PEC Zwolle vs FC Utrecht
Netherland – Eredivisie.
Date: Sunday, 3rd February 2019
Kick-off at 13.30 UK/ 14.30 CET
Venue: MAC³PARK Stadion (Zwolle).
The Blauwvingers have got a daunting task in their upcoming match against FC Utrecht. The history between these two sides has always ended in the favor of away team.
Jaap Stam and his troops will be hoping that their current run of 2 back-to-back winning streak to continue.
Zwolle plays possessional football and use full width of the field to gain control of the game. Jaap Stam likes to constantly rotate the first eleven and give chance to younger players.
The hosts are good at protecting the lead once they open the score sheet. Finishing in front of the goal has been their problem, scoring 1.07 goals per games.
Team from Utrecht has been on a downfall losing 3 games in a trot. Some misfortunes and error in passing in the final third has led to their majority of losses.
However, they often play an attacking game right from the start and take chances from the mid-field. They recorded 1.5 goals per games and high percentage on shot on target this season itself.
PEC Zwolle vs FC Utrecht Head-to-head (h2h)
Previous 10 matches away side lead 7 to nil in all competition.
2 or more goals has been scored by either of the teams in last 7 meetings.
At MAC³PARK Stadion Utrecht lead 2 to nil in last 5 encounters.
PEC Zwolle last won a match against their opponent in 2015.
PEC Zwolle vs FC Utrecht Prediction
The attacking options for the home team is limited and it is concern for them. At the same time, Utrecht have been doing well in this tie. So, they don’t want to spoil any chances and use this opportunity to be back in the winning ways.
Certainly, away team possess more quality and strength compared to the opposition. This will be enough for them to cross the winning line.
The home side has conceded goals in important moments of the matches. The forward players of the away team have the quality to breach this defense. As the history of these two suggest the away team will have upper hand and score goals in this tie.
PEC Zwolle vs FC Utrecht Betting Tips
Utrecht to Win @ 2.20 (6/5)
Utrecht to Score Exactly 2 Goals @ 12.00 (11/1).