Eredivisie: SC Cambuur conquers FC Utrecht 2-1

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LEEUWARDEN. SC Cambuur bested FC Utrecht to win 2-1.

LEEUWARDEN. SC Cambuur beat FC Utrecht to win 2-1. It was SC Cambuur to strike first with a goal of R. Uldrikis at the 21′. Then it was a goal in the 32′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, J. Jacobs gave the win to SC Cambuur in the 55′ minute with a goal.

The match was held at the Cambuurstadion Stadium in Leeuwarden on Sunday and this began at 7:00 pm local time. The referee was Dennis Higler who had the assistance of Erwin Zeinstra and Mario Diks. The 4th official was Martijn Vos. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was quite cold around 6.8 degrees Celsius or 44.2 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 80%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. SC Cambuur was in possession of the ball for 52% of the time vs. FC Utrecht that controlled the ball for 48% of the time.

FC Utrecht was more aggressive with 61 dangerous attacks and 14 shots of which 5 were on target. Notwithstanding, SC Cambuur was able to find the solution to win this match.​

SC Cambuur shot 10 times, 4 on target, 6 off target. On the opposite side, FC Utrecht shot 14 times, 5 on target, 9 off target.


No yellow cards were issued to SC Cambuur. On the other side, FC Utrecht received 2 yellow cards (D. Warmerdam and M. Van der Maarel).

After playing this match, SC Cambuur will have 21 points like FC Twente to stay in the 7th place. On the opposite side, FC Utrecht will stay with 23 points to stay in the 4th place.

Match Events

  • 21'

    R. Uldrikis

  • 32'

    M. Sylla

  • 46'

    M. Breij

    M. Paulissen

  • 47'

    D. Warmerdam

  • 55'

    J. Jacobs

  • 69'

    S. van de Streek

    O. Boussaid

  • 80'

    R. Balk

    M. Sylla

  • 80'

    M. Mahi

    Q. Timber

  • 86'

    J. Ter Heide

    J. Jacobs

  • 90'

    M. Gullit

    D. Sambissa

  • 90'

    M. Van der Maarel

Next match

In the upcoming Eredivisie match, SC Cambuur will play away against NEC on the 26th of November with a 2-1 head to head statistic in favor of SC Cambuur (1 draw).

FC Utrecht will host Heracles Almelo on the 28th of November with a 14-9 head to head record in favor of FC Utrecht (12 draws).

SC Cambuur: Formation and Lineups

SC Cambuur started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).

The manager Henk de Jong chose to play with the following team: Sonny Stevens (7.1), Doke Schmidt (7.0), Calvin Mac-Intosh (6.8), Erik Schouten (7.2), Alex Bangura (7.2), Mees Hoedemakers (7.2), David Sambissa (6.6), Jamie Jacobs (8.1), Mitchell Paulissen (6.4), Issa Kallon (6.4) and Roberts Uldriķis (7.7).


SC Cambuur made 3 changes: M. Paulissen for M. Breij (46′), J. Jacobs for J. Ter Heide (86′) and D. Sambissa for M. Gullit (90′).

Top player: Jamie Jacobs

Probably the most impressive player in SC Cambuur was Jamie Jacobs.

His rating is (8.1) with 1 goal, 28 passes (67% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 7. He performed 1 cross.

FC Utrecht: Formation and Lineups

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

On the opposite side, René Hake played with: Maarten Paes (6.6), Hidde ter Avest (7.4), Mark van der Maarel (6.7), Willem Janssen (6.4), Django Warmerdam (6.7), Joris van Overeem (7.2), Quinten Timber (6.2), Moussa Sylla (7.1), Bart Ramselaar (6.8), Othman Boussaid (6.6) and Anastasios Douvikas (6.6).


FC Utrecht made 3 changes: O. Boussaid for S. van de Streek (69′), M. Sylla for R. Balk (80′) and Q. Timber for M. Mahi (80′).

Top player: Hidde ter Avest

The player who no doubt impressed FC Utrecht the most was Hidde ter Avest.

His rating is (7.4) with 24 passes (58% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 5. He performed 4 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Eredivisie



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