Eredivisie fixture prediction and match guide for the NEC vs SC Cambuur scrap

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Competition: Netherlands Eredivisie
Competition: Fri 26.November
Match begins: 19:00 (UTC)
Venue: Goffertstadion (12500 seats)

Closing in on the top clubs is on the list when these mid-table clubs duel. Both are aiming to better their league table position, NEC in 8th and SC Cambuur in 7th position.

Insights:
  • NEC have won significantly more corners at home than away.
  • SC Cambuur have conceded at least twice as many corners as they have won.

Both participants have had enough rest since their previous effort on the pitch. Let's hope for an active fixture!

This ground has the surface grass, unlike SC Cambuur's home stadium. The latest 22 games by the away side on grass have given 13 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses.

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NEC form and stats

When playing at home in the Eredivisie, NEC have managed 2 wins, 2 draws and suffered 2 defeats from 6 games.

NEC manager R. Meijer and his team return home after a 1-1 draw away versus AZ (placed 12th) in the Eredivisie. The NEC goalkeeper Mattijs Branderhorst was crucial in the match against AZ last time out, making six saves. Midfielder Jordy Bruijn was the best player on the team with a rating of 7.8 (out of ten) in that game. Bruijn scored one goal, hit one key pass and dribled past the opponent 3 of 3 times.

The spoils were shared after 90 minutes before that, a home game that ended 1-1 versus SC Heerenveen.

The NEC fans would probably like to see some more goals scored at their own stadium in the league, the tally being 6 in 6 matches. NEC have only conceded 5 from their league home games. For more goal stats, check the Statistics tab above.

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SC Cambuur form and stats

As the visiting team in Eredivisie matches, SC Cambuur have produced an overall stat of 3-0-3 so far. Cambuur love their trips these days, as their two previous away games have resulted in victories.

The supporters enjoyed SC Cambuur's previous game versus FC Utrecht (placed 4th), a Eredivisie 2-1 win played at home. Jamie Jacobs got a match rating of 8.1 in that game, top player of the team. Jacobs scored one goal, served one assist and hit two key passes.

Prior to that result Cambuur won their away game at PEC Zwolle. The scoreline was 2-1.

Scoring goals is the main ingredient in creating success in football, and not only at home. So far Cambuur have scored 8 goals in 6 league games away. People interested in "over 2,5 goals" betting will like to know that SC Cambuur concede an average of more than 2,5 goals per away match all on their own.

Head 2 Head

H2H stats regardless of arena (last ten matches): NEC two wins, five draws and SC Cambuur three victories. As for goals, four matches ended with three or more goals (over 2,5), six games had two or less.

Top Goalscorers

NECJ. Okita
J. Okita
4 goals
NECA. Akman
A. Akman
4 goals
SC CambuurJ. Jacobs
J. Jacobs
4 goals

NEC missing players

SC Cambuur missing players

NEC SC Cambuur
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs mid Away Total
13 6 2 Played P 0 6 13
5 2 0 Won W 0 3 7
4 2 2 Drew D 0 0 0
4 2 0 Lost L 0 3 6
17 6 1 Scored S 0 8 23
19 5 1 Conceded C 0 15 27
92% 83% 50% Over 0.5 O 0.5 0% 100% 100%
77% 67% 50% Over 1.5 O 1.5 0% 67% 85%
46% 33% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 0% 67% 77%
23% 0% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 50% 46%
15% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 33% 31%
46% 17% 50% BTTS BTTS 0% 33% 62%
31% 50% 50% Clean Sheets C S 0% 33% 23%
31% 50% 50% Failed to Score F T 0% 33% 15%
 
3.8 6 10.5 Corners for (avg) C F 0 2.5 3.2
6.2 5 4 Corners against (avg) C A 0 7.3 6.9
1.6 1.3 0.5 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 0 1.5 1.4
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 1
 
10.8 14.5 19.5 Shots (avg) S ( 0 10.3 11.2
4.2 5.5 6 Shots on Target (avg) S O 0 4.2 4.6
31% 18% 8% Goal Efficiency G E 0% 32% 38%
 
16.3 13.8 13.5 Shots against (avg) S A 0 16.5 15
4.7 3.5 3 Shots on Target against (avg) S O 0 6 5.7
Key stats in Eredivisie this season:
  • NEC have won significantly more corners at home than away.
  • SC Cambuur have conceded at least twice as many corners as they have won.
  • SC Cambuur have won significantly less corners away then at home.
  • SC Cambuur haven’t played a single 0-0 game.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Ajax 13 9 3 1 42 2 7 5 1 1 27 1 6 4 2 0 15 1 40 30
2 PSV 13 10 0 3 33 20 7 6 0 1 21 11 6 4 0 2 12 9 13 30
3 Feyenoord 12 9 1 2 31 13 6 5 1 0 17 6 6 4 0 2 14 7 18 28
4 FC Utrecht 13 7 2 4 28 16 6 5 1 0 21 6 7 2 1 4 7 10 12 23
5 Vitesse 13 7 1 5 14 21 6 2 1 3 7 12 7 5 0 2 7 9 -7 22
6 FC Twente 13 6 3 4 20 18 6 3 2 1 8 5 7 3 1 3 12 13 2 21
7 SC Cambuur 13 7 0 6 23 27 7 4 0 3 15 12 6 3 0 3 8 15 -4 21
8 NEC 13 5 4 4 17 19 6 2 2 2 6 5 7 3 2 2 11 14 -2 19
9 Willem II 13 5 3 5 16 22 6 3 1 2 6 10 7 2 2 3 10 12 -6 18
10 SC Heerenveen 13 5 2 6 16 20 7 3 0 4 10 13 6 2 2 2 6 7 -4 17
11 Go Ahead Eagles 13 5 2 6 17 23 7 4 0 3 12 9 6 1 2 3 5 14 -6 17
12 AZ 12 5 1 6 23 19 5 3 1 1 14 7 7 2 0 5 9 12 4 16
13 Heracles 12 4 2 6 14 17 7 4 1 2 10 8 5 0 1 4 4 9 -3 14
14 FC Groningen 13 3 5 5 12 19 6 1 4 1 5 4 7 2 1 4 7 15 -7 14
15 RKC Waalwijk 13 2 5 6 14 22 7 2 1 4 5 11 6 0 4 2 9 11 -8 11
16 Sparta Rotterdam 13 2 4 7 11 20 7 1 3 3 6 10 6 1 1 4 5 10 -9 10
17 Fortuna Sittard 12 2 3 7 14 28 6 2 1 3 7 15 6 0 2 4 7 13 -14 9
18 PEC Zwolle 13 1 1 11 7 26 6 1 1 4 3 7 7 0 0 7 4 19 -19 4

Read more about Eredivisie

The Eredivisie is the highest level of professional football in the Netherlands. 18 teams play two fixtures against each other to form the final league table and decide which team wins the Dutch national championship. The phrase Eredivisie translates to “Honour Division”. The “big three” in Dutch football are Ajax, PSV and Feyenoord.