RKC vs Utrecht prediction, odds, and free betting tips (02/04/2022)

RKC hope to avoid falling into the trap of a relegation battle when they are against Utrecht this weekend. The visitors are trying to cement a European spot next season while the hosts are looking to avoid relegation.

RKC vs Utrecht – Best Odds, Betting Tips, & Predictions

RKC picked up a first victory since January after managing to meet with Vitesse Arnhem 2-1 away from home. This was one of the unexpected results just before the international break, as goals from Meulensteen and Büttner helped turn an early deficit. Utrecht have lost back-to-back games in the league following the 3-1 loss against Groningen.

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RKC have been churning pretty average performances and the momentum picked up from the points against Heerenveen and Vitesse Arnhem are likely to have been swallowed up by the international break. At the other end, Utrecht have lost back-to-back games and the break has provided plenty of time to reflect on the performances. There has not been much to separate the two clubs in recent meetings and more of the same is expected in this game.

Total goals under 2.5

The last low scoring match between Utrecht and RKC was back in 2019. In the last three years of action between the two clubs, there have been plenty of goals but both are likely to approach this game in a very cautious manner due to the stakes.

Both teams to score – yes

There have been goals at both ends in the last four meetings between Utrecht and RKC. Once again, a very competitive match is expected between the clubs in this game. The likelihood of witnessing goals at both ends is rather high.

RKC vs Utrecht: Eredivisie Match Preview and Team News


RKC were able to put some breathing space between them and the relegation zone following the victory over Vitesse Arnhem. However, manager Joseph Oosting will be aware that his team cannot afford to rest on the success of any longer. The 50-year-old is also looking for his first success against Utrecht. Sebbe Augustijns is a player who will miss the match due to an injury.


Utrecht took the opportunity in the international break to appoint Rick Kruys until the end of the season. He replaces Rene Hake, who was unable to bring in consistency into the setup. For his first game in charge, Kruys will be without Arthur Zagre, Christopher Mamengi, and Naoki Maeda due to injury.

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RKC vs Utrecht prediction

Where is the match going to take place? Mandemakers Stadion

When will this match start? April 02, 2022 at 19:00 GMT

Who is the favourite team to win the game? Utrecht

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