Fighting to escape the return to the Second Division, the Grafschap will open on Friday, March 1, the twenty-fourth of the 34 rounds scheduled for the Dutch Championship in its 2018/2019 season. Your opponent will be Den Haag, who is accommodated in the middle of the leaderboard. The venue will be the De Vijverberg stadium in Doetinchem. The start is scheduled for 16h (Brasília time).
With 21 points (six wins, three draws and 14 losses), the Grafschap occupies the seventeenth – penultimate – placing on the Eredivisie standings table. The difference for the Zwolle, fifteenth and first out of the sticking region, is four points. It is the same margin that has in the comparison with the Breda, lantern of the dispute.In the Dutch Championship, there is a difference between the positions in the relegation zone. Only the thinner in the last of the three positions of the Z3 falls directly to Second Division. The two other teams still have the chance to avoid the decline in the playoffs.Of course it is not an ideal situation, but a palliative in case of not achieving success in the main objective. Grafschap’s client performance numbers, however, allow the towel not to be thrown. In this respect, the team figures as the 12th best of the Eredivisie. Of the 36 points he played in his stadium, he won 16 (five wins, one draw and six losses) having scored 20 goals and suffered the same number of goals.For the match that opens the 24th round of the tournament, Grafschap’s only concussion problem is with striker Stef Nijland (12 performances in the 2018/2019 Dutch Championship, two goals). A groin injury suffered at the end of January took him out of the last five games. It depends on a new assessment that will determine if you can return to the lawns. However, even if you receive the green light, it is most likely to be listed on the reservation bank.
Den Haag was shot down by Ajax on Sunday, February 24. Playing at home, he even went ahead on the scoreboard. But it showed great defensive fragility when it had to contain the Amsterdam team, which when it decided to impose a stronger pace not only turned the marker without major difficulties as it established the rout of 5 to 1.With 27 points (seven wins, six draws and ten losses), the team is in twelfth place on the leaderboard. You can not yet declare yourself free of the threat of demotion. After all, the difference for FC Emmen, sixteenth place and first in Z3, is only three points.However, it has been maintaining a more regular scoring pattern. As a visitor, for example, it presents the tenth best performance of the Eredivisie. Of the 33 points that played away from their dominions, won 12 (three wins, three draws and five losses) having scored 18 goals and suffered 24.His medical problems are in greater numbers for this Friday’s meeting. Giovanni Troupee (19 matches in the 2018/2019 edition of the Dutch Championship, one goal) are in the infirmary; midfielder Erik Falkenburg (15 matches, two goals); and attackers Ricardo Kishna (still without performances) and Melvyn Lorenzen (18 games, two goals).
History of the bouts between Grafschap vs Den Haag
The teams have not played official matches since the 2015/2016 season until they have met again in the same division. For the first round of the Eredivisie 2018/2019 edition, the duel was in the goalless draw.
Football Prediction of the Day Grafschap vs Den Haag
Having the possibility of playing at home against a team shaken by a thrashing and with important embezzlements, the Graffschap has the prognosis in his victory as the best option of guess for the meeting that opens on Friday the schedule of the twenty-fourth round of the Dutch Championship season 2018/2019.
Bet Tips: Grafschap win