Saturday at 20:45, Heracles will receive the visit of Den Haag in a match that counts for the fifth round of Eredivisie.
None of the teams had a good start to the championship, Heracles occupying 13th place with 4 points, Den Haag positioning itself on 16, with one point less. In the two matches played at home, host band lost Zwolle, score 1-3, winning a draw with PSV Eindhoven, 1-1. On the other hand, Den Haag lost the first away to newly promoted Go Ahead Eagles, 1-2. Now the second stage, the guests won with the same score, ahead of NAC Breda, all three goals coming in the last quarter of an hour, the guests scored the winning goal in the last minute of the game.
Both teams have one single scorer after 4 stages. It is, hosts about Duarte, with two successes, guest starring as the main marker on the van Duinen also with two goals. In the 8 matches played so far by the two teams in the championship were scored at least 3 goals. Many are however cases where, despite a favorable statistical evidence of a specific prediction, I saw coming out the other option of betting.
Last season, 10 goals were scored in the two direct confrontations, Den Haag beat 3-1 at home. The Polman Stadium, the arena of Heracles, the game has ended in a draw 3-3, the first of six goals is actually an own goal, these three being scored from the penalty spot. Moreover, in 6 of the last 7 direct confrontation of the stadium were scored at least 3 goals.