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Genk vs Shakhtar Donetsk Predictions & Tips - BTTS expected in the Champions League

  • Genk vs Shakhtar Donetsk predictions for Tuesday’s UEFA Champions League match
  • The 3rd qualifying round first leg is being played at 7pm BST in Belgium
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Genk have seen over 3.5 goals in 4 of their last 5 games (Getty Images)
Eddy Tora 03 Aug 2021
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Genk vs Shakhtar Donetsk Predictions


Genk have scored six goals with eight conceded in three games this season. BTTS and over 3.5 goals are my tips as they host Shakhtar Donetsk in the UEFA Champions League qualifiers.
  • Genk vs Shakhtar Donetsk Predictions
  • Head to Head
  • Genk Form
  • Genk Injuries & Team News
  • Shakhtar Donetsk Form
  • Shakhtar Donetsk Injuries & Team News
  • Genk vs Shakhtar Donetsk Live Stream FAQ

  • Genk have seen BTTS in 5 of their last 6 matches (First Division A).
  • Genk have seen BTTS in 3 of their last 4 matches (Champions League).
  • Genk have seen over 3.5 goals in 3 of their last 4 matches (Champions League).
  • Shakhtar Donetsk have BTTS in 5 of their last 7 away matches (Champions League).
  • Shakhtar Donetsk have seen over 3.5 goals in 6 of their last 9 away matches (Champions League).

Head to Head


This will be the first match between Genk and Shakhtar Donetsk.

Genk Form


Genk started the season with a 3-2 defeat against Club Brugge in the Belgian Super Cup.

John van den Brom’s side got their league campaign off to a decent start. They drew 1-1 at Standard Liège thanks to Theo Bongonda’s late equaliser.

Genk hosted Oostende on Friday and suffered a 4-3 defeat. Bryan Heynen scored and Bongonda bagged a brace but their poor defence let them down.

Genk Injuries & Team News


Genk winger Theo Bongonda has started the season with four goals in three games.

Shakhtar Donetsk Form


Shakhtar Donetsk have won both matches to start the new Ukraine Premier League season.

Roberto De Zerbi’s side beat Ingulets 2-1 with Lassina Traoré and Alan Patrick on target. Shakhtar won 3-0 at PFK Lviv with Traoré, Dentinho and Pedrinho scoring the goals.

Shakhtar Donetsk Injuries & Team News


Centre back Valeriy Bondar and striker Júnior Moraes are injured.

Winger Yevgen Konoplyanka could be fit enough for a spot on the bench.

Former Ajax striker Lassina Traoré has scored in his first two competitive games for Shakhtar Donetsk.

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Verdict

Genk have been involved in some high scoring games to start the season. That should be the case against Shakhtar Donetsk who often see over 3.5 goals on the road in the Champions League.

Best Bet: BTTS Yes BTTS @-153.85 at BetMGM - 4 Units
Value Bet: BTTS Yes & Over 2.5 BTTS & Total Goals @102.00 at Unibet - 1 Unit
Value Bet: Over 3.5 Goals Total Goals @200.00 at Unibet - 1 Unit

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