Groningen vs Excelsior Live Score and Live Stream


Groningen played Excelsior at the Eredivisie of Netherlands on February 25. The match kicked off 15:30 UTC. Groningen won 3-0.

Johan Hove scored the first goal on the 13th minute of the game followed by goals from Ricardo Pepi and Liam Van Gelderen who made the final score 3-0.

Groningen (also known as FC Groningen or FC Groningen:) and Excelsior (commonly referred to as Excelsior Rotterdam or SBV Excelsior) meet again 5 months after the Eredivisie match which Excelsior won 1-0. Groningen will be playing the match after a draw against Emmen on February 18 in Eredivisie. This match can be a great chance for them to turn to winning ways if they sort out the problems in the defense as they have been conceding goals for 10 consecutive matches now.

Excelsior are preparing for the match after 2 defeats in a row from NEC and AZ being unable to win in their past 5 games. They're going to need to sort out the problems in the back first to improve the results as they have been conceding goals for 4 consecutive away matches now.

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Groningen - Excelsior in real time.

Groningen kicked off the game with Michael Verrips, Isak Dybvik Maatta, Radinio Balker, Thijmen Blokzijl, Liam Van Gelderen who got substituted by Kian Slor on the 76th minute, Johan Hove who got substituted by Luciano Valente on the 87th minute, Ragnar Oratmangoen who got substituted by Laros Duarte on the 76th minute, Elvis Manu who got substituted by Jetro Willems on the 63rd minute, Tomas Suslov, Daleho Irandust who got substituted by Thom Van Bergen on the 76th minute and Ricardo Pepi as starters, with Jan de Boer, Peter Leeuwenburgh, Matej Chalus, Damil Dankerlui, Jetro Willems, Laros Duarte, Joey Pelupessy, Aimar Sher, Luciano Valente, Florian Kruger, Kian Slor and Thom Van Bergen on the bench.

Excelsior's starting eleven were Stijn van Gassel, Nathan Tjoe a On who got substituted by Arthur Zagre on the 72nd minute, Serano Seymor, Sven Nieuwpoort, Siebe Horemans who got substituted by Nathan Markelo on the 81st minute, Julian Baas who got substituted by Kenzo Goudmijn on the 57th minute, Peer Koopmeiners who got substituted by Joshua Eijgenraam on the 80th minute, Noah Naujoks, Lazaros Lamprou, Nikolas Agrafiotis and Marouan Azarkan who got substituted by Mike van Duinen on the 72nd minute, with Norbert Alblas, Pascal Kuiper, Nathan Markelo, Joshua Eijgenraam, Adrian Fein, Kenzo Goudmijn, Reda Kharchouch, Mike van Duinen and Arthur Zagre on the bench.


Explore stats from Groningen vs Excelsior on ScoreBat - we are updating the numbers on this page every second of the game.

  • Ball Possession: 53 - 47
  • Total Attempts: 17 - 3
  • Shots On Target: 11 - 1
  • Saves: 1 - 8
  • Corners: 3 - 1
  • Fouls: 14 - 10
  • Free Kicks: 10 - 15
  • Throw-Ins: 21 - 13


Groningen and Excelsior have met 5 times since April 2018. Groningen have won 4 times while Excelsior have won once. The most recent match between them took place on January 8, 2023 at the Eredivisie of Netherlands where Excelsior won 1-0. Groningen have scored 13 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total while Excelsior have scored 5. So, overall, Groningen have a better head-to-head record against Excelsior in their recent history.

Groningen have won 4 of their 34 matches in Eredivisie, drawing 6 and having 24 defeats this season. They have scored 31 goals - 0.91 per match, conceding 75 - 2.21 per match. Excelsior have won 9 of their 34 matches in Eredivisie, drawing 5 and having 20 defeats this season. They have scored 32 goals - 0.94 per match, conceding 71 - 2.09 per match.

Recent Form

Groningen have played a draw with Emmen in their previous match while Excelsior are on a losing streak - they have lost to NEC and AZ in their previous 2 matches. Overall, Groningen have won 4 of their last 20 matches, losing 12 and drawing 4, while Excelsior have won 5 of their last 20 matches, losing 13 and drawing 2.

Groningen have lost 4 times (6-0 against PSV on 11th of February, 3-2 against Volendam on 29th of January, 0-1 against Cambuur Leeuwarden on 26th of January and 3-1 against Heerenveen on 22nd of January) and drew twice (1-1 against Emmen on 18th of February and 1-1 against Twente on 5th of February) in their most recent 6 matches.

Excelsior have won once (2-0 against Volendam on 20th of January), lost 4 times (0-3 against NEC on 19th of February, 5-0 against AZ on 10th of February, 1-4 against Ajax on 29th of January and 1-0 against Utrecht on 25th of January) and drew once (0-0 against RKC on 4th of February) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Groningen have gone 10 consecutive matches without a clean sheet.
  • Excelsior have gone 9 consecutive away matches without a draw.

Live Standings

As always, Netherlands Eredivisie's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Groningen are the 18th in the table with 18 points after 34 matches, while Excelsior are the 15th with 32 points in 34 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Groningen and Excelsior in real time. You can watch the goals by Johan Hove, Ricardo Pepi and Liam Van Gelderen as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Groningen - Excelsior are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. Groningen 3, Excelsior 0.
  2. 87'
    Substitution for Groningen. Luciano Valente replaces Johan Hove
  3. 81'
    Substitution for Excelsior. Nathan Markelo replaces Siebe Horemans
  4. 80'
    Substitution for Excelsior. Joshua Eijgenraam replaces Peer Koopmeiners
  5. 76'
    Substitution for Groningen. Kian Slor replaces Liam Van Gelderen
  6. 76'
    Substitution for Groningen. Thom Van Bergen replaces Daleho Irandust
  7. 76'
    Substitution for Groningen. Laros Duarte replaces Ragnar Oratmangoen
  8. 72'
    Substitution for Excelsior. Arthur Zagre replaces Nathan Tjoe a On
  9. 72'
    Substitution for Excelsior. Mike van Duinen replaces Marouan Azarkan
  10. 66'
    3 - 0
    Liam Van Gelderen scores for Groningen.
  11. 63'
    Substitution for Groningen. Jetro Willems replaces Elvis Manu
  12. 57'
    Substitution for Excelsior. Kenzo Goudmijn replaces Julian Baas
  13. 50'
    2 - 0
    Ricardo Pepi scores for Groningen, assisted by Daleho Irandust.
  14. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  15. Half Time - 1 : 0
    First half ends.
  16. 13'
    1 - 0
    Johan Hove scores for Groningen, assisted by Daleho Irandust.
  17. Kick-off
    First half begins