KRC Genk had a 55% possession rate in that game and two of their four shots on goal were successful. Mark McKenzie and Mbwana Samatta both scored goals for KRC Genk in the opening two minutes of play.
Charleroi, their adversaries, had 13 total attempts , six shots at goal with two of them being on target. Charleroi scored with Ken Nkuba (51′) and Isaac Mbenza (3′).
Recently, games against KRC Genk have typically been exciting ones with lots of scoring anticipated. A total of 21 goals have been scored for both teams over the course of their most recent six games alone (at an average of 3.5 goals per game), with 11 of those goals coming from KRC Genk. Leaving that aside, we must now wait to see if the pattern in this game will persist or not.
Club Brugge enters this match off a 7-0 victory over Eupen in their most recent First Division A match.
Club Brugge controlled 66% of the ball in that game and made 33 total attempts, 13 on goal, seven of which were successful. Mats Rits (23′, 61′), Ferrán Jutglà (30′, 65′, 91′), Hans Vanaken (35′), and Noa Lang (42′) scored goals for Club Brugge. Eupen, on the other hand, made six attempts at goal, but none of them was successful.
The Club Brugge defense has put in a string of tenacious efforts, and as a result, they have only given up one goal in their previous six games combined. Their own forwards have managed to score 14 goals over that time.
Genk vs Club Brugge KV – Betting Analysis
Looking at their most recent head-to-head matches, which date back to May 23, 2021, reveals that Genk has won two of them and Club Brugge has won three, with one result being tied.
The number of goals scored in those games wasn’t lacking either; there were a total of 27, or 4.5 goals, each game.
On January 8, 2023, KRC Genk defeated Club Brugge 3-1 in the First Division A matchday 19 finale, which was the clubs’ final league meeting.
On that particular day, KRC Genk had a 55% possession rate and three of its 12 shots on goal were successful. Carlos Cuesta (25′), Paul Onuachu (67′), and Bryan Heynen (81′) scored the goals.
Club Brugge’s seven shots on goal, only one of which were on target, were from the other end. The goal was scored by Hans Vanaken (21′). Lawrence Visser served as the match official.
Club Brugge must be expected to score against this KRC Genk team in this game, albeit it may not be as many goals as they will have scored against them.
What are the best odds for the game?
Turning to the betting odds on the win-draw-win market, the win for KRC Genk can be had for 2.3, a bet on a drawn result is 3.76, and taking a punt on the win for Club Brugge comes in at 2.93. These are the best of the market prices that can be secured at the current time.
Genk vs Club Brugge KV – Head-to-Head
Our Prediction: Both Teams to Score