One of the last games of the stage number 13 will take place between Cercle Brugge and Club Brugge. It will start at 21:30 on Jan Breydelstadion arena that share both teams in the 1990-1991 season.
Cercle Brugge has a very successful first part of the championship, being currently in position 12, only 3 points from a dam. Coached by Lorenzo Staelens comes after two draws. At home, Cercle Brugge won one victory this season, 2-0 with Oostende, a newly promoted. When he had as opponents Anderlecht and Standard Liege on, other teams with a reputation, both at home, the hosts lost 0-4, 0-5 respectively, becoming the band with the most goals conceded at home. Sure, the game is a local derby Thursday, which involves theoretically more motivation. Certainly, the atmosphere will be one incendiary fans anxiously awaiting this meeting. Removed the last round, Gregory Mertens will not play in the derby on Wednesday.
Club Brugge occupies the 3rd place after 12 stages with 26 points, 3 behind the leader. Coached by Michel Preud’homme but not feeling too well lately, suffering two defeats in the previous two stages, and his Kortijk against Genk. The game 10 days ago, one against Kortrijk, was the only movement in this edition of the championship in which Club Brugge went off without all 3 points. Preud’homme argue that the results can be seen after having spent a few weeks the team. But as well as Club Brugge to rekindle string of victories, otherwise we do not see too good technician. Mohamed Tchité is not in the best form after injury last year, failing to catch African team player lately. Preud’homme is but believes that it will return soon in his plans, yet evolved to the second team. In order to match Wednesday Preud’homme will not sit on the bench, he was suspended.
Last season, in game that was host band Cercle Brugge, guests have won 3-0 in the 90th minute the score 1-0. Perhaps then many who bet will score less than 2.5 goals have enraged. Centralia this match is Frederik Geldhof, an experienced referee, at ninth season in the Jupiler League. In this edition of the championship, Geldhof refereed five matches, showing a total of 19 yellow cards and two red.