PSV beats AZ and crown to winterkampioen Eredivisie

PSV has Saturday night thanks to a victory at AZ crowned winterkampioen of the Premier league. The champion won his final match of 2018 with 3-1 in the Philips Stadium.

AZ was in the first half-hour is still the better team and came on ahead through Mats Seuntjens. By a hit of Steven Bergwijn was PSV eindhoven with a 1-1 rest.

Shortly after the resumption made a substitute Michal Sadílek for the 2-1, after which both teams some great chances untapped left. In the final set Hirving Lozano from a free kick and the 3-1 final score on the scoreboard.

PSV recorded as his sixteenth win in seventeen matches played. If Ajax Sunday the away game against FC Utrecht wins, the Locals halfway through the season two points behind the New leader. AZ earned 25 points before the winter break, and is therefore at the sixth place.

On January 4, leaves PSV eindhoven to Qatar for a training camp, and the team of trainer Mark van Bommel on January 20, the league resumes with an away game against FC Emmen.

Isimat-Mirin makes the first minutes of the season

Against AZ played PSV for rest is good and was the long time it won’t be dangerous. The ball was slow and riskless played and the away team was in the transition the most threatening team.

So came the Alkmaarders after a quarter hour, also on a 0-1-ahead. After losing possession of Érick Gutiérrez could Mats Seuntjens unhindered to go with the ball on the foot. Because Nicolas Isimat-Mirin – that his first speelminuten of the season in the Eredivisie – failed to intervene, could the striker of AZ of a meter or two effective tricks.

Ten minutes later it was AZ again dangerous with a rapid outbreak. Nota bene PSV-attacker Lozano prevented with a sliding tackle in his own penalty area that Oussama Idrissi only goalkeeper Jeroen Zoet could go. From a corner came Idrissi a shot, but that went along.

Dissatisfied Van Bommel exchanges Pereiro after half an hour

The supporters of PSV left with a strong fluitconcerten their discontent heard when the players in the back of the ball to each other slowly toeschoven. Van Bommel grabbed all within half an hour by Gastón Pereiro to the side to pick up in favour of the young Czech Sadílek.

Therefore, there was little more threat in the game at PSV, even though there is still much error in the sloppy home team. After 38 minutes, recorded Lozano finally, the first doelpoging on behalf of the leader. The Mexican shot right on the AZ-goalkeeper Marco Bizot.

Two minutes later, Bizot a lot more effort with a commitment of Lozano, who is handsome between a number of AZ’ers doorworstelde. In the rebound accomplished Bergwijn the ball in the corner: 1-1. On the stroke of peace was made PSV even close to a lead, but Nick Viergever shot a metre over after a cross from the right wing.

Sadílek put PSV shortly after peace ahead of

Immediately after peace came to PSV at 2-1 through Sadílek, with any fortune a cross from Luuk de Jong within slipped.
Then was kindled the match with odds over and over again. AZ was close to equalize, but a bet of Guus Lift could by Fresh on the bar to be tapped.

A few minutes after that shot Denzel Dumfries after a handsome action on Bizot. Bergwijn had after playing for an hour, his second of the evening, but he also got the ball along the AZ-goalkeeper

Not much later, found AZ-midfielder Fredrik Midtsjö with a beautiful swipe the top of the crossbar. PSV replied through Angeliño, that his rod turned, saw by Bizot.

Also a lot of opportunities in final phase

Also in the final stage were numerous opportunities missed. A free-kick from De Jong went through the wall from AZ right next to it, and in the corner kick that followed was Jorrit Hendrix the ball from close in.

After a minor infringement of Ron Vlaar at Dumfries gave Of Boekel in the eightieth minute with a free kick to PSV. Bizot chose the good angle, but could the efforts of Lozano’t tackle (3-1), making the victory so well was already inside.

However, AZ is not yet won and struck through substitute Björn Johnsen again raise the bar. In the rebound shot ex-PSV Albert Gudmundsson beside the point, making it 3-1 and PSV regardless of the outcome Sunday, when FC Utrecht-Ajax the calendar year, exiting if winterkampioen.

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