Excelsior vs Sparta Rotterdam Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in the Dutch Eredivisie on Sunday, 5 March 2023.
Rotterdam was having a 11-game unbeaten run before losing to Ajax and Utrecht in their previous outings. They have been displaying an inconsistency in the recent matches by recording consecutive draws.
Going on, the team faces Excelsior as their hosting rivals. Excelsior is currently at 15th in the standings, 9 spots below Rotterdam. Moreover, they are having a dreadful form, following six-winless matches in a row.
Excelsior vs Sparta Rotterdam Head-to-head Stats
Sparta can also rely on the recent tradition since they won the previous two encounters against Excelsior, including a 1-0 reverse fixture win.
The past four overall wins at this stadium was evenly split, with two each for both. Those meetings have generally been high-scoring affairs.
Who will win the match between Excelsior vs Sparta Rotterdam?
Sparta Rotterdam was unbeaten in five of the last six road trips. Meanwhile, Excelsior is on a three-match winless streak at home.
Going on, Sparta Rotterdam have an upper hand in the recent tradition and their outcomes in the recent meetings at this stadium are in a tally. Thus, expect a win for Sparta Rotterdam on Sunday.
How many goals will be scored in the match?
More than 50% of the matches played by these two teams saw the landing of over 2.5 goals option. Their h2h recordings also suggests an over 2.5 display. Thus, we don’t expect this match to be a low-scoring affair.
Will Both teams score in the match?
Two of the last three away matches of Rotterdam and two of the past three home matches of Excelsior have seen the defensive line of the respective teams leaking. They both have a decent offensive line and thus, expect goals from both teams on Sunday.
Excelsior vs Sparta Rotterdam Prediction
Sparta Rotterdam looks better when compared with Excelsior on the basis of their recent recordings. Backing them at 2.10 odds is our main betting pick for this match.
For the second tip, we like to place the both teams to score option at 1.75 odds considering the defensive side of both.