PSV will start on Thursday with Maximiliano Romero, Bruma and Mauro Júnior in the match against the Slovenian NS Mura in the third heat of the Europa League. The trio is preferred to Mohamed Ihattaren, Cody Gakpo and Noni Madueke.
In last Saturday’s league match with FC Emmen (2-1 win), Ihattaren, Gakpo and Madueke still had a basic place at PSV. Romero, Bruma and Mauro Júnior then all came into the field with the Eindhoven team in the second half.
PSV still has to do without newcomer Eran Zahavi in Slovenia. The Israeli striker, who was taken over from the Chinese Guangzhou R&F last weekend, is not yet eligible to play.
The injured Érick Gutiérrez and Armando Obispo are also not available for PSV. Goalkeeper Vincent Müller, who was attracted on Wednesday, did not travel to Slovenia.
The confrontation between Mura and PSV is about one match. The winner will advance to the play-offs for the Europa League, which will be played next week. The Norwegian Rosenborg BK or the Turkish Alanyaspor is the opponent in this.
The match between Mura and PSV starts on Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Slovenian town of Murska Sobota and is led by Swiss referee Sandro Schärer.
Formazzjoni tat-tim NS Mura: Obradovic; Kous, Karnicnik, Gorenc, Sturm; Kozar, Kouter; Filipovic, Horvat, Bobicanec; Zizek.
PSV line-up: Mvogo; Dumfries, Teze, Boscagli, Max; Bruma, Rosario, Thomas, Mauro Júnior, Malen, Romero.