Netherlands vs Gibraltar
Europe – WC Qualification Europe
Date: Monday, 11 October 2021
Kick-off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: De Kuip.
The Netherlands are pitted against the worst team in the group – Gibraltar, this Monday, and thus are expected to post a huge win.
The Dutch are continuing their run to secure the top-most spot in the group, but will have to be wary of the threat posed by the determined Norwegians. Read our Preview, Predictions, and Betting Tips with Analysis here.
Head-to-head & Recent Meetings
Only once have these two teams locked horns with each other, and then Holland had recorded a 0-7 win on the road.
Netherlands vs Gibraltar Prediction with Analysis
Holland registered a massive 6-1 win at home in their latest fixture, against Turkey. In the meantime, Gibraltar lost 5-1 on the road against Norway.
Going on, the Dutch were unbeaten in 15 of their preceding 17 games, and they had scored two or more goals in 12 of their former 14 fixtures. In fact, they had slotted in ten goals from their past two fixtures alone.
Going on, they have been unbeaten at home since October of 2020, and since November, they have had a 100% winning record in such games, barring a single fixture.
On the other hand, their counterparts are on an 11-match winless run, and had lost seven of their last eight games. Note that they had conceded a total of 71 goals in the process as well.
On top of that, they also have a poor h2h record against this foe over the years. Likely, expect Netherlands to deliver a huge win this Monday at the De Kuip.
Key Stats for Betting
- The Dutch are ranked 11th in the world, and they are one of the favorites to go after the 2022 World Cup. Meanwhile, Gibraltar are ranked 197th by FIFA, and are essentially one of the absolute worst international teams on the planet.
- Currently, Netherlands are at the top of the Group G table, and they have scored the most number of goals – 22 from just six games.
- Meanwhile, Gibraltar are placed dead last in the table, and have a 100% losing record. They also have scored the least of all the teams in the group, and have conceded the most as well. In fact, they have let in 25 goals, and in return, have scored just thrice.
- At home, Holland have a perfect winning record in these Qualifiers, and have a combined scorecard of 12-1 from three match-ups.