Groningen vs Go Ahead Eagles
Date: Sunday, 18th December 2016,
Kick-Off at 13:30 UK,
Venue: Euroborg (Groningen).
Bottom placed GO Ahead Eagles will be looking for a way out of their current misery when they travel to face Groningen at Noordlease Stadion on Sunday.
The Eagles’ woes continued last week as they lost again on the road at Eindhoven against PSV. The defeat extended their losing streak to 4 games consecutively. w
With just a win in their last 8 league games, the Eagles are rooted in the 18th spot with 11 points.
Meanwhile, Groningen have been enjoying a good form recently. Except for the defeat at Amsterdam against Ajax 2 weeks ago, they have been on a winning streak. Groningen have won 3 of their last 5 league games, they have lost 1 and drawn 1. They are in the 9th spot in the league table with 19 points and are 5 points below the playoff spot. Groningen will hope to win this game to continue their good form.
Groningen vs Go Ahead Eagles: Head to Head Statistics
GO Ahead Eagles have been lagging behind in their previous meetings, they have lost 8 of their 14 games to Groningen. Eagles have only won 3 games against Groningen and drawn 3.
At Noordlease Stadion, Groningen have list just once to Eagles, they have drawn once and won 5 times. Furthermore, Groningen are unbeaten in their last 6 games against Eagles with 5 wins and a draw.
Groningen vs GO Ahead Eagles: Prediction
Putting every stats and records into consideration, Groningen are the favourites in this game. They should have no problem winning this fixture in front of their fans.
The Eagles may still have to endure another defeat if they don’t step up their game. They have to concentrate on their defense as they are among the highest conceding teams, having conceded 28 goals.
Groningen vs Go Ahead Eagles: Bet Tips
Groningen to win at 1.54 (6/11)
0ver 2.5 goals at 1.72 (5/7).