Groningen vs Heerenveen – After losing to AZ by a score of 1-0 in the Eredivisie in their previous match, FC Groningen won’t want a repetition of that performance here. The goal scorer for AZ was Jesper Karlsson (4′).
In recent years, FC Groningen’s displays of defensive toughness have been all but infrequent. In reality, FC Groningen has conceded goals in five of their last six games, totaling 10 goals.
In their last seven league games, FC Groningen has lost to SC Heerenveen, according to an analysis of their previous performances. In their previous three league home games, they are undefeated.
SC Heerenveen and their traveling supporters will be looking for a better outcome in this one after losing to Ajax in their most recent Eredivisie match.
Pelle van Amersfoort (42′) and Sydney van Hooijdonk (79′) scored goals for SC Heerenveen. Ajax scored goals through Mohammed Kudus (10′), Edson lvarez (16′), Steven Bergwijn (19′), and Kenneth Taylor (52′).
SC Heerenveen has recently been effective when attacking, as evidenced by their 9 goals in their previous 6 games. However, SC Heerenveen can also strengthen its defense after allowing goals in 6 of those same games. Nevertheless, it is uncertain whether that trend will hold in this upcoming game.
Looking at their previous performances, SC Heerenveen has gone undefeated in road games against FC Groningen for the previous two league games. In their past two league away games, they are unbeaten.
Groningen vs Heerenveen – Betting Analysis
Examining their previous head-to-head matches going back to October 27, 2019, we can see that SC Heerenveen has won 3, and FC Groningen has won 0, with 3 games ending in draws.
During those matches, 16 goals were tallied between them, with 5 for Trots van het Noorden and 11 coming from De Superfriezen. There are 2.67 goals scored on average per contest.
The result of the most recent league match between these teams was SC Heerenveen 3-1 FC Groningen on Eredivisie Match Day 17 on January 22, 2023. Allard Lindhout officiated the game.
Dennis van der Ree, the manager of FC Groningen, is without Nordin Musampa (Unknown Injury), Paulos Abraham (Knee Surgery), and Mads Bech Sörensen (Forearm Fracture).
It appears probable that Michael Verrips, Liam Van Gelderen, Thijmen Blokzijl, Radinio Balker, Jetro Willems, Johan Hove, Tomas Suslov, Laros Duarte, Elvis Manu, Ricardo Pepi, and Thom van Bergen will play in a 4-3-3 formation for Trots van het Noorden.
Kees van Wonderen, the manager of SC Heerenveen, does not have a complete roster to choose from. Sven van Beek and Andries Noppert are ineligible due to Achilles tendon issues.
Xavier Mous, Milan van Ewijk, Jeffrey Bruma, Pawel Bochniewicz, Mats Köhlert, Simon Olsson, Rami Al Hajj, Anas Tahiri, Ché Nunnely, Pelle van Amersfoort, and Osame Sahraoui might be the starting lineup for De Superfriezen in a 4-3-3 formation, it is possible. Both FC Groningen and SC Heerenveen might have trouble breaking through in this situation, in our opinion.
What are the top odds for the game?
Regarding the latest bookmaker odds in the WDW market, backing FC Groningen is best priced at 2.77, going for the draw is 3.42 and taking a punt on the winning team to be SC Heerenveen gets you 2.56. Those are the most competitive prices that can be secured at the current time.