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De Graafschap will be the visitors at Cambuur-Stadion on Friday for the Eerste Divisie clash with home side SC Cambuur.
Our SC Cambuur v De Graafschap tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below - as well as the best betting odds.
SC Cambuur will be looking for a repeat result of the 2-4 Eerste Divisie victory versus Jong AZ.
In that match, SC Cambuur had 56% possession and 12 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. For SC Cambuur, the goalscorers were Robert Mühren (17'), Issa Kallon (21') and Erik Schouten (41'). On the other side, Jong AZ got 7 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Peer Koopmeiners (12' Own goal) and Yusuf Barasi (54', 57') scored for Jong AZ.
Fixtures involving SC Cambuur have proved to be entertaining encounters recently with high scoring the rule rather than the exception. Over their past half dozen games alone, a total of 35 goals have been recorded for both sides combined (at an average of 5.83 goals per game) with 24 of these coming from Herten.
Going into this one, SC Cambuur have not been beaten in their last 7 league matches at home.
Previously, De Graafschap drew 2-2 in the Eerste Divisie match with Almere City.
In that match, De Graafschap managed 41% possession and 16 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. For De Graafschap, the goalscorers were Elmo Lieftink (3') and Jesse Schuurman (90'). For their opponents, Almere City got 11 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. Elias Sørensen (45') and Thomas Verheijdt (59') scored for Almere City.
During their six previous matches, Mike Snoei's De Graafschap have slotted home a total of 7 times, earning them a goals per game average of 1.17.
Their past results show that De Graafschap:
- have not registered a win against SC Cambuur when they've played them away from home in the last 2 league games.
- have not been beaten in their last 2 away league matches.
Head to head
Checking on their past head-to-head meetings stretching back to 25/08/2017 shows us that SC Cambuur have won 2 of them and De Graafschap 3, with the number of drawn results being 1.
A combined total of 15 goals were scored between them in these games, with 6 of them for Herten and 9 created by Superboeren. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.5.
The last league contest between the two was Eerste Divisie match day 13 on 19/11/2020 which finished with the scoreline of De Graafschap 0-2 SC Cambuur.
The referee was Serdar Gözübüyük.
Team News: SC Cambuur
Jamie Jacobs (Knock) and Stanley Akoy (Knee Injury) will be missing for Cambuur boss Henk de Jong.
Team News: De Graafschap
Due to a mostly full-strength squad, there is only the one fitness worry for the De Graafschap boss Mike Snoei to be concerned about. Jonathan Vergara Berrio (Knee Injury) won’t be playing here.
One thing is for certain, De Graafschap will be up against it to find the net against a SC Cambuur outfit who have the quality to really boss this match.
Our selection here is for a commanding 3-0 margin for SC Cambuur at the end of the game.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Cambuur-Stadion (10,500)
Captain: Erik Schouten
Chairman: Johan Schikker
Manager: Henk de Jong
Competitions: Eerste Divisie position 1
⭐ Key Player: Giovanni Korte
Typically playing in the Right Wing position, Giovanni Korte was born in Netherlands. After having made a senior debut playing for ADO Den Haag in the 2012 - 2013 season, the goalscoring Forward has netted 9 league goals in this Eerste Divisie 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in 31 appearances.