VVV-Venlo vs Fortuna Sittard, 29 February 2020, Saturday
Netherlands – Eredivisie, Kick-off at 18:45 UK/ 19:45 CET
Venue: Seacon Stadion – De Koel (Venlo).
Considering the impressive form Venlo are in, their home advantage, their domination in h2h clashes, the 100% unbeaten record at this venue against this opponent since 2000, and the dismal run of Sittard away from home – it’s probably child’s play to pick out the favorites for the weekend encounter.
VVV-Venlo vs Fortuna Sittard Head-to-head (h2h)
- 14 of the past 17 wins had gone to Venlo.
- Five of the past six clashes saw the teams at home, deliver wins.
- Four of the prior seven encounters saw Sittard conceding three or more goals.
- At this venue, since 2000, the hosts are on an unbeaten run.
- Venlo are also on a three-game winning run at this stadium, and scored a total of ten goals in the process.
VVV-Venlo vs Fortuna Sittard Prediction
Venlo recorded a 0-1 win on the road the last match-day, against Groningen. Not only did the victory maintain their unbeaten status in 2020, but it was away from home, and had come against a team in contention for playoffs.
In the meantime, Sittard lost 2-1 on the road against Feyenoord. The defeat maintained the status of Sittard as the worst road team in the league, and prolonged their wait for their first win on the road, this season.
So far, the combined scoreline for Fortuna in road games is 7-35 this season, and they have lost nine of their former twelve match-ups on the road. On the other hand, Venlo are completely unbeaten in the year of 2020, and at home, the last they lost was in mid-December, and before that in the first week of November.
In addition, at this venue, Venlo are on a 100% unbeaten record against this opponent, and they had also scored three or more goals in each of the past three h2h meetings at this stadium.
These stats place Venlo as the favorite, and aided by the home advantage, they would be just overwhelmingly favored to post the three points.
VVV-Venlo vs Fortuna Sittard Betting Tips
VVV-Venlo to Win @ 1.90 (9/10)
Over 1.5 Team Goals by VVV-Venlo @ 1.67 (2/3).