FC Eindhoven make the trip to De Geusselt on Friday for the Eerste Divisie meeting with home team MVV.
All MVV v FC Eindhoven match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (including the best match odds).
MVV will be looking to improve on their last outing here after the 7-1 Eerste Divisie losing effort in their last game against FC Emmen.
In that match, MVV managed 44% possession and 3 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for MVV was Sven Blummel (22'). For their opponents, FC Emmen had 19 shots on goal with 10 of them on target. Jeredy Hilterman (36', 75'), Rui Mendes (41', 49', 66'), Azzeddine Toufiqui (45') and Ben Scholte (89') scored for FC Emmen.
Three or more goals per game have been seen in 5 of the past 6 fixtures where MVV have participated. Their opponents scored 17 times in this period while MVV bagged a total of 9.
Going into this encounter, MVV are undefeated in their last 2 home league matches.
FC Eindhoven will come into the game after a 3-2 Eerste Divisie win to beat Helmond Sport in their previous game.
In that match, FC Eindhoven had 40% possession and 16 shots on goal with 7 on target. For FC Eindhoven, the scorers were Jort van der Sande (42') and Charles-Andreas Brym (58'). On the other side, Helmond Sport had 9 attempts at goal with 2 on target. Arno Van Keilegom (40') and Jellert Van Landschoot (90') scored for Helmond Sport.
Proving their bias toward action-packed encounters, goals have been celebrated 22 times in the previous six matches in which FC Eindhoven have played, giving a mean average of 3.67 goals each fixture. Their opponents have got 11 of this grand total. That kind of pattern might not be carried forward into this next game, of course.
Pre-game facts show that FC Eindhoven:
- have not won against MVV in games played away from home for the previous 4 matches in the league. Not good.
- are without an away win for the past 2 league matches.
Head to head
Looking at their prior head to head meetings stretching back to 23/03/2018 shows that MVV have won 3 of these and FC Eindhoven 2, with the number of draws being 1.
13 goals were scored between the two sides in these games, with 6 from MVV and 7 belonging to FC Eindhoven. That’s an average goals per game of 2.17.
The last league meeting between the two was Eerste Divisie match day 31 on 02/04/2021 when it ended MVV 2-0 FC Eindhoven.
In that game, MVV had 44% possession and 12 shots on goal with 7 on target. The goalscorers were Kostons (69') and Naudts (73').
For their opponents, FC Eindhoven had 7 shots at goal with 3 of them on target.
The match was refereed by Clay Ruperti.
Team News: MVV
The MVV manager Klaas Wels will be grateful to have no fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this match thanks to a completely healthy squad available to select from.
Team News: FC Eindhoven
FC Eindhoven manager Rob Penders has a number of players out of action. Miano van den Bos (Knock), Maarten Peijnenburg (Knock) and Justin Ogenia (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) can’t be considered.
We are of the inclination to think that FC Eindhoven and MVV are both capable of scoring here.
Let’s see what happens, but it could well be that we end up with scores level. We’re therefore expecting a 1-1 score draw at the end of this game.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: De Geusselt (10,000)
Chairman: Marcel Jöris
Manager: Klaas Wels
Competitions: Eerste Divisie position 7
⭐ Star Man: Mart Remans
Usually taking to the field in the Striker position, Mart Remans was born in Eygelshoven, Netherlands. Having made a first senior appearance for Roda JC Kerkrade in the 2018 - 2019 season, the dangerous Forward has contributed 2 league goals in this Eerste Divisie 2021 - 2022 season so far in a total of 5 appearances.