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Helmond Sport will be visiting Kras Stadion on Friday for the Eerste Divisie meeting with home side FC Volendam.
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FC Volendam will be looking to improve on their last outing here following a 2-0 Eerste Divisie loss in their previous game against FC Oss.
In that game, FC Volendam had 65% possession and 19 attempts on goal with 4 on target. On the other side, FC Oss had 8 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. Livio Milts (12') and Dennis van der Heijden (81') scored for FC Oss.
Fixtures with FC Volendam have tended to be lively ones recently with plenty of scoring being a real hallmark. Over their past six games alone, the sum total of 22 goals have been recorded for both sides combined (at an average of 3.67 goals per game) with 10 of those being chalked up by Het Andere Oranje. Even so, it remains to be seen whether such a trend will persist in this game.
Ahead of this clash, FC Volendam have not been beaten in the league by Helmond Sport in their last 8 matches. Quite a long unbeaten run against them.
In their last game, Helmond Sport drew 1-1 in the Eerste Divisie tie with Jong Ajax.
In that game, Helmond Sport managed 35% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. The only player to score for Helmond Sport was Arno Van Keilegom (55'). Jong Ajax had 9 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. Naci Ünüvar (73') was the scorer for Jong Ajax.
Proving their bias toward eventful matches, the back of the net has been hit 22 times in the previous six games in which Helmond Sport have taken to the pitch, giving a mean average of 3.67 goals each meeting. Opposing teams have hit 12 of this grand total.
Coming into this clash, Helmond Sport have left without a victory over FC Volendam in away games against them for the last 6 matches in the league. They really have not been travelling well at all.
Head to head
Checking on past results between these clubs going back to 19/01/2018 tells us that these fixtures have been pretty painful for Helmond Sport. They’ve not been able to get any victories at all whereas FC Volendam have maintained the edge over them, getting wins in 67 per cent of those match-ups.
A total of 16 goals were produced between them in these games, with 11 from Het Andere Oranje and 5 for Helmond. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.67.
The last league game between these sides was Eerste Divisie match day 4 on 18/09/2020 when the final score was Helmond Sport 0-1 FC Volendam.
The match was refereed by Edwin van de Graaf.
Team News: FC Volendam
Martijn Kaars (Ankle Injury) and Kevin Visser (Knee Injury) won’t be able to feature for Volendam boss Wim Jonk.
Team News: Helmond Sport
Helmond manager Wil Boessen has to choose a team with limited availability. Gaétan Bosiers (Knock), Kay van de Vorst (Metatarsal Fracture) and Dani Theunissen (Cruciate Ligament Injury) miss out here.
We’re thinking that Helmond Sport should be able to get a goal against this FC Volendam team, however that might not be as many as they will have scored against them.
We’re tipping a 2-1 winning score for FC Volendam when the full-time whistle blows. It should be a decent one.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Kras Stadion (7,384)
Captain: Kevin Visser
Chairman: Piet Kemper
Manager: Wim Jonk
Competitions: Eerste Divisie position 7
🔑 Star Player: Samuele Mulattieri
Regularly played in the Striker position, Samuele Mulattieri was born in La Spezia, Italy. After having played his first senior match for Spezia in the 2017 - 2018 season, the talented Forward has bagged 15 league goals in the Eerste Divisie 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in a total of 25 appearances.