Ajax vs PSV Eindhoven: Preview and Prediction

Ajax vs PSV Eindhoven: Preview, Prediction and Betting Tips-18th December 2016

Ajax vs PSV Eindhoven
Dutch Eredivisie
Date: Sunday, 18th December 2016,
Kick-Off at 15:15 UK,
Venue: Amsterdam Arena (Amsterdam).

A top and classical clash will go on in the Eredivisie on Sunday night as Ajax host PSV Eindhoven at Amsterdam Arena. The two teams in 2nd and 3rd spot, separated by just 3 points will be hoping for a win as Eredivisie game – week 17 rounds up.

Ajax in the 2nd spot are trailing the leaders Feyenoord by 3 points and above their visitors PSV by 3 points. The past week was a nightmare for the Amsterdam side, having gone winless in 3 games. They drew 1-1 in Europa League and domestically, they lost a League game and a KNB game. They will be hoping to get back to winning ways and continue their title pressure.

Meanwhile, PSV will be needing a 5 goal margin win to go into 2nd place ahead of their host. They are not just trailing Ajax on points, they have a +17 goal difference while Ajax have a +22. However a win for PSV will tie them on same points as they hope to continue their run for the title.

Ajax vs PSV: Head to Head Statistics

There have been 51 games between this two great teams, 26 at Amsterdam and 25 at Eindhoven. PSV are leading in their previous meetings with 22 wins, while Ajax have won 17 games.

At the Amsterdam Arena, the two teams have equal strength, having won 11 games each and drawn 4. Their last 2 games at Amsterdam Arena have been won by PSV.

Ajax vs PSV: Prediction

The game will no doubt be an entertaining one with no favorite, thus the game could swing to any side.

Not minding PSV’s lack of goals in recent games, we expect the two teams to get on the score sheet. Considering PSV’s good defense in recent games, we don’t expect them to concede above a goal in the game.

Also we don’t see the game ending in draw as we think PSV may be the fortunate winners in the game. A score line of 1-3 will likely occur in this game

Ajax vs PSV: Prediction

Both teams to score and over 2.5 goals at 6/5 (2.20)
Draw no Bet – PSV at 7/4 (2.75).

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