PSV head coach Phillip Cocu has promoted two of his young players - Albert Gudmundsson and Kenneth Paal – to the first team. Both players have been training with the senior squad for some time yet. They impressed in training and have been rewarded with progress to the senior group.
Both Paal and Gudmundsson have made Eredivisie appearances for PSV. Paal made four starts as left back, while Gudmundsson came on as a substitute four times.
Gudmundsson joined the PSV Academy in 2015. The Icelander scored 24 goals for PSV U21 in over 50 appearances. Paal joined the youth set-up in 2012 and has risen through the ranks.