Mechelen and Sporting Charleroi are scheduled to play against each other on November 11th, 2023, Saturday, in a Pro League match to be held in Belgium, check the Mechelen vs Sporting Charleroi betting tip 2023/2024 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Mechelen vs Sporting Charleroi will occur
The game is set to be played in the small AFAS Stadion stadium, in the city of Alkmaar, with a capacity for 17023 spectators, that will try to help the team achieve a positive result.
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Introduction to the Mechelen vs Sporting Charleroi betting tip 2023/2024
The Pro League has had fewer goals than the previous season. Last season the tournament had an average of 3.06 goals scored per match, while now the competition has an average of 2.88 goals per match played.
Mechelen last match
Mechelen comes from a draw in the last match played. On that occasion the opponent was Standard Liège, in a match valid for Pro League, and the match ended 1-1. Coach S. Defour’s team lined up with this formation: 4-4-2.
The other team was the big favorite for this match, therefore the draw (odd 3.80) ended up being a good result.
Certainly not a good performance for Mechelen, although some players performed above average, such as Lion Lauberbach. The player was decisive to his team in avoiding defeat with his presence on the field and some excellent interventions during the match.
Sporting Charleroi last match
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a defeat in the last round. In a dispute valid for Pro League, Sporting Charleroi, who used a 3-4-3 formation, faced the Gent team with a final score of 1-3.
The match between the two teams was expected to be quite close, as evidenced by the fact that the home team’s defeat had odds of 2.00.
Mechelen vs Sporting Charleroi h2h
Sporting Charleroi occupied 12th place when they went against Mechelen, who was in 13th place, in their last match at Pro League. Sporting Charleroi first went in with a 3-5-2 formation, which was engaged by Mechelen with a 4-2-3-1 deployment.
These teams played last against each other in a highly contested Pro League game during the 2022/2023 season ending in a 2-2 draw.
Last time a draw between these teams, what to expect now?
The Sporting Charleroi team in the last five matches has achieved more regular results, with a total of 3 wins, compared to the Mechelen team, which has no wins recently.
Pro League leaderboard now
Mechelen comes into this game ranking in 14th place in the Pro League. The team has scored 12 points, 3 wins, 7 losses and 3 draws. However, this is a negative balance.
In the 14th round, the team has the same score compared to OH Leuven which is just above, in 13th place.
The goal difference is not positive for Mechelen: at the end of the round 13 it registers 12 goals scored against 19 taken by its goalkeeper.
Recent performances have highlighted that Mechelen is having trouble generating goals, with a low number of goals for and a high number of failed to score matches. This suggests that the team is struggling to create quality chances and convert them into goals, indicating the need for improvement in their attacking play.
A hectic schedule could be a potential roadblock for Mechelen as they gear up to play multiple games in quick succession. Even though the odds favor a closely matched game, Mechelen demanding schedule could be a crucial factor in determining the eventual outcome against Sporting Charleroi.
Best goalscorer from Mechelen
Individually, the team’s main offensive standout in the competition so far is Rob Schoofs. The Midfielder has already scored 3 times this season and has helped Mechelen come away with the positive result on several occasions.
Pro League leaderboard now
The Sporting Charleroi team with 13 points currently occupies the 12th place of the leaderboard, being in the qualifying place for the UEFA Conference League Play-offs, with a campaign of 3 wins, 4 draws, and 6 losses.
Sporting Charleroi analysis
Currently, in the Pro League, Sporting Charleroi sums 14 goals for and a total of 22 goals against, after 13 rounds played.
One factor to consider is Sporting Charleroi average number of shots on goal, only 4.38 per match. So the team tends not to score many goals or be dangerous in goal.
Sporting Charleroi is a more offensive team than Mechelen, having 1447 attacks vs. 1365 from Mechelen, having scored 14 times, in comparison, Mechelen converted into goal 12 times.
Juggling a tight schedule with several games in a short timeframe, Sporting Charleroi could find it challenging to perform at their best against Mechelen. Despite the odds pointing towards a closely fought contest, the team’s busy schedule could be a crucial factor in determining the final result.
Best goalscorer from Sporting Charleroi
Individually, the team’s most offensive player in the competition so far is Marco Ilaimaharitra. The Midfielder has scored 3 times in the current season and has helped Sporting Charleroi come out with a positive result on several occasions.
It is important to highlight that more than 50% of the goals scored by this player were from the penalty spot. More precisely, 3 of the 3 goals scored have this characteristic.
Bet suggestions for this game:
Goals Top Betting Tips
It can also be interesting to bet on who will score in this match. The featured player of Mechelen is Rob Schoofs, who has already scored 3 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of Sporting Charleroi is Marco Ilaimaharitra, he has scored in 3 opportunities.
A good bet could be made between 75-90 minutes of the game as this is the time most goals are scored.
The market with less than 2.5 goals can also be a good alternative since Sporting Charleroi has an average of 0.67 goals per game when playing away from home. This option is an alternative considering that Sporting Charleroi often does not concede goals when playing away from home.
Currently, at Bet365, the odds for the Total Goals Under 2.5 market are quoted at 2.1.
Corners Top Betting Tips
One will find that combining the number of corners of both teams gives an average of 5.34 corners per game, making this something to note in attempting to obtain good betting results.
Sporting Charleroi is usually quite offensive in their matches, and this has resulted in a high average of corner kicks in the competition. Currently, the team averages 6.15 corners per game played. Therefore, it might be interesting to bet on the over corner kicks of Sporting Charleroi in this match.
Cards Top Betting Tips
Highly disciplined, the teams have an average of only 4 yellow cards per match, when added together. In other words, the ‘Under 4.5 cards’ option looks like a great alternative for bettors.
This is a match with several good betting entries to have some return on sports betting.
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Mechelen vs Sporting Charleroi betting tip 2023/2024: FAQ
The match will be played on November 11th, 2023, Saturday.
The match will take place at the AFAS Stadion stadium in Alkmaar.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Pro League match, referring to the 2022/2023 season, and ended with a 2-2 draw.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 75-90 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365.
When analyzing football matches, it’s important to consider a variety of factors such as team form, injuries and suspensions, head-to-head records, home and away form, and tactical matchups. You can find all this information and more on Betarena. You should also take into account any external factors such as weather conditions, the importance of the match, and team motivation.
Yes, statistics can be a useful tool when analyzing football matches for betting purposes. At Betarena, we provide access to a wealth of statistical information such as team and player form, goals scored and conceded, possession percentage, shots on target, and corner kicks. However, it’s important to not rely solely on statistics and to also consider the subjective factors mentioned earlier.