VOLENDAM. FC Utrecht beats FC Volendam 4-0 after playing a incredible match. T. Booth (15′), B. Dost (74′), S. van de Streek (84′) and C. Bozdogan (90′). FC Utrecht was truly superior in terms of ball possession (62%) and that was among the factors of its victory.
The match was played at the Kras Stadion stadium in Volendam on Saturday and it started at 4:30 pm local time. The referee was Sander van der Eijk who was helped by Mario Diks and Charl Schaap. The 4th official was Kevin Puts. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 10.3 degrees Celsius or 50.45 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 86%.
FC Utrecht was in firm control of the ball 62% while FC Volendam was struggling with a 38% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
FC Utrecht was more pushing with 41 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 7 were on target. This is one of the reasons why FC Utrecht won the encounter.
FC Volendam shot 11 times, 2 on target, 9 off target. Talking about the opposition, FC Utrecht shot 13 times, 7 on target, 6 off target.
FC Volendam received 1 yellow card (L. Zeefuik). Talking about the opposition, FC Utrecht received 1 yellow card (S. van de Streek).
After this contest, FC Volendam will stay with 6 points to remain in the 18th place. Talking about the opposition, FC Utrecht will have 24 points like Sparta Rotterdam to sit in the 7th place.
In the next match in the Eredivisie, FC Volendam will host RKC Waalwijk on the 14th of January with a 7-3 head to head record in favor of FC Volendam (4 draws).
FC Volendam – Formation
FC Volendam started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Wim Jonk decided to play with the following team: Filip Stanković, Brian Plat , Xavier Mbuyamba , Damon Mirani , Derry Murkin , Oskar Buur , Gaetano Oristanio , Carel Eiting , Bilal Ould-Chikh , Lequincio Zeefuik and Ibrahim El Kadiri .
The home team had on the bench: Imran Nazih, Benaissa Benamar, Daryl van Mieghem, Barry Lauwers, Jordi Blom, Dean James, Henk Veerman and Walid Ould-Chikh .
FC Volendam made 3 changes: O. Buur for W. Ould Chikh (46′), L. Zeefuik for H. Veerman (65′) and B. Plat for B. Benamar (65′).
Best player: Damon Mirani
The most impressive player for FC Volendam was Damon Mirani.
His rating iswith 48 passes (91% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 8.
FC Utrecht – Formation
FC Utrecht started with a 4-3-1-2 line-up (4-3-1-2).
Henk Fraser played with: Vasilis Barkas, Sean Klaiber , Mike Van der Hoorn , Modibo Sagnan , Mark van der Maarel , Luuk Brouwers , Jens Toornstra , Taylor Booth , Sander van de Streek , Bas Dost and Daishawn Redan .
They had on the bench: Amin Younes, Djevencio van der Kust, Othman Boussaid , Moussa Sylla, Hidde ter Avest, Naoki Maeda, Can Bozdoğan, Fabian De Keijzer and Calvin Raatsie.
FC Utrecht made 5 changes: T. Booth for O. Boussaid (56′), D. Redan for A. Younes (64′), S. Klaiber for H. ter Avest (90′), J. Toornstra for C. Bozdogan (90′) and S. van de Streek for N. Maeda (90′).
Best player: Sean Klaiber
As per our analysis, the most impressive player for FC Utrecht was Sean Klaiber even if he didn’t score any goal.
His rating iswith 48 passes (87% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 7 duels out of 9. He performed 5 crosses.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Eredivisie.