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Cercle Bruges vs Gent prediction, betting odds & free tips 29/01/2023

*These odds from Ladbrokes were correct at the time of writing.

Gent and Cercle Bruges hope to get a sizable advantage in the league table when the two teams go up against each other at the Jan Breydelstadion. This prediction looks at the First Division A game between the two teams.

Cercle Bruges vs Gent – Best Betting Tips, Predictions, & Odds

Cercle Bruges come into the match with a 2-1 win over Oostende to improve their chances of finishing in the top eight of the table. Gent remained in the advantages spot when it comes to the top four finish after the 3-0 success over Sint-Truiden.

Win for Gent

Our first prediction for Cercle Brugge vs Gent is a home win. This prediction features a team which has picked up two wins in the last three matches in the form of Gent. The victories over Kortrijk and Sint-Truiden have put Gent in a very good spot with regards to Championship round access. Even though Cercle Brugge was able to get a crucial victory over KV Oostende in the recent match, they are unlikely to be a big threat for the team challenging for the Championship round. Gent might have only picked up one win in the last five away matches against Cercle Brugge, but this prediction expects an away win.

Total goals over 2.5

The games between Cercle Brugge and Gent have been found with a ton of goals. Since 2018, this fixture with Cercle Brugge as the home team has witnessed more than 2.5 goals in three out of the last four occasions. In fact, the performances of the two teams in the offensive areas has been very good.

Both teams to score – yes

It has been a spirited set of performances from Cercle Brugge in the final third of the pitch. Gent have also been one of the top scorers in the league through players like Hugo Cuypers.

Cercle Brugge vs Gent: Match Preview and Team News

Cercle Bruges

Cercle Brugge find themselves in the mid-table spots with 30 points on board but they can jump to 7th place by the end of the weekend. Cercle Brugge coach Miron Muslic comes into the encounter without a handful of players like Senna Miangue, David Sousa, Radoslaw Majecki, and Edgaras Utkus because of injuries.

Gent

Gent are in a very good position to cut the deficit to the top three positions in the next few weeks. Armed with the performances of players like Hugo Cuypers, the team has been able to maintain a spot in the top four. Hugo Cuypers has been able to hit four goals in his last three games for the club. Manager Hein Vanhaezebrouck, though, is missing Vadis Odjidja-Ofoe, Matisse Samoise, Tarik Tissoudali, Bruno Godeau, Núrio Fortuna, and Andrew Hjulsager because of injuries.

Everything from the Best Stats to H2H Numbers for Cercle Bruges vs Gent

These are some of the best stats for the match along with the right tools to make you choose the best odds.

Head to Head

22/10/23

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Cercle Brugge

Cercle Brugge

Gent

Gent

2

0

20/05/23

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Gent

Gent

Cercle Brugge

Cercle Brugge

2

2

13/05/23

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Cercle Brugge

Cercle Brugge

Gent

Gent

0

4

20/12/22

Belgium Cup Belgium

Gent

Gent

Cercle Brugge

Cercle Brugge

2

0

02/10/22

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Gent

Gent

Cercle Brugge

Cercle Brugge

3

4

Last Five - Cercle Brugge

19/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Union Saint Gilloise

Union Saint Gilloise

Cercle Brugge

Cercle Brugge

2

1

L

12/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Antwerp

Antwerp

Cercle Brugge

Cercle Brugge

1

2

W

04/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Genk

Genk

Cercle Brugge

Cercle Brugge

1

4

W

28/04/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Anderlecht

Anderlecht

Cercle Brugge

Cercle Brugge

1

1

D

24/04/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Anderlecht

Anderlecht

Cercle Brugge

Cercle Brugge

3

0

L

Last Five - Gent

18/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Standard Liege

Standard Liege

Gent

Gent

1

4

W

12/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

OH Leuven

OH Leuven

Gent

Gent

1

0

L

04/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

KV Mechelen

KV Mechelen

Gent

Gent

2

4

W

27/04/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Westerlo

Westerlo

Gent

Gent

2

3

W

23/04/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Sint-Truidense

Sint-Truidense

Gent

Gent

0

2

W

FAQs on Cercle Brugge vs Gent game

Cercle Brugge vs Gent prediction

  • Where is the match going to take place? Jan Breydelstadion
  • What is the seating capacity of the stadium that will host Cercle Brugge vs Gent? The soccer stadium currently has a seating capacity of 29, 975.
  • When will this match start? January 29, 2023, at 15:00 GMT
  • Who is the favourite team to win the game? Gent
  • Will I be able to watch Cercle Brugges vs Gent in the UK? Unfortunately, the First Division A clash will not be live in the UK.
  • Which referee will be in charge of the Cercle Brugge vs Gent match on Sunday, 29th January 2023? The game will be refereed by Nicolas Laforge.
  • What is the average yellow card and red card per match for the matchday referee? So far, Nicolas Laforge averages 4.74 yellow cards and 0.37 red cards per match. It means we should expect at least 4 yellow cards to be issued in this match.


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