The Eerste Divisie game at Jan Louwersstadion on Monday sees home side FC Eindhoven doing battle with FC Dordrecht.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for FC Eindhoven v FC Dordrecht can be found here (inc. the best betting odds).
FC Eindhoven will be looking for an improved result here after the 2-0 Eerste Divisie defeat in their last game at the hands of FC Volendam.
Nick Doodeman (26') and Boy Deul (36') scored for FC Volendam.
It has been all too rare in recent games that FC Eindhoven have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. In fact, FC Eindhoven have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games, shipping 14 goals during that time.
Heading into this contest, FC Eindhoven are undefeated in their last 4 home league matches.
Since being defeated in their last game at the hands of Jong Utrecht in Eerste Divisie action, FC Dordrecht and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
Jeredy Hilterman (56', 71') and Justin Lonwijk (76') scored for Jong Utrecht.
Looking at their form, and FC Dordrecht have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, with opponents netting 23 goals in all. At the back, Schapenkoppen certainly have room for improvement. We shall soon find out if that trend will be sustained in this game.
Analysis of their past results shows that FC Dordrecht:
- have not registered a win against FC Eindhoven in games played away from home for the previous 2 matches in the league.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 7 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head duels going back to 06/10/2017, it’s been all-even between these two clubs with FC Eindhoven winning 3 of those games, FC Dordrecht 3 and 0 being draws in regulation time.
There were also plenty of goals scored in those games, 27 in total at an average of 4.5 goals per match.
The previous league meeting featuring these sides was Eerste Divisie match day 23 on 24/01/2020 which finished with the scoreline of FC Dordrecht 1-0 FC Eindhoven.
The match was refereed by Clay Ruperti.
Team News: FC Eindhoven
Cas Faber (Cruciate Ligament Injury), Jorn Vancamp (Thigh Problems), Jarno Janssen (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Justin Ogenia (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) will not be able to play for FC Eindhoven gaffer Ernie Brandts.
Team News: FC Dordrecht
Dordrecht manager Harry van den Ham has to choose from a squad that has some fitness concerns. Matthew Bondswell (Knock), Kevin Jansen (Corona virus) and Julius Bliek (Ill) will miss out on this game.
It’s looking like FC Dordrecht will have to play really well to be scoring even one goal against a FC Eindhoven outfit who seem set to dominate proceedings.
We’re tipping a convincing 3-0 winning margin for FC Eindhoven at the end of the 90 minutes.
What are the top odds for the game?
In terms of the bookies’ odds in the win-draw-win market, backing FC Eindhoven can be had for 1.444, going for a draw is 5.05 and betting on a victory for FC Dordrecht comes in at 7.5. These are the top market prices available at this very moment.