TILBURG. Willem II overcomes Vitesse 1-0 after J. Hornkamp scored just 1 goal (4′). Vitesse was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (63%).
The match was played at the Koning Willem II Stadion stadium in Tilburg on Sunday and it started at 12:15 pm local time. The referee was Serdar Gözübüyük who had the assistance of Joost van Zuilen and Johan Balder. The 4th official was Robin Vereijken. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 18.1 degrees Celsius or 64.49 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 38%.
Vitesse was in firm control of the ball 63% while Willem II was struggling with a 37% ball possession.
Vitesse was more aggressive with 59 dangerous attacks and 13 shots of which 2 were on target. Nonetheless, Willem II succeeded in find the solution to win this contest.
Willem II shot 8 times, 2 on target, 6 off target. On the opposite side, Vitesse shot 13 times, 2 on target, 11 off target.
No yellow cards were issued to Willem II. On the opposite side, Vitesse received 4 yellow cards (J. Rasmussen, R. Bazoer, S. Tronstad and M. Bero).
After playing this match, Willem II will have 23 points to stay in the 18th place. On the opposite side, Vitesse will stay with 44 points to stay in the 6th place.
S. van Duivenbooden
Vitesse will play away against Go Ahead Eagles on the 1st of May with a 4-1 head to head record in favor of Vitesse (2 draws).
Willem II: Formation and Lineups
Willem II started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).
The manager Kevin Hofland chose to play with the following team: Timon Wellenreuther , Leeroy Owusu , Freek Heerkens , Wessel Dammers , Derrick Köhn , Dries Saddiki , Pol Llonch , Che Nunnely , Max Svensson , Mats Köhlert and Jizz Hornkamp .
Willem II made 3 changes: J. Hornkamp for E. Kabangu (73′), M. Svensson for D. Crowley (85′) and M. Kohlert for G. Roemeratoe (90′).
Top player: Pol Llonch
Probably the most impressive player in Willem II was Pol Llonch even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.
His rating iswith 28 passes (78% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 8 duels out of 12.
Vitesse: Formation and Lineups
Vitesse started with a 3-1-4-2 line-up (3-1-4-2).
On the opposite side, Thomas Letsch played with: Markus Schubert , Danilho Doekhi , Riechedly Bazoer , Jacob Rasmussen , Sondre Tronstad , Eli Dasa , Matúš Bero , Daan Huisman , Million Manhoef , Adrian Grbić and Loïs Openda .
Vitesse made 2 changes: D. Huisman for S. van Duivenbooden (72′) and M. Manhoef for M. Jonathans (83′).
Top player: Jacob Rasmussen
Probably the most impressive player in Vitesse was Jacob Rasmussen.
His rating iswith 64 passes (87% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 9.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Eredivisie