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Jong PSV meet guests Jong Ajax at De Herdgang in the Eerste Divisie meeting on Friday.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Jong PSV v Jong Ajax match are shown here including the latest game odds.
Jong PSV will be hoping to bounce back here after a 1-0 Eerste Divisie defeat in their last game at the hands of Helmond Sport.
In that match, Jong PSV managed 58% possession and 11 shots at goal with 2 on target. For their opponents, Helmond Sport got 5 attempts on goal with 1 on target. Robin van der Meer (66') scored for Helmond Sport.
It has not been often in recent games that Jong PSV have kept a clean sheet. The facts show that Jong PSV have seen their defence breached in 6 of their previous 6 clashes, shipping 7 goals in the process.
After being defeated in their last game at the hands of Excelsior in Eerste Divisie competition, Jong Ajax will be aiming to make amends here.
In that game, Jong Ajax managed 63% possession and 12 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Jong Ajax was Kenneth Taylor (89'). For their opponents, Excelsior had 13 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. Redouan El Yaakoubi (49') and Marouan Azarkan (76') scored for Excelsior.
The numbers tell their own story, and Jong Ajax have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, seeing opposing sides hit 10 goals overall. In defence, Jong Ajax have been far from perfect. Having said that, time will tell whether such a trend might be sustained in this next match.
Head to head
Checking out their prior head to head meetings going back to 15/10/2018, there has been little to separate the clubs with Jong PSV winning 2 of those games, Jong Ajax 2 and 2 being draws in regulation time.
An aggregate of 15 goals were scored between them in these games, with 7 from Rood-witten and 8 created by Jong Ajax. That is an average goals per game value of 2.5.
The last league meeting featuring the two was Eerste Divisie match day 22 on 29/01/2021 and the score finished Jong PSV 1-2 Jong Ajax.
The referee was Stan Teuben.
Team News: Jong PSV
The Jong PSV boss Ruud van Nistelrooy will be happy not to have any fitness worries at all ahead of this match thanks to a completely healthy group to choose from.
Team News: Jong Ajax
Due to a fully healthy squad to choose from, the Jong Ajax boss John Heitinga has no fitness worries at all ahead of this clash.
Our feeling is that Jong Ajax and Jong PSV could both well score more than once here although it’s hard to see a clear-cut winner.
Shouldn’t be much in it, and there should be goals with a draw being quite a realistic outcome. That’s why our selection here is for a great battle with a 2-2 after 90 minutes.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: De Herdgang (2,500)
Chairman: Jan Albers
Manager: Ruud van Nistelrooy
Competitions: Eerste Divisie position 17
🔑 Star Player: Fodé Fofana
Normally taking up the Striker position, Fodé Fofana was born in Groningen, Netherlands. After making a first senior appearance for Jong PSV in the 2020 - 2021 season, the talented Forward has managed 3 league goals in this Eerste Divisie 2021 - 2022 season so far in a total of 3 appearances.