Nations League 2022-23: Belgium vs Netherlands prediction and betting tips (June 3)
Belgium and Netherlands battle in their first game of the Nations League. The previous two h2h matches have ended in a draw. The Red Devils and the Oranje are looking to start the campaign with a win.
Memphis Depay is one of the best players for the Dutch team
Memphis Depay is one of the best players for the Dutch team

Belgium play the Netherlands in Round 1 of the 2022-23 UEFA Nations League.

The match is scheduled to start at 6:45 p.m. GMT on Friday, 3 June 2022. The match venue is Koning Boudewijnstadion, Brussels, Belgium.

Betting tips and match predictions for the Belgium vs Netherlands (June 3) game are available in this article. Next is a preview of the latest betting odds, key stats, team news, and projected starting lineups.

Belgium vs Netherlands latest odds on betting sites

Belgium to win odds are priced at 2.20 (+120 American; 6/5 Fractional), the odds for a draw are priced at 3.60 (+260; 13/5), while the Netherlands to win odds are priced at 3.00 (+200; 2/1).

The chances of these outcomes are as follows: Belgium — 45%, draw — 25%, Netherlands — 30%.

Latest betting odds on Belgium vs Netherlands (3 June 2022):

  • Over 2.5 goals — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
  • Under 2.5 goals — 2.00 (+100; evens)
  • Asian handicap (0.0, -0.5) on Belgium — 1.95 (-105; 20/21)
  • Asian handicap (0.0, +0.5) on Netherlands — 1.95 (-105; 20/21)
  • Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.61 (-164; 25/41)
  • Both teams to score (No) — 2.20 (+120; 6/5)

Belgium vs Netherlands match preview and statistics

Belgium haven’t lost in four games, with two wins and two draws. The Red Devils beat Burkina Faso 3-0 in their last match.

Hans Vanaken scored the first goal of the match in the 16th minute with a header from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner, assisted by Leandro Trossard with the cross. Trossard doubled the lead in the 18th minute with a shot from close range to the bottom left corner.

Christian Benteke made it 3-0 in the 75th minute with a header from the centre of the box to the top left corner, assisted by Trossard. The Brighton midfielder had a very good game, scored a goal and provided two assists.

Team statistics: 65% possession, 11 total shots, one big chance, five shots on target, 643 accurate passes, 91% pass accuracy, 12 fouls committed, four offsides and four corners.

Belgium team news: No player is injured or suspended for this match.

The Netherlands haven’t lost in nine matches, with six wins and three draws. The Oranje drew 1-1 with Germany in their last match.

The Germans took the lead as Thomas Muller scored on the stroke of halftime. The forward got on to the loose ball in the box and struck it into the top left corner. Steven Bergwijn was able to level the game in the 68th minute of the second half. De Jong sent a dangerous cross into the back post, Denzel Dumfries returned it back into the middle where Bergwijn then fired it past Neuer into the net.

Team statistics: 38% possession, nine total shots, one big chance, three shots on target, 287 accurate passes, 79% pass accuracy, 10 fouls committed, two offsides, six corners and two yellow cards.

Netherlands team news: No player is injured or suspended for this match.

Belgium vs Netherlands H2H

Belgium and Netherlands have drawn the last two matches against each other. They played a 1-1 draw in the last match.

Belgium vs Netherlands lineups and key players

Belgium projected starting lineup:

  • Simon Mignolet
  • Jan Vertonghen
  • Dedryck Boyata
  • Toby Alderweireld
  • Thomas Meunier
  • Axel Witsel
  • Yannick Carrasco
  • Youri Tielemans
  • Kevin De Bruyne
  • Romelu Lukaku
  • Eden Hazard

Kevin De Bruyne is the key player to watch out for. He had a top campaign with Man City this season, winning his second Premier League player of the season award after winning the League title. The midfielder had 33 goal contributions in 45 matches. Looking forward to a great game from De Bruyne.

Netherlands projected starting lineup:

  • Mark Flekken
  • Nathan Ake
  • Virgil Van Dijk
  • Stefan de Vrij
  • Denzel Dumfries
  • Teun Koopmeiners
  • Daley Blind
  • Frenkie de Jong
  • Steven Berghuis
  • Memphis Depay
  • Wout Weghorst

Memphis Depay is the key player to watch out for. He is one of the best players for the Dutch team. Depay keeps getting closer to the all-time top scorer of the national team which is 50 goals held by Robin Van Persie. The centre forward looks forward to adding more in this game.

Belgium vs Netherlands predictions and betting tips

Both teams are in good form ahead of this match. The Red Devils haven’t lost in four matches, while the Dutch are unbeaten in nine matches. The last two h2h meetings have ended in a draw for both teams.

Belgium have the home advantage in this game, but the Netherlands are unbeaten in their last five away matches. Predictions for this match are the Netherlands to win or draw, and both teams to score.

The Dutch are currently the better team and have a long streak of not losing a single match. They will fight to defend this run in the opening game of the Nations League. Both teams have good offence, it is evident it’ll be goal-goal.

Betting prediction: Netherlands to win or draw (1X)

Odds: 1.61 (-164 American; 25/41 Fractional)

Betting prediction: Both teams to score (Yes)

Odds: 1.61 (-164 American; 25/41 Fractional)

Football UEFA Nations League . Group stage. Round 1
Belgium — Netherlands
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Netherlands to win or draw (1X)
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