The PSV Eindhoven team will challenge the NEC Nijmegen team in a Matchday 5 Dutch Eredivisie in Philips Stadion Stadium, Eindhoven on Saturday, September 16, 2023. For streaming coverage of PSV Eindhoven vs NEC Nijmegen, preview and how to watch it, see in this article.
PSV Eindhoven will try to extend their winning streak in the Eredivisie when they host NEC Nijmegen at the Philips Stadium on Saturday (16/9) afternoon. The home team, who were runners-up last season, are unbeaten in their first three matches and are in second place in the league standings, only behind AZ Alkmaar on goal difference.
Meanwhile, NEC had a poor start with two defeats to Excelsior and Heracles, before picking up their first win over Waalwijk in the third match. The team from Nijmegen were held to a draw by Sparta Rotterdam in their last match before the international break and are in 13th place with four points.
PSV themselves have a very good record against NEC, who have always had difficulty facing them. The two teams have met 90 times, with PSV winning 64-7. PSV have been victorious in their last 11 meetings with NEC and are unbeaten in their last 20 matches.
PSV have also always scored at least three goals in their last three matches against NEC. Luuk de Jong, PSV’s mainstay striker, scored goals in his last two matches against NEC and also in his last two matches in the Eredivisie.
PSV Eindhoven started this season by beating Utrecht 2-0, then winning 3-1 over Vitesse and destroying Waalwijk 4-0. They did not reduce their performance from last season, but continued to show their strength in the Eredivisie.
PSV also performed impressively in European competition, eliminating Benfica in the Champions League play-off round and beating Galatasaray 4-1 in the first match of the group phase. PSV scored a minimum of four goals in their last two matches in all competitions and are unbeaten in their last seven matches.
NEC, on the other hand, is still looking for their consistency in the Eredivisie after promotion from the second division. They suffered two consecutive defeats at the start of the season, respectively with a score of 4-3 to Excelsior and 2-1 to Heracles.
NEC managed to win 3-0 over Waalwijk in the third match, but were held to a 1-1 draw by Sparta Rotterdam in their last match before the international break. NEC is ranked 13th with four points, but is only one goal behind PSV in terms of productivity.
PSV is still the favorite to win again against NEC, who have not won at the Philips Stadium since 2000. PSV has a big advantage in head-to-head record and recent form, and has quality players.
Live Stream & How To Watch
PSV Eindhoven vs NEC Nijmegen match at Philips Stadion Stadium, Eindhoven can be watched live streaming. Eredivisie 2023/2024 Matchday 5 match broadcast on ESPN+ starting 14:00 ET.
|Match||PSV Eindhoven vs. NEC Nijmegen|
|Match day||Matchday 5|
|Venue||Philips Stadion Stadium, Eindhoven|
|Date||Saturday, September 16, 2023|
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Interesting Statistics and Facts
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5 H2H Latest PSV Eindhoven – NEC Nijmegen
- April 02, 2023 – NEC Nijmegen [2 – 4] PSV Eindhoven (Eredivisie)
- October 30, 2022 – PSV Eindhoven [3 – 0] NEC Nijmegen (Eredivisie)
- May 12, 2022 – PSV Eindhoven [3 – 2] NEC Nijmegen (Eredivisie)
- December 13, 2021 – NEC Nijmegen [1 – 2] PSV Eindhoven (Eredivisie)
- February 19, 2017 – PSV Eindhoven [3 – 1] NEC Nijmegen (Eredivisie)
PSV Eindhoven – Last 5 Match Results
- August 16, 2023 – Sturm Graz [1 – 3] PSV Eindhoven (UEFA Champions League)
- August 19, 2023 – Vitesse [1 – 3] PSV Eindhoven (Eredivisie)
- August 23, 2023 – Rangers [2 – 2] PSV Eindhoven (UEFA Champions League)
- August 31, 2023 – PSV Eindhoven [5 – 1] Rangers (UEFA Champions League)
- September 03, 2023 – RKC Waalwijk [0 – 4] PSV Eindhoven (Eredivisie)
NEC Nijmegen – Last 5 Match Results
- August 04, 2023 – NEC Nijmegen [3 – 1] Venezia (Club Friendlies)
- August 13, 2023 – NEC Nijmegen [3 – 4] Excelsior (Eredivisie)
- August 19, 2023 – Heracles [2 – 1] NEC Nijmegen (Eredivisie)
- August 26, 2023 – NEC Nijmegen [3 – 0] RKC Waalwijk (Eredivisie)
- September 02, 2023 – Sparta Rotterdam [1 – 1] NEC Nijmegen (Eredivisie)