Ace Football team offers the World Cup round of 16 match preview for Netherlands and USA who meet up this coming Saturday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest fixture stats and facts and a free betting tip for our readers.
The Netherlands are to battle against the USA in the round of 16 of the World Cup at Khalifa International Stadium this coming Saturday.
Having come this far in the World Cup, the Netherlands and the USA won’t budge without putting up a serious fight. We could be in for a long night at the Khalifa International Stadium this coming Saturday. Netherlands sit as number 8, while the USA enter their match as number 16 in the FIFA world ranking.
Form: Netherlands vs USA
In their last three matches, the Netherlands won 0-2 against Senegal before settling for a point in a 1-1 draw against Ecuador. They were back on top last time out, defeating Qatar 2-0. The Oranje were able to win seven of their previous 10 games across all tournaments, while drawing three of the games. They suffered defeat in zero of these outings.
The USA look solid currently after going three matches unbeaten, which started by drawing 1-1 against Wales. They followed that up by sharing the spoils with England in a 0-0 draw, before taking out Iran in a 0-1 win. The Yanks claimed a modest three wins from their previous 10 matches across all tournaments. They drew five of the games whilst losing two.
Betting facts for Netherlands and USA
Here are some stats and facts that might be useful for betting on the upcoming match between Netherlands and USA. The facts are based on the data from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all competitions.
- The Netherlands have not lost the last 18 matches in a row
- The Netherlands have scored in 30 of the last 31 matches
- The Netherlands have won 4 of the last 5 matches without conceding a goal
- In the last 5 Netherlands matches, the sum of goals was under 2.5
- The Netherlands have won 7 of the last 9 matches
- In 19 of the last 21 USA matches, the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In the last 6 USA matches, the sum of goals was under 2.5
- The USA have not lost 11 of the last 13 matches
- In 3 of the last 4 USA matches, the sum of goals was under 1.5
- The USA have not won 5 of the last 6 matches
Interesting players: Netherlands vs USA
Cody Gakpo has five strikes in six matches for the Netherlands, who will be relying on his services when clashing with the USA. The visitors are looking to Timothy Weah, who has provided his team with two goals.
Popular betting markets: Netherlands vs USA
In their last 10 matches across all tournaments, the Netherlands won seven times, drew three and lost zero times. The USA claimed three wins, drew five times and lost two in their last 10 games across all tournaments. The Netherlands have really struck gold when it comes to form, having not lost any of their previous 18 matches. Amazingly, they are on a streak of 11 home matches without defeat.
Both teams to score
The Netherlands scored the first goal of the game an impressive eight times out of the last ten games. Curiously, the USA only scored the match’s opening goal in two of the last ten away games. The Netherlands managed four wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches across all tournaments.
The Netherlands witnessed over 2.5 goals in four of their previous ten matches across all tournaments in which they averaged two goals a game. Over 2.5 goals appeared in two of the last ten matches that the USA played across all tournaments. They scored 1.1 times on average in the process. The Netherlands scored at least one goal in their last 18 matches.
Betting tip: Netherlands vs USA
Here we present a free betting tip for this World Cup match. The prediction is formed as a conclusion based on the abovementioned stats and facts for the Netherlands and USA.