We offer a forecast for the Belgian championship match, in which Antwerp will host Mechelen on 2 October. Will the guests be able to resist? – all answers in this material.
The fourth team of the last season ended a long break with the Belgian Cup final, in which they won the trophy on August 1, beating Brugge (1: 0). After seven rounds of the current championship of the Jupilee League, Antwerp won three victories and drew two times.
This result brought 11 points and sixth place in the standings. In the last game, Gret Old easily beat Kortrijk away (3: 1). Of the 11 goals scored by the team, Mbokani and Luclerod have two each .
The four-time Belgian champion ended up in sixth position last season, which can be called a success. The start of the new season can hardly be called successful. After the starting draw and the victory, Malintsy had a streak of four defeats in a row, which ended with an away fiasco from Genk (1: 3).
Last Saturday, Wouter Franken’s wards managed to beat Sint-Truiden (2: 0), for which we made a forecast. The weakest link in the team was the attack line, which was able to distinguish itself only eight times.
Antwerp have conceded in 8 of 10 last home games
Mechelen have lost 4 of their last 5 away matches
Antwerp won 6 of 9 head-to-head matches
The last full-time match ended with the victory of Antwerp (1: 0)
11/29/19 Antwerp Mechelen ten
10/20/19 Mechelen Antwerp 3: 1
09/26/18 Mechelen Antwerp 3: 1
11/25/17 Antwerp Mechelen 0: 0
08/19/17 Mechelen Antwerp 12
” Mechelen ” issued a series of failed matches, and has a terrible statistics exit meetings.
Interestingly, ” Antwerp ” at home has not yet pleases fans. In addition, in the last ten home games, he managed to win only two meetings.
Most likely, a tough game awaits us, mainly in the center of the field, with a minimum number of scoring chances. We assume that the hosts will be able to improve the statistics of home victories, which is what we offer to play a bet.
Our prediction is that Antwerp will win and we bet on this on the line of BC Leon with odds 1.98