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Netherlands vs England – Match Preview

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The BVB Stadion Dortmund is set to host a thrilling European Championship semi-final between the Netherlands and England on Tuesday, July 10th. The match kicks off at 19:00 GMT. With a spot in the EURO final at stake, both teams are ready to give their all. England is slightly favored by bookmakers with odds of 2.50, while the Netherlands follows closely at 3.20. It promises to be a closely fought battle for European supremacy.

Netherlands – Form

The Netherlands’ recent performances have been a mix of victories and a setback. They achieved a 2:1 win over Turkey on July 6, 2024, thanks to Stefan de Vrij and an own goal by Mert Muldur. Before this, they enjoyed a 3:0 victory against Romania. However, their winning streak was interrupted by a 2:3 loss to Austria, despite goals from Cody Gakpo and Memphis Depay. These outcomes were as expected by bookmakers.

England – Form

England has shown resilience and faced some challenges in their recent matches. They won against Switzerland in the European Championship Quarter Finals on July 6, 2024, after a penalty shootout. The match ended 1:1 in regulation time, with Bukayo Saka scoring the equalizer. Before this, they drew 1:1 with Denmark and had a goalless match against Slovenia. These results matched bookmaker predictions.

Netherlands – England – Head to Head

The last match between these teams was on June 6, 2019. The Netherlands won 3:1 in the UEFA Nations League A. In their last 8 matches, the Netherlands has won 3 times, and England once, with 4 draws. In the last 5 encounters, both teams scored in 4 matches. The Netherlands has been strong, not losing in 8 of their last 9 matches against England. However, they have conceded in their last 5 games against England.

Netherlands – England – Standings

The upcoming match at BVB Stadion Dortmund marks a fresh start for both teams. In the European Championship semi-final, past performances don’t count. What matters is the upcoming 90 minutes. Both teams have fought hard to reach this stage. The bookmakers slightly favor England at 2.50, but in such a crucial match, anything can happen.

Netherlands vs England – Top scorers

The Netherlands’ attack is led by Wout Weghorst and Donyell Malen, with 4 goals each in the European Championship. Cody Gakpo has also contributed 3 goals. Virgil van Dijk and Memphis Depay have each scored twice, showing the team’s varied attacking options.

For England, midfielder Jude Bellingham has scored 4 goals. Harry Kane has added 3 goals, proving his scoring ability. Trent Alexander-Arnold and Cole Palmer, along with Bukayo Saka, have each scored twice, highlighting England’s balanced attack.

Netherlands vs England – Full-Time Betting

Bookmakers favor England with odds of 2.50, against 3.20 for the Netherlands and 2.90 for a draw. The Netherlands has a strong recent record, not losing 14 of their last 16 away matches. They have also won 9 of their last 11 matches. Their head-to-head record against England is favorable, with 3 wins in the last 8 matches. England’s injuries could impact the outcome, despite the neutral venue.

Alternative betting options include “halftime-fulltime” with odds of 4.00 for a Netherlands lead turning into a win. The “draw-no-bet” market offers a safety net for Netherlands backers at 2.10. The “double-chance” market, with odds of 1.50 for a Netherlands win or draw, appeals to cautious bettors.

Netherlands vs England – Over/Under Betting

The Over/Under market suggests a game with fewer goals, reflecting in the odds. “Over 2.5” goals is at 2.62, while “Under 2.5” goals is at 1.50. Considering both teams’ defensive solidity and historical encounters, “Under 2.5” goals at 1.50 is an attractive option for those expecting a close match.

Netherlands vs England – BTTS Betting

Bookmakers set the odds at 2.10 for both teams to score and 1.667 for at least one team not to score. Historical data shows both teams scoring in 4 of their last 5 matches. The Netherlands has been consistent in scoring, while England has shown a strong defense. The “BTTS: Yes” at 2.10 offers value, but “BTTS: No” at 1.667 might be safer, considering England’s recent form.

Netherlands vs England – Prediction