Groningen vs Vitesse Prediction & Match Preview

Groningen vs Vitesse
Dutch Eredivisie
Date: Saturday, 21 November 2020
Kick-Off at 19.00 UK
Venue: Hitachi Capital Mobility Stadium, Groningen.

The most anticipated Eredivisie match this Saturday is played between Groningen and Vitesse.

If form of the visitors doesn’t decline in upcoming weeks, they actually might be a serious candidate for the title this year.

Squad from Arnhem is currently sharing the top position with Ajax after collecting 21 points from eight matches.

They have been unstoppable throughout whole October, connecting five straight victories. Groningen are a tough team to beat though, especially at their venue.

Bookies are also expecting a narrow contest, offering 2.80 odds on home and 2.40 rate on the away win.

Groningen vs Vitesse Head-to-head

These two opponents had 56 head to head encounters so far. Vitesse were victorious in 23 occasions, while losing 19 games.

Stats are heavily going in favour of Groningen when it comes to duels played at this stadium though – 14 victories, seven draws and seven losses.

76 goals were scored in abovementioned matches, which averages 2.71 per duel.

Groningen vs Vitesse Prediction

Groningen are entering this encounter from solid 7th place with 13 points on their account. They are the only team which managed to beat the reigning champions Ajax Amsterdam in this brand new campaign.

Some of the other results and performances were highly questionable though, mostly the 0-3 loss to Twente.

Also, strikers have been very shy, scoring only nine goals in eight matches which is the lowest number in the last five years.

As for their opponents, Vitesse’s strengths lie both in offense and defense. They conceded only five goals so far, while bagging 17 goals.

Coach Thomas Letsch was praised for all the good work in the previous month.

Attacking duo is made of two youngsters, Lois Openda and Armando Broja. These two have scored eight goals total so far.

We expect them to be dangerous on Saturday as well and help Vitesse to continue the winning streak.

Groningen vs Vitesse Bet Tips

  • Away win @ 2.40
  • Over 2.5 goals @ 1.95.