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PSV Eindhoven vs. Utrecht 5/16/2021 Dutch Eredivisie Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

PSV Eindhoven faces Utrecht on 5/16/2021.

Utrecht visits PSV Eindhoven in a regular season match. PSV Eindhoven with a record of 21.0-8.0-4.0 this season comes into this game with a 8.0-5.0-3.0 record on the road. Utrecht is 13.0-13.0-7.0 this season and is 6.0-6.0-4.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for PSV Eindhoven and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. In their last match, Utrecht won and now turns their attention to PSV Eindhoven at home in friendly territory.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Utrecht and it is an opportunity to get rolling. In their previous match, Utrecht came out with a draw and will look to chalk up a tally in the win column. Their home crowd or lack thereof (in person, but there will be virtual fans “present”) due to ongoing pandemic is hungry for a win.

The PSV Eindhoven Roster

The Players to Watch for the PSV Eindhoven

Jordan Teze DF

As a shooter, Jordan Teze had 3.0 shots fired this season. He is not considered a threat to score, but he takes a share of shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Jordan Teze had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Jordan Teze had 30 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his PSV Eindhoven teammates, Jordan Teze had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Jordan Teze has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Jordan Teze has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 28 fouls this season. He has drawn 9 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Olivier Boscagli DF,MF

As a shooter, Olivier Boscagli had 19.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Olivier Boscagli had 7.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Olivier Boscagli had 28 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his PSV Eindhoven teammates, Olivier Boscagli had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Olivier Boscagli has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Olivier Boscagli has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 22 fouls this season. He has drawn 30 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Philipp Max DF

As a shooter, Philipp Max had 31.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Philipp Max had 14.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Philipp Max has 27 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his PSV Eindhoven teammates, Philipp Max had 5 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Philipp Max has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Philipp Max has 3 Red Cards this season. He has committed 18 fouls this season. He has drawn 20 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Denzel Dumfries DF

As a shooter, Denzel Dumfries had 24.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Denzel Dumfries had 9.0 shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Denzel Dumfries has 27 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his PSV Eindhoven teammates, Denzel Dumfries had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Denzel Dumfries has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Denzel Dumfries has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed 45 fouls this season. He has drawn 44 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Donyell Malen FW

As a shooter, Donyell Malen had 111.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Donyell Malen had 60.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Donyell Malen had 27 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his PSV Eindhoven teammates, Donyell Malen had 19 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Donyell Malen has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Donyell Malen has 2 Red Cards this season. He has committed 10 fouls this season. He has drawn 29 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Pablo Rosario MF

As a shooter, Pablo Rosario had 14.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Pablo Rosario has 2.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Pablo Rosario had 25 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his PSV Eindhoven teammates, Pablo Rosario had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Pablo Rosario has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Pablo Rosario has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 45 fouls this season. He has drawn 21 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Ibrahim Sangaré MF

As a shooter, Ibrahim Sangaré had 24.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Ibrahim Sangaré had 4.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Ibrahim Sangaré had 24 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Ibrahim Sangaré has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Ibrahim Sangaré has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ibrahim Sangaré has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 41 fouls this season. He has drawn 19 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Eran Zahavi FW

Eran Zahavi has 83.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Eran Zahavi has 35.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Eran Zahavi had 21 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his PSV Eindhoven teammates, Eran Zahavi had 11 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Eran Zahavi has 2 Yellow Cards this season. Eran Zahavi has 3 Red Cards this season. He has committed 19 fouls this season. He has drawn 18 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

The Utrecht Roster

The Players to Watch for the Utrecht

Gyrano Kerk FW

Gyrano Kerk has 82.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Gyrano Kerk had 37.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Gyrano Kerk has 31 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Gyrano Kerk has 8 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Gyrano Kerk has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Gyrano Kerk has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 53 fouls this season. He has drawn 37 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Django Warmerdam DF

As a shooter, Django Warmerdam had 13.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Django Warmerdam had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

As a scorer, Django Warmerdam had 31 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Utrecht teammates, Django Warmerdam had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Django Warmerdam has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Django Warmerdam has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 19 fouls this season. He has drawn 13 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Joris van Overeem MF

As a shooter, Joris van Overeem had 11.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Joris van Overeem has 3.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

As a scorer, Joris van Overeem had 24 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Utrecht teammates, Joris van Overeem had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Joris van Overeem has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Joris van Overeem has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 33 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Sander van de Streek MF,FW

Sander van de Streek has 73.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Sander van de Streek has 29.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Sander van de Streek had 26 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Utrecht teammates, Sander van de Streek had 10 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Sander van de Streek has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Sander van de Streek has 2 Red Cards this season. He has committed 26 fouls this season. He has drawn 42 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Adam Maher MF

As a shooter, Adam Maher had 34.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Adam Maher has 13.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

Adam Maher has 24 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Utrecht teammates, Adam Maher had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Adam Maher has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Adam Maher has 2 Red Cards this season. He has committed 45 fouls this season. He has drawn 58 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Bart Ramselaar MF,FW

Bart Ramselaar has 46.0 shots fired this season. He is a persistent threat to score, at least by his efforts to try to take shots. Bart Ramselaar has 14.0 shots on target this season. He is a sharpshooter, his ability to constantly threaten to score makes him a top focus for defenses.

As a scorer, Bart Ramselaar had 21 goals this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Utrecht teammates, Bart Ramselaar had 4 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Bart Ramselaar has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Bart Ramselaar has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 16 fouls this season. He has drawn 17 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Tommy St. Jago DF

As a shooter, Tommy St. Jago had 10.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Tommy St. Jago had 1.0 shots on target this season. He does not have enough shots on goal to really be respected.

Tommy St. Jago has 21 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Tommy St. Jago has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Tommy St. Jago has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Tommy St. Jago has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 18 fouls this season. He has drawn 14 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

Mark van der Maarel DF

Mark van der Maarel has 13.0 shots fired this season. He is a threat to score, but should not be considered a main threat. Mark van der Maarel has 3.0 shots on target this season. He is capable of taking shots that can turn into goals.

Mark van der Maarel has 18 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Utrecht teammates, Mark van der Maarel had 2 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Mark van der Maarel has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Mark van der Maarel has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed 29 fouls this season. He has drawn 12 fouls this season in Dutch Eredivisie action.

PSV Eindhoven Team Stats

The PSV Eindhoven Offensive Stats and Metrics

PSV Eindhoven scored 2.00 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, PSV Eindhoven was able to score 1.70 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

PSV Eindhoven converted on 0.31 of attempted shots on goal. This offense creates high quality shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, PSV Eindhoven attempts 6.55 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, PSV Eindhoven is able to get 42.8% of their shots to be on goal(target). They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

PSV Eindhoven Defensive Stats and Metrics

PSV Eindhoven gave up 0.85 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. PSV Eindhoven goalkeepers fended off 3.0 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. PSV Eindhoven truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 70.7% of shots on target were saved by PSV Eindhoven goalkeepers. This defense and goalkeeper effort can be better when it comes to their ability to prevent shots on target from becoming goals. When it comes to the clean sheet percentage, 36.4% of games resulted in a clean sheet for PSV Eindhoven. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.







PSV Eindhoven Utility Stats

PSV Eindhoven tried 17.03 crosses per 90 minutes of action. This puts PSV Eindhoven in the top 40 percentile in the league in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, PSV Eindhoven had 14.97 interceptions. PSV Eindhoven is in the top 4 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, PSV Eindhoven commits 10.3 fouls. PSV Eindhoven is in the top 6 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. PSV Eindhoven drew 9.94 fouls per 90 minutes of action. PSV Eindhoven is in the top 93 percentile in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, PSV Eindhoven committed an offside 1.88 times. This puts PSV Eindhoven in the top 61 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Utrecht Team Stats

The Utrecht Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Utrecht was able to score 1.36 goals. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Utrecht was able to score 1.00 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Utrecht converted on 0.24 of attempted shots on goal. The shots generated from this offense would be deemed below average.

Utrecht attempted 5.64 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. Continuing on the subject of shots on target, Utrecht is able to get 37.0% of their shots to be on goal(target). They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

Utrecht Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Utrecht was able to hold opponents to 1.06 goals. There is nothing remarkable about their defensive effort. This is a generally average defense. When it comes to the stress put on goalkeepers, 3.21 shots were saved by Utrecht goalkeepers this season on a per 90 minute basis. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Utrecht truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

When it comes to the saves percentage, 67.0% of shots on target were saved by Utrecht goalkeepers. The struggles are real when it comes to defending shots on target. Utrecht goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 24.2% of the time. This defense and goalkeeping crew is capable of having a clean sheet, the consistency is just not there.

Utrecht Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Utrecht had 20.55 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Utrecht is in the top 15 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Utrecht has successfully intercepted 12.82 passes per 90 minutes of action. This puts Utrecht in the top 24 percentile in the league in interceptions per 90 minutes. Utrecht has committed 11.12 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Utrecht is in the top 13 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Utrecht drew 10.55 fouls. This puts Utrecht in the top 85 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Utrecht had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 1.79 times per 90 minutes of action. Utrecht is in the top 55 percentile in offside calls against them.

PSV Eindhoven vs. Utrecht Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: PSV Eindhoven 3 Utrecht 1

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