Genk vs Royale Union SG – Genk enters this match following a 2-2 stalemate with Sint-Truidense VV in First Division A.
KRC Genk had 57% of the game’s possession and two of its nine total attempts on goal were successful. Mbwana Samatta was the lone performer for KRC Genk to register a goal (23′, 62′).
Sint-Truiden, their adversaries, had ten total attempts, four on goal with two of them being successful. For Sint-Truidense VV, goals were scored by Gianni Bruno (77′) and Shinji Okazaki (45′).
KRC Genk hasn’t often been able to hold out for the entire 90 minutes in recent games. In reality, KRC Genk’s defense has been breached in 5 of their last 6 games, resulting in the scoring of 8 goals. Here, we will observe whether or not that tendency will continue.
Union Saint-Gilloise and Union Berlin drew 3-3 in their prior match in the Europa League.
Union Saint-Gilloise had 35% of the control in that contest and three of their seven shots on goal were successful. Victor Boniface and Yorbe Vertessen scored goals for Union Saint-Gilloise in the 28th and 72nd minutes, respectively.
Union Berlin made 20 total attempts, eight on goal against them, with three of those shots finding the back of the net. Union Berlin scored a goal through Josip Juranovi (42′), Robin Knoche (69′), and Sven Michel (89′).
In their last six games, Union Saint-Gilloise have scored 10 goals thanks to their recent offensive prowess. This doesn’t hide the reality that Union Saint-Gilloise has also struggled defensively, giving up goals in six of those same matches.
Union Saint-Gilloise entered this encounter with two league games without a victory played away from home.
Genk vs Royale Union SG – Betting Analysis
The two teams’ most recent league matchup took place on Match Day 8 of the First Division A on September 11, 2022, with Union Saint-Gilloise defeating KRC Genk 1-2.
On that particular day, Union Saint-Gilloise had 57% of the possession and 3 of its 10 attempts on goal were successful. Loc Lapoussin was their lone scorer (74′).
KRC Genk attempted 14 goals at the other end, and four of them were successful. Mbwana Samatta (92′) and Joseph Paintsil (15′) both tallied. Lawrence Visser served as the official.
We believe that Union Saint-Gilloise may struggle to score goals against this KRC Genk team, who we believe may just have the advantage.
What are the top odds for this match?
Regarding the current betting odds on the full-time result market, a win for KRC Genk is best priced at 2.3, betting on a drawn result is 3.6 and taking a punt on a win for Union Saint-Gilloise is 3. Those are the most competitive returns being offered as of now.