Sparta Rotterdam vs Feyenoord Prediction and Betting Tips

Sparta Rotterdam is set to clash with Feyenoord at the Sparta Stadion on August 20th for matchday two of the Dutch Eredivisie. The upcoming game promises to be an intense showdown as both teams aim to make their mark in the league.

Sparta Rotterdam’s opening-day victory over PEC Zwolle has given them a positive start to the new Eredivisie season. With a 2-1 win secured through an own goal by Sam Kersten and a goal from Tobias Lauritsen, they are determined to carry their momentum forward. Lennart Thy’s late goal for Zwolle couldn’t change the outcome, placing Sparta seventh in the league standings with three points.

In contrast, the defending champions Feyenoord have faced early challenges in their campaign. Their winless streak started with a 1-0 defeat to PSV Eindhoven in the Johan Cryuff Shield, followed by a goalless draw against Fortuna Sittard in the league opener. Feyenoord’s fortunes took a hit as Bart Nieuwkoop’s early send-off left them with ten men on the field. Currently, they find themselves just two places behind Sparta in the points table.

Sparta Rotterdam vs Feyenoord Head-to-Head and Key Numbers

Here’s the table for the Sparta Rotterdam vs Feyenoord Head-to-Head and Key Numbers:

Total MatchesFeyenoord WinsSparta Wins
  • Feyenoord has won the last six encounters, keeping a clean sheet in five of them.
  • Feyenoord remains unbeaten against Sparta in ten matches since their 1-0 loss in March 2017.
  • In their last victory over Sparta, Feyenoord conceded a goal, potentially setting the stage for consecutive games of conceding goals against them for the first time since April 2018 to October 2020.
  • Feyenoord has secured victory in their last four visits to Sparta, aiming for five consecutive wins for the first time since April 1996 to September 2006.

Sparta Rotterdam vs Feyenoord Prediction

Despite Feyenoord’s sluggish start, their historical dominance over Sparta Rotterdam gives them an edge in this encounter. With their impressive track record against the host team, Feyenoord is expected to continue their winning streak.

  • Prediction: Sparta 1-2 Feyenoord

Sparta Rotterdam vs Feyenoord Betting Tips

  • Tip 1: Result – Feyenoord
  • Tip 2: Goals over/under 2.5 – Over 2.5
  • Tip 3: Both teams to score – Yes

Get ready for an exhilarating match as Sparta Rotterdam takes on Feyenoord, with both teams aiming to make their mark in this exciting Dutch Eredivisie clash.

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