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RKC Waalwijk will be hosting visiting club Den Haag at Mandemakers Stadion in this Eredivisie meeting on Saturday.
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RKC Waalwijk will be looking to improve on their last outing here after a 2-1 Eredivisie loss in their previous game against Fortuna Sittard.
The only scorer from RKC Waalwijk was Finn Stokkers (15'). Sebastian Polter (45') and Lisandro Semedo (92') scored for Fortuna Sittard.
It’s been a rare occasion in recent times that RKC Waalwijk have kept a clean sheet. The facts show that RKC have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, shipping 11 goals in the process. Having said that, we must now wait to see if that pattern shall be replicated in this next game.
Heading into this contest, RKC Waalwijk have not beaten ADO Den Haag in their previous 3 league games.
ADO Den Haag
After suffering a loss in their previous game against FC Zwolle in Eredivisie competition, Den Haag will be aiming to make amends here.
Mike van Duinen (51') and Clint Leemans (84') scored for FC Zwolle.
Proving their fondness for high-scoring encounters, goals have been scored 20 times in the previous 6 games in which ADO Den Haag have played, yielding a mean average of 3.33 goals per fixture. Opposing teams have managed 15 of this grand total.
Looking at the pre-match facts, ADO Den Haag:
- remain unbeaten by RKC Waalwijk in games played away from home for the previous 2 league matches.
- are unbeaten in their previous 2 away league matches.
- are without a win away from home in their last 4 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head duels going back to 19/08/2012, it’s been all-even between these two clubs with RKC Waalwijk winning 2 of those games, Den Haag 2 and 2 being drawn in regulation time.
A sum of 18 goals were scored between them in these games, with 9 of them for RKC and 9 for De Residentieclub. That’s an average goals per game figure of 3.
The previous league game between the two was Eredivisie match day 19 on 19/01/2020 which ended up with the score at ADO Den Haag 2-0 RKC Waalwijk.
The referee was Jeroen Manschot.
Team News: RKC Waalwijk
RKC Waalwijk manager Fred Grim will be thankful to have no fitness concerns at all coming into this game thanks to a fully healthy squad ready to go.
Team News: Den Haag
Owing to an otherwise healthy group, there’s just the one fitness problem for the Den Haag gaffer Ruud Brood to be concerned with. Ilay Elmkies (Corona virus) misses out for this game.
We’re of the opinion that Den Haag have it in them to score a goal against this RKC Waalwijk team, however that isn’t expected to prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We think that it’s going to be a narrow 2-1 advantage for RKC Waalwijk by the time that the referee blows the final whistle.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Mandemakers Stadion (7,500)
Captain: Anas Tahiri
Chairman: Peter Konijnenburg
Manager: Fred Grim
Competitions: Eredivisie position 14
🔑 Key Player: Finn Stokkers
Regularly deployed in the Striker position, Finn Stokkers was born in Netherlands. Having made a first senior appearance for Sparta Rotterdam in the 2013 - 2014 season, the dangerous Forward has accumulated 5 league goals in this Eredivisie 2020 - 2021 season to date from a total of 13 appearances.