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Genk are up against Sporting Charleroi at the Cegeka Arena looking for a way out of the disaster sequence of results picked up in the last few weeks. This match will be the focus of this betting preview.
Genk vs Sporting Charleroi – Free Betting Tips & Predictions
Genk ended up suffering a 1-0 loss against Gent with a first-half goal from De Sart being responsible for this defeat. Sporting Charleroi were able to manage a 1-0 win over KV Oostende to keep themselves in touch with Antwerp in the third place.
- Double chance – Draw or Sporting Charleroi win @ 8/11 (1.73)
- Total goals – over 2.5 @ 8/15 (1.53)
- Both teams to score – yes @ 1/2 (1.50)
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Draw or Sporting Charleroi win
Sporting Charleroi have managed 3 wins in the last four games with their only defeat during this run coming up against in-form Anderlecht. Despite playing away from home, Sporting Charleroi are in a good position to make it three consecutive league victories with Genk struggling on many fronts. Despite home advantage, Genk are likely to get out of trouble after having lost four out of the recent five matches.
Total goals over 2.5
Genk might be winless in the last five league matches, but they have scored and conceded 10 goals in the last six league matches. Sporting Charleroi have witnessed over 2.5 goals in three out of the last four away games against Genk which have all gone in favour of the home team. Sporting Charleroi have averaged two goals per game in the last six away matches.
BTTS – yes
Genk have scored in five out of the recent six home games against this opponent. Despite being winless in nine games, Genk have failed to score only in three matches in this run. Sporting Charleroi struggle for clean sheets on the road with just one of the last eight.
Genk vs Sporting Charleroi: First Division A Match Preview and Team News
John van den Brom has been replaced as the coach by Bernd Storck, but the opening set of results for the new manager has not been encouraging with Europa League and First Division defeats in the last two matches. Thankfully, the manager does not have any new injury problems coming into the game.
Sporting Charleroi are in an excellent position where they do not have a huge deal of difference to the top of the table. The club has remained on the edge of the top four places for the last few weeks. Manager Edward Still will be without Ken Nkuba and Steeven Willems due to injury.
Analysing the Stats for Genk vs Sporting Charleroi
Here are the top stats for the game along with a tool to help you pick the best odds.
FAQs on Genk vs Sporting Charleroi game
Where is the match going to take place? Cegeka Arena
When will this match start? December 16, 2021 at 20:00 GMT
Who is the favourite team to win the game? Genk