Eredivisie (2020-21): Utrecht is Put to Perform hosts to Ajax on Sunday at the Stadion Galgenwaard Within their next Eredivisie fixture.
Utrecht comes into this match after a 4-1 loss to Heracles last Sunday at the Erve Asito at the Eredivisie.
A hattrick from Dutch midfielder Rai Vloet and a goal from winger Silvester van der Water guaranteed victory for Frank Wormuth’s side. A second-half Simon Gustafson penalty was shown to be scant consolation for Utrecht.
Ajax, on the other hand, beat Danish Superliga side Midtjylland 2-1 on Wednesday in the group stage of the UEFA Champions League. Aims from youthful Brazilian winger Antony and Chairman and captain Dusan Tadic ensured the win for Ajax. Winger Anders Dreyer scored the goal for Midtjylland.
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Utrecht vs Ajax Head-to-Head
In the previous 32 encounters between these two teams, Ajax has won 16 games, lost 9. and drawn seven games.
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The last match happened between these two teams in 2019, Ajax defeated Utrecht 4-0.
Utrecht form guide in the Eredivisie: W-D-D-W-L
Ajax form guide in the Eredivisie: W-L-W-W-W
Utrecht vs Ajax Predicted XI
Utrecht Predicted XI (4-3-3): Thijmen Nijhuis, Mark van der Maarel, Tommy St. Jago, Justin Hoogma, Django Warmerdam, Simon Gustafson, Adam Maher, Sander van de Streek, Gyrano Kerk, Moussa Sylla, Bart Ramselaar
Ajax Predicted XI (4-3-3): Andre Onana, Noussair Mazraoui, Perr Schuurs, Daley Blind, Lisandro Martinez, Davy Klaassen, Jurgen Ekkelenkamp, Ryan Gravenberch, David Neres, Lassina Traore, Antony
Utrecht vs Ajax Prediction
Ajax are the favorites to win this match. Even with Utrecht’s home benefit, Erik ten Hag’s side have the gifted squad and caliber gamers to win away from home.
Utrecht lie eighth in the Eredivisie table, and will be the underdogs coming into this game. Sweden international Simon Gustafson, former Juventus and Southampton winger Eljero Elia and veteran midfielder Urby Emanuelson all ply their trade for Utrecht, and could prove to be crucial from Ajax.
Meanwhile, Ajax sit at the Peak of the league. Winger Antony has impressed, while striker Lassina Traore and midfielder Ryan Gravenberch have appeared in good form and should give the team confidence.
Prediction: Utrecht 0-2 Ajax