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VVV-Venlo head to Kras Stadion on Friday for the Eerste Divisie meeting with home team FC Volendam.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the FC Volendam v VVV-Venlo game - plus the latest betting odds.
FC Volendam will play in this match following a 2-2 Eerste Divisie drawn match against Roda JC Kerkrade.
In that match, FC Volendam managed 37% possession and 8 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. For FC Volendam, the scorers were Robert Mühren (27'), Boy Deul (76' Own goal) and Denso Kasius (85'). On the other side, Roda JC Kerkrade got 18 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Stefano Marzo (87') scored for Roda JC Kerkrade.
Matches with FC Volendam have often been lively ones of late with plenty of scoring expected. Over their past half dozen clashes alone, a total of 22 goals have flown in for both teams combined (at an average of 3.67 goals per game) with 14 of them accredited to FC Volendam. That kind of pattern isn’t assured to be continued here, however.
Going into this contest, FC Volendam are undefeated in their previous 2 league matches at home.
VVV-Venlo will go into this game after a 2-1 Eerste Divisie win versus Den Bosch in their previous game.
In that game, VVV-Venlo had 53% possession and 11 shots on goal with 4 on target. For VVV-Venlo, goals were scored by Yahcuroo Roemer (87') and Brian Koglin (90'). At the other end, Den Bosch had 9 shots at goal with 1 of them on target. Roy Kuijpers (67') was the scorer for Den Bosch.
The stats don’t lie, and VVV-Venlo have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, conceding 7 goals overall. Defensively, VVV-Venlo just haven’t been too solid at all.
Coming into this fixture, VVV-Venlo have not been beaten by FC Volendam when they've played them away from home in the last 4 league games. Travelling fans have really enjoyed these clashes.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head to head clashes stretching back to 21/11/2014 shows that FC Volendam have won 1 of them and VVV-Venlo 3, with the tally of drawn games being 2.
An aggregate of 15 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 5 of them for Het Andere Oranje and 10 created by Venlose trots. That’s an average goals per game of 2.5.
The last league contest between these clubs was Eerste Divisie match day 26 on 17/02/2017 and the score finished FC Volendam 0-1 VVV-Venlo.
The referee was Edwin van de Graaf.
Team News: FC Volendam
Kevin Visser (Knee Injury), Filip Stankovic (Ankle Injury), Derry John Murkin (Foot Injury), Leon Maloney (Knock) and Dean James (Minor Knock) won’t be playing for FC Volendam gaffer Wim Jonk. Daryl van Mieghem is ineligible for this match because of suspension.
Team News: VVV-Venlo
VVV-Venlo boss Jos Luhukay has not got a full squad to pick from. Danny Post (Hamstring Injury) and Sven Braken (Knee Injury) miss out here.
Our assessment is that VVV-Venlo are likely to put one past this FC Volendam outfit, but it might not quite be enough to prevent defeat.
We’re tipping both teams to score in a 2-1 winning score for FC Volendam after the 90. Let’s see what eventuates.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Kras Stadion (7,384)
Captain: Damon Mirani
Chairman: Piet Kemper
Manager: Wim Jonk
Competitions: Eerste Divisie position 8
🔑 Key Player: Daryl van Mieghem
Usually deployed in the Left Wing position, Daryl van Mieghem was born in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Having made his senior debut playing for Heracles Almelo in the 2011 - 2012 season, the dangerous Forward has managed 5 league goals in the Eerste Divisie 2021 - 2022 campaign so far from a total of 5 appearances.