NED vs CZR Dream11: Netherlands will be up against Czech Republic in the upcoming Round of 16 fixture of the UEFA Euro 2020 at the Puskas Stadium. The Netherlands topped their respective group with three straight wins against Ukraine, Austria and North Macedonia. The Oranje also managed to maintain two clean sheets in their previous two fixtures, which should add further confidence.
Meanwhile, the Czech Republic finished in at 3rd in Group D. They kicked off their campaign with a win over Scotland, which was followed up by a draw to Croatia. Though they lost their final group game to England, Czech Republic managed to do just enough in order to advance to the next round. However, they will have to be at their best in order to go past an in-form Dutch unit.
Date: June 27, Sunday
Kick-Off: 9:30 PM (IST)
Venue: Ferenc Puskas Stadium
The match will be broadcasted on the Sony Sports Network, and can be Streamed Live on Sony Liv.
Czech Republic: LDWWL
Head to Head
From the last six meetings between the two sides, it’s Czech Republic who has the upper hand with four wins in contrast to Netherlands’ two wins.
Injury Report and Unavailability: Luuk de Jong is ruled out due to an injury.
Expected Changes and Strategy: M Steklenburg should be starting in at goal, while, M de Ligt, S de Vrij, and D Blind could line up in defence. D Dumfries and P van Aanholt could feature out wide. M de Roon and F de Jong are likely to feature in the midfield region. Georginio Wijnaldum is expected to be the number 10, while, Wout Weghorst and Memphis Depay are in contention to lead the attack.
Maarten Stekelenburg; Matthijs de Ligt, Stefan de Vrij, Daley Blind; Denzel Dumfries, Marten de Roon, Frenkie de Jong, Patrick van Aanholt; Georginio Wijnaldum; Wout Weghorst, Memphis Depay
Czech Republic News
Injury Report and Unavailability: Lukas Provod is on the sidelines due to an injury, while, Jan Boril and Ondrej Kudela are suspended.
Expected Changes and Strategy: T Vaclik should be starting in at goal, while, V Coufal, O Calutska, T Kalas and P Kaderabek could line up in defnce. T Soucek and T Holes could partner along in central midfield. L Masopust, V Darida and J Jantko are expected to start higher up the pitch, whereas, P Schick is anticipated to lead the attack.
Tomas Vaclik; Vladimir Coufal, Ondrej Celutska, Tomas Kalas, Pavel Kadeřábek; Tomas Soucek, Tomas Holes; Lucas Masopust, Vladimir Darida, Jakub Jantko; Patrik Schick
The odds are in favor of Memphis Depay to score the first goal for Netherlands by 15/4. Depay has bagged two goals, has an assist, and also has a pass accuracy of 78% from the last three appearances.
The odds in favor of Patrik Schik to score the first goal fro Czech Republic are 13/2. The centre forward has scored three goals, and has a pass accuracy of 74% from the last three games.
Georginio Wijnaldum has been in top form, and is leading from the front for Netherlands. Wijnaldum has scored three goals, and also has a pass accuracy of 90.3% which can earn the user significant points.
Vladimir Coufal and Tomas Soucek have an assist each to their name and are expected to retain their spot for Czech Republic.
GK: T Vaclik
DEF: D Blind, M d Ligt, V Coufal
MID: G Wijnaldum, F D Jong, T Soucek, D Dumfries
FOR: M Depay, P Schick, L Masopust
Both sides have some quality players in their respective locker, and it could turn out to be an exciting affair. However, the NED vs CZR Today Match Prediction odds are favor of Nehelrands to get the win by 1.67 as per 1XBET, since they are on the back of a positive run of form.