In one of the matches of the 6th round of the Dutch championship, Waalwijk will host Willem II. Will the guests extend the win-win streak?
In the first round, "Waalwijk" beat " AZ " at home with a score of 1-0 and this victory still remains the only one, because in the next four matches, the "lions" were able to score only two points. The winless streak began with a defeat against Heerenveen (2-3), after which there was a draw with Fortuna (2-2), a loss to Vitesse (1-2) and a world match with Utrecht (2-2). Before the sixth round, Waalwijk has five points and takes the twelfth place.
But Willem II has the opposite situation-he started with a major defeat against Feyenoord with a score of 0: 4, and then gave out a 4-match series without defeats, which is still relevant today. First there was a 3-0 victory over Vitesse ,then a 1-0 victory over Zwolle, then a 0-0 draw with Nijmegen and a 2-1 victory over Groningen. The ten points scored allow "Willem II" to be located in the fourth position.
Injuries and disqualifications:
- Pereira (hernia) - "Waalwijk". Spearing (knee injury) - "Willem II".
- Under question:
- Wouters, Min (injuries) - Waalwijk.
Statistics and figures:
- Waalwijk won in one round out of five;
- "Willem II" does not lose for four rounds;
- "Willem II" does not lose to "Waalwijk" ten games in a row.
"Willem II" is now a head stronger than "Waalwijk" and should beat him, retaining a place in at least the top four.