Salzburg vs Genk Match Preview and Prediction
On Tuesday evening (UK time), Salzburg will be taking on Genk at Red Bull Arena with a 8:00pm start. This is a Champions League fixture.
BT Sport Extra will be showing this match in the UK.
Keep reading for full preview and match prediction.
With this, we have the type of betting opportunity we like at Frog's headquarters.
Betting Odds for Salzburg vs Genk
Betway are best price 1.6 about Salzburg; Betfair Sportsbook will give you 4.6 for the draw; Bet365 offer 5.5 about Genk.
On the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.55 with the market-makers at Betfair Sportsbook; the most attractive price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.6 offered by Betfair Sportsbook.
Here we have the prices for the BTTS market. If you think both teams will score, "Yes" is available at 1.61 with Bet365. For those with the opposite view, "No" can be backed at 2.55 at Bet Victor.
Head To Head
The FTG database has returned no head-to-head contests for these two sides.
Looking over the last year, Salzburg have played 62 matches. They have 49 wins; 6 draws; and 7 losses. These results give them a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 79%-9%-11%.
Over this period, they have scored 2.87 times per match, on average, while conceding 0.9.
At home over this time, they have a win rate of 81% (27 wins) from their last 33 home fixtures. 9% (3) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 9% (3) being a loss for the home side.
When on home turf over the last year, their average number of goals scored is 2.94 and they have conceded 0.88 on average.
Across all competitions, they are averaging 4.0 goals per game in their most recent ten matches and this has led to their current win rate of 80%. There have been 5 occasions when both Salzburg and their opponents have scored. The frequency of matches with three match goals or more is 8 games in their last ten outings. They have scored at least once in each of their last 5 matches.
Looking over the last year, Genk have played 57 matches. They have 31 wins; 15 draws; and 11 losses. These results give them a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 54%-26%-19%.
Over this period, they have scored 1.98 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.07.
Specifically on their recent away record, they have a win rate of 43% (13 wins) from the latest 30 away fixtures. 33% (10) of these games away from home have been a draw, with the remaining 23% (7) resulting in a loss.
On average they have scored 1.93 times when playing away in this last year. They have conceded 1.4.
In recent form, they have a total of 17 goals in their last ten matches and in this time they have a win rate of 50%. There have been 5 occasions when both Genk and their opponents have scored. The frequency of matches with a total of three goals or more is 7 games in their last ten outings.
They are also on a run of 4 matches in a row in which they have scored.
Frog's betting tip for Salzburg vs Genk
Swimming against the tide for this one, Frog can make a case for only one of these sides scoring in this one and at the odds-against prices with the sportsbooks, this is the pick. Always do your own research, but Frog does like the value in this.If you like the pick you can get stuck in with Bet Victor who are offering 2.55 for "No" in the BTTS market.