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Club Brugge come up against visitors Eupen at Jan Breydelstadion in this First Division A fixture on Sunday.
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Club Brugge will be hoping to return to winning ways here following the 1-2 First Division A - Play-Offs defeat in their last game at the hands of KRC Genk.
In that game, Club Brugge had 47% possession and 13 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. The only player to score for Club Brugge was Ruud Vormer (80'). On the other side, KRC Genk got 16 shots on goal with 6 on target. Bastien Toma (61') and Cyriel Dessers (85') scored for KRC Genk.
It’s been a rare occasion in recent games that Club Brugge have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. The reality is that Blauw-Zwart have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 matches, leaking 11 goals in the process.
Eupen will go into the encounter following on from a 2-3 First Division A win versus Charleroi in their previous game.
In that match, Eupen managed 48% possession and 13 attempts on goal with 5 on target. The scorer for Eupen was Smail Prevljak (19', 28', 45'). Charleroi got 21 attempts on goal with 7 on target. Ali Gholizadeh (32') and Marco Ilaimaharitra (81') scored for Charleroi.
Demonstrating their penchant for fruitful encounters, goals have been seen as many as 21 times in the last six games in which Eupen have taken to the field, giving an average of 3.5 goals for each meeting. Opposition teams have hit 12 from this total. We shall soon find out if that trend will end up being continued on in this game.
Head to head
A quick look at past results between these clubs stretching back to 03/12/2017 reveals that these encounters have not been kind to Eupen. They’ve not been able to get any wins at all whereas Club Brugge have remained in the ascendancy, beating them in 67% of those ties.
A lot of goals were also scored during this period, 22 in all at an average of 3.67 goals per match.
The last league clash between the two was First Division A match day 19 on 26/12/2020 when it finished Club Brugge 3-0 Eupen.
The match was refereed by Nathan Verboomen.
Team News: Club Brugge
There’s just the sole fitness concern for the Club Brugge boss Philippe Clement to contend with from an otherwise complete squad. Simon Mignolet (Knee Injury) won’t play.
Team News: Eupen
Owing to an otherwise full-strength group of players, there is only the lone fitness worry for the Eupen manager Stefan Krämer to be concerned about. Gary Magnée (Torn Knee Ligament) won’t be playing here.
One thing is for certain, Eupen will do well to get a goal against a Club Brugge lineup who will more than likely control this match over the entire pitch.
We’re going for a commanding 3-0 win for Club Brugge at the end of the 90 minutes.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Jan Breydelstadion (29,062)
Captain: Ruud Vormer
Chairman: Bart Verhaeghe
Manager: Philippe Clement