FC Eindhoven face off with guests FC Volendam at Jan Louwersstadion in this Eerste Divisie clash on Saturday.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the FC Eindhoven v FC Volendam game - as well as the best betting odds.
FC Eindhoven go into this match coming off the back of a 1-1 Eerste Divisie drawn game against Telstar.
The only scorer from FC Eindhoven was Bart Biemans (94'). Glynor Plet (23') was the scorer for Telstar.
FC Eindhoven have found it difficult to unlock defences in recent times. Their sum of goals equals just 4 versus opposition teams over the course of their previous six fixtures. In those games, FC Eindhoven have also seen the tally of goals against them come to 10. However, it remains to be seen if that pattern will be sustained here in this match.
A look at their previous results shows us that FC Eindhoven:
- haven't beaten FC Volendam in their previous 2 league games.
- are without a home win in the past 3 matches in the league.
FC Volendam will go into this clash after a 3-2 Eerste Divisie win to defeat Jong Ajax in their last fixture.
For FC Volendam, goals were scored by Zakaria El Azzouzi (85') and Samuele Mulattieri (90'). Naci Ünüvar (60') and Kian Fitz-Jim (71') scored for Jong Ajax.
Looking at their form, and FC Volendam have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 11 goals in total. In defence, Het Andere Oranje have not been doing too well.
Analysis of their past results shows that FC Volendam:
- are undefeated by FC Eindhoven in away games against them for the last 2 matches in the league.
- are unbeaten in their last 3 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Looking over their most recent head to head clashes dating back to 13/10/2017 shows us that FC Eindhoven have won 2 of them and FC Volendam 3, with the tally of drawn games standing at 1.
A combined sum of 19 goals were yielded between them during those clashes, with 8 for FC Eindhoven and 11 being from Het Andere Oranje. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 3.17.
The last league meeting between these clubs was Eerste Divisie match day 10 on 01/11/2020 when it ended FC Volendam 2-0 FC Eindhoven.
The referee was Clay Ruperti.
Team News: FC Eindhoven
Jorn Vancamp (Thigh Problems), Zé Pedro (Knock), Jens van Son (Knock), Flor Van Den Eynden (Ankle Injury), Cas Faber (Cruciate Ligament Injury), Collin Seedorf (Cruciate Ligament Injury), Joey Sleegers (Knock), Jarno Janssen (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Iker Pozo (Knock) and Justin Ogenia (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) won’t be able to feature for FC Eindhoven boss Ernie Brandts.
Team News: FC Volendam
Volendam boss Wim Jonk has some current player fitness concerns. Kevin Visser (Knee Injury) and Dyllandro Panka (Ill) are not able to play.
Here is a game where FC Eindhoven will need things to go their way to be putting a goal past this FC Volendam team who we think will gain the upper hand.
We’re therefore seeing a hard-fought contest, finishing with a 0-1 advantage for FC Volendam when the full-time whistle blows.
Should be a close one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Jan Louwersstadion (4,200)
Captain: Ruud Swinkels
Chairman: Juul van Hout
Manager: Ernie Brandts
Competitions: Eerste Divisie position 13
🔑 Star Man: Hugo Botermans
Usually taking up the Striker position, Hugo Botermans was born in Delft, Netherlands. Having made a first senior appearance for FC Eindhoven in the 2020 - 2021 season, the talented Forward has bagged 6 league goals in the Eerste Divisie 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in a total of 24 appearances.