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Jong Utrecht will host visiting team Jong AZ at Sportcomplex Zoudenbalch in this Eerste Divisie meeting on Monday.
Our tips, poll and stats for Jong Utrecht v Jong AZ can all be found here including the latest game odds.
Jong Utrecht will be hoping for a better result following the 0-1 Eerste Divisie loss in their previous game against Jong Ajax.
In that match, Jong Utrecht had 41% possession and 13 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. Jong Ajax had 11 shots on goal with 2 on target. Jaydon Banel (35') scored for Jong Ajax.
Jong Utrecht have really struggled up front of late. Their sum of goals equals just 3 against opponents during the course of their last six matches. In those games, Jong Utrecht have also seen the tally of goals against them total 11. Such a pattern might not follow through into this next game, of course.
Jong AZ will go into this match following on from a 1-0 Eerste Divisie win versus Roda JC Kerkrade in their most recent match.
In that match, Jong AZ had 43% possession and 9 attempts on goal with 2 on target. The only player to score for Jong AZ was Tom Kerssens (26'). For their opponents, Roda JC had 14 shots on goal with 6 of them on target.
Demonstrating their appetite for fruitful matches, goals have been seen as many as 20 times in the previous six games in which Jong AZ have taken to the field, giving a mean average of 3.33 goals each clash. Opposing teams have managed 9 from this total.
Head to head
An examination of their prior head to head clashes dating back to 12/02/2021 tells us that Jong Utrecht have won 1 of these games and Jong AZ 5, with the tally of drawn results standing at 0.
A combined total of 14 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 3 of them from Jong Utrecht and 11 coming from Jong AZ. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.33.
The previous league encounter between the two was Eerste Divisie match day 1 on 14/08/2023 and the score finished Jong AZ 1-0 Jong Utrecht.
The referee was Jesse Rozendal.
Team News: Jong Utrecht
The Jong Utrecht boss Ivar van Dinteren has no fitness worries at all coming into this game with a completely healthy squad available to choose from.
Team News: Jong AZ
Due to a fully healthy squad available to select from, the Jong AZ boss Lee-Roy Echteld has no fitness concerns whatsoever before this clash.
We’re inclined to think that Jong AZ and Jong Utrecht could both find goals hard to come by here.
At this stage, it appears to have the makings of a possible draw. Therefore, we predict a hard-fought 0-0 score at the end of the 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Sportcomplex Zoudenbalch (1,000)
Captain: Joshua Mukeh
Chairman: Pieter Leyssius
Manager: Ivar van Dinteren
Competitions: Eerste Divisie position 17
🔑 Key Player: Mees Rijks
Regularly playing in the Striker position, Mees Rijks was born in Netherlands. Having made a first senior appearance for Jong Utrecht in the 2020 - 2021 season, the goalscoring Forward has scored a sum of 5 league goals in this Eerste Divisie 2023 - 2024 season so far coming from a total of 20 appearances.