RKC Waalwijk vs NEC Nijmegen Prediction & Match Preview

RKC Waalwijk vs NEC Dutch Eredivisie prediction by Leaguelane

RKC Waalwijk vs NEC Nijmegen
Netherlands – Eredivisie
Date: Sunday, 5 December 2021
Kick-off at 11:15 UK / 12:15 CET
Venue: Mandemakers Stadion.

NEC has been the surprise package of the season in the Eredivisie. Despite not managing to finish within the top 6 in the Eerste Divisie in the last 3 seasons they were promoted through playoffs. The club does not look like they are playing a division higher than the last as they are in the top half of the table.

RKC Waalwijk has not changed much from their preceding season. Currently retaining the place where they finished last time around. 

Mandemakers Stadion is set to witness the clash between these sides this Sunday morning. Read our Preview, Predictions, and Betting Tips with Analysis here.

RKC Waalwijk vs NEC Nijmegen Head-to-head

  • Waalwijk has lost 5 of their last 6 h2h games.
  • 3 goals were scored in their preceding 4 meetings.
  • Both teams scored twice in the last 5 duels.
  • The visitors have won thrice in their last 5 trips to this venue.


The hosts have won just thrice in the season in league matches. However, their attack has kept them just outside the drop zone. Despite their losses in the season. The club is currently 15th on the table.

NEC in their first season back in the Dutch top-flight have managed 5 wins and made their opponents work hard for the result where they have dropped points. The club needs to improve its defence to push higher in the table. Currently, they are 9th in the league, 14 points behind Ajax.

RKC Waalwijk vs NEC Nijmegen Prediction

Waalwijk has just 1 win in their last 6 home games and has led just once at the end of the first half. Their opponents have just one loss in their last 6 league games on the road. Additionally scoring in the first half in 4 of their last 5 games on the road.

Considering the score lines of the previous h2h games and their recent games, the match should see plenty of goals.

RKC Waalwijk vs NEC Nijmegen Betting Tips

  • First Half result – NEC @ 3.10 odds.
  • Over 2.5 goals & NEC to win @ 4.00 odds.