Ace Football previews the last-16 tie between the Netherlands and the Czech Republic in Euro 2020 and offers betting tips, the best odds, and form guides.
Netherlands welcome Czech Republic for a clash in the European Championship at Puskas Arena in Budapest this coming Sunday.
The Dutch enter Euro 2020 as number 16 in the FIFA world rankings, thus signifying the gap between these teams as Czech Republic come here with a ranking of number 40.
Maximum points in their opening three games allowed Netherlands to win Group C and leave fans optimistic of a first title since 1988. The Czech Republic, meanwhile, qualified for the knockout stages with a 3rd-place finish in Group D.
Stats and Analysis
The Netherlands boast splendid stats in their last 10 internationals. Frank de Boer’s side hit the target 2.9 times on average per game in all competitions, scoring 29 goals along the way. They conceded a total of 10 goals, an average of 1 goal per game, as they held on for a clean sheet in 5 of those matches.
The Czech Republic, on the other hand, have hit the target 1.6 times on average per game in all competitions, scoring 16 goals along the way. They conceded a total of 11 goals, an average of 1.1 goal per game, as they held on for a clean sheet in 3 of those matches.
Stats and facts for Netherlands and Czech Republic.
Fun stats Netherlands
- Netherlands has won the last 4 matches in a row;
- Netherlands unbeaten the last 9 matches in a row;
- Netherlands has won the last 4 matches in a row at home;
- Netherlands has won in the last 8 of 9 matches.
Fun stats Czech Republic
- Czech Republic scored in the last 8 of 10 matches;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Czech Republic’s last 4 of 6 matches;
- Czech Republic conceded in the last 6 of 8 matches;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Czech Republic’s last 4 matches in the row.
The Dutch keep on winning.
Netherlands keep brushing aside all resistance claiming yet another win to their collection last time out.
In their last 3 matches, Frank de Boer’s side managed to win 3-2 against Ukraine, followed by a 2-0 win against Austria. Their most recent match brought a 3-0 win against Macedonia.
Czech Republic in nice flow.
Results have been on par, so to speak, for the Czech Republic in recent weeks as results have been as expected, whether positive or negative.
In their last 3 matches, Jaroslav Silhavy’s men earned a 2-0 win over Scotland, followed by a 1-1 draw with Croatia. Their most recent match brought a 1-0 defeat against England.
Netherlands v Czech Republic Fixture History
When these two nations last faced off against each other, Czech Republic ended up taking all 3 points in a 2-3 victory.
Netherlands enter the match against Czech Republic with a 3-1-4 record in their previous 10 encounters in the European Championship.
Memphis Depay arrives at the Euro 2020 very keen to continue the momentum he has built up in his last 6 internationals for Netherlands. Scoring 7 goals in half a dozen matches is a decent output.
It is hard to look past Patrik Schick when searching for a goalscorer for Czech Republic. Scoring 4 in half a dozen matches is a decent output.