Roda vs FC Utrecht: Preview and Prediction

Roda vs FC Utrecht
Dutch Eredivisie
Date: Saturday, 17th December 2016,
Kick-Off at 17:30 UK,
Venue: Parkstad Limburg Stadion (Kerkrade).

Utrecht will look forward to continue their unbeaten record in the Eredivisie this weekend when they travel to face Roda JC at Parkstad Limburg Stadion.

Roda have in the worst of form for a long time, they are without a win in their last 7 games, Losing once and drawn 6. They will come on the back of an away defeat last week as they were beaten 2-0 by Groningen last week.

Roda are rooted in the relegation zone, they are in 17th position with 12 points. A win in this game could lift them off the zone depending on results elsewhere.

Utrecht are currently enjoying an amazing form in the Eredivisie, they are currently on 8-game unbeaten run. Having win 5 and drawn 3 in their last 8, they are occupying one of the playoff spots. They are in the 6th position with 24 points, a point above Vitesse in the 8th spot.

Roda vs FC Utrecht: Head to Head Statistics

There is not much difference between the two teams in their previous meetings, they have met 48 times in the past. Roda have won 18 of their meetings against Utrecht, they have drawn 15 games and lost 15 games to Utrecht.

Roda have bossed their meetings at home against Utrecht, they have won 14 games, lost 3 games to Utrecht and drawn 7. Utrecht haven’t won against Roda since their 4-0 win in February 2013, they have gone on to list twice and drawn twice against Roda.

Roda vs FC Utrecht: Prediction

Utrecht are in a much better shape than their host Roda, and they are huge favorites for the game. They are expected to not only continue their unbeaten run but to extend their winning streak to 3 consecutive wins. Also we expect the game to feature up to 3 goals.

Roda vs FC Utrecht: Bet Tips

Utrecht to win at 1.95 (10/11)
Over 2.5 goals at 1.90 (9/10).