Groningen – PSV : Preview & Prediction
Groningen and PSV Eindhoven play for Euroborg in a 16-round Eredivisie match. At this stage, the record of direct confrontations indicates balance between these two teams, since there have been 2 draws and 1 win for each team in the last 4 games. In fact, the last time they met at this stadium was on 07-05-2017, in a game for the Eredivisie that ended in a tie for (1-1). The goals of the match were scored by M. Mahi (11 ‘) for Groningen and by S. Lammers (59’) for PSV Eindhoven. Although this is a game between 12th and 1st of the overall ranking, it is actually a game between the 7th place in home games and the 1st as a visitor.
Analysis of Groningen
The home team is currently in 12th place with 16 points earned after 4 wins, 4 draws and 7 losses. In the penultimate match, he won out for ADO Den Haag by (0-3). In the last match, he tied for Roda by (2-2). This is a stronger team in their stadium, where they won 12 points, against only 4 in their games as a visitor. In the last eight home games for the championship, Groningen have won 3, 3 draws and 2 defeats, having won 12 points out of 24. In the matches played in his championship stadium, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 0-1, which occurred in 3 of his 8 matches. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 games but his attack has scored regularly as he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches in this competition. In his home matches for this competition there is a tendency towards few goals, since in 5 of the last 8 that played there were less than 3 goals. In 15 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 10 games in which he suffered the first goal.
The team is in the twelfth place in the national league table with 16 points won in fifteen matches played, so far they have had four wins, four draws and seven losses. They scored twenty-three goals, conceded twenty-five goals and had the negative balance of two goals.
It is an intermediary team on the national scene, and with this it makes a campaign according to its technical qualities which is also medium. We can highlight its good offensive system that makes efficient performances and always scores goal in their confrontations and as a negative point we have their defensive sector that if it were a little more consistent would be better positioned in the table. Acting at home has been playing mostly balanced matches, with no highlight to make us see that will improve his performance much more than that.
His goal is to finish the competition between the seven best teams of the championship and for this he needs to score. You will have a very difficult match ahead of you and you already know that the negative result is the most likely and if you can at least tie it, it will be considered a great result. Winning this clash and with combinations of results, they can finish the round in ninth position. But if you tie or lose that game you can stay in the 14th place. His last match was outside the home against Roda’s team and they were in the 2-2 draw.
Analysis of PSV Eindhoven
After 13 wins and 2 losses, the visiting team is in 1st place, having won 39 points. In the last match, they lost with Ajax away (3-0), after their previous match had won at home in a game against Sparta Rotterdam (1-0). This is a team little affected by the house factor, since it has achieved similar results at home and abroad. In the league, PSV Eindhoven won 18 points in 24 chances, after 6 wins and 2 losses in the last eight games they played as a visitor. In his league appearances as a visitor the most frequent result at half-time was 1-1 (3 out of 8 matches). His attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to achieve in 9 of the last 10 games in this competition. This is a team that scores many times first: it opened the scoring in 12 of its last 15 games for the Eredivisie, of those 12 reached the interval in advantage in 5 and managed to always maintain the advantage until the end of the 90 ‘.
The team is in first place on the national league table with 39 points drawn in fifteen matches played to date have had thirteen wins and two defeats. They scored forty-one goals, conceded seventeen goals and had a positive balance of twenty-four goals.
He is currently the best team in the league, and even with the away defeat away in the last round for his biggest rival does not make the team lose that qualification in the competition.
Groningen – PSV : Betting Tips
PSV – Win Odds: 1.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70