Roda vs Excelsior: Preview and Prediction

Roda vs Excelsior: Preview, Prediction and Betting Tips-28 January 2017

Roda vs Excelsior
Dutch Eredivisie
Date: Friday, 27 January 2017
Kick-Off at 18:45 UK/ 19:45 CET
Venue: Parkstad Limburg Stadion.

Bottom placed Roda JC will welcome Excelsior to Parkstad Limburg on Saturday as they hope to end their win less streak this weekend.

Roda JC are currently the least rated team in the Eredivisie, have been without a win in their last 10 games. They picked 7 draws during the period and suffered 3 defeats. They have managed just one win so far this season and have accumulated 13 points sitting on the foot of the table.

Roda’s poor form can be attributed to their lack of goals, they have failed to score a goal in their last 5 games. They need to start scoring goals if they ever wished to get victories in any fixture.

Meanwhile, Excelsior have also been struggling in the Eredivisie campaign, they are just 4 points ahead of their host Roda JC. Excelsior are in 14th position in the league with 17 points to their name, tied on same point as ADO Den Haag and PEC Zwolle in 15th and 16th spot. They need to win this game to keep away from the threat zone.

Roda vs Excelsior: Head to Head Statistics

  • Their previous meetings portrays Roda as the superior team, they have won 11 of their past meetings and lost 4 to Excelsior.
  • Their last 2 meetings have been won by Roda as the two games ended 0-1.
  • Roda have won 4 games at home against Excelsior and lost 3.
  • Their last two games at Parkstad Limburg have been won by Excelsior.

Roda vs Excelsior: Prediction

Both teams are in a very poor form thus there are no favorites in this game. However it will be better to hang around Excelsior as they have been better in front of goal compared to Roda that have been lacking goals.

Roda vs Excelsior: Bet Tips

Under 2.5 goals at 1.76 (10/13)
Both teams to score (no) at 1.86 (20/23).