(16 Mar 2018)
Excelsior – Den Haag
Excelsior welcomes Den Haag in a match of the 28th round of the Dutch Eredivisie.
Excelsior: The hosts are in the 10th position in the league, after 10 wins, 5 draws and 12 losses, the home team is in the 11th position with 35 points won so far. In the previous round, they have won (2-3) against Venlo in an away match. Carried on their exceptional away performance from the last match, Excelsior can leapfrog Den Haag with a victory here.
Den Haag: The away team is currently taking the 8th position of the table, with 36 points won, after 10 wins, 6 draws and 11 losses. They head into this game after a defeat (0-2) lost against NAC Breda in a home match. Also, Den Haag has failed to win any of their last 3 matches while they are winless in 6 away games in Eredivisie.
Conclusion: Although Excelsior boasts the better recent form, these sides have been evenly matched across the season. They are separated by a single point and have an almost identical goal difference. Of 13 Eredivisie encounters, both teams scored in every one of those games. Also, there were 3 or more goals scored in 8 of their last 9 mutual meetings in all competitions. Therefore, we can expect another high-scoring match.
Head To Head Stats:
|15.10.17||ERE||Den Haag||Excelsior||1 : 2|
|05.08.17||CF||Den Haag||Excelsior||1 : 0|
|14.05.17||ERE||Den Haag||Excelsior||4 : 1|
|19.08.16||ERE||Excelsior||Den Haag||1 : 2|
|14.02.16||ERE||Excelsior||Den Haag||2 : 4|