Utrecht vs Graafschap
Netherlands – Eredivisie
Date: Sunday, 25 November 2018
Kick-off at 13.30 UK/ 14.30 CET
Venue: Stadion Galgenwaard (Utrecht).
FC Utrecht, currently just a spot below the European qualification positions, just because of their inferior goal difference, takes on Graafschap, a team which has realistic expectations of relegation at the end of the season. The match takes place at the Galgenwaard.
Utrecht lost their away tie last weekend against another of the top teams in the league, Vitesse. The match was closely contested, and at several moments in the game, Utrecht threatened to take points off the hosts. Vitesse was lucky to get the three points. The scoreline read 2-1 at the end of ninety minutes.
Graafschap had the misfortune of hosting PSV last weekend, and as expected, the hosts were destroyed by the potential champions. The final scoreline was 1-4. The hosts would have found solace that they were able to score a goal against the best defensive team in the whole league.
Utrecht vs Graafschap Head-to-head (h2h)
- Utrecht has recorded 12 wins against Graafschap while losing only three.
- FC Utrecht has lost only one of their last eight games. The remaining seven games were unbeaten in a row, and it also included six wins.
- Graafschap is on a losing run of three matches and has lost five of their last six ties.
- Utrecht is on a five-match winning run at home.
- Graafschap is winless in their last seven away matches in a row.
Utrecht vs Graafschap Prediction
The hosts walk into this match with sky-high confidence to take the available three points. The head-to-head ties have been absolutely dominated by FC Utrecht so far. They have recorded 12 wins against this opponent and has lost only thrice.
FC Utrecht has also lost only one of their last eight games. Six of those were wins. At home, they have been even better recently. Five wins in a row is their most recent stat, and it is ongoing. Whereas, Graafschap is on a streak of seven winless matches on the road.
At present, Graafschap is going through a run of three losing matches.
FC Utrecht will easily win this match. They will see out both the halves easily. The winning margin will be more than two.
Utrecht vs Graafschap Betting Tips
Half Time/ Full Time: Utrecht/ Utrecht @ 1.75 (3/4)
EH: (-1 for Utrecht) ; Utrecht to win @ 1.60 (3/5).