Gent vs Westerlo Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Free Gent vs Westerlo prediction. 17:00 Kick-Off, Sunday 7 August at Ghelamco Arena. First Division A betting tips and football odds.

Gent

vs

Westerlo

We’re heading to the Full-Time Result market and our betting prediction is for Gent to win. They have a strong chance of beating Westerlo and the 1.70 makes plenty of appeal.

Reasons for our Gent vs Westerlo prediction:

  • Gent have won 12 of their past 20 matches
  • Gent have scored 2 or more goals in 10 of their past 20 matches
  • Gent have kept 9 clean sheets in their past 20 matches
  • Westerlo have conceded 2 or more goals in 4 of their last 6 away matches
  • Westerlo have lost 4 of their past 6 away matches

The visitors look opposable on the 1x2 market, so we’re going to make the home team our tip for this First Division A clash. You can currently get 1.70 for this selection which looks value.

There are lots of ways to get with Gent and that includes backing them to be leading at half-time and full-time and on the Asian Handicap.

Betting Tips: Gent vs Westerlo

OUR TIPS Gent To Win @ 1.70 Bet Now T&C apply. Gamble responsibly 18+

Betting Odds

The Gent betting odds have been priced up by the bookies and they are 1.70 favourites to land victory in this First Division A encounter which means a 59% chance of winning. Westerlo are trading at a bigger price than their opponents and they can be backed at 4.33.

The Over 2.5 Goals option is currently favourite on the Total Goals market. For those wanting to bet on Both Teams to Score, you won’t find much between Yes and No.

The good news is that you can access hundreds of markets for any First Division A match. All the leading football betting sites have a massive range of pre-match and In-Play betting options.

Match Preview

Gent drew their last match 1-1 against Sint-Truiden in the First Division A. They had 57% possession and four shots on target in this match. They also had three corners at Ghelamco Arena, with Hugo Cuypers on the scoresheet.

Westerlo lost 2-0 in their previous match against OH Leuven. They managed to have 56% possession in this First Division A match at King Power at Den Dreef.

Team Stats

Gent logo Gent Betting Stats

Westerlo logo Westerlo Betting Stats

Full time Result

  • 12 wins, 3 defeats and 5 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 5 wins, 3 defeats and 2 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 4 wins, 5 defeats and 3 draws in previous 12 matches
  • 2 wins, 4 defeats and 0 draws in previous 6 away matches

Goals

Goals

Gent

Westerlo

Goals / match
1.6 1.2
Conceded / match
1.2 1.2
Total / match
2.8 2.4

Corners

Corners

Gent

Westerlo

For / match
5.6 1.8
Against / match
5.2 1.8
Total / match
10.8 3.6

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News

Make sure you know the lineups ahead of kick-off, with injuries also playing a part when it comes to Gent vs Westerlo team news.

We’ve got details of the First Division A squads so that you know every player on the roster.

Starting Lineups

Gent Confirmed Lineup 3-2-2-2-1

Westerlo Confirmed Lineup 3-2-3-2

Gent Confirmed Lineup 3-2-2-2-1

33 Davy Roef
2 Joseph Okumu 5 M. Ngadeu-Ngadjui 23 Jordan Torunarigha
18 Matisse Samoise 14 A. Castro-Montes
22 Sulayman Marreh 24 Sven Kums
17 Andrew Hjulsager 19 Malick Fofana
11 Hugo Cuypers
1 Sinan Bolat
23 Rubin Seigers 33 Roman Neustaedter 24 Ravil Tagir
32 Edisson Jordanov 11 Maxim De Cuyper
4 Mathias Fixelles 7 Lucas van Eenoo 39 T. Van Den
14 Kyan Vaesen 25 Igor Vetokele

Westerlo Confirmed Lineup 3-2-3-2

Gent Substitutes

  • 9Darko Lemajic
  • 12Noah De Ridder
  • 16Ibrahim Salah
  • 21Andreas Hanche-Olsen
  • 28Robbie Van Hauter
  • 30Celestin De Schrevel
  • 31Bruno Godeau

Westerlo Substitutes

  • 8Nicolas Madsen
  • 10Jan Bernat
  • 20Nick Gillekens
  • 22Bryan Reynolds
  • 29Fernand Goure
  • 45Nene Dorgeles
  • 55Tuur Dierckx

Previous Gent Lineups

30 Jul First Division A
Gent 1-1 Sint-Truiden
22 Jul First Division A
Standard Liege 2-2 Gent
21 May First Division A
Gent 1-2 Charleroi

Previous Westerlo Lineups

30 Jul First Division A
OH Leuven 2-0 Westerlo
24 Jul First Division A
Westerlo 2-0 Cercle Brugge
18 May First Division A
Sint-Truiden 2-1 Westerlo

If you’re looking for the Gent vs Westerlo lineups, then we have predicted lineups and confirmed starting 11s along with the substitutes for each team.

Injuries & Suspensions

Gent Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Tarik Tissoudali ACL injury
Julien de Sart Muscle injury

Westerlo Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Pietro Perdichizzi Red card

Before the latest matches, get up-to-date injuries and suspensions news. We have the latest injury news and you can scroll through each list of players.

Every squad is covered in-depth so that you can get all the player info you need.

Belgium FlagFirst Division A Table

First Division A 2022/2023

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 OH Leuven 2 2 0 0 4:0 6
2 Royal Antwerp 2 2 0 0 3:0 6
3 Union St Gilloise 2 1 1 0 2:1 4
4 Genk 2 1 0 1 5:4 3
5 Charleroi 2 1 0 1 3:2 3
6 Anderlecht 2 1 0 1 2:1 3
7 Zulte Waregem 2 1 0 1 2:1 3
8 Club Brugge 2 1 0 1 4:4 3
9 Westerlo 2 1 0 1 2:2 3
10 Eupen 2 1 0 1 3:4 3
11 Oostende 2 1 0 1 2:3 3
12 Kortrijk 2 1 0 1 1:2 3
13 Cercle Brugge 2 1 0 1 1:2 3
14 Gent 2 0 2 0 3:3 2
15 Sint-Truiden 2 0 2 0 2:2 2
16 Standard Liege 2 0 1 1 3:5 1
17 KV Mechelen 2 0 0 2 1:4 0
18 Seraing 2 0 0 2 0:3 0
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Genk 1 1 0 0 3:1 3
2 Charleroi 1 1 0 0 3:1 3
3 OH Leuven 1 1 0 0 2:0 3
4 Anderlecht 1 1 0 0 2:0 3
5 Zulte Waregem 1 1 0 0 2:0 3
6 Westerlo 1 1 0 0 2:0 3
7 Club Brugge 1 1 0 0 3:2 3
8 Eupen 1 1 0 0 2:1 3
9 Oostende 1 1 0 0 2:1 3
10 Royal Antwerp 1 1 0 0 1:0 3
11 Union St Gilloise 1 1 0 0 1:0 3
12 Cercle Brugge 1 1 0 0 1:0 3
13 Standard Liege 1 0 1 0 2:2 1
14 Gent 1 0 1 0 1:1 1
15 Sint-Truiden 1 0 1 0 1:1 1
16 Seraing 1 0 0 1 0:1 0
17 Kortrijk 1 0 0 1 0:2 0
18 KV Mechelen 1 0 0 1 0:2 0

We recommend looking at the First Division A standings after each round of games so you can see where each side are placed in the table.