Kortrijk vs Genk prediction: With 2 consecutive victories after the opening 2 rounds in the Jupiler League this season, Kortrijk is temporarily occupying the top of the table. Now what they need to do is maintain their form to protect this achievement in the next matches. In the third round, Kortrijk players can return to play at home to welcome rival Genk. With the fulcrum at home, will the students of coach Elsner Luka win?
- Match date: 06:45 am on 2021/08/07
- Event: Pro League
- Stage: Matchday 3rd
- Location: Guldensporenstadion
KORTRIJK VS GENK PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Having a pretty good start when winning in the first 2 rounds, but in the coming confrontation against Genk, it will be a pretty big difficulty for Kortrijk players. Against an opponent who had a pretty good record last season like Genk, it was very much in need of an effort from the players of the Guldensporen Stadion.
Kortrijk’s form in the last 5 matches: L D D W W
Kortrijk’s players last season also struggled to successfully stay in the relegation zone with 14th place on the rankings. Going to this season, they are aiming for a further goal of being in the top group with a place in the European Cup. In the first 2 matches, the students of coach Elsner Luka got off to a good start when they won both matches.
Being temporarily the team that has the top position in this season’s table, Kortrijk’s job now is to continue to maintain this achievement. The next confrontation against Genk will be a challenge for the army of coach Elsner Luka and need high concentration to get the best results.
Genk’s form in the last 5 matches: L W D L L
Although they took the top 4 place last season with a ticket to the Championship, in this new season, the entry of Genk players has been quite disappointing. With the last 2 matches, they have only brought back 1 point, this is a disappointing achievement.
No victory after 2 rounds played is a sign of instability of Genk players. In the upcoming trip here, it is necessary to improve the timely performance of the students of coach Van Den Brom John to get a better result.
Select: Genk FT.
There have been many confrontations between Kortrijk vs Genk over the years. However, considering the last 5 encounters from 2018 to now, Genk is the team with a better record with 3 wins and 1 draw.
The last meeting between the two teams was in the 30th round of the Jupiler League last season. The end of the 90 minutes was a 2-1 victory for the home team Kortrijk.
Select: Genk FT.
Kortrijk’s attack has a low scoring record with only an average of 1 goal/match after the last 5 matches. Besides, the defense is proving quite solid when they come to limiting attacks and has only received 4 goals.
On the other side of the front line, Genk is still proving that they have an effective attack. The number of goals they have after the last 5 matches is 12 goals. However, the current weakness lies in the defense when the number of goals they have to concede is equal to the number of goals that are 12 goals.
With Over/Under 2.75, only 1 recent match of Kortrijk ended in terms of Over. As for Genk, they have up to 4 matches ending with more than 2 goals.
Select: Over 2.75 FT.
Kortrijk vs Genk Prediction: Kortrijk 1-2 Genk FT (1-1 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 3rd match of Pro League between Kortrijk vs Genk on 2021/08/07 of the CMD368 bookie.