Roda JC Kerkrade host visiting club MVV at Parkstad Limburg Stadion in this Eerste Divisie tie on Saturday.
View all Roda JC Kerkrade v MVV tips, stats and our pre-match poll below – plus the latest betting odds.
Roda JC Kerkrade
Roda JC Kerkrade will be hoping to return to winning ways here after a 2-0 Eerste Divisie losing effort in their last game against Jong Utrecht.
Othmane Boussaid (43') and Tim Pieters (80') scored for Jong Utrecht.
Roda JC Kerkrade have struggled with their forward play in recent times. Their ‘goals for’ figure equals just 2 against opponents during the course of their previous 6 fixtures. In those meetings, De Koempels have also seen the number of goals that have gone against them come to 10.
Their previous form shows that Roda JC Kerkrade:
- have not beaten MVV in their previous 5 league matches.
- are undefeated in their last 6 home league matches.
- haven’t won at home in the past 3 matches in the league.
Since being beaten in their last game against NAC Breda in Eerste Divisie action, MVV and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
The only name on the scoresheet from MVV was Koen Kostons (22'). Sydney van Hooijdonk (24'), Huseyin Dogan (41'), Lex Immers (46') and DJ Buffonge (91') scored for NAC Breda.
Illustrating their predisposition for fruitful encounters, goals have been scored 23 times in the prior six matches in which MVV have played, making it an average of 3.83 goals for each clash. Opposing teams have managed 17 of these goals. Previous results aside, it remains to be seen if that pattern shall continue on in this game.
Analysis of their past results shows that MVV:
- have not lost to Roda JC Kerkrade in away games against them for the last 2 league matches.
- are without a win away from home in their last 4 league games.
Head to head
Checking on their most recent head to head meetings dating back to 25/05/2017 shows that Roda JC Kerkrade have won 1 of these & MVV 2, with the tally of drawn matches being 3.
In all, 12 goals were produced between them in these games, with 5 of them from De Koempels and 7 belonging to MVV. That is an average goals per game value of 2.
The previous league meeting between these sides was Eerste Divisie match day 21 on 12/01/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Roda JC Kerkrade 2-2 MVV.
The match was refereed by Pol van Boekel.
Team News: Roda JC Kerkrade
Richard Jensen (Thigh Problems) and Jan Hoekstra (Shoulder Injury) are not available for Roda JC boss Jurgen Streppel.
Team News: MVV
Owing to a fully healthy group ready to go, MVV boss Darije Kalezić does not have any fitness concerns to report ahead of this match.
We’re envisaging that MVV could find themselves struggling to score goals against this Roda JC Kerkrade side who we think will likely emerge victorious.
That’s why we have predicted a good battle with a 1-0 winning score for Roda JC Kerkrade at full-time.
Should be an interesting one.
What are the best odds for this match?
Regarding the latest bookmaker odds on the 90 minute result market, victory for Roda JC Kerkrade is available for 1.64, going for the draw is 4.25 & taking a punt on a win for MVV gets you 5. They’re the top market prices offered at the moment.