FC Groningen vs Willem II
Date: Friday, 20th Friday 2017
Kick-off at 19:00 UK/ 20:00 CET
Venue: Noordlease Stadion, Groningen.
Groningen preserved their unbeaten run at home with a 1-1 draw against AZ Alkmaar last week. They team has now picked 2 wins and 3 draws from their 5 home games this season. But, this didn’t help them in achieving anything substantial with the three away games resulting in defeats.
This has been the case in previous seasons as well as the team picking a vast majority of their points at their home turf, while remaining completely anonymous on the road.
It seem to be a trouble campaign is on the cards for Willem II as they find themselves in the relegation zone. The only managed to keep their Eredivisie status by a narrow margin last season and the same is about to repeat this time as well.
Willem lost 6 of their 8 games so far, conceding a massive 19 goals. It will be worth to note that 12 of those goals were let in from their 4 away games this season.
Groningen vs Willem II: Head-to-head
Willem are unbeaten in the last three meetings with Groningen with a win and 2 draws. The current streak came on the back-end of Groningen’s dominance where they won 7 and drew 1 from 8 games.
Meantime, Groningen haven’t lost a home game to Willem in 14 years, a steak of 11 games with 7 wins and 4 draws.
Groningen vs Willem II: Prediction
Willem are in extreme poor shape whereas Groningen are holding firm at home. Thus, there is little doubt that this one will go down easily into the throat of the hosts.
Groningen vs Willem II: Bet Tips
FT – Groningen to win for 1.95 must be a banker.
A decent alternate is Groningen to score at least twice for 1.83 odds.
Value is in backing Groningen to win with Both Teams Scoring for 3.70 odds.
The best option for any-time goalscorer is Mahi Mimoun for home side priced at 2.10 odds.
- All Match Odds courtesy of Unibet