SC Cambuur are hoping to win again after their last result, a 0-4 Eerste Divisie triumph versus NAC Breda.
For SC Cambuur, the scorers were Giovanni Korte (38', 77'), Mitchel Paulissen (59') and Jamie Jacobs (90').
Three or more goals per game were recorded in 5 of the last 6 fixtures where SC Cambuur have taken part. Their opponents scored 7 of them in this period while Herten totted up 21. It will be interesting to see if that trend will end up being sustained in this game.
A look at their previous results shows us that SC Cambuur:
- have not lost a league tie with Roda JC Kerkrade in their previous 2 games.
- are unbeaten in their last 2 home league matches.
Roda JC Kerkrade
In their last fixture, Roda JC Kerkrade drew 1-1 in the Eerste Divisie tie with Telstar.
The only name on the scoresheet from Roda JC Kerkrade was Erik Falkenburg (51'). Welat Cagro (88') scored for Telstar.
Proving their appetite for action-packed matches, the back of the net has been hit 21 times in the prior six matches in which Roda JC Kerkrade have taken to the field, making it an average of 3.5 goals each fixture. Their opponents have hit 11 of this grand total.
Going into this one, Roda JC Kerkrade are without a win away from home in their last 3 league games.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head-to-head meetings stretching back to 03/10/2015 tells us that SC Cambuur have won 2 of them and Roda JC Kerkrade 3, with the tally of drawn games being 1.
A sum of 10 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 5 from Herten and 5 coming from De Koempels. That’s an average goals per game figure of 1.67.
Team News: SC Cambuur
Almost everyone can be considered, as there’s just one fitness concern for the SC Cambuur boss Henk de Jong to contend with from an otherwise complete group of players. Stanley Akoy (Knee Injury) is out of contention.
Team News: Roda JC Kerkrade
Due to a mostly healthy group, there is just a single fitness issue for the Roda JC Kerkrade manager Jurgen Streppel to contend with. Jan Hoekstra (Shoulder Injury) won’t be in action.
Our assessment is that SC Cambuur are likely to have the majority of the possession and should be able to turn a few of their chances into goals.
Conversely, Roda JC Kerkrade could well struggle finding the net themselves but we can see them scoring here.
We’re predicting a 3-1 winning margin for SC Cambuur at the end of the match.
What are the best odds for this match?
Checking on the latest odds for this match on the win-draw-win market, backing SC Cambuur is available for 1.4444, a bet on the draw is 5.15 & taking a punt on the winner to be Roda JC Kerkrade is 6.5. They are the most competitive prices available right now.