Westerlo and OH Leuven are scheduled to play against each other on February 03th, 2024, Saturday at 17:15h (UTC), in a Pro League match to be held in Belgium, check the Westerlo vs OH Leuven betting tip 2023/2024 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Westerlo vs OH Leuven will occur
The game takes place in the small Het Kuipje stadium, in the city of Westerlo, with a capacity for 8182 spectators, that will try to help the team achieve a positive result.
Where to follow the live game
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Introduction to the Westerlo vs OH Leuven 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 2.85 goals per match played.
Westerlo last match
The last match ended in a win for the Westerlo team. On that occasion they met Cercle Brugge for the Pro League, and the match ended 4-2. Coach R. Demil’s lined up a 4-2-3-1 formation.
The odds for the home team to win before the match were 3.30, so it was logical to expect a fairly even match.
The big-name of the team’s positive result was Romeo Vermant. In addition to scoring 1 goal in the duel, he had several other good appearances in the match and helped ensure victory for Westerlo.
OH Leuven last match
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a draw in the last round. In a dispute valid for Pro League, OH Leuven, who used a 4-3-3 formation, faced the Kortrijk team with a final score of 0-0.
A very balanced game was expected, so a draw was somewhat anticipated, with odds around 3.30.
Westerlo vs OH Leuven h2h
When these teams last played against each other in Pro League, Westerlo ranked 16th place while OH Leuven was in 13th place. Westerlo initiated hostilities with a 3-5-2 formation while OH Leuven played using a 3-4-3 tactic.
The last time these teams met was for a Pro League match, on 04-11-2023, referring to the 2023/2024 season, which ended with a 0-2 win for Westerlo.
The Westerlo team in their last five matches has produced solid performances, while OH Leuven has been more irregular.
Pro League leaderboard now
The Westerlo team with 25 points currently occupies the 10th place of the leaderboard, being in the qualifying place for the UEFA Conference League Play-offs, with a campaign of 6 wins, 7 draws and 10 losses.
Which means that Standard Liège team, at position 11, is in close pursuit with an advantage of 1 point, in the 24th round.
With no big ambitions or relegation concerns, Westerlo, mid-ranking of the league table in the Belgium Pro League, will try to use the home factor to get a win.
Westerlo after 23 matchdays have scored 36 goals and conceded 42 goals, and therefore shows a negative goal difference.
Westerlo has a ball possession percentage of 46.7% in the league. This indicates that it is not the kind of team that shows up on the field to create play. Fans hope that something will change for the next match against OH Leuven and especially that the team will score more goals.
Westerlo has demonstrated their offensive prowess by scoring 36 times with 2157 attacks, while OH Leuven has only scored 26 times with 1989 attacks.
Best goalscorer from Westerlo
Nicolas Madsen has proved to be a tremendous individual asset for the team’s offense this season. With 10 goals scored in the competition, the Midfielder has been instrumental in leading Westerlo to obtain favorable outcomes 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, 6 of the 10 goals scored have this characteristic.
Pro League leaderboard now
With 18 points won, OH Leuven is in 15th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the Relegation Round zone. The team’s campaign so far is 4 wins against 12 losses, plus 6 draws.
OH Leuven analysis
OH Leuven, with 26 goals scored and 39 conceded, has a negative goal difference after 23 rounds.
An average of 4.23 shots on goal per game is certainly not exciting for OH Leuven, which is therefore a team that does not score many goals, nor does it particularly engage the goalkeepers. This will be an important factor to consider when evaluating the match.
Best goalscorer from OH Leuven
At the individual level, in this competition’s offensive sector, it is worth mentioning Youssef Maziz. The Midfielder has already scored 4 goals in the competition, being extremely important for OH Leuven, who have benefited from his performances several times to achieve essential triumphs.
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 Westerlo is Nicolas Madsen, who has already scored 10 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of OH Leuven is Youssef Maziz, he has scored in 4 opportunities.
For those following the live game, it has been known that between 75-90 minutes is a period where most goals are scored making this a good time to bet.
Since OH Leuven has an average of 0.91 goals per game when playing away from home, and considering that they often do not concede goals away from home, the market with less than 2.5 goals it can also be an excellent alternative to consider.
At the bookmaker Bet365, the market of Total Goals Under 2.5 is with great odds.
Corners Top Betting Tips
By combining the number of corners of both teams, we can see an average of 4.46 corners per game, also a market to explore to obtain good results in sports betting.
Cards Top Betting Tips
These teams together have a combined average of 4.65 yellow cards per match. Therefore, it might be a good option to bet on the ‘Over 4.5 cards’ option in this duel.
This is a match with several good betting entries to have some return on sports betting.
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Westerlo vs OH Leuven betting tip 2023/2024: FAQ
The match will be played on February 03th, 2024, Saturday.
The match will take place at the Het Kuipje stadium in Westerlo.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Pro League match, referring to the 2023/2024 season, and ended with a 0-2 result for Westerlo.
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.