AZ should match a historic efficiency within the high match in opposition to PSV on Wednesday night to maintain the title aspirations alive. It solely occurred as soon as that the Alkmaarders within the Eredivisie received 3 times in a row in opposition to the Eindhoven staff.
PSV in-house just about unbeatable
In Could 2019, AZ was 1-0 too robust in Alkmaar and 5 months later PSV was humiliated 0-4 at residence by the staff of the then coach Arne Slot. The final and solely time that AZ received 3 times in a row in opposition to PSV within the Eredivisie was between 1980 and 1981.
For the primary time because the 2013/2014 season, PSV can lose 3 times in a row to 1 particular opponent. Feyenoord then turned out to be a concern gover. The folks of Eindhoven normally do nicely in opposition to AZ. Earlier than the 2 latest defeats, they received ten conferences in a row.
AZ can lean on positive outcomes in opposition to Dutch high golf equipment. The 2-time nationwide champion received the final 5 conferences with a staff from the standard high three and didn’t concede a single purpose in these duels. Previous to that sequence, AZ solely received one of many nineteen league matches in opposition to Ajax, Feyenoord or PSV.
In any case, profitable at PSV might be a hell of a job, as a result of the Philips Stadium turned out to be an impregnable fortress within the latest previous. PSV misplaced solely one in all its final 67 residence matches within the league and this season not some extent was misplaced at residence. No different Eredivisie membership can submit that statistic.
As well as, PSV has obtained few targets in-house this season. In seven residence video games, the staff of coach Roger Schmidt conceded solely three hits. The final clear sheet of PSV in residence and away matches within the Eredivisie dates from November 29, 2020 (1-0 in opposition to Sparta Rotterdam).
The highest match between PSV and AZ begins on Wednesday at 6.45 p.m. within the Philips Stadium. The Alkmaarders at present have 28 factors, seven lower than chief Ajax and 6 lower than quantity three PSV. The staff from Amsterdam will play an away recreation in opposition to FC Twente on Thursday night.
View this system, the outcomes and the place within the Eredivisie