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Willem II will be facing the visiting PSV Eindhoven at Koning Willem II Stadion in the Eredivisie fixture on Sunday.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Willem II v PSV Eindhoven can be seen below (inc. the best betting odds).
Willem II will be looking for an improved result here after a 3-2 Eredivisie losing effort in their last game against FC Utrecht.
In that game, Willem II had 42% possession and 8 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. For Willem II, goals were scored by Sven van Beek (45' Own goal), Sebastian Holmén (57') and Kwasi Okyere Wriedt (82'). FC Utrecht had 10 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. Sander van de Streek (4') and Gyrano Kerk (68') scored for FC Utrecht.
Željko Petrović's Willem II have seen rewards for their attempts on goal 6 times in their past 6 outings. Conversely, the number of goals that have been scored against them in that time stands at 9.
Coming into this fixture, Willem II have not beaten PSV Eindhoven in their last 2 matches in the league.
Last time out, PSV Eindhoven drew 2-2 in the Eredivisie match with SC Heerenveen.
In that game, PSV Eindhoven had 63% possession and 16 shots at goal with 7 on target. For PSV Eindhoven, goals were scored by Yorbe Vertessen (57') and Cody Gakpo (58'). SC Heerenveen had 9 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. Tibor Halilović (34') and Siem de Jong (59') scored for SC Heerenveen.
During their 6 most recent matches, Roger Schmidt's PSV Eindhoven have converted 9 times thus earning them the goals per game average of 1.5.
Head to head
A review of their past head-to-head clashes stretching back to 10/03/2018 tells us that Willem II have won 2 of them and PSV Eindhoven 4, with the number of drawn results being 0.
There were also plenty of goals scored in those games, 24 overall which averages out at 4 goals per meeting.
The previous league contest between these sides was Eredivisie match day 8 on 08/11/2020 which finished with the scoreline of PSV Eindhoven 3-0 Willem II.
The referee was Allard Lindhout.
Team News: Willem II
Elton Kabangu (Fitness), Robbin Ruiter (Thigh Problems) and Miquel Nelom (Knee Surgery) aren’t available for Willem II manager Željko Petrović. Sebastian Holmén will not be able to play in this game through being suspended.
Team News: PSV Eindhoven
PSV boss Roger Schmidt has not got a full squad to pick from. Maximiliano Romero (Knee Surgery), Érick Gutiérrez (Unknown Injury), Timo Baumgartl (Knee Injury), Richard Ledezma (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Mauro Júnior (Knee Injury), Ryan Thomas (Ankle Injury), Mohamed Ihattaren (Ill) and Maxime Delanghe (Shoulder Injury) are names that won’t be on the team sheet.
In this match, Willem II would be disappointed if they were not to score a goal against this PSV Eindhoven lineup, although one goal isn’t likely to be as many as they will have scored against them.
We can see a tight encounter finishing with a 1-2 advantage for PSV Eindhoven when the full-time whistle blows. Looking forward to seeing how this one unfolds.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Koning Willem II Stadion (14,500)
Captain: Jordens Peters
Chairman: Jack Buckens
Manager: Željko Petrović
Competitions: Eredivisie position 15
⭐ Star Player: Vangelis Pavlidis
Customarily playing in the Striker position, Vangelis Pavlidis was born in Thessaloniki, Greece. Having played his first senior match for VfL Bochum in the 2015 - 2016 season, the dangerous Forward has managed 8 league goals in the Eredivisie 2020 - 2021 campaign to date in a total of 31 appearances.