Zulte Waregem vs Genk
Belgium – First Division A
Date: Sunday, 9 August 2020
Kick-off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 CET
The Smurfs had narrowly missed out on a European spot the last season, but managed to end up in the top tier of the table nonetheless. However, their counterparts could secure a total of just 36 points from their 29 games, and had to make do with a negative goal difference.
Moreover, Hannes Wolf’s men have a great h2h record against this opponent over the years, and they are also in much better form recently compared to these rivals.
As such, expect a win from Genk this Sunday.
Zulte Waregem vs Genk: Head-to-head (h2h)
- The latest clash had ended in a 0-3 win for the Smurfs.
- They had also recorded 12 of the preceding 14 overall wins.
- They had scored three or more goals in four of the former six match-ups.
- At this venue, the guests had recorded nine of the previous thirteen wins.
- They had also scored two or more goals in eight of the last thirteen meetings at this stadium.
Zulte Waregem vs Genk: Prediction
Wolf’s men were unbeaten in 12 of their preceding 16 overall match-ups, and they had also won four of their preceding six games. Also keep note that they had scored two or more goals in four of these six games.
On the road, they are on a three-fixture winning run as well. On the other hand, their counterparts had lost three of their past four overall games, and were winless in 11 of their former 13 overall match-ups.
Moreover, the Smurfs also have an impressive h2h record against this opponent. In fact, they had won the latest clash with a 0-3 scorecard on the road, and they had registered 12 of the preceding 14 overall wins. And at this venue, they had recorded nine of the past thirteen such wins.
Taking into account these observations, expect a win from Genk at the Regenboogstadion.
Zulte Waregem vs Genk: Betting Tips
Genk to Win @ 1.90 (9/10)
Genk to Score in First Half @ 1.67 (2/3).