Genk vs Mechelen prediction, odds, and free betting tips (29/04/2022)

Genk look to build on the winning start made in the play-off stages when they go up against Mechelen at the Cegeka Arena.

Genk vs Mechelen – Best Betting Tips, Odds, & Predictions

Genk have picked up three consecutive wins after the narrow 1-0 success over Gent in the first play-off match. After struggling to find a way past 10 men Gent for most of the game, Andras Németh provided an injury time winner to bring joy to the hopes of Bernd Storck’s men. Mechelen were able to register a 1-0 success over Sporting Charleroi to continue their impressive home run. A second-half goal from Vanlerberghe provided the winner of the game.

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Genk Win

Genk have shown plenty of spirit over the last few matches and they have managed three consecutive wins. The latest win over Gent has the potential to be very influential in terms of providing confidence. Even though Mechelen have picked up two wins in the last three games, a lot of the positive attributes should go to the home form.

Total goals under 2.5

Mechelen have been able to score in four out of the last five away matches. Genk have witnessed under 2.5 goals in three out of the recent five matches. They have also picked up three consecutive clean sheets even though the last two matches witnessed the opposition being reduced to 10 men for most of the game.

Both teams to score – no

Genk have managed three consecutive sheets that will go a long way towards scaring off Mechelen, who find it difficult to pick up positive results on the road. At the same time, Mechelen will be able to put up a good fight but they may not pick up goals.

Genk vs Mechelen: Match Preview and Team News


Genk have begun the play-off stages in excellent fashion and the momentum is clearly with Bernd Storck’s men going into the next few games. After managing three consecutive clean sheets, Bernd Storck will be worried that his team might be going into an overconfident mood. Vic Chambaere is out with a back injury.


Mechelen continue to rely heavily on home form in order to pick up points in the play-off stages. In other matches, the club has been struggling to assert authority and a solitary victory over Antwerp is the only joy for the team in five games. Dries Wouters and Dylan Dassy are out with an injury.

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Genk vs Mechelen prediction

Where is the match going to take place? Cegeka Arena

When will this match start? April 29, 2022 at 19:45 GMT

Who is the favourite team to win the game? Genk

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