Antwerp vs Cercle Brugge prediction, odds, and free betting tips (09/04/2022)

After having already achieved qualification to the Championship round of games, Antwerp go into the match against Cercle Brugge with less pressure on their shoulders. This is a preview of the game that will take place at the Bosuilstadion.

Antwerp vs Cercle Brugge – Best Predictions, Betting Tips, & Analysis

Antwerp were able to register back-to-back 1-0 victories with the latest coming against OH Leuven. Defender Abdoulaye Seck scored his first goal of the season to hand a huge win for Antwerp. Cercle Brugge were able to get a point of Gent by coming back twice in the latest phone game to draw the match 2-2. A brace from Thibo Somers was able to cancel the goals from Tissoudali and Depoitre.

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Antwerp win at full-time

Antwerp will be fully focused on avoiding any mistakes in the final regular-season match as it may end up messing up the rhythm and momentum going into the crucial matches. Cercle Brugge will be playing for pride in this match and they have generally failed to make a huge impression in away games this season. In the last four away games, Cercle Brugge have only managed two points.

Total goals over 2.5

Even though Antwerp have witnessed back-to-back 1-0 wins, there have been more than 2.5 goals in a string of home games. Cercle Brugge have also witnessed more than 2.5 goals in three consecutive away matches. The last two meetings between these two clubs have ended in favour of Antwerp with a 1-0 score. Since pressure is off both teams, they are likely to play with a lot of freedom.

Both teams to score – yes

Cercle Brugge have come up with goals in four out of the last five matches on the travels. Even though Antwerp have registered back-to-back clean sheets, the final match of the regular campaign might see more freedom from the two teams.

Can Cercle Brugge overcome away blues to get a top four finish?


Antwerp are coming into the game with little reason to go for a victory other than to maintain momentum. The real campaign starts now for Antwerp, who have done well to finish not far from the second place. Aurélio Buta is unavailable due to suspension while Viktor Fischer, Björn Engels, and Sander Coopman are out due to injury.

Cercle Brugge

Cercle Brugge are only playing for pride in the final regular-season game, as they cannot catch Genk in the eighth place due to a four-point deficit. Manager Dominik Thalhammer will be looking to use this game as a platform for doing well next season. Edgaras Utkus is suspended whereas Thomas Didillon is unavailable due to an injury.

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Antwerp vs Cercle Brugge prediction

Where is the match going to take place? Bosuilstadion

When will this match start? April 09, 2022 at 19:45 GMT

Who is the favourite team to win the game? Antwerp

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