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FC Twente play host to visiting opponents Vitesse at De Grolsch Veste in this Eredivisie meeting on Saturday.
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FC Twente will play in this match coming off the back of a 0-0 Eredivisie drawn match versus SC Heerenveen.
In that game, FC Twente had 50% possession and 13 shots on goal with 1 of them on target. SC Heerenveen got 11 shots on goal with 4 on target.
In their past 6 fixtures, Ron Jans's FC Twente have hit the back of the net 8 times which gives them an average number of goals scored per match of 1.33.
Looking at the pre-match facts, FC Twente:
- are undefeated in their last 3 home league matches.
- haven’t won at home in the past 9 league matches. Such a poor run.
In their previous game, Vitesse drew 0-0 in the Eredivisie match with Willem II.
In that match, Vitesse had 69% possession and 12 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. For their opponents, Willem II got 10 shots on goal with 4 of them on target.
Throughout their six most recent matches, Thomas Letsch's Vitesse have turned their attacks into goals 12 times, earning them the goals per game average of 2.
Going into this contest, Vitesse are undefeated by FC Twente in games played away from home for the previous 2 league games.
Head to head
An examination of their most recent head-to-head meetings stretching back to 15/01/2017 tells us that FC Twente have won 1 of these games & Vitesse 4, with the number of drawn matches standing at 1.
In all, 17 goals were yielded between them in these games, with 4 of them for De Tukkers and 13 belonging to Vitas. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.83.
The last league contest featuring these sides was Eredivisie match day 22 on 14/02/2021 when it finished Vitesse 0-2 FC Twente.
The match was refereed by Sander van der Eijk.
Team News: FC Twente
FC Twente manager Ron Jans will be grateful not to have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this match owing to a fully injury-free group available for selection.
Team News: Vitesse
Due to a completely healthy group to pick from, Vitesse boss Thomas Letsch has no fitness worries to report ahead of this match.
In our opinion, Vitesse and FC Twente could end up without much reward for their efforts here.
Let’s see how this one goes, but it looks this could be a game with minimal goal-scoring opportunities. We’re therefore seeing a very even match with a 0-0 score after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: De Grolsch Veste (30,014)
Captain: Wout Brama
Chairman: Paul van der Kraan
Manager: Ron Jans
Competitions: Eredivisie position 8
🔑 Key Man: Danilo Pereira
Generally taking up the Striker position, Danilo Pereira was born in São Paulo, Brazil. After having played his first senior match for Jong Ajax in the 2017 - 2018 season, the goalscoring Forward has hit 13 league goals in the Eredivisie 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in a total of 27 appearances.