PSV U23 suffered a 3-0 defeat at the hands of their Liverpool counterparts in the second game of the Premier League International Cup at Prenton Park on Tuesday.
PSV forced to chase the game
Dennis Haar’s side were forced to chase the game from an early stage after Brewer had put Liverpool ahead on 11 minutes and Wilson doubled the lead in the 26th minute. PSV U23 were lucky Brannagan saw his spot kick come off the bar after Brewster had been fouled by Maxime Soulas seven minutes into the second half.
Soulas sent off
It was a one-sided game and PSV could never stage a comeback. Maxime Soulas saw a second yellow card and was sent off in the 54th minute. Virtue made it 3-0 for Liverpool. Following the 3-0 defeat, PSV U23 will go into the third game , against Newcastle United U23, knowing that only a victory will lead to reaching the last eight of the tournament. The date of the fixture will be confirmed later.
PSV U23 line-up
Van de Meulenhof; Abels, Teze, Soulas, Carolina; Rigo, Lundqvist, Rommens; Laursen, Verreth, Malen.