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The Eerste Divisie tie at Euroborg on Monday sees home side FC Groningen fighting it out with opponents Jong PSV.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for FC Groningen v Jong PSV can be found here - as well as the best betting odds.
FC Groningen will be hoping to bounce back here following a 0-1 Eerste Divisie loss in their previous game against ADO Den Haag.
In that match, FC Groningen had 65% possession and 17 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. ADO Den Haag had 7 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. Henk Veerman (16') was the scorer for ADO Den Haag.
A recurring trait of recent FC Groningen games is the number of results with a nil in them.
From their prior sextet of matches before this one, in as many as 5 of them a bet on "Both Teams to Score" would've been a loser.
Following on from being defeated in their last game at the hands of De Graafschap in Eerste Divisie competition, Jong PSV will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that match, Jong PSV had 60% possession and 14 attempts on goal with 5 on target. At the other end, De Graafschap got 10 shots at goal with 6 on target. Philip Brittijn (29'), David Flakus Bosilj (50') and Ezra van der Heiden (83') scored for De Graafschap.
The stats don’t lie, and Jong PSV have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, with opponents netting 8 goals in total. Defensively, Jong PSV have some weaknesses to address. Regardless, time will tell whether that trend shall be sustained in this next match.
Team News: FC Groningen
The FC Groningen boss Dick Lukkien will be grateful to have no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this game thanks to a completely healthy squad ready to go.
Team News: Jong PSV
With a completely healthy squad to pick from, the Jong PSV boss Wil Boessen doesn’t have any fitness concerns at all ahead of this match.
In our opinion, Jong PSV have it in them to put one past this FC Groningen team, however that may not quite be as many as they will have scored against them.
Our selection here is for both teams to score in a 2-1 advantage for FC Groningen at the end of the 90 minutes. Could easily see this go either way.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Euroborg (22,525)
Captain: Joey Pelupessy
Chairman: Erik Mulder
Manager: Dick Lukkien
Competitions: Eerste Divisie position 7
⭐ Star Man: Kevin van Veen
Mostly played in the Striker position, Kevin van Veen was born in Eindhoven, Netherlands. Having made a first senior appearance for Helmond Sport in the 2010 - 2011 season, the goalscoring Forward has bagged 2 league goals in this Eerste Divisie 2023 - 2024 campaign to date in 4 appearances.