FC Twente vs Excelsior – Preview and Prediction

FC Twente vs Excelsior – After suffering a 1-0 defeat to FC Volendam in their most recent Eredivisie match, FC Twente will be looking to avoid a situation similar to the one they were in during that match.

The goal for FC Volendam was scored by Lequincio Zeefuik in the 83rd minute. The FC Twente backline has not shown much improvement in recent games, as evidenced by the scorelines of those games.

The total number of goals that have been scored against FC Twente in their last six matches is four, which indicates that they have conceded few opportunities for their opponents to score.

When looking at their performance in the past, it is clear that FC Twente: are winless in the last four league games they’ve played against Excelsior.

are winless in their last two matches played at home in the league. Excelsior will be looking to make up for their loss in their most recent Eredivisie match, which occurred against PSV Eindhoven. This match will take place shortly after that match.

Siebe Horemans was the lone player from Excelsior to score (he did so at the 74 minute mark). PSV Eindhoven’s goals were scored by Joey Veerman (2 minutes), Ibrahim Sangaré (29 and 45 minutes), Xavi Simons (55 and 84 minutes), and Cody Gakpo (59 minutes).

Excelsior has scored a total of 14 goals throughout the course of their most recent six matches. Excelsior has scored on each of those times despite the odds being stacked against them.

Their defenders have been on the field for those matches and have witnessed 13 goals scored by their opponents. In any case, the outcome of this contest depends on determining whether or not that pattern will repeat itself.

Their previous findings demonstrate that Excelsior: have not been defeated by FC Twente in either of the two league matches that have taken place away from their home stadium in the previous season. are winless in their past three matches played away from their home stadium in the league.

FC Twente vs Excelsior – Betting Analysis

The results of their previous head-to-head matches, which date back to 5/12/2015, reveal that FC Twente won one, Excelsior won two, and there were three draws.

13 goals were scored between them in these games, with 6 goals coming from De Tukkers and 7 from Roodzwarten. 2.17 goals are scored on average throughout a game.

The two teams’ most recent league meeting was on Eredivisie Match Day 18 on December 23, 2017, and the final result was Excelsior 0-0 FC Twente.

Excelsior had 45% possession at the time and 1 goal-bound shot out of 7 attempts. FC Twente made 9 tries at goal against them, scoring on two of them. Richard Martens officiated the game.

Due to an injury-free roster available for selection, FC Twente manager Ron Jans did not have any concerns over his team’s fitness before this match.

De Tukkers appear to be planning to use a 4-2-3-1 system for this match, with Lars Unnerstall, Joshua Brenet, Robin Propper, Mees Hilgers, Gijs Smal, Ramiz Zerrouki,

Michal Sadlek, Daan Rots, Christos Tzolis, Sem Steijn, and R. van Wolfswinkel as their starting lineup. Marinus Dijkhuizen,

the manager of Excelsior, does not have access to his entire squad. Both Nikolas Agrafiotis and Jacky Donkor cannot be taken into consideration due to knee injuries.

From our perspective, Roodzwarten are most likely to send out Stijn van Gassel, Siebe Horemans, Sven Nieuwpoort, Redouan El Yaakoubi, Nathan Tjoe-A-On,

Marouan Azarkan, Joshua Eijgenraam, Yassine Ayoub, Couhaib Driouech, Reda Kharchouch, and Kenzo Goudmijn to start the game in a 4-4-2 configuration

FC Twente vs Excelsior – Head -to- Head

 

 

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Our Prediction: Under 3.5 Goals