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Telstar line up against visiting team FC Volendam at BUKO Stadion in the Eerste Divisie game on Friday.
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Telstar will be hoping for a repeat of their last result, following a 0-1 Eerste Divisie victory vs Den Bosch.
The only scorer from Telstar was Rein Smit (93').
A common feature of recent Telstar games is seeing a zero in the scoreline.
Taking their previous 6 clashes leading up to this one, in as many as 5 of them a bet on both teams scoring would've been a losing one. We will just have to see whether or not that trend will be continued on here.
Looking at their past form shows that Telstar:
- have not beaten FC Volendam in their previous 6 league games.
- are undefeated in their previous 2 league matches at home.
FC Volendam will go into this meeting following on from a 3-2 Eerste Divisie win to defeat Almere City in their last match.
In that game, FC Volendam managed 55% possession and 14 attempts at goal with 7 on target. For FC Volendam, the goalscorers were Robert Mühren (9', 53') and Martijn Kaars (73'). For their opponents, Almere City had 14 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. Maarten Pouwels (31') and Daniël Breedijk (91') scored for Almere City.
In as many as 6 out of the previous 6 games featuring FC Volendam, three or more goals have been struck. The overall average goals scored per match within that spell is 4.17, with the average number of goals for FC Volendam being 3.
Analysis of their past results shows that FC Volendam:
- remain unbeaten by Telstar when they have played them away from home in the previous 3 matches in the league.
- are unbeaten in their last 7 away league matches.
Head to head
Looking at their prior head-to-head clashes going back to 21/12/2018 tells us that Telstar have won 0 of them and FC Volendam 3, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 3.
A sum of 14 goals were produced between them in these games, with 5 of them from Witte Leeuwen and 9 belonging to Het Andere Oranje. That is an average goals per game value of 2.33.
The previous league match between these clubs was Eerste Divisie match day 35 on 25/04/2021 when the final score was FC Volendam 2-0 Telstar.
That day, FC Volendam managed 41% possession and 9 shots on goal with 4 on target. Goals were scored by Martijn Kaars (16') and Lequincio Zeefuik (92').
Telstar got 11 attempts at goal with 4 on target.
The referee was Robin Gansner.
Team News: Telstar
Redouan Taha (Knock), Vincent Regeling (Knock), Ronald Koeman Jr. (Unknown Injury), Lesley Bakker (Knock), Roman Tugarinov (Fitness), Yassine Zakir (Knock) and Marouan El Ouardani (Knock) will not be taking part for Telstar gaffer Andries Jonker.
Team News: FC Volendam
FC Volendam manager Wim Jonk has some current player fitness concerns. Leon Maloney (Knock), Brian Plat (Knock), Kevin Visser (Knee Injury), Samir Ben Sallam (Knock) and Derry John Murkin (Foot Injury) miss out here.
We believe that Telstar should have enough to find the back of the net against this FC Volendam side, but a single goal probably won’t quite be as many as they will have scored against them.
We’re going for both teams to score in a 1-2 win for FC Volendam when the referee blows the final whistle. Let’s see what happens here.
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)
Chairman: Jakob Klompien
Manager: Andries Jonker
Competitions: Eerste Divisie position 12
🔑 Star Man: Rein Smit
Usually playing in the Striker position, Rein Smit was born in Castricum, Netherlands. Having made his senior debut playing for SC Heerenveen in the 2019 - 2020 season, the goalscoring Forward has bagged 2 league goals in the Eerste Divisie 2021 - 2022 season to date coming from a total of 8 appearances.