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PSV Eindhoven will be taking on away side FC Zwolle at Philips Stadion in this Eredivisie match on Saturday.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for PSV Eindhoven v FC Zwolle, scroll down (including the best match odds).
PSV Eindhoven are hoping to win again after their last result, the 2-1 Eredivisie victory vs Sparta Rotterdam.
In that game, PSV Eindhoven managed 76% possession and 26 shots at goal with 12 of them on target. For PSV Eindhoven, the goalscorers were Ibrahim Sangaré (82') and Ryan Thomas (86'). On the other side, Sparta Rotterdam had 5 shots at goal with 2 on target. Lennart Thy (90') was the scorer for Sparta Rotterdam.
At least three goals per game were seen in 6 of the last 6 fixtures where PSV Eindhoven have been involved. Their opponents scored 11 of them in this period whereas PSV Eindhoven totted up 11. That sort of trend isn’t assured to be continued into this next game, however.
Going into this contest, PSV Eindhoven haven't lost in the league to FC Zwolle in their last 13 games. A very long run.
Since suffering a loss in their previous game against SC Heerenveen in Eredivisie competition, FC Zwolle and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
In that game, FC Zwolle had 48% possession and 17 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for FC Zwolle was Bram van Polen (63' Own goal). SC Heerenveen got 9 attempts on goal with 2 on target.
Over the course of 5 of the prior six clashes featuring FC Zwolle, a relatively low number of goals have been hit between them and opposing teams. The overall average number of goals per game during that spell comes to a mere 2.17, with the average goals for Blauwvingers equalling 0.33.
Looking at the pre-match facts, FC Zwolle:
- haven't won against PSV Eindhoven in away games against them for the last 8 league games. A really bad run.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 6 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking over their past head to head results stretching back to 25/08/2018 shows that these fixtures have ended in disappointment for FC Zwolle. They’ve not managed to come away with any wins whatsoever while PSV Eindhoven have just been too good for them, winning in 100 per cent of those ties.
There were also goals galore in those games, with 25 in total at an average of 4.17 goals per meeting.
The last league contest between these sides was Eredivisie match day 33 on 13/05/2021 when it ended PSV Eindhoven 4-2 FC Zwolle.
In that match, PSV Eindhoven managed 53% possession and 18 attempts on goal with 10 of them on target. The goals were scored by Donyell Malen (29'), Yorbe Vertessen (34') and Eran Zahavi (54').
FC Zwolle had 9 attempts at goal with 4 on target. Xavier Mous (22' Own goal), Immanuel Pherai (69') and Samir Lagsir (90') scored.
The referee was Serdar Gözübüyük.
Team News: PSV Eindhoven
Richard Ledezma (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Cody Gakpo (Concussion), Noni Madueke (Muscle Injury) and Ritsu Doan (Knee Problems) will not be taking part for PSV Eindhoven boss Roger Schmidt.
Team News: FC Zwolle
With a fully healthy group to pick from, the FC Zwolle boss Art Langeler has no fitness concerns whatsoever before this clash.
We envisage that FC Zwolle are likely to find the net against this PSV Eindhoven outfit, however it probably shouldn’t be enough to avoid a loss.
We’re tipping a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 advantage for PSV Eindhoven by the conclusion of the game. Looking forward to this.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Philips Stadion (35,000)
Captain: Marco van Ginkel
Chairman: Jan Albers
Manager: Roger Schmidt
Competitions: Eredivisie position 2, Europa League (Group B), UCL Qualifiers (Play-Offs)
⭐ Star Player: Eran Zahavi
Mostly taking to the field in the Striker position, Eran Zahavi was born in Rishon LeZion, Israel. Having played his first senior match for Palermo in the 2011 - 2012 season, the talented Forward has scored a sum of 3 league goals in the Eredivisie 2021 - 2022 season so far from a total of 8 appearances.