Utrecht and Heerenveen meet at Stadion Galgenwaard, in a match for the 4th round of the Eredivisie. In this stadium, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which registers 6 wins and 1 draw in the last 7 matches. In fact, the last time these two teams played a match at this stadium was on 20‑08‑2020, in a match for the Friendlies which ended with the victory of Utrecht by (4‑1). In this game the home factor may be decisive, as Utrecht present considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor.
The home team is currently in 7th position, with 4 points won, after 1 victory and 1 draw. In the penultimate match, they tied in an away match against VVV by (1‑1). In the last match, they won at home against RKC Waalwijk by (3‑1). This is a stronger team with the support of its fans, since in the last 30 games it has registered 6 wins, 6 draws and 3 losses as a visitor; against 12 wins and 3 losses in his stadium. In their last 10 home matches Utrecht has recorded 8 wins and 2 losses. His attack has scored regularly, as he has scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches. In their home matches there is a tendency for goals, since 10 of the last 13 matches have ended with Over 2,5 goals.
Utrecht are coming off an excellent victory in the last game and should go all out for Heerenveen, trying to dominate the game, with ball possession, defensive security and attack strength. The challenge will be tough, with two strong teams looking for ways to nullify the opponent, score the goal and win the victory. Showdown that promises to be good football.
After 3 victories, the visiting team is currently in 2nd position, with 9 points won. In their last match, they beat VVV at home by (1‑0), after having won away in the previous match, in a match against Fortuna Sittard, by (1‑3). This is a team that presents similar results at home and away, so it is not usually affected by the home factor, since in the last 30 games it has recorded 6 wins, 1 draw and 8 losses as a visitor; against 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses in his stadium. In the last 10 away matches for all competitions, Heerenveen won 3 and lost 7. Their defense has not been very strong, since they have conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, but their attack has scored regularly, already who have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 games. In their away matches there is a tendency for goals, since 13 of the last 16 matches have ended with Over 2,5 goals.
Heerenveen’s team started the competition very well. It takes three wins in a row and the leadership of the Dutch Championship, along with Ajax. In this match they try to maintain their good performance, in a match that promises to be complicated, however, they must have two clubs committed to victory, who will present modern football, trying to control the match in the middle of the field. Heerenveen is one of the candidates for the title and wants to show their collective strength.