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VVV Venlo vs. RKC Waalwijk 12/5/2020 Eredivisie Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

VVV Venlo takes on RKC Waalwijk on 12/5/2020 at 10:30AM

VVV Venlo clashes with RKC Waalwijk in a regular season match. VVV Venlo with a record of 2-3-5 this season comes into this game with a 1-1-3 record on the road. RKC Waalwijk is 2-3-5 this season and is 0-3-2 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for VVV Venlo and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their last match, RKC Waalwijk played to a draw. While it is not a loss, RKC Waalwijk is itching for an opportunity to take advantage of their home pitch and gain a victory over VVV Venlo.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for RKC Waalwijk and it is an opportunity to get rolling. In their previous match, they were victorious and look to build upon this result. Now on their home pitch, they look continue the positive momentum in familiar and friendly territory against VVV Venlo.

The VVV Venlo Roster

The Players to Watch for the VVV Venlo

Vito van Crooy MF,FW

Vito van Crooy has 9 shots fired this season. Vito van Crooy was ranked #4 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Vito van Crooy had 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #55 in shots on goal this season in the Eredivisie.

Vito van Crooy has 1 goals scored this season. Vito van Crooy was ranked #96 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his VVV Venlo teammates, Vito van Crooy had 1 assists this season. Vito van Crooy was ranked #83 in assists this season in the Eredivisie League.

Vito van Crooy has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Vito van Crooy has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 23 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Roy Gelmi DF,MF

As a shooter, Roy Gelmi had 2 shots fired this season. Roy Gelmi was ranked #201 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Roy Gelmi has 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Roy Gelmi was ranked #320 in shots on goal this season.

Roy Gelmi has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Roy Gelmi was ranked #262 in goals this season. Roy Gelmi has 0 assists this season. Roy Gelmi was ranked #262 in assists this season in the Eredivisie League.

Roy Gelmi has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Roy Gelmi has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Giorgos Giakoumakis FW

Giorgos Giakoumakis has 35 shots fired this season. Giorgos Giakoumakis was ranked #109 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Giorgos Giakoumakis had 14 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Giorgos Giakoumakis was ranked #162 in shots on goal this season.

Giorgos Giakoumakis has 9 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Giorgos Giakoumakis was ranked #2 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his VVV Venlo teammates, Giorgos Giakoumakis had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Giorgos Giakoumakis was ranked #83 in assists this season.

Giorgos Giakoumakis has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Giorgos Giakoumakis has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 22 fouls this season. He has drawn 28 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Evert Linthorst MF

Evert Linthorst has 7 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Evert Linthorst was ranked #36 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Evert Linthorst had 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Evert Linthorst was ranked #125 in shots on goal this season.

Evert Linthorst has 1 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Evert Linthorst was ranked #96 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his VVV Venlo teammates, Evert Linthorst had 3 assists this season. Evert Linthorst was ranked #13 in assists this season in the Eredivisie League.

Evert Linthorst has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Evert Linthorst has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Jafar Arias FW

Jafar Arias has 8 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Jafar Arias was ranked #18 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jafar Arias had 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #55 in shots on goal this season in the Eredivisie.

As a scorer, Jafar Arias had 3 goals this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Jafar Arias was ranked #30 in goals this season. Jafar Arias has 0 assists this season. Jafar Arias was ranked #262 in assists this season in the Eredivisie League.

Jafar Arias has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jafar Arias has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 4 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Christian Kum DF

Christian Kum has 3 shots fired this season. Christian Kum was ranked #137 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Christian Kum had 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Christian Kum was ranked #209 in shots on goal this season.

Christian Kum has 0 goals scored this season. Christian Kum was ranked #262 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. Christian Kum has 1 assists this season. Christian Kum was ranked #83 in assists this season in the Eredivisie League.

Christian Kum has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Christian Kum has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 8 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Tobias Pachonik DF

As a shooter, Tobias Pachonik had 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Tobias Pachonik was ranked #137 in shots attempted this season. Tobias Pachonik has 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #209 in shots on goal this season in the Eredivisie.

Tobias Pachonik has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Tobias Pachonik was ranked #262 in goals this season. Tobias Pachonik has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Tobias Pachonik was ranked #83 in assists this season.

Tobias Pachonik has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tobias Pachonik has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 4 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Danny Post MF

As a shooter, Danny Post had 3 shots fired this season. Danny Post was ranked #137 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Danny Post had 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Danny Post was ranked #320 in shots on goal this season.

Danny Post has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Danny Post was ranked #262 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his VVV Venlo teammates, Danny Post had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Danny Post was ranked #262 in assists this season.

Danny Post has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Danny Post has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

The RKC Waalwijk Roster

The Players to Watch for the RKC Waalwijk

Vurnon Anita MF

Vurnon Anita has 1 shots fired this season. Vurnon Anita was ranked #296 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Vurnon Anita has 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Vurnon Anita was ranked #320 in shots on goal this season.

Vurnon Anita has 0 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Vurnon Anita was ranked #262 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his RKC Waalwijk teammates, Vurnon Anita had 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Vurnon Anita was ranked #83 in assists this season.

Vurnon Anita has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Vurnon Anita has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 17 fouls this season. He has drawn 2 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Anas Tahiri MF

As a shooter, Anas Tahiri had 9 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Anas Tahiri was ranked #4 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Anas Tahiri had 5 shots on target this season. He was ranked #38 in shots on goal this season in the Eredivisie.

As a scorer, Anas Tahiri had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Anas Tahiri was ranked #262 in goals this season. Anas Tahiri has 1 assists this season. Anas Tahiri was ranked #83 in assists this season in the Eredivisie League.

Anas Tahiri has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Anas Tahiri has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Ahmed Touba DF

As a shooter, Ahmed Touba had 5 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Ahmed Touba was ranked #76 in shots attempted this season. Ahmed Touba has 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Ahmed Touba was ranked #125 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Ahmed Touba had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Ahmed Touba was ranked #262 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his RKC Waalwijk teammates, Ahmed Touba had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Ahmed Touba was ranked #262 in assists this season.

Ahmed Touba has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ahmed Touba has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Saïd Bakari DF

Saïd Bakari has 3 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Saïd Bakari was ranked #137 in shots attempted this season. Saïd Bakari has 1 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Saïd Bakari was ranked #209 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Saïd Bakari had 1 goals this season. Saïd Bakari was ranked #96 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his RKC Waalwijk teammates, Saïd Bakari had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Saïd Bakari was ranked #262 in assists this season.

Saïd Bakari has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Saïd Bakari has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 2 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Lennerd Daneels FW,MF

Lennerd Daneels has 4 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Lennerd Daneels was ranked #98 in shots attempted this season. Lennerd Daneels has 2 shots on target this season. He was ranked #125 in shots on goal this season in the Eredivisie.

As a scorer, Lennerd Daneels had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Lennerd Daneels was ranked #262 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his RKC Waalwijk teammates, Lennerd Daneels had 1 assists this season. Lennerd Daneels was ranked #83 in assists this season in the Eredivisie League.

Lennerd Daneels has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Lennerd Daneels has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Melle Meulensteen DF

As a shooter, Melle Meulensteen had 6 shots fired this season. Melle Meulensteen was ranked #55 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Melle Meulensteen had 0 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Melle Meulensteen was ranked #320 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Melle Meulensteen had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Melle Meulensteen was ranked #262 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his RKC Waalwijk teammates, Melle Meulensteen had 1 assists this season. Melle Meulensteen was ranked #83 in assists this season in the Eredivisie League.

Melle Meulensteen has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Melle Meulensteen has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 4 fouls this season. He has drawn 2 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Finn Stokkers FW

As a shooter, Finn Stokkers had 8 shots fired this season. Finn Stokkers was ranked #18 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Finn Stokkers has 6 shots on target this season. He was ranked #24 in shots on goal this season in the Eredivisie.

As a scorer, Finn Stokkers had 2 goals this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Finn Stokkers was ranked #52 in goals this season. Finn Stokkers has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Finn Stokkers was ranked #262 in assists this season.

Finn Stokkers has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Finn Stokkers has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Cyril Ngonge FW

Cyril Ngonge has 10 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Cyril Ngonge was ranked #270 in shots attempted this season. Cyril Ngonge has 5 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Cyril Ngonge was ranked #38 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Cyril Ngonge had 2 goals this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Cyril Ngonge was ranked #52 in goals this season. Cyril Ngonge has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Cyril Ngonge was ranked #83 in assists this season.

Cyril Ngonge has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Cyril Ngonge has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

VVV Venlo Team Stats

The VVV Venlo Offensive Stats and Metrics

VVV Venlo scored 1.30 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. VVV Venlo is ranked #8 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, VVV Venlo was able to score 1.00 goals off assists. VVV Venlo has a ranking of #8 in goals scored off assists per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, VVV Venlo was able to score at a 0.41 rate on their shots on target. VVV Venlo has a #1 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

VVV Venlo attempted 3.2 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #16 in Eredivisie in shots on target. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. VVV Venlo attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 32.0 of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #16 in Eredivisie in shots on target.

VVV Venlo Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, VVV Venlo was able to hold opponents to 2.6 goals. This puts VVV Venlo is ranked #18 in the league in goals allowed per 90 minutes. VVV Venlo goalkeepers fended off 6.9 shots per 90 minutes. This puts VVV Venlo in a ranking of #17 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

VVV Venlo goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 62.3% of the time. VVV Venlo goalkeepers and defenders put their team in a position to be ranked #11 in shots saved percentage. VVV Venlo goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 0.0% of the time. This puts VVV Venlo at #16 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

VVV Venlo Utility Stats

VVV Venlo tried 1.9 crosses per 90 minutes of action. VVV Venlo is in the top 47 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. VVV Venlo has successfully intercepted 19.0 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts VVV Venlo in the top 33 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. VVV Venlo has committed 0.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts VVV Venlo in the top 33 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, VVV Venlo drew 14.9 fouls. VVV Venlo is in the top 6 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. VVV Venlo had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 9.7 times per 90 minutes of action. VVV Venlo is in the top 39 percentile in offside calls against them.

RKC Waalwijk Team Stats

The RKC Waalwijk Offensive Stats and Metrics

RKC Waalwijk scored 0.80 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. RKC Waalwijk is ranked #17 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, RKC Waalwijk was able to score 0.80 goals off assists. This puts RKC Waalwijk in a league ranking of #12 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, RKC Waalwijk was able to score at a 0.19 rate on their shots on target. Is RKC Waalwijk a sharpshooter team this season? They are presently ranked #16 in Eredivisie in shooting percentage.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, RKC Waalwijk attempts 4.3 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. RKC Waalwijk has a #13 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, RKC Waalwijk is able to get 46.2 of their shots to be on goal(target). RKC Waalwijk has a #13 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

RKC Waalwijk Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, RKC Waalwijk was able to hold opponents to 1.4 goals. RKC Waalwijk is #10 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 6.6 shots were saved by RKC Waalwijk goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. RKC Waalwijk is ranked #16 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

RKC Waalwijk goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 75.8% of the time. This puts RKC Waalwijk ranks #7 in the league in saves rate. RKC Waalwijk goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 20.0% of the time. RKC Waalwijk is ranked #10 in clean sheet rate in the league.

RKC Waalwijk Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, RKC Waalwijk had 1.5 crosses of the ball on the pitch. This puts RKC Waalwijk in the top 75 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, RKC Waalwijk had 19.1 interceptions. This puts RKC Waalwijk in the top 25 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. RKC Waalwijk has committed 0.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts RKC Waalwijk in the top 33 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. RKC Waalwijk drew 12.1 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts RKC Waalwijk in the top 33 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. RKC Waalwijk had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 10.9 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts RKC Waalwijk in the top 56 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

VVV Venlo vs. RKC Waalwijk Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: VVV Venlo 2 RKC Waalwijk 1

Moneyline Pick: VVV Venlo +181 Heritage