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Telstar will take to the pitch with visitors FC Eindhoven at BUKO Stadion in the Eerste Divisie clash on Friday.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Telstar v FC Eindhoven, scroll down (plus the best game odds).
Telstar won’t want a repeat of their last result here after a 1-2 Eerste Divisie loss in their previous game against NAC Breda.
The only name on the scoresheet from Telstar was Glynor Plet (45'). Mounir El Allouchi (47') and Mario Bilate (83') scored for NAC Breda.
It’s not been often in recent times where Telstar haven’t conceded. The reality is that Witte Leeuwen have been scored against in 6 of their previous 6 matches, shipping 9 goals along the way. However, it remains to be seen whether that pattern shall be maintained in this upcoming match.
Going into this encounter, Telstar are unbeaten in the league by FC Eindhoven in their last 2 games.
After a loss in their previous game against NAC Breda in Eerste Divisie competition, FC Eindhoven will be aiming to make amends here.
The only player to score from FC Eindhoven was Brian De Keersmaecker (3'). Lewis Fiorini (18') and Lex Immers (33') scored for NAC Breda.
Looking at their form, and FC Eindhoven have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, with opponents netting 9 goals overall. In defence, FC Eindhoven have seen their frailties exposed.
Their past results show that FC Eindhoven:
- haven't beaten Telstar when having played them away from home in the previous 3 league games.
- are without a win away from home in their last 6 league matches.
Head to head
A review of their prior head-to-head clashes stretching back to 19/01/2018 shows us that Telstar have won 4 of these and FC Eindhoven 1, with the number of drawn matches being 1.
A lot of goals were also scored during this period, 22 in all at an average of 3.67 goals per match.
The previous league game featuring the two was Eerste Divisie match day 2 on 05/09/2020 when it ended FC Eindhoven 2-3 Telstar.
The match was refereed by Laurens Gerrets.
Team News: Telstar
Daniel Adshead (Knock), Kick Groot (Unknown Injury), Sven van Doorm (Knock), Tom Overtoom (Knock), Yaël Liesdek (Knock), Siebe Vandermeulen (Knock), Richelor Sprangers (Knock), Gyliano van Velzen (Knock) and Frank Korpershoek (Ankle Injury) won’t be able to feature for Telstar boss Andries Jonker.
Team News: FC Eindhoven
FC Eindhoven boss Ernie Brandts has to currently contend with reduced team options. 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), Jacky Donkor (Knock), Joey Sleegers (Knock), Jarno Janssen (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Iker Pozo (Knock) and Justin Ogenia (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) miss out here.
We feel that Telstar will, in all likelihood, get a lot of shots on goal and make them count.
Conversely, FC Eindhoven may well find it hard to score themselves but we do fancy them hitting back at some stage.
Our tip is for a decent 3-1 win for Telstar by the time that the referee blows the final whistle.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: BUKO Stadion (3,625)
Captain: Frank Korpershoek
Chairman: Jakob Klompien
Manager: Andries Jonker
Competitions: Eerste Divisie position 9
⭐ Key Player: Glynor Plet
Generally used in the Striker position, Glynor Plet was born in Amsterdam, Netherlands. After making a first senior appearance for Den Bosch in the 2005 - 2006 season, the accomplished Forward has managed to score 12 league goals in the Eerste Divisie 2020 - 2021 campaign so far from a total of 21 appearances.