Tilburg almost the entire first half of the Eredivisie found the relegation positions, but with time, constantly improving and currently belongs to him in eleventh place with twenty-two points. Now welcome at a booth big competitor of Heracles, which is the twelfth in the table below and compared with Willem that won one point less. Guests not acquired in the spring of even a single point. On the other hand, his recent opponents have truly known names.

Almelo at the outset mishandled combat with Groningen and succumbed to his high 1: 4, then visited by land Twente Enschede and after leveling course lost just 0: 1st Recently tried to surprise advocate for the championship title from PSV and almost until the end held a tie 1: 1, but eventually lost the goal three minutes before the end. Tilburg contrary, with luck managed to end with Sparta Rotterdam.

In a match twice he led the opponent always managed to compare. He netted the decisive goal in the third minute Thom Haye set. "We had a fantastic time, of course, who showed great fighting spirit. I believe that this moment will give us more confidence for the next course. WITH Heracles it will be balanced duel, may decide the details," said Erwin coach Willem van de Looi. This is the moment to do without a trio of players.

Outside the game will be Nigerian striker Ogbeche who has knee problems, Heerkens troubled by an injured abdominal muscles on the lawn does not look nor Ojo. Guests can count on Vujičeviče (trouble calf muscle), Fledderuse (injured knee ligaments) and Agbaljana (torn Achilles). The two rivals ran into each other once in the 2nd round and was successful Heracles, which thanks to two goals by Paul Gladona won 3: 1st

"The match with PSV showed us that we can play evenly with anyone, but we must have the necessary motivation. Eschewing blunders and point-profit indeed was close. Now we expect a tough fight in Tilburg, where we intend to get the three points. The biggest weapon rival should be attacker Armenteros, with its speed, high productivity, we need to deal with. Our goal is to quickly get into the top half of the table, "he said with great determination visiting coach John Stegeman.