboys are winless in the last 5 games in the league with 3 losses included. In 5 of their 7 games from all competitions a score of over 2.5 goals were produced.
They are 10th in the league with 6 defeats in 13 games and have conceded 25 goals in total.
At home the team managed by Adnan Custovic are winless in 3 matches with 2 consecutive losses recently in them. In the recent 4 home games, over 2.5 goals were produced in 3 of them.
The Zebras are fresh from a home win in the league. In the last 6 games from all competitions they have 4 wins and 2 defeats and over 2.5 goals were scored in total in 4 of those 6 as well.
Their away record has hit a low recently with 2 consecutive losses. They have 3 defeats in last 6 games on the road in all competitions.
In the league they are winless in 5 away matches on the trot with 3 defeats in them.
The hosts are just 2 points below their opposition for Friday and a win will take them to 8th in the table and so we can expect a close match. Also both teams are in contention for the Europa League play-off spot.
Oostende vs Sporting Charleroi: Head-to-head (h2h)
- In the recent 6 h2h matches both the teams have 2 wins each.
- None of those games was a goalless draw.
- Charleroi are winless in the last 4 h2h matches with 2 losses included.
- At the home of Oostende the hosts have the upper hand with 3 wins in last 5 games, with the home team winning the recent 2 on the trot. In those 5 matches, 4 had over 2.5 goals scored in total.
Oostende vs Sporting Charleroi: Prediction
The hosts have scored in 3 of their last 4 games. The visitors have scored in 4 of their previous away games on the trot. So both these teams have an eye for goals according to their recent games. So a bet can be placed for a possibility of both the teams scoring with 1.74 odd.
The hosts have no wins in last 5 games across all venues and on the contrary the visitors have 3 victories in their previous 5 league games. Even though the visitors are on a 2 game losing streak on the road they lost to a better team like Gent. So the away side has the momentum from the recent wins and we can consider betting on a Double chance of away side to win or both of them sharing points with 1.62 odd.
Oostende vs Sporting Charleroi: Betting Tips
Both Teams To Score @ 1.74 (3/4).
Double Chance: Draw or Charleroi win @ 1.62 (5/8).