St. Liege – Anderlecht : Preview & Prediction
Standard de Liège has 3 successes on Anderlecht in its last 3 matches at the Maurice Dufrasne stadium (2-1, 2-1 and 5-0) including a big humiliation (5-0) last April. Standard, 3rd in the Jupiler Pro League, is 12 points ahead of Anderlecht, 11th, and has been unbeaten in official competitions for a month. Winner of the Cercle Bruges (2-1) and Rebecq (3-0) in the Belgian Cup, Standard remains on 2 draws in Mouscron (2-2) and against Arsenal (2-2) in the Europa League this Thursday evening ( a victory would have qualified the Belgian club). Anderlecht, 6 points behind the places giving the right to Play-Offs, remains on 3 matches without a league win with 2 draws against Kortrijk (0-0) and against Sporting Charleroi (0-0) and 1 defeat recorded in Ostend ( 3-2). The Belgian Cup victory at Mouscron (3-2), on December 5, is the Mauves’ only victory in just over a month. This move comes at the worst time for Anderlecht players!
Standard de Liège has been undefeated since 6 games (3 wins and 3 draws), all competitions combined.
Standard have 12 wins, 2 draws against 1 loss in their last 15 games at the Maurice Dufrasne stadium.
Anderlecht has only had 1 success in its last 4 outings.
Standard has had 3 successes in its last 3 home duels against the Mauves.
Anderlecht had been humiliated 5 goals to 0 on April 12 at the Maurice Dufrasne stadium!
Standard de Liège should sign a fourth victory in a row against Anderlecht at the Maurice Dufrasne stadium.
St. Liege – Anderlecht : Betting Tips
St. Liege – Win Odds: 1.85
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70