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PEC Zwolle vs. Ajax Amsterdam 12/12/2020 Eredivisie Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

PEC Zwolle challenges Ajax Amsterdam on 12/12/2020 at 2:00PM

PEC Zwolle challenges Ajax Amsterdam in a regular season match. PEC Zwolle with a record of 2-6-3 this season comes into this game with a 0-4-1 record on the road. Ajax Amsterdam is 9-0-2 this season and is 5-0-1 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for PEC Zwolle and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. Ajax Amsterdam came away with a well-earned victory in their previous match and now set their sights on PEC Zwolle at their home pitch.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Ajax Amsterdam and it is an opportunity to get rolling. They lost their previous match and hope to bounce back from the disappointing setback. What better place to turn the ship around for Ajax Amsterdam than game on their home pitch?

The PEC Zwolle Roster

The Players to Watch for the PEC Zwolle

Jesper Drost MF,FW

As a shooter, Jesper Drost had 10 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Jesper Drost was ranked #277 in shots attempted this season. Jesper Drost has 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #58 in shots on goal this season in the Eredivisie.

As a scorer, Jesper Drost had 1 goals this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Jesper Drost was ranked #102 in goals this season. Jesper Drost has 2 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Jesper Drost was ranked #32 in assists this season.

Jesper Drost has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Jesper Drost has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 12 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Sam Kersten DF

Sam Kersten has 2 shots fired this season. Sam Kersten was ranked #203 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Sam Kersten has 1 shots on target this season. He was ranked #216 in shots on goal this season in the Eredivisie.

Sam Kersten has 0 goals scored this season. Sam Kersten was ranked #269 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. Sam Kersten has 0 assists this season. Sam Kersten was ranked #271 in assists this season in the Eredivisie League.

Sam Kersten has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Sam Kersten has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 2 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Eliano Reijnders FW,MF

As a shooter, Eliano Reijnders had 14 shots fired this season. Eliano Reijnders was ranked #239 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Eliano Reijnders has 9 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Eliano Reijnders was ranked #3 in shots on goal this season.

Eliano Reijnders has 2 goals scored this season. Eliano Reijnders was ranked #55 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. Eliano Reijnders has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Eliano Reijnders was ranked #92 in assists this season.

Eliano Reijnders has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Eliano Reijnders has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 5 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Sai van Wermeskerken DF

Sai van Wermeskerken has 15 shots fired this season. Sai van Wermeskerken was ranked #234 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Sai van Wermeskerken has 7 shots on target this season. He was ranked #17 in shots on goal this season in the Eredivisie.

As a scorer, Sai van Wermeskerken had 0 goals this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Sai van Wermeskerken was ranked #269 in goals this season. Sai van Wermeskerken has 1 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Sai van Wermeskerken was ranked #92 in assists this season.

Sai van Wermeskerken has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Sai van Wermeskerken has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 11 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Mike van Duinen FW

As a shooter, Mike van Duinen had 15 shots fired this season. Mike van Duinen was ranked #234 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Mike van Duinen had 4 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Mike van Duinen was ranked #58 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Mike van Duinen had 2 goals this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Mike van Duinen was ranked #55 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his PEC Zwolle teammates, Mike van Duinen had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Mike van Duinen was ranked #271 in assists this season.

Mike van Duinen has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Mike van Duinen has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 6 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Dean Huiberts MF

Dean Huiberts has 10 shots fired this season. Dean Huiberts was ranked #277 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Dean Huiberts has 3 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Dean Huiberts was ranked #85 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Dean Huiberts had 0 goals this season. Dean Huiberts was ranked #269 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his PEC Zwolle teammates, Dean Huiberts had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Dean Huiberts was ranked #271 in assists this season.

Dean Huiberts has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Dean Huiberts has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 11 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Yuta Nakayama MF,DF

As a shooter, Yuta Nakayama had 11 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Yuta Nakayama was ranked #265 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Yuta Nakayama had 4 shots on target this season. He was ranked #58 in shots on goal this season in the Eredivisie.

As a scorer, Yuta Nakayama had 1 goals this season. Yuta Nakayama was ranked #102 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his PEC Zwolle teammates, Yuta Nakayama had 0 assists this season. Yuta Nakayama was ranked #271 in assists this season in the Eredivisie League.

Yuta Nakayama has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Yuta Nakayama has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 19 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Mustafa Saymak MF

Mustafa Saymak has 19 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Mustafa Saymak was ranked #223 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Mustafa Saymak had 3 shots on target this season. He was ranked #85 in shots on goal this season in the Eredivisie.

Mustafa Saymak has 0 goals scored this season. Mustafa Saymak was ranked #269 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. Mustafa Saymak has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Mustafa Saymak was ranked #271 in assists this season.

Mustafa Saymak has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Mustafa Saymak has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

The Ajax Amsterdam Roster

The Players to Watch for the Ajax Amsterdam

Lassina Franck Traoré FW

Lassina Franck Traoré has 19 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Lassina Franck Traoré was ranked #223 in shots attempted this season. Lassina Franck Traoré has 9 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Lassina Franck Traoré was ranked #3 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Lassina Franck Traoré had 7 goals this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Lassina Franck Traoré was ranked #5 in goals this season. Lassina Franck Traoré has 4 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Lassina Franck Traoré was ranked #6 in assists this season.

Lassina Franck Traoré has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Lassina Franck Traoré has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Quincy Promes MF,FW

Quincy Promes has 25 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Quincy Promes was ranked #164 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Quincy Promes had 11 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Quincy Promes was ranked #177 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Quincy Promes had 4 goals this season. Quincy Promes was ranked #20 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Ajax Amsterdam teammates, Quincy Promes had 0 assists this season. Quincy Promes was ranked #271 in assists this season in the Eredivisie League.

Quincy Promes has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Quincy Promes has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 1 fouls this season. He has drawn 3 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Dušan Tadić FW,MF

As a shooter, Dušan Tadić had 25 shots fired this season. Dušan Tadić was ranked #164 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Dušan Tadić has 15 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Dušan Tadić was ranked #169 in shots on goal this season.

Dušan Tadić has 8 goals scored this season. Dušan Tadić was ranked #4 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. Dušan Tadić has 3 assists this season. Dušan Tadić was ranked #14 in assists this season in the Eredivisie League.

Dušan Tadić has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Dušan Tadić has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Antony FW,MF

As a shooter, Antony had 23 shots fired this season. Antony was ranked #171 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Antony has 9 shots on target this season. He was ranked #3 in shots on goal this season in the Eredivisie.

Antony has 4 goals scored this season. Antony was ranked #20 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. Antony has 3 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Antony was ranked #14 in assists this season.

Antony has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Antony has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 3 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Daley Blind DF

As a shooter, Daley Blind had 6 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Daley Blind was ranked #51 in shots attempted this season. Daley Blind has 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Daley Blind was ranked #132 in shots on goal this season.

Daley Blind has 1 goals scored this season. Daley Blind was ranked #102 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Ajax Amsterdam teammates, Daley Blind had 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Daley Blind was ranked #271 in assists this season.

Daley Blind has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Daley Blind has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 7 fouls this season. He has drawn 7 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Perr Schuurs DF

As a shooter, Perr Schuurs had 7 shots fired this season. Perr Schuurs was ranked #33 in shots attempted this season in the Eredivisie. Perr Schuurs has 2 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Perr Schuurs was ranked #132 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Perr Schuurs had 0 goals this season. Perr Schuurs was ranked #269 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. Perr Schuurs has 0 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Perr Schuurs was ranked #271 in assists this season.

Perr Schuurs has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Perr Schuurs has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 6 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Ryan Gravenberch MF

Ryan Gravenberch has 17 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Ryan Gravenberch was ranked #230 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Ryan Gravenberch had 4 shots on target this season. When compared to other players in Eredivisie, Ryan Gravenberch was ranked #58 in shots on goal this season.

As a scorer, Ryan Gravenberch had 0 goals this season. Ryan Gravenberch was ranked #269 in goals this season in the Eredivisie. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Ajax Amsterdam teammates, Ryan Gravenberch had 3 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Ryan Gravenberch was ranked #14 in assists this season.

Ryan Gravenberch has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Ryan Gravenberch has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 14 fouls this season. He has drawn 10 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

Zakaria Labyad MF,FW

Zakaria Labyad has 22 shots fired this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Zakaria Labyad was ranked #177 in shots attempted this season. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Zakaria Labyad had 13 shots on target this season. He was ranked #173 in shots on goal this season in the Eredivisie.

Zakaria Labyad has 4 goals scored this season. Compared to other players in Eredivisie, Zakaria Labyad was ranked #20 in goals this season. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Ajax Amsterdam teammates, Zakaria Labyad had 4 assists this season. Stacking him up against other players in Eredivisie, Zakaria Labyad was ranked #6 in assists this season.

Zakaria Labyad has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Zakaria Labyad has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 9 fouls this season. He has drawn 8 fouls this season in Eredivisie action.

PEC Zwolle Team Stats

The PEC Zwolle Offensive Stats and Metrics

PEC Zwolle scored 0.91 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. PEC Zwolle is ranked #16 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. PEC Zwolle scored those goals off assists 70.0% of the time, which in per 90 minutes terms came out to 0.64 assists. This puts PEC Zwolle in a league ranking of #16 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, PEC Zwolle was able to score at a 0.18 rate on their shots on target. PEC Zwolle has a #18 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

PEC Zwolle attempted 5.09 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #9 in Eredivisie in shots on target. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, PEC Zwolle is able to get 34.1 of their shots to be on goal(target). Have they shown that they are able to aggressively attack the net? They are ranked #9 in Eredivisie in shots on target.

PEC Zwolle Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, PEC Zwolle was able to hold opponents to 1.64 goals. PEC Zwolle is #13 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.73 shots were saved by PEC Zwolle goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. This puts PEC Zwolle in a ranking of #7 in the league in shots saved per 90 minutes.

PEC Zwolle goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 56.1% of the time. This puts PEC Zwolle ranks #17 in the league in saves rate. PEC Zwolle goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 18.2% of the time. PEC Zwolle is ranked #10 in clean sheet rate in the league.

PEC Zwolle Utility Stats

PEC Zwolle tried 2.36 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts PEC Zwolle in the top 11 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, PEC Zwolle had 17.64 interceptions. PEC Zwolle is in the top 47 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, PEC Zwolle commits 0.09 fouls. This puts PEC Zwolle in the top 67 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. PEC Zwolle drew 14.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. PEC Zwolle is in the top 11 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. PEC Zwolle had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 10.18 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts PEC Zwolle in the top 47 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Ajax Amsterdam Team Stats

The Ajax Amsterdam Offensive Stats and Metrics

Ajax Amsterdam scored 3.27 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. Ajax Amsterdam is ranked #1 in goals scored per 90 minutes excluding penalty kicks. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Ajax Amsterdam was able to score 2.36 goals off assists. This puts Ajax Amsterdam in a league ranking of #1 in the league in non-penalty goals scored off assists per 90 minutes.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Ajax Amsterdam was able to score at a 0.38 rate on their shots on target. Ajax Amsterdam has a #1 ranking in converting goals scored off non-penalty kick shots on target in regulation.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Ajax Amsterdam attempts 8.64 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. Ajax Amsterdam has a #1 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Ajax Amsterdam is able to get 39.1 of their shots to be on goal(target). Ajax Amsterdam has a #1 ranking in shots on target attempts, which should provide more color into their relative ability to stress out goalkeepers.

Ajax Amsterdam Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Ajax Amsterdam was able to hold opponents to 0.64 goals. Ajax Amsterdam is #3 in goals yielded per 90 minutes in the league. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.18 shots were saved by Ajax Amsterdam goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Ajax Amsterdam is ranked #4 in shots saved per 90 minutes.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 80.0% of shots on target were saved by Ajax Amsterdam goalkeepers. This puts Ajax Amsterdam ranks #4 in the league in saves rate. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 54.5% of games resulted in a clean sheet for Ajax Amsterdam. This puts Ajax Amsterdam at #1 in the league for holding opponents to nil.

Ajax Amsterdam Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Ajax Amsterdam had 2.18 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Ajax Amsterdam is in the top 19 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Ajax Amsterdam had 22.55 interceptions. Ajax Amsterdam is in the top 6 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Ajax Amsterdam has committed 0.0 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Ajax Amsterdam in the top 22 percentile in the league in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Ajax Amsterdam drew 10.64 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Ajax Amsterdam in the top 78 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Ajax Amsterdam had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 11.18 times per 90 minutes of action. Ajax Amsterdam is in the top 67 percentile in offside calls against them.

PEC Zwolle vs. Ajax Amsterdam Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: PEC Zwolle 6 Ajax Amsterdam 7

Moneyline Pick: Ajax Amsterdam -560 matchbook