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FC Oss will be facing visiting team FC Volendam at Frans Heesenstadion in this Eerste Divisie fixture on Monday.
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FC Oss will be hoping to return to winning ways here following a 1-0 Eerste Divisie loss in their previous game against Den Bosch.
In that match, FC Oss had 41% possession and 11 shots at goal with 1 of them on target. On the other side, Den Bosch had 11 attempts at goal with 4 on target. Jizz Hornkamp (90') scored for Den Bosch.
It’s been all too rare in recent times where FC Oss have shown defensive steel. In fact, TOP Oss have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 10 goals in the process.
Ahead of this clash, FC Oss have not won against FC Volendam in their last 5 league games.
Since a losing effort in their last game against SC Cambuur in Eerste Divisie competition, FC Volendam and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
In that match, FC Volendam had 59% possession and 10 shots on goal with 4 on target. For their opponents, SC Cambuur had 13 shots on goal with 9 of them on target. Robert Mühren (18') and Michael Breij (27', 80') scored for SC Cambuur.
Proving their predisposition for action-packed matches, goals have been celebrated 23 times in the previous 6 matches in which FC Volendam have sent out their troops, giving an average of 3.83 goals per clash. Their opponents have managed 11 of those goals. We will just have to see whether or not that trend will be sustained here.
Heading into this fixture, FC Volendam are undefeated by FC Oss when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking over their most recent head to head meetings stretching back to 25/08/2017 shows that FC Oss have won 1 of these & FC Volendam 2, with the tally of drawn games standing at 3.
A combined sum of 10 goals were scored between them in this period, with 4 for TOP Oss and 6 being from Het Andere Oranje. The average number of goals per game works out to 1.67.
The last league contest featuring these sides was Eerste Divisie match day 13 on 20/11/2020 which finished with the scoreline of FC Volendam 1-1 FC Oss.
The referee was Alex Bos.
Team News: FC Oss
Grad Damen (Knock), Dean Guezen (Knock), Giovanni Büttner (Knock) and Sjoerd Overgoor (Cruciate Ligament Injury) will be missing for TOP Oss manager Klaas Wels. Lorenzo Piqué cannot play in this game through suspension.
Team News: FC Volendam
Volendam boss Wim Jonk has to choose a team with limited availability. Martijn Kaars (Ankle Injury), Dyllandro Panka (Knock) and Kevin Visser (Knee Injury) won’t be making appearances.
We’re envisaging that FC Oss will really need to work well to find the net against this FC Volendam outfit who we reckon should gain the upper hand.
We’re therefore tipping a very competitive game with a 0-1 winning margin for FC Volendam after 90 minutes.
It should be a good one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Frans Heesenstadion (4,561)
Captain: Rick Stuy van den Herik
Chairman: Mari van der Heijden
Manager: Klaas Wels
Competitions: Eerste Divisie position 14
🔑 Star Man: Dennis van der Heijden
Typically taking up the Striker position, Dennis van der Heijden was born in Netherlands. After making a first senior appearance for ADO Den Haag in the 2015 - 2016 season, the gifted Forward has managed to score 6 league goals in the Eerste Divisie 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in a total of 30 appearances.