This Tuesday PSV Eindhoven goes to Switzerland to face FC Basel for the second leg of the second qualifying round of the Champions League. Both teams can still qualify after the result of the first leg.
FC Basel vs PSV Eindhoven Today’s Betting Tips
For the second season in a row, FC Basel did not finish the Swiss championship and finished 20 points behind the Young Boys of Berne. In their preparation phase, Marcel Koller’s men gained confidence by beating Nuremberg (0-4) and Lausanne (4-1) but lost to Stuttgart (2-3). Winners of Sion in their first match of the championship of Switzerland, they have however lost the first leg (3-2) without demerit, before falling at home against St. Gallen during the second day of the championship.
For its part, PSV Eindhoven has upset Ajax Amsterdam a lot in the Dutch championship but finally it could not hold on for the duration and finished in 2nd place. This summer, the Dutch have played several preparation matches. Held in check by Sion (0-0), the PSV lost to OGC Nice (2-3) and then won against Aris Thessaloniki (3-0) before losing to Wolfsburg (0- 2). The Dutch managed to win the first leg (3-2) but lost the Netherlands Super Cup this weekend against Ajax (2-0).
The staff for FC Basel vs PSV Eindhoven
For FC Basel, several players are well known to the French public in the image of former Sochalien Kalulu, former Stéphanois Van Wolfswinkel and the promising Swiss striker Ajeti, who scored, at 22, 14 goals a year past. Otherwise, the chucks are Frei, Xhaka, Zuffi and Bua.
This summer, PSV lost top scorer Luuk De Jong, who scored 28 goals in the league last season and went on to defend Sevilla FC. On the other hand, the young Mexican striker Lozano (17 goals) and the still younger Bergwijn (10 goals) remained. Substitutes Thomas and Van Osch are injured.
Our Best Betting Tips FC Basel vs PSV Eindhoven
The two teams relatively close to each other could well neutralize themselves in this return match. Draw
Betting Tips: Over 2.5 goals