Almere City enter this fixture following a 2-2 Eerste Divisie drawn match vs FC Dordrecht.
For Almere City, the goals were scored by Radinio Balker (45') and Thomas Verheijdt (57'). Arsenio Valpoort (11') and dos Santos (37') scored for FC Dordrecht.
Their most recent results highlight the fact that much solidity has been shown by the Almere City rearguard. De Zwarte Schapen have given the opposition little, with the total number of goals that have flown into the back of their net during their past six matches standing at 4.
Heading into this fixture, Almere City are undefeated in their previous 5 home league matches.
After tasting defeat last time out to SC Cambuur in Eerste Divisie competition, NAC Breda will be aiming to make amends here.
Giovanni Korte (38', 77'), Mitchel Paulissen (59') and Jamie Jacobs (90') scored for SC Cambuur.
Throughout their six latest matches, Maurice Steijn’s NAC Breda have converted 12 times thus earning them the goals per game average of 2.
Head to head
A look at their prior head-to-head meetings stretching back to 18/12/2015 shows that Almere City have won 1 of these & NAC Breda 4, with the number of drawn results being 1.
In all, 11 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 3 of them for De Zwarte Schapen and 8 being from De Parel van het Zuiden. That’s an average goals per game figure of 1.83.
Team News: Almere City
Almere City manager Ole Tobiasen does not have any fitness concerns whatsoever before this match thanks to a fully healthy group ready to go.
Team News: NAC Breda
NAC Breda manager Maurice Steijn has some current player fitness concerns. Mario Bilate (Hamstring Injury), Anouar Kali (Knock) and Nacho Monsalve (Knock) will miss out on this game.
Our thinking is that NAC Breda will need things to go their way to register a score against this Almere City side who we reckon will get the win and a maybe even keep a clean sheet as well.
We therefore think that it’s going to be a good battle with a 1-0 win for Almere City at the end of this one.
Let’s see how this one goes.
What are the best odds for this match?
Checking the latest betting odds for this match on the 90 min. result market, a win for Almere City is available for 2.09, going for the game finishing all-square is 3.72 and taking a punt on the winning team to be NAC Breda gets you 3.34. These are the best prices being offered as of now.