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Telstar meet visiting side Den Haag at BUKO Stadion in this Eerste Divisie meeting on Friday.
Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for Telstar v ADO Den Haag are shown on this page (plus the best game odds).
Telstar enter this game coming off the back of a 1-1 Eerste Divisie tied result against De Graafschap.
In that game, Telstar had 48% possession and 9 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. The only player to score for Telstar was Glynor Plet (86'). De Graafschap had 7 shots at goal with 3 on target. Joey Konings (55') was the scorer for De Graafschap.
Telstar have been finding it hard to keep clean sheets of late, although they have also done enough to score goals themselves. Looking at their last 6 games, Telstar have been punished defensively in 6 of them in addition to managing to get on the scoresheet in 5 of those games. Historical results aside, we’ll just have to find out if such a trend might continue on in this next game.
Heading into this contest, Telstar haven’t won at home in the past 3 league matches.
ADO Den Haag
Den Haag will go into the game following a 2-0 Eerste Divisie win over VVV-Venlo in their most recent outing.
In that match, ADO Den Haag had 58% possession and 16 shots at goal with 6 on target. For ADO Den Haag, the scorers were Sem Steijn (4') and Thomas Verheydt (66'). On the other side, VVV-Venlo got 12 shots on goal with 3 on target.
Over the course of 5 of the prior 6 clashes involving ADO Den Haag, a notably low volume of goals have been hit between them and their opponents. The overall average goals scored per game in that spell is a meagre 1.83, with the average goals for De Residentieclub equalling 1.17.
Head to head
An examination of past results between these clubs going back to 20/11/2001 tells us that these encounters have not been good ones for Telstar. They have not been able to come away with any victories at all whereas Den Haag have been too good for them, beating them in 83 per cent of those matches played.
15 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 3 of them from Witte Leeuwen and 12 belonging to De Residentieclub. That’s an average goals per game of 2.5.
Team News: Telstar
The Telstar boss Andries Jonker will be grateful not to have any fitness concerns to speak of before this clash with a completely healthy squad ready to go.
Team News: Den Haag
Due to a completely injury-free squad available to select from, the Den Haag boss Ruud Brood has zero fitness concerns to speak of coming into this game.
We’re of the view that Telstar are dangerous enough to score a goal against this ADO Den Haag team, but one goal probably won’t be enough.
We’re therefore expecting a tight encounter finishing with a 1-2 advantage for ADO Den Haag at the end of the 90 minutes. It really should be an interesting one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: BUKO Stadion (3,625)
Chairman: Jakob Klompien
Manager: Andries Jonker
Competitions: Eerste Divisie position 16, KNVB Beker (Second round)
🔑 Star Man: Glynor Plet
Normally played in the Striker position, Glynor Plet was born in Amsterdam, Netherlands. After having made a senior debut playing for Den Bosch in the 2005 - 2006 season, the dangerous Forward has scored 5 league goals in this Eerste Divisie 2021 - 2022 season to date in a total of 15 appearances.