The Eerste Divisie match at De Herdgang on Tuesday sees home side Jong PSV take to the field against NEC.
Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for Jong PSV v NEC are shown on this page including the latest game odds.
Jong PSV will be hoping to bounce back here following a 5-1 Eerste Divisie defeat in their last game at the hands of FC Volendam.
The only name on the scoresheet from Jong PSV was Mathias Kjølø (82'). Francesco Antonucci (49'), Boy Deul (67', 77'), Mulattieri (80') and Giannis Iatroudis (90') scored for FC Volendam.
It has been seldom in recent times that Jong PSV have shown defensive steel. The facts show that Rood-witten have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 matches, letting in 11 goals on the way.
Coming into this clash, Jong PSV have not emerged victorious against NEC in their last 6 league matches.
NEC will go into the clash after a 1-4 Eerste Divisie win with the eclipse of Jong Utrecht in their most recent game.
For NEC, goals were scored by Jonathan Okita (15'), Bart van Rooij (66'), Souffian El Karouani (81') and Terell Ondaan (82'). Hicham Acheffay (11') was the scorer for Jong Utrecht.
Indicating their bias toward high-scoring encounters, goals have been celebrated 21 times in the prior six matches in which NEC have taken to the pitch, giving a mean average of 3.5 goals per clash. Opposition teams have got 6 of those goals. We will just have to see whether or not that trend will be sustained into this next match.
Heading into this contest, NEC haven’t been beaten by Jong PSV when having played them away from home in the previous 2 league games.
Head to head
Delving into past results between these clubs stretching back to 09/02/2015 tells us that these fixtures have been a source of anguish for Jong PSV. They have not managed to get themselves any wins at all while NEC have been superior, running out winners in 67 per cent of those games played.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too – 27 overall at an average of 4.5 goals per match.
Team News: Jong PSV
Jong PSV boss Peter Uneken will be grateful to have no fitness concerns at all ahead of this game owing to a completely healthy group ready to go.
Team News: NEC
Thanks to a mainly available squad, there’s just the one fitness issue for the NEC gaffer Rogier Meijer to contend with. Mathias De Wolf (Back Injury) won’t be playing here.
We’re inclined to think that Jong PSV will manage to score a goal against this NEC team, although one goal may not prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We’ve gone for a 1-2 winning margin for NEC at the end of the 90 minutes. Should be a good one.
What are the top odds for the game?
Looking at the bookies’ prices in the 90 min. result market, backing Jong PSV is best priced at 4.15, a bet on a drawn result is 4 & betting on the winner to be NEC comes in at 1.78. These are the best of the prices on offer at this very moment.