AZ vs RKC Waalwijk – Preview, Tips and Odds

Netherlands: Eredivisie
AZ Alkmaar
Full Time
1:3
Waalwijk
Highlights and Stats


AFAS Stadion will welcome the teams of AZ and RKC Waalwijk on Sunday for their meeting of the 34th round of the Eredivisie. AZ are currently occupying 5th place in the standings with 52 points, while RKC Waalwijk are sitting on the 14th place with 27 points.

AZ vs RKC Waalwijk Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2022/02/09Last 20 Games
AZ Alkmaar
win
  • ?
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
Waalwijk
loss
  • ?
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway

Worth Mentioning

When AZ last faced RKC Waalwijk on the pitch, the game finished with the score of 0:4 for AZ. The two clubs met each other on the 9th of February 2022. Across the most recent 10 H2H encounters, being the hosting side has not proven to be an advantage as the end results were 5 home victories and 4 away triumphs. The result was a draw in only 1 of the last 10 meetings. Only one of the previous five clashes saw both sides hitting the back of the nets and four finished with over 2.5 goals. Within these battles on the pitch, AZ limited their rivals from scoring in three and RKC Waalwijk achieved that feat one time. The antecedent five matches ended with an average of 3.20 goals.

AZ vs RKC Waalwijk Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 20 games

AZ AlkmaarWaalwijk
  • Goals

    2.65
    0.65
  • Fouls

    7.33
    10.33
  • Corners

    5.67
    2.67
  • Offsides

    2.50
    1.33
  • Cards

    1.17
    1.67
  • Posession

    63%
    37%

AZ Form

  • ?
  • Daway
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Laway

On May 11th AZ ended in an entertaining 2:2 draw with Utrecht away from home in a Eredivisie encounter. The club has not experienced a defeat in four consecutive matches, with a total of 1 triumph and 3 draws. The hosts in AZ’s 10 most recent meetings notched up a victory 5 times and lost in just 1 of these, underlying the importance of the home crowd. Out of the last five AZ clashes, four produced over 2.5 goals and all witnessed goals at both ends. Within this time frame they were not able to keep a single clean sheet and at least one goal was scored in all of the games. When looking at statistics, we notice that the average number of goals scored during the team’s most recent 5 outings is 3.20.
  • Goals
    1.60
  • Fouls
    11.60
  • Corners
    3.80
  • Offsides
    2.50
  • Cards
    1.90
  • Posession
    53%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Eredivisie2022/05/11UtrechtAZ22 D
Eredivisie2022/05/08AZAjax22 D
Eredivisie2022/04/30Sparta RotterdamAZ11 D
Eredivisie2022/04/23AZHeerenveen21 W
Eredivisie2022/04/10PEC ZwolleAZ21 L
Eredivisie2022/04/02AZVitesse31 W
Eredivisie2022/03/20Willem IIAZ22 D
Europa Conference League2022/03/17AZBodo / Glimt21 W
Eredivisie2022/03/13AZTwente01 L
Europa Conference League2022/03/10Bodo / GlimtAZ21 L

RKC Waalwijk Form

  • ?
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Daway

In their most recent match RKC Waalwijk played against Heracles on Wednesday, with the final score being a comfortable 2:0 home victory. Currently, the team is on an unbeaten streak of three games, recording one draw and two wins. Being the host turned out to be of little importance in RKC Waalwijk’s recent ten meetings, with the sides performing on home ground triumphing on 4 occasions and the visitors recording three wins. Looking at the squad’s previous five clashes, it becomes apparent that one featured over 2.5 goals and two witnessed goals at both ends. Throughout these, RKC Waalwijk managed to prevent goals in their net one time and failed to score on their own in two. The total of netted goals by the sides involved across their last five outings amount to 12.
  • Goals
    1.20
  • Fouls
    11.90
  • Corners
    4.10
  • Offsides
    1.30
  • Cards
    1.60
  • Posession
    41%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Eredivisie2022/05/11RKC WaalwijkHeracles20 W
Eredivisie2022/05/06CambuurRKC Waalwijk11 D
Eredivisie2022/05/01RKC WaalwijkGroningen31 W
Eredivisie2022/04/23RKC WaalwijkPEC Zwolle02 L
Eredivisie2022/04/10PSVRKC Waalwijk20 L
Eredivisie2022/04/02RKC WaalwijkUtrecht11 D
Eredivisie2022/03/20VitesseRKC Waalwijk12 W
Eredivisie2022/03/12RKC WaalwijkHeerenveen00 D
Eredivisie2022/03/06AjaxRKC Waalwijk32 L
Eredivisie2022/02/19NECRKC Waalwijk11 D

Formations and Lineups

AZ Alkmaar

Formation:4-3-3
  • G1Peter Vindahl Jensen
  • D15Aslak Fonn Witry
  • D3Pantelis Hatzidiakos
  • D4Bruno Martins Indi
  • D5Owen Wijndal
  • M18Håkon Evjen
  • M20Jordy Clasie
  • M6Fredrik Midtsjø
  • F10Dani De Wit
  • F9Vangelis Pavlidis
  • F11Jesper Karlsson
1 Peter Vindahl Jensen 15 Aslak Fonn Witry 3 Pantelis Hatzidiakos 4 Bruno Martins Indi 5 Owen Wijndal 18 Håkon Evjen 20 Jordy Clasie 6 Fredrik Midtsjø 10 Dani De Wit 9 Vangelis Pavlidis 11 Jesper Karlsson

Waalwijk

Formation:4-3-1-2
  • G1Etienne Vaessen
  • D22Saïd Bakari
  • D4Shawn Adewoye
  • D15Lars Nieuwpoort
  • D5Thierry Lutonda
  • M33Yassin Oukili
  • M3Melle Meulensteen
  • M6Vurnon Anita
  • M10Richard van der Venne
  • F20Lennerd Daneels
  • F9Finn Stokkers
1 Etienne Vaessen 22 Saïd Bakari 4 Shawn Adewoye 15 Lars Nieuwpoort 5 Thierry Lutonda 33 Yassin Oukili 3 Melle Meulensteen 6 Vurnon Anita 10 Richard van der Venne 20 Lennerd Daneels 9 Finn Stokkers

Match Details

AZ AlkmaarvsWaalwijk
  • 83`
    (in) S. Augustijns(out) V. Anita
  • 80`
    (in) Z. Aboukhlal(out) V. Pavlidis
  • 80`
    (in) M. van Brederode(out) H. Evjen
  • 79`
    1 - 3
    R. KuijpersS. Bakari
  • 75`
    (in) L. Wouters(out) T. Lutonda
  • 64`
    1 - 2
    J. GaariF. Stokkers
  • 61`
    (in) S. Beukema(out) P. Chatzidiakos
  • 61`
    (in) T. Reijnders(out) A. F. Witry
  • 60`
    (in) R. Kuijpers(out) R. van der Venne
  • 60`
    (in) I. Bel Hassani(out) L. Daneels
  • 46`
    (in) J. Gaari(out) M. Meulensteen
  • 45+1`
    D. de WitJ. Karlsson
    1 - 1
  • 18`
    0 - 1
    F. StokkersS. Bakari

Players Ratings

AZ AlkmaarvsWaalwijk
  • 11Jesper Karlsson
    7.5 / 10
  • 6Fredrik Midtsjø
    7.2 / 10
  • 10Dani De Wit
    7.2 / 10
  • 58Myron Van Brederode
    7.2 / 10
  • 20Jordy Clasie
    7 / 10
  • 5Owen Wijndal
    6.9 / 10
  • 18Håkon Evjen
    6.9 / 10
  • 3Pantelis Hatzidiakos
    6.6 / 10
  • 31Sam Beukema
    6.5 / 10
  • 24Tijjani Reijnders
    6.5 / 10
  • 7Zakaria Aboukhlal
    6.5 / 10
  • 15Aslak Fonn Witry
    6.3 / 10
  • 4Bruno Martins Indi
    6.3 / 10
  • 9Vangelis Pavlidis
    6.3 / 10
  • 1Peter Vindahl Jensen
    6 / 10
  • 22Saïd Bakari
    7.9 / 10
  • 1Etienne Vaessen
    7.7 / 10
  • 2Jurien Gaari
    7.7 / 10
  • 9Finn Stokkers
    7.6 / 10
  • 17Roy Kuijpers
    7.6 / 10
  • 4Shawn Adewoye
    7.2 / 10
  • 20Lennerd Daneels
    6.9 / 10
  • 6Vurnon Anita
    6.7 / 10
  • 10Richard van der Venne
    6.6 / 10
  • 34Luuk Wouters
    6.5 / 10
  • 15Lars Nieuwpoort
    6.3 / 10
  • 33Yassin Oukili
    6.3 / 10
  • 3Melle Meulensteen
    6.3 / 10
  • 26Sebbe Augustijns
    6.3 / 10
  • 11Iliass Bel Hassani
    6.2 / 10
  • 5Thierry Lutonda
    5.9 / 10