Eredivisie: NEC beats FC Emmen 3-1

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NIJMEGEN. NEC conquers FC Emmen 3-1.

NIJMEGEN. NEC conquers FC Emmen 3-1. NEC got an early 2-0 lead with 2 goals from Landry Dimata (12′) and Landry Dimata (37′). FC Emmen tried to recover with a goal from Richairo Živković (44′). However, the match was closed by a goal (52′) scored by Ibrahim Cissoko for NEC.

The match was played at the Goffertstadion stadium in Nijmegen on Saturday and it started at 6:45 pm local time. The referee was Sander van der Eijk with the help of Bas van Dongen and Kevin Bodde. The 4th official was Clay Ruperti. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was freezing around -0.7 degrees Celsius or 30.69 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 91%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. NEC was in possession of the ball for 46% of the time vs. FC Emmen that controlled the ball for 54% of the time.

FC Emmen was more aggressive with 55 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 4 were on target. Anyway, NEC succeeded in find the solution to win this match.​

NEC shot 20 times, 5 on target, 15 off target. On the other side, FC Emmen shot 10 times, 4 on target, 6 off target.


No yellow cards were issued to NEC. On the other side, FC Emmen received 1 yellow card (Richairo Živković).

After this match, NEC will have 19 points like Go Ahead Eagles and Excelsior to stay in the 9th place. Talking about the opposition, FC Emmen will stay with 12 points like FC Groningen and FC Volendam to stay in the 16th place.

Match Events

  • 12'

    Landry Dimata (Penalty)

  • 37'

    Landry Dimata

    E. Tavşan

  • 37'

    Landry Dimata

  • 44'

    Richairo Živković

    Keziah Veendorp

  • 52'

    Ibrahim Cissoko

    E. Tavşan

  • 59'

    Richairo Živković

  • 67'

    Lucas Bernadou

    Jeroen Veldmate

  • 72'

    Jasin Assehnoun

    Ole Romeny

  • 72'

    Rui Mendes

    Jari Vlak

  • 75'

    Anthony Musaba

    Ibrahim Cissoko

  • 84'

    Ilias Bronkhorst

    Calvin Verdonk

  • 85'

    Azzeddine Toufiqui

    Mark Diemers

  • 90'

    A. Baldursson

    Mikkel Duelund

  • 90'

    Pedro Marques

    Mikkel Duelund

Next match

In the upcoming Eredivisie match, NEC will play away with Feyenoord on the 25th of January with a 13-7 head to head record in favor of Feyenoord (5 draws).

FC Emmen will host PSV on the 24th of January with a 4-0 head to head record in favor of PSV (2 draws).

NEC: Formation and Lineups

NEC started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Rogier Meijer chose to play with the following team: Jasper Cillessen (7.1), Bart van Rooij (7.2), Iván Márquez (6.8), Philippe Sandler (7.1), Calvin Verdonk (7.0), Lasse Schøne (7.1), Mikkel Duelund (7.1), Dirk Proper (6.8), Elayis Tavsan (8.1), Landry Dimata (8.3) and Ibrahim Cissoko (7.8).


NEC made 4 changes: Ibrahim Cissoko for Anthony Musaba (75′), Calvin Verdonk for Ilias Bronkhorst (85′), Landry Dimata for A. Baldursson (90′) and Mikkel Duelund for Pedro Marques (90′).

Top player: Landry Dimata

The player who no doubt impressed NEC the most was Landry Dimata.

His rating is (8.3) with 2 goals, 11 passes (81% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 9.

FC Emmen: Formation and Lineups

FC Emmen started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

Talking about the opposition, Dick Lukkien played with: Mickey van der Hart (5.8), Mohamed Bouchouari (6.6), Miguel Araujo (6.7), Jeroen Veldmate (6.8), Julius Dirksen (7.4), Keziah Veendorp (7.0), Jari Vlak (5.8), Ole Romeny (6.1), Ahmed El Messaoudi (6.9), Mark Diemers (6.6) and Richairo Živković (7.3).


FC Emmen made 4 changes: Jeroen Veldmate for Lucas Bernadou (67′), Ole Romeny for Jasin Assehnoun (72′), Jari Vlak for Rui Mendes (72′) and Mark Diemers for Azzeddine Toufiqui (85′).

Top player: Julius Dirksen

The player who no doubt impressed FC Emmen the most was Julius Dirksen.

His rating is (7.4) with 37 passes (86% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 8 duels out of 11.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Eredivisie


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