AZ Alkmaar vs ADO Den Haag
Dutch Eredivisie, Season 2017/18
Date: Saturday, 19th August 2017
Kick off at 18:45 UK/ 19:45 CET
Venue: AFAS Stadion.
After a bad start for both of the teams, in the 2nd round of the Eredivise AZ Alkmaar is hosting ADO Den Haag at AFAS Stadion.
The season opening match brought 0 points to AZ Alkmaar. They played away against PSV and lost 3 – 2. Even though dos Santos scored the first goal and they took the lead, 3 goals from PSV followed. At the end, AZ Alkmaar at least managed to reduce the goal difference thanks to Weghort.
ADO Den Haag
Just like AZ Alkmaar, ADO Den Haag has also gotten off to a bad start. Their first match was at home against Utrecht. ADO Den Haag didn’t have a fighting chance in that duel. They were defeated 0 – 3 and are without points currently.
AZ Alkmaar vs ADO Den Haag: Head to head
AZ Alkmaar is the absolute winner of the head to head duels. They won 17 of the total 28 encounters. Last time they squared off was in March and AZ won 4-0. On average, there have been more than 3 goals per their encounter.
AZ Alkmaar vs ADO Den Haag: Prediction
Because of the disappointing beginning of the season, both teams are going to fight hard for the win. Still, AZ Alkmaar is definitely the favourite in this match. With ADO Den Haag being the underdog, and thus having nothing to lose, goals on both side of the pitch are to be expected.