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FC Twente will be at MAC³PARK Stadion on Saturday for the Eredivisie game with home side FC Zwolle.
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FC Zwolle won’t want a repeat of their last result here following a 3-2 Eredivisie loss in their previous game against Sparta Rotterdam.
In that match, FC Zwolle managed 57% possession and 18 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. For FC Zwolle, the goals were scored by Bram van Polen (52') and Slobodan Tedić (63'). For their opponents, Sparta Rotterdam got 18 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. Mica Pinto (7') and Lennart Thy (75', 93') scored for Sparta Rotterdam.
Blauwvingers have not been the best at stopping their opponents recently, but they’ve also done enough to convert their own chances into goals. Over their last 6 matches, Blauwvingers have seen their goal breached in 6 of them as well as getting on the scoresheet in 5 of those games. We will see whether or not that trend can be continued on into this next match.
Coming into this contest, FC Zwolle haven't beaten FC Twente in their last 3 league games.
Since being defeated in their last game at the hands of Vitesse in Eredivisie action, FC Twente and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that match, FC Twente managed 33% possession and 2 shots at goal with 1 of them on target. The scorer for FC Twente was Danilo Pereira (20'). Vitesse had 20 shots at goal with 6 on target. Oussama Tannane (44', 95') was the scorer for Vitesse.
Looking at their form, and FC Twente have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, conceding 11 goals in total. At the back, De Tukkers certainly have room for improvement.
Coming into this meeting, FC Twente haven’t won away from home in the past 3 league games.
Head to head
A look at their past head-to-head meetings going back to 16/10/2016 shows that FC Zwolle have won 1 of these and FC Twente 4, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 1.
20 goals were scored between the two sides in these games, with 7 for Blauwvingers and 13 being from De Tukkers. The average goals per game has been 3.33.
The last league contest featuring these clubs was Eredivisie match day 7 on 31/10/2020 when it ended FC Twente 5-1 FC Zwolle.
The referee was Serdar Gözübüyük.
Team News: FC Zwolle
FC Zwolle manager Bert Konterman will be grateful to have no fitness concerns at all before this clash thanks to a fully healthy squad to choose from.
Team News: FC Twente
With a fully healthy squad to pick from, FC Twente manager Ron Jans has zero fitness worries to report before this clash.
We are of the inclination to think that FC Twente and FC Zwolle could both end up scoring in a what should be a good tussle with little between the two teams.
Little in this one, and it’s almost too close to call. We’re therefore seeing a tight encounter, finishing with a score draw at the end of the 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: MAC³PARK Stadion (14,000)
Captain: Bram van Polen
Chairman: Adriaan Visser
Manager: Bert Konterman
Competitions: Eredivisie position 13
🔑 Key Man: Reza Ghoochannejhad
Generally taking up the Striker position, Reza Ghoochannejhad was born in Mashhad, Iran. After making a first senior appearance for SC Heerenveen in the 2005 - 2006 season, the goalscoring Forward has netted 6 league goals in this Eredivisie 2020 - 2021 season so far coming from a total of 18 appearances.