Den Bosch will be at Parkstad Limburg Stadion on Saturday for the Eerste Divisie clash with home side Roda JC Kerkrade.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Roda JC Kerkrade v Den Bosch are shown below (including the best match odds).
Roda JC Kerkrade
Roda JC Kerkrade won’t want a repeat of their last result here after a 3-0 Eerste Divisie loss in their previous game against SC Cambuur.
Robert Mühren (11'), Giovanni Korte (34') and Jarchinio Antonia (46') scored for SC Cambuur.
Fixtures involving Roda JC Kerkrade have usually been exciting encounters of late with plenty of scoring expected. Over their past six clashes alone, a total of 20 goals have flown in for both teams combined (at an average of 3.33 goals per game) with 10 of these accredited to De Koempels.
Their prior results show that Roda JC Kerkrade:
- are winless against Den Bosch in their last 4 league matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 5 league matches at home.
- haven’t won at home in the past 2 league games.
Following on from being beaten in their last game against Excelsior in Eerste Divisie action, Den Bosch and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
Elías Már Ómarsson (94') was the scorer for Excelsior.
The numbers tell their own story, and Den Bosch have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 12 goals overall. Defensively, Blue White Dragons certainly have room for improvement. Let’s find out whether or not that trend will be continued on here.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Den Bosch:
- remain unbeaten by Roda JC Kerkrade in away games against them for the last 2 league games.
- are without an away win for the past 4 league games.
Head to head
A glance at their past head-to-head clashes dating back to 21/12/2014 shows us that Roda JC Kerkrade have won 2 of these games & Den Bosch 3, with the number of drawn games standing at 1.
15 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 5 for De Koempels and 10 created by Blue White Dragons. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.5.
Team News: Roda JC Kerkrade
Richard Jensen (Thigh Problems), Jan Hoekstra (Shoulder Injury) and Kees Luijckx (Abdominal muscles injury) will not be able to play for Roda JC manager Jurgen Streppel.
Team News: Den Bosch
Den Bosch boss Erik van de Ven has multiple availability issues to deal with. Steven van der Heijden (Knock), Jordy van der Winden (Knee Surgery) and Junior van der Velden (Hip Injury) won’t be making appearances.
Our thinking is that Den Bosch are dangerous enough to breach the defence of this Roda JC Kerkrade outfit, but that isn’t expected to be enough to prevent defeat.
We’re expecting a narrow 2-1 win for Roda JC Kerkrade after the 90. Looking forward to this.
What are the best odds for this match?
Turning to the betting odds on the WDW market, putting your money on Roda JC Kerkrade is available for 1.66, going for the game finishing all-square is 4.4 & betting on victory for Den Bosch can get you 4.75. Those are the best of the prices being offered at present.