RKC Waalwijk vs VVV-Venlo
Date: Saturday, 5 December 2020
Kick-Off at 15.30 UK
Venue: Mandemakers Stadion, Walwijk.
Saturday’s action in Dutch Eredivisie is starting with battle of the strugglers. RKC Waalwijk, team which is lucky to still be part of top flight after horrendous results last season, welcomes VVV Venlo. Visitors will be remembered for many years as a team which lost 0-13 at home to Ajax Amsterdam.
These two opponents are dangerously close to the relegation zone, and three points from this encounter would be massive for both sides. It’s really hard to say who is better shape at the moment. RKC ended series of losses with a 2-0 win against Twente last weekend, while VVV have earned two wins in last five outings. Bookies are offering similar rates on home and away victory at the moment.
RKC Waalwijk vs VVV-Venlo Head-to-head
- A big majority of recent head to head clashes between RKC and VVV resulted in high-scoring affairs.
- To be precise, last six meetings ended either with both teams scoring or Over 2.5 goals.
- VVV were victorious in both occasions last season, conquering this ground with a 2-1 win, while result at home was slightly more convincing 3-1.
- Squad from Waalwijk has only four victories against VVV in 21 encounters while losing 12.
RKC Waalwijk vs VVV-Venlo Prediction
RKC are entering this duel from 12th place with nine points from opening ten rounds. Two best performances of the season were 2-2 against Feyenoord and recent 2-0 victory against Twente. They were saved by the bell in last campaign when football was stopped due to outbreak.
Waalwijk have lost every chance to avoid relegation last year. Have they learned a lesson or two in the meantime? The most valuable player so far is Cyril Ngonge with two goals and one assist.
VVV have the same amount of points as hosts. Their record on the road is not looking so good though – one win, one draw and three defeats. At least they scored one goal in every out of last five Eredivisie matches. The best approach to this match is through the goals market. BTTS & Over 2.5 is our top choice.
RKC Waalwijk vs VVV-Venlo Betting Tips
Over 2.5 goals & Both teams to score @ 1.83
VVV to win @ 2.75.