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Charleroi vs. Beerschot 4/7/2021 Belgian First Division A Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Charleroi clashes with Beerschot on 4/7/2021.

Charleroi clashes with Beerschot in a regular season match. Charleroi with a record of 11.0-9.0-11.0 this season comes into this game with a 6.0-3.0-6.0 record on the road. Beerschot is 13.0-5.0-13.0 this season and is 6.0-4.0-5.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Charleroi and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their previous match, Charleroi came out with a draw and will look to chalk up a tally in the win column. Facing a hostile crowd or lack thereof (in person, but there will be virtual fans “present”) due to ongoing pandemic may be part of a winning recipe.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Beerschot and it is an opportunity to get rolling. The bitter taste of disappointment is in the mouths of Beerschot after their previous game, which was a loss. However, there is an opportunity for redemption at home against Charleroi.

The Charleroi Roster

The Players to Watch for the Charleroi

Dorian Dessoleil DF

Dorian Dessoleil has 19.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Dorian Dessoleil has 7.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Dorian Dessoleil has 31 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Charleroi teammates, Dorian Dessoleil had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Dorian Dessoleil has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Dorian Dessoleil has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 29 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Joris Kayembe DF

Joris Kayembe has 0.0 shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Joris Kayembe has 0.0 shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Joris Kayembe had 30 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Joris Kayembe has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Joris Kayembe has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Joris Kayembe has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 0 fouls this season. He has drawn 0 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Ali Gholizadeh MF

Ali Gholizadeh has 56.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Ali Gholizadeh has 25.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Ali Gholizadeh has 28 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Ali Gholizadeh has 7 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Ali Gholizadeh has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ali Gholizadeh has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 20 fouls this season. He has drawn 36 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Ryota Morioka MF

Ryota Morioka has 41.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Ryota Morioka had 18.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Ryota Morioka has 26 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Ryota Morioka has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Ryota Morioka has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ryota Morioka has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 32 fouls this season. He has drawn 29 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Guillaume Gillet MF

As a shooter, Guillaume Gillet had 16.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Guillaume Gillet had 2.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Guillaume Gillet has 24 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Guillaume Gillet has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Guillaume Gillet has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Guillaume Gillet has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 34 fouls this season. He has drawn 22 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Mamadou Fall MF

As a shooter, Mamadou Fall had 31.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Mamadou Fall had 18.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Mamadou Fall had 22 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Charleroi teammates, Mamadou Fall had 9 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Mamadou Fall has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Mamadou Fall has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 50 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Shamar Nicholson FW,MF

Shamar Nicholson has 4.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Shamar Nicholson has 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Shamar Nicholson has 22 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Shamar Nicholson has 8 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Shamar Nicholson has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Shamar Nicholson has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 5 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Marco Ilaimaharitra MF

As a shooter, Marco Ilaimaharitra had 11.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Marco Ilaimaharitra had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Marco Ilaimaharitra had 18 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Charleroi teammates, Marco Ilaimaharitra had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Marco Ilaimaharitra has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Marco Ilaimaharitra has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 32 fouls this season. He has drawn 23 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

The Beerschot Roster

The Players to Watch for the Beerschot

Raphael Holzhauser MF,FW

Raphael Holzhauser has 62.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Raphael Holzhauser has 36.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Raphael Holzhauser has 29 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Raphael Holzhauser has 14 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Raphael Holzhauser has 5 Yellow Cards this season. Raphael Holzhauser has 7 Red Cards this season. He has committed 19 fouls this season. He has drawn 44 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Ryan Sanusi MF

Ryan Sanusi has 5.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Ryan Sanusi had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Ryan Sanusi has 28 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Ryan Sanusi has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Ryan Sanusi has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ryan Sanusi has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Frédéric Frans DF

Frédéric Frans has 12.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Frédéric Frans had 4.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Frédéric Frans has 26 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Frédéric Frans has 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Frédéric Frans has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Frédéric Frans has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Tom Pietermaat MF

As a shooter, Tom Pietermaat had 0.0 shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Tom Pietermaat had 0.0 shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Tom Pietermaat had 24 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Tom Pietermaat has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Tom Pietermaat has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tom Pietermaat has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 0 fouls this season. He has drawn 0 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Jan Van den Bergh DF

Jan Van den Bergh has 0.0 shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jan Van den Bergh had 0.0 shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Jan Van den Bergh has 23 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Jan Van den Bergh has 4 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Jan Van den Bergh has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jan Van den Bergh has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 1 fouls this season. He has drawn 0 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Joren Dom MF,DF

As a shooter, Joren Dom had 6.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Joren Dom has 2.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Joren Dom had 21 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Beerschot teammates, Joren Dom had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Joren Dom has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Joren Dom has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 15 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Pierre Bourdin MF,DF

Pierre Bourdin has 8.0 shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Pierre Bourdin has 2.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Pierre Bourdin has 21 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Pierre Bourdin has 3 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Pierre Bourdin has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Pierre Bourdin has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Musashi Suzuki FW

Musashi Suzuki has 60.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Musashi Suzuki had 28.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Musashi Suzuki has 20 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Beerschot teammates, Musashi Suzuki had 6 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Musashi Suzuki has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Musashi Suzuki has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 36 fouls this season. He has drawn 92 fouls this season in Belgian First Division A action.

Charleroi Team Stats

The Charleroi Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Charleroi was able to score 1.29 goals. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Charleroi was able to score 0.97 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Charleroi converted on 0.29 of attempted shots on goal. The quality of the shots on goal and the accuracy of these shots are inconsistent.

Charleroi attempted 4.52 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Charleroi is able to get 37.6% of their shots to be on goal(target). They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

Charleroi Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Charleroi was able to hold opponents to 1.13 goals. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.61 shots were saved by Charleroi goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. There is room for improvement when it comes to preventing shots on target.

Charleroi goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 67.9% of the time. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. Charleroi goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 25.8% of the time. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.







Charleroi Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Charleroi had 16.55 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts Charleroi in the top 45 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Charleroi has successfully intercepted 13.23 passes per 90 minutes of action. Charleroi is in the top 14 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Charleroi commits 12.68 fouls. Charleroi is in the top 36 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Charleroi drew 11.06 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Charleroi in the top 83 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Charleroi had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 2.06 times per 90 minutes of action. Charleroi is in the top 76 percentile in offside calls against them.

Beerschot Team Stats

The Beerschot Offensive Stats and Metrics

Beerschot scored 1.58 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Beerschot was able to score 1.23 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Beerschot was able to score on 0.40 of their shots on target. This offense creates high quality shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Beerschot attempts 3.9 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense falls in the middle when it comes to the number of shots on goal they take per game. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Beerschot attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 38.7% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

Beerschot Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Beerschot was able to hold opponents to 1.61 goals. The defensive effort has been pitiful, maybe it will improve, but this is not working. Nobody should be proud of this. Beerschot goalkeepers fended off 4.29 shots per 90 minutes. Fans are holding their breath when the ball crosses over into their defensive territory.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 62.4% of shots on target were saved by Beerschot goalkeepers. Shots on goal tend to become goals against this porous defense and goalkeeping unit. Beerschot goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 12.9% of the time. This defense and goalkeeping crew is really struggling, expecting a clean sheet is unreasonable.

Beerschot Utility Stats

Beerschot tried 12.71 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts Beerschot in the top 74 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Beerschot had 10.71 interceptions. This puts Beerschot in the top 69 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Beerschot has committed 10.39 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Beerschot in the top 6 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Beerschot drew 9.77 fouls. Beerschot is in the top 95 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Beerschot had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 1.39 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Beerschot in the top 16 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Charleroi vs. Beerschot Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Charleroi 3 Beerschot 3

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