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Eredivisie: Feyenoord vs NEC Nijmegen – Prediction, Stats & Odds

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Discover the latest pro tips, top stats, predictions and odds for the Eredivisie game between Feyenoord and NEC Nijmegen.

The Eredivisie game at de Kuip on Sunday sees visitors NEC Nijmegen facing home side Feyenoord.

Feyenoord are placed second in the Eredivisie standings with 38 points after 16 matches. NEC Nijmegen occupy a position as eighth with 21 points.


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Feyenoord Form

Feyenoord took six points from their last three matches, but started by losing 2-1 against Celtic. They responded by beating Heracles 0-4 and followed that up by winning 2-1 against FC Utrecht. Feyenoord won five of their last six Eredivisie matches at de Kuip, scoring 18 and conceding five along the way. They lost once but didn’t draw a single match.

NEC Nijmegen Form

NEC Nijmegen look fabulous with three wins on the trot, starting against PEC Zwolle, who got outclassed in a 1-3 win. A 4-1 win over Fortuna Sittard followed before the away team thrashed GVVV Veenendaal 1-6. NEC Nijmegen, meanwhile, won twice, while they’ve drawn three and lost one in their last six away in the Eredivisie.

Feyenoord vs NEC Nijmegen Stats

Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Feyenoord and NEC Nijmegen. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.

  • Feyenoord have scored in 21 of the last 22 matches
  • Feyenoord have scored in the last 11 home matches in a row
  • In 11 of the last 13 Feyenoord matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Feyenoord have won 9 of the last 11 home matches
  • In 9 of the last 11 Feyenoord home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In the last 12 matches in a row Nijmegen played, both teams scored
  • Nijmegen have scored in 23 of the last 24 matches
  • Nijmegen have conceded in the last 12 matches in a row
  • Nijmegen have lost the last 4 matches in a row and both teams scored at the same time
  • In 7 of the last 8 away matches Nijmegen played, both teams scored

Feyenoord vs NEC Nijmegen – Players in Form

When looking for in-form players to find the target, some interesting names are popping up in both teams. Santiago Gimenez brings great form to the table, as he is now on five goals in six games. Surely, Feyenoord will start him against NEC Nijmegen, who also have some appealing names to consider. Not least Magnus Mattsson, who notched up three goals in his past three games.

Feyenoord vs NEC Nijmegen Betting Tips

Full-time result

Feyenoord have beaten NEC Nijmegen in six consecutive home league meetings. In all competitions, Feyenoord won eight of their previous 10 outings on home soil. They lost two as well, whilst visitors NEC Nijmegen won five of their last 10 matches away from home. They drew three and lost two.

Both teams to score

Feyenoord scored the first goal of the match in five of their previous ten games. NEC Nijmegen scored the opening goal in seven of the last ten away from home. Both teams have scored in the last 10 NEC Nijmegen games in the Eredivisie. The visitors failed to keep a single clean sheet in their last 10 games, while Feyenoord fought their way to two clean sheets. Feyenoord also scored in 13 consecutive league meetings with NEC Nijmegen.

Total goals

Feyenoord scored at least one goal in their last 15 Eredivisie fixtures. There were over 2.5 goals scored in eight of Feyenoord’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They scored an average of 1.9 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals were scored in eight of the ten most recent games across all tournaments for NEC Nijmegen. They performed an average of 2.9 goals in these. NEC Nijmegen conceded a goal in their last 10 Eredivisie matches.

Match predictions: Feyenoord vs NEC Nijmegen

To sum up, the upcoming match between Feyenoord and NEC Nijmegen seems to be a good betting opportunity.

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