Feyenoord vs FC Emmen
Date: Saturday, 01 February 2020
Kick-off at 18:45 UK/ 19:45 CET
Venue: De Kuip (Rotterdam).
Being winless in their league away games will certainly put FC Emmen in a vulnerable spot when facing Feyenoord at De Kuip.
- Feyenoord form: 20 matches – 10 wins – 7 draws – 3 losses – 37 points.
- FC Emmen form: 20 matches – 6 wins – 4 draws – 10 losses – 22 points.
Feyenoord is at the third spot while FC Emmen is at the 12th position in the league table with 15 points behind the host.
Feyenoord vs FC Emmen Head-to-head (h2h)
- The teams have met three times in 2018 and 2019 in recent times.
- The host is unbeaten in all three fixtures with a draw in it.
- At least four goals have been scored in total in each of the clashes.
- Their recent encounter ended in a 3-3 draw at Emmen.
Feyenoord vs FC Emmen Match preview
Feyenoord is looking for yet another promotion in the league this season. So far, their form has been appreciable as they have lost only three of their 20 appearances in the league. Also, Dick Advocaat has guided his team to a nine-game unbeaten streak in the campaign.
Apart from that, the host has lost only one of their previous 13 matches across major competitions including the Europa League matches. They lost to FC Porto with a 3-2 scoreline before getting eliminated from the tournament.
The Pride of the South will be confident returning to home after a victory on the road. They faced Heracles in their previous encounter which ended in favor of Feyenoord with a 2-3 score on the board.
FC Emmen hasn’t changed much from their previous season form. Dick Lukkien has marked four losses and three wins in their last ten matches under his supervision. Their poor away form has caused them some important points holding them back from the climb in the league table.
Emmen managed to take at least a point from their previous clash with Vitesse on the road. The match ended with a 1-1 scoreline and recorded their fourth draw in the campaign. Moreover, they will be facing another away game which will affect the players’ mentality.
Since the host is at a better stage in the league, we can expect Feyenoord to dominate in the game against a weaker away side like FC Emmen.
Feyenoord vs FC Emmen Prediction
Without much calculation, the punters can see that the most probable favorite to win is the home team in the clash. Looking at the difference between the two sides, Feyenoord is likely to win the game with a -1 handicap.
Along with that, there is a chance for the punters to put yet another safe bet in their pockets from the goal department. With Feyenoord’s winning streak in the league, there is a chance for producing over 2.5 goals in the match.
Here is how these predictions are backed up. Feyenoord is unbeaten against FC Emmen in all their h2h clashes until now. Also, the host had won with at least a three-goal margin when facing Emmen.
Besides, Feyenoord has lost only one of their ten home matches in the league so far. This shows that they have utilized their home ground advantage well in the campaign. Also, their prior home match against Heerenveen ended in favor of the host.
FC Emmen has not won any of their away games in the league until now. They are the worst away side in the contest with 8 losses and 2 draws so far. Also, the visitor is winless in their previous 11 away games across all major competitions.
Apart from that, Feyenoord has scored 2.2 goals per match in the league at home. In the meantime, FC Emmen has conceded an average of 2.5 goals per match in their away fixtures. Hence, the predictions mentioned earlier have more chances in the game considering these facts.
Feyenoord vs FC Emmen Betting tips
Feyenoord to win with a -1 handicap @ 1.66 (4/6).
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.40 (2/5).