Vitesse vs Anderlecht
UEFA Europa Conference League
Date: Thursday, 26 August 2021
Kick-off at 18:00 UK/ 19:00 CET
Vitesse as well as Anderlecht are dead-determined to win this upcoming game, and secure a ticket to the Conference League. Both squads are in form, and are scoring at a great rate lately. As such, expect a high-scoring affair this Thursday at the GelreDome.
Vitesse had finished fourth in the Dutch Eredivisie the last season, and they had scored a total of 52 goals in the process. Note that they had remained unbeaten in 25 of their preceding 34 games through this stretch.
As of now, they are finding the back of the net consistently, and with this being the final hurdle to qualify for Europe, they are going to give it their all.
In the meantime, Anderlecht are on a long winning run, and they are slotting in goals left and right. Even on the road, they have shown amazing consistency in amassing goals.
They had finished third in the Belgian top flight, and had remained unbeaten in 28 of their total 34 matches. Note that they had also scored a total of 51 goals through this run.
By the looks of things, expect a goal-fest this Thursday.
Vitesse vs Anderlecht: Head-to-head (h2h)
- The only h2h clash between the two had ended in a 3-3 draw.
Vitesse vs Anderlecht Prediction
Vitesse had scored two or more goals in four of their last six overall fixtures, but had conceded two or more goals in six of their former eight home appearances.
On the other hand, their counterparts had scored two or more goals in their last five straight match-ups, but had a single clean sheet on the road in their past eight away games.
Taking into account these stats, the result of the first leg, and the determination of both to qualify for the Conference League – expect a high-scoring thriller at the GelreDome.
Vitesse vs Anderlecht: Betting Tips
Over 2.5 Match Goals & Both Teams to Score @ 2.00 (1/1)
Over 1.5 First Half Goals @ 2.50 (3/2).