Mechelen will play hosts to Charleroi in the first leg of this Belgian juliper league playoff. The home team is unbeaten in its last 4 matches, winning thrice during that period. Meanwhile, the away side has lost 2 games on the trot, and won only once in its last 4 matches.
Mechelen has won its last 5 games on home soil, keeping clean sheets in 3 of them. Meanwhile, Charleroi is winless in its last 5 games on the road, losing 3 of them.
Only downside is Mechelen has not won any of the last 5 meetings.