Standart Liege and Cercle Brugge will meet at Stade Maurice Dufrasne on Saturday in another match of the opening 1st round in the Belgian Jupiter League. Standart finished last campaign on 5th place with 49 points, while Cercle Brugge were down at 14th spot with just 23.
Standart Liege vs Cercle Brugge Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|St Liege||Win||13 W/ 3 D/ 4 L||7 W/ 3 D/ 0 L|
|Cercle Brugge KSV||Loss||4 W/ 3 D/ 13 L||0 W/ 3 D/ 7 L|
Last game between the teams: 01.12.2019 Jupiler League: St Liege – Cercle Brugge KSV 2:1; Selim Amallah 28’, Felipe Avenatti 90’; Johanna Omolo 75’
Last game at this venue: 01.12.2019 Jupiler League: St Liege – Cercle Brugge KSV 2:1; Selim Amallah 28’, Felipe Avenatti 90’; Johanna Omolo 75’
Worth mentioning: Standart Liege won the previous meeting with Cercle Brugge, prevailing with 2:1 score back in December 2019. Standart are on a run of three consecutive victories in the H2H clashes and unbeaten in seven. Cercle Brugge’s last triumph dates to 2013, when winning with 1:0, and have scored just two goals in the following seven matches. Two of the last five encounters finished with the same score of 2:1, and they are the only to feature over 2,5 goals and witness goals at both ends.
Standart Liege vs Cercle Brugge Stats
|As of 06.08||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|St Liege||Win||6 W/ 1 D/ 3 L||4 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
|Cercle Brugge KSV||Loss||5 W/ 1 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 1 D/ 2 L|
Last game Standart Liege: 01.08.2020 Club Friendly: Standart Liege – Reims 3:0; Eden Shamir 18’, Michel Ange Balikwisha 45’, Duje Cop 58’
Next game Standart Liege: 17.08.2020 Jupiler League: Waasland-Beveren – Standart Liege
Last game Cercle Brugge KSV: 01.08.2020 Club Friendly: Oostende – Cercle Brugge KSV 3:1; Kevin Vandendriessche 45’, Francois Maquet 49’, Makhtar Gueye 58’; Guy Mbenza 63’
Next game Cercle Brugge KSV: 16.08.2020 Jupile League: Cercle Brugge KSV – Antwerp
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
|Cercle Brugge KSV||10-14||5||4||4|
Worth mentioning: Standart Liege played seven friendly games as preparation for the new season in Belgium. None ended in draw, with Standart winning five of the matches and losing twice, both coming with the same score of 1:2. The team’s last competitive encounter finished without any goals in 0:0 stalemate. All but one of their last five meetings produced over 2,5 goals, as two saw both involved sides to find the targets.
Cercle Brugge lost with 3:1 to Oostende their latest friendly game and are on a run of two back-to-back defeats. They won two of the six exhibition matches this summer, bith by one goal margins, while each of the three defeats came by at least two goal difference. Just one draw has been registered in the last fourteen Cercle Brugge meetings. Three of the team’s last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends.
Standart Liege vs Cercle Brugge News
Missing players St Liege: Zinho Vanheusden is suspended. Joachim Carcela-Gonzalez is injured.
Missing players Cercle Brugge KSV: Alimani Gory and Miguel Van Damme are injured.
Standart Liege vs Cercle Brugge Predictions
Standart Liege to win – 1.40 @ bet365