FC Twente meets AZ in the KNVB Cup

FC Twente meets AZ in the KNVB Cup

In the KNVB Cup there are again plenty of beautiful soccer matches on the program this week. However, the most interesting match is the one between FC Twente and AZ. Both clubs are experiencing a fine period, in which many victories are recorded. In the previous round of the cup tournament FC Twente managed to stunt against Feyenoord, while AZ won relatively easily against Heracles Almelo. Which club can still dream of winning the cup after tonight?

FC Twente meets AZ

FC Twente concedes few goals against

FC Twente is in sixth place in the Eredivisie with 35 points. It is particularly striking that the club from Enschede has only collected 22 goals in the league, only Ajax and Feyenoord do better. FC Twente is nine consecutive unbeaten matches and managed to win seven of the nine games. By the way, you can place free bets on the our site. In the previous round of the cup the club won 2-1 against Feyenoord after extra time. At home, the statistics are also impressive. FC Twente lost only one of the last 10 home games and that was against NEC Nijmegen (1-2). Last weekend FC Twente won 2-0 against sc Heerenveen. Earlier this season FC Twente won 3-1 at home against AZ.

AZ's winning streak

AZ is in 5th place in the Eredivisie with also 35 points. The Alkmaar club has been on a strong run and has therefore been steadily rising in the rankings. The club's goal is to finish in the top 3 and the difference with Feyenoord (3rd place) is only four points. Although the team had to sacrifice a lot of quality in the summer break, there seems to be an upward trend. AZ have won their last nine games, including an away win at reigning Ajax (1-2). Last weekend they won narrowly 1-2 at Fortuna Sittard. AZ have won three of the last five away games at the Grolsch Veste.

Quotations from BetCity.nl

The online bookmaker BetCity.nl will offer the matches in the KNVB Cup. The quotes also give an interesting look at the odds of the participating clubs. See below for the most popular odds for betting on sport for the match between FC Twente and AZ:

  1. FC Twente win: 3.45 euros.
  2. Draw: 3.60 euro.
  3. AZ wins: 2.02 euros.
  4. More than 2.5 goals: 1.87 euros.
  5. FC Twente reaches the next round: 2.30 euro.
  6. AZ reaches the next round: 1.55 euro.
  7. Van Wolfswinkel (FC Twente) scores: 3.10 euro.
  8. Karlsson (AZ) scores: 2.95 euro.

Who is going to win?

FC Twente meets AZ

FC Twente and AZ are doing little for each other at this stage of the season. Both clubs have a good run behind them. AZ scores easily and FC Twente gives up few goals. The expectation is that it will be a tough game for both teams. An extension and possibly penalty kicks are well possible. Nevertheless, at least two goals are expected.