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KV Kortrijk come up against visiting opponents Seraing at Guldensporenstadion in this First Division A match on Wednesday.
Our KV Kortrijk v Seraing predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below - as well as up-to-date odds.
KV Kortrijk will be looking for an improved result here after the 2-1 First Division A losing effort in their last game against KAA Gent.
In that game, KV Kortrijk had 57% possession and 12 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for KV Kortrijk was Massimo Bruno (74'). Gent had 15 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. Hugo Cuypers (7', 69') scored for KAA Gent.
It’s not been often in recent games that KV Kortrijk have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. The facts show that KV Kortrijk have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, shipping 10 goals in the process.
In their last game, Seraing drew 1-1 in the First Division A tie with Standard Liège.
In that match, Seraing managed 33% possession and 8 attempts on goal with 2 on target. At the other end, Standard Liège had 16 attempts at goal with 1 on target. William Balikwisha (17' Own goal) and Aron Dønnum (41') scored for Standard Liège.
Looking at their form, and Seraing have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 10 goals overall. At the back, Seraing have seen their frailties exposed. We will find out if that trend will be sustained in this game.
Head to head
The last league fixture featuring these clubs was First Division A match day 2 on 31/07/2022 when it finished Seraing 0-1 KV Kortrijk.
That day, Seraing managed 54% possession and 18 shots on goal with 4 of them on target.
For their opponents, KV Kortrijk got 7 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Tsuyoshi Watanabe (58') scored.
The match was refereed by Jonathan Lardot.
Team News: KV Kortrijk
Oleksiy Sych (Medial Collateral Ligament Injury), David Henen (Muscle Injury), Jonah Osabutey (Abdominal muscles injury) and Kristof D'Haene (Hip Injury) will not be taking part for KV Kortrijk boss Bernd Storck. Kevin Vandendriessche is ineligible for this match because of suspension.
Team News: Seraing
Seraing manager Jean-Sébastien Legros has some current player fitness concerns. Timothy Galjé (Unknown Injury), Abou Ba (Muscle Injury), Gérald Kilota (Bruised Knee) and Marius (Ankle Injury) are not ready for selection.
When taking everything into account, Seraing could find themselves up against it to score against this KV Kortrijk outfit who should get the win and a maybe even keep a clean sheet as well.
We’re therefore anticipating a very competitive encounter with a 1-0 winning margin for KV Kortrijk after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Guldensporenstadion (9,399)
Captain: Kristof D'Haene
Chairman: Ronny Verhelst
Manager: Bernd Storck
Competitions: First Division A position 15, Belgian Cup (Quarter-Finals)
⭐ Key Player: Felipe Avenatti
Mostly deployed in the Striker position, Felipe Avenatti was born in Montevideo, Uruguay. After having played his first senior match for Ternana in the 2013 - 2014 season, the skilful Forward has contributed 5 league goals in the Pro League 2022 - 2023 campaign to date from a total of 15 appearances.