Union St Gilloise vs Leverkusen Prediction, Odds & Betting Tips 20/04/2023

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* Betting odds were correct at the time of publication but are subject to change.

The Union St Gilloise vs Leverkusen prediction is all about to take a look at the upcoming second leg encounter between the two clubs on April 20. Lotto Park will be the destination for this Europa League game.

Union St Gilloise vs Leverkusen – Best Predictions & Free Betting Tips

Union Saint-Gilloise picked up a first victory in three matches after beating RFC Seraing 2-1 at home. The late goal from Wirtz was able to keep Bayer Leverkusen in the tie from the first leg. Now, the team had to settle for a goalless draw against Wolfsburg coming into the game.

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Bayer Leverkusen win

The Union St Gilloise vs Leverkusen prediction looks at a match in which the away team are the favourites. This should not come as a big surprise considering that Bayer Leverkusen have been pushing very well in away matches in 2023. Union Saint-Gilloise have lacked the killer punch and the manner of losing a decisive lead from the first leg is likely to have an effect on the Belgian team.

Both teams to score – yes

The Union Saint-Gilloise outfit have been able to get a goal in the last nine matches in all competitions. The last failed to score in the early week of March. Despite the strong run of results, Leverkusen have only picked up two clean sheets in the recent five encounters. The Union St Gilloise vs Leverkusen betting tips would back both teams to score.

Top H2H Stats, Recent Form, and Odds for Union St Gilloise vs Leverkusen Match

Here are the top stats for the game along with a tool to help you pick the best odds.

Head to Head

13/04/23

UEFA Europa League UEL

Bayer Leverkusen

Bayer Leverkusen

Union Saint Gilloise

Union Saint Gilloise

1

1

Last Five - Union Saint Gilloise

26/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Genk

Genk

Union Saint Gilloise

Union Saint Gilloise

0

2

W

19/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Cercle Brugge

Cercle Brugge

Union Saint Gilloise

Union Saint Gilloise

1

2

W

13/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Club Brugge

Club Brugge

Union Saint Gilloise

Union Saint Gilloise

2

2

D

09/05/24

Belgium Cup Belgium

Antwerp

Antwerp

Union Saint Gilloise

Union Saint Gilloise

0

1

W

05/05/24

Belgium First Division A Belgium

Anderlecht

Anderlecht

Union Saint Gilloise

Union Saint Gilloise

0

0

D

Last Five - Bayer Leverkusen

25/05/24

Germany DFB Pokal POK

Kaiserslautern

Kaiserslautern

Bayer Leverkusen

Bayer Leverkusen

0

1

W

22/05/24

UEFA Europa League UEL

Atalanta

Atalanta

Bayer Leverkusen

Bayer Leverkusen

3

0

L

18/05/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Augsburg

Augsburg

Bayer Leverkusen

Bayer Leverkusen

1

2

W

12/05/24

Germany Bundesliga I Germany

Bochum

Bochum

Bayer Leverkusen

Bayer Leverkusen

0

5

W

09/05/24

UEFA Europa League UEL

Roma

Roma

Bayer Leverkusen

Bayer Leverkusen

2

2

D

These may be some of the best stats regarding the upcoming match between Union St Gilloise and Leverkusen. Now, let us take a look at the odds and probabilities for the game.

Union St Gilloise odds: 13/5 (3.60) – 27.8%

Draw odds: 51/20 (3.55) – 28.2%

Leverkusen odds: 109/100 (2.09) – 47.8%

The Union St Gilloise vs Leverkusen odds see Bayer Leverkusen as the big favourites for the game even though the first leg did not produce too many differences. A win for the away team is the most attractive market, which is offered at 109/100 (2.09) – 47.8%, even if Union Saint-Gilloise have not been beaten in the recent nine matches. One can also choose to back both teams to score at 4/6 (1.66) – 60%.

Union St Gilloise vs Leverkusen: Team News, Line-Ups, & Form Analysis

Union St Gilloise:

Union Saint-Gilloise have not been beaten in the last nine matches. In terms of the home form, manager Karel Geraerts has few worries. The slender advantage from the first leg does provide the Belgian outfit with the opportunity to play on the counter. Siebe Van der Heyden has accumulated yellow cards and he will be suspended for this game. Lucas Pirard is missing from action due to a back injury.

Predicted Line-Up:

Anthony Moris, Ross Sykes, Christian Burgess, Koki Machida, Guillaume Francois, Teddy Teuma, Oussama El Azzouzi, Cameron Puertas, Simon Adingra, Gustaf Nilsson, Yorbe Vertessen

Leverkusen:

Manager Xabi Alonso comes into the encounter while being without Andrey Lunev and Patrik Schick because of injuries in the Union St Gilloise vs Leverkusen lineups. The club has gone through a lengthy unbeaten run which has now hit double figures. After struggling with away form in the early part of the campaign, Leverkusen have been able to improve this aspect of the game as well.

Predicted Line-Up:

Lukas Hradecky, Odilon Kossounou, Robert Andrich, Edmond Tapsoba, Jeremie Frimpong, Kerem Demirbay, Nadiem Amiri, Piero Hincapie, Moussa Diaby, Sardar Azmoun, Adam Hlozek

Player to Watch: Florian Wirtz

The performance of Florian Wirtz is going to be crucial if Bayer Leverkusen are able to progress into the semifinals of the Europa League. The 19-year-old has had a stunning campaign in Europe this season with three goals and two assists in his five Europa League appearances. He was not used much in the draw with Wolfsburg during the weekend.

Starting Line-Ups:

Starting lineups are usually released 60 minutes before kick-off.

Union Saint Gilloise

Union Saint Gilloise
4-3-3
49
Anthony Moris
lu
2
Bart Nieuwkoop
nl
59
Ismael Kandouss
ma
16
Christian Burgess
gb
28
Koki Machida
jp
20
Senne Lynen
be
10
Teddy Teuma
mt
94
Loic Lapoussin
mg
18
Yorbe Vertessen
be
8
Jean Thierry Lazare Amani
ci
7
Victor Boniface
ng
Substitutes
6
Oussama El Azzouzi
ma
11
Simon Adingra
ci
17
Terho
fi
14
Joachim Imbrechts
se
26
Ross Sykes
gb
23
Cameron Puertas Castro
es
35
Nathan Huygevelde
be
29
Gustaf Nilsson
se
9
Dennis Eckert Ayensa
de

Bayer Leverkusen

Bayer Leverkusen
5-2-3
1
Lukas Hradecky
fi
30
Jeremie Frimpong
nl
12
Edmond Tapsoba
bf
4
Jonathan Tah
de
3
Piero Hincapie
ec
5
Mitchel Bakker
nl
11
Nadiem Amiri
de
8
Robert Andrich
de
19
Moussa Diaby
fr
23
Adam Hlozek
cz
27
Florian Wirtz
de
Substitutes
9
Sardar Azmoun
ir
24
Tim Fosu-Mensah
nl
36
Niklas Lomb
de
28
Patrick Pentz
at
21
Amine Adli
fr
10
Kerem Demirbay
de
6
Odilon Kossounou
ci
32
Ayman Azhil
ma

Questions about Union St Gilloise vs Leverkusen

Union St Gilloise vs Leverkusen

  • Where is the match scheduled? Lotto Park. The venue for the match has a seating capacity of 80, 081
  • When does this match start? 20th April 2023 at 20:00 GMT
  • Which team is the favourite to win? Bayer Leverkusen
  • Who is the coach for Union Saint-Gilloise? The current head coach for Union Saint-Gilloise is Karei Geraerts who took over the coaching role in the summer of 2022. The tactician averages an impressive 2.14 points per match after 22 wins, 9 draws and 8 defeats from 49 matches.
  • Will UK viewers be able to watch Union Saint-Gillose vs Bayer Leverkusen? Yes, the match will be live on BT Sport 5.
  • Who is the current head coach for Bayer Leverkusen? Xabi Alonso is the head coach for Leverkusen. The visiting coach averages 1.82 points since taking over in October 2022. He has so far recorded 15 wins, 8 draws and 7 losses from 28 matches.
  • Who will be the referee in this clash between USG and Bayer Leverkusen? The on-field referee in this Europa League clash, the second leg of the quarterfinals will be Antonio Mateu Lahoz from Spain.
  • How did Bayer Leverkusen perform in their most recent trips across all competitions? The visitors recorded DWWWD in their most recent away games.
  • How many shots on target did each side have in the reverse leg?  Union Saint-Gilloise had 4 shots on goal while Leverkusen recorded 2 shots on target in the first leg.

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