Roda JC Kerkrade will be at De Geusselt on Monday for the Eerste Divisie tie with home team MVV.
All MVV v Roda JC Kerkrade game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below - along with the latest match odds.
MVV will be hoping to return to winning ways here following the 3-1 Eerste Divisie loss in their previous game against Jong PSV.
In that game, MVV had 48% possession and 13 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. The only player to score for MVV was Joy-Lance Mickels (56'). On the other side, Jong PSV got 13 shots on goal with 6 on target. Joël Piroe (10'), Shurandy Sambo (79') and Kristófer Ingi Kristinsson (92') scored for Jong PSV.
MVV haven’t had any problems with scoring, hitting the target every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 matches.
They have totted up the amount of 12 during that period while seeing the number of goals scored against them stand at 9.
Leading up to this clash, MVV:
- haven't won against Roda JC Kerkrade in their last 2 league games.
- are undefeated in their last 7 league matches at home.
Roda JC Kerkrade
In their previous fixture, Roda JC Kerkrade drew 0-0 in the Eerste Divisie tie with Go Ahead Eagles.
In that game, Roda JC Kerkrade had 60% possession and 9 shots at goal with 2 on target. Go Ahead Eagles had 5 attempts on goal with 1 on target.
Roda JC Kerkrade have been dangerous up front of late, scoring 11 goals in their previous 6 matches. While their manager Jurgen Streppel will no doubt take that as a positive sign, De Koempels have had their own issues at the back, also conceding in 5 of those same matches. Regardless, we will just have to wait and see if that trend will be replicated in this match.
Heading into this fixture, Roda JC Kerkrade are without a win away from home in their last 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
Checking out their prior head to head meetings going back to 28/05/2017, there has been little between the sides with MVV winning 2 of those games, Roda JC Kerkrade 2 and 2 being drawn in normal time.
14 goals were scored between them in this period, with 7 of them from MVV and 7 coming from De Koempels. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.33.
The previous league match featuring these sides was Eerste Divisie match day 12 on 14/11/2020 when it finished Roda JC Kerkrade 2-0 MVV.
The match was refereed by Rob Dieperink.
Team News: MVV
Thomas van Bommel (Knock), Kai Bösing (Knock), Oussama Zamouri (Adductor problems), Djibril Dianessy (Knock) and Timo Stavitski (Knock) are unavailable for MVV boss Darije Kalezić. Manuel Angiulli is ineligible for this match because of suspension.
Team News: Roda JC Kerkrade
Owing to a completely healthy squad ready to go, Roda JC Kerkrade boss Jurgen Streppel has no fitness concerns at all ahead of this match.
Our feeling is that Roda JC Kerkrade and MVV could both end up scoring in what appears to be a good match-up, with little separating these two teams.
There should be little in it, and a draw looks to be quite a realistic result. We’re therefore tipping a close game with a 1-1 scoreline after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: De Geusselt (10,000)
Captain: Thibaut Van Acker
Chairman: Marcel Jöris
Manager: Darije Kalezić
Competitions: Eerste Divisie position 13
⭐ Key Player: Arne Naudts
Customarily deployed in the Striker position, Arne Naudts was born in Belgium. Having made his senior debut playing for Cercle Brugge in the 2010 - 2011 season, the skilful Forward has managed to score 7 league goals in the Eerste Divisie 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in 26 appearances.