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Ajax vs Spurs: Team News, Probable lineups & prediction

Champions League By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 07/05/2019

Ajax will entertain Tottenham Hotspur in the reverse fixture of the tie at the Johan Cruyff Stadium on Wednesday in the Champions League.

TEAM NEWS:

AJAX:

The Dutch team has no fresh injury worries as they head into the clash against Tottenham Hotspurs at the Johan Cruyff Stadium on Wednesday. 

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR:

Spurs will be without some key players going into this tie against Ajax, Harry Kane, Harry Winks Serge Aurier are all primed to miss this reverse fixture against Erik Ten Hag’s men.

HEAD TO HEAD:

The first leg was only the third meeting between these two sides and it was the first time Ajax has come out on top. Tottenham won both legs when the two teams met in the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup back in 1981. 

RECENT FORM:

AJAX:

The Dutch team has been in great form this season with the modest team defeating the likes of Real Madrid and Juventus and they have put one leg in final with a 1-0 win in the first leg against Spurs.

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR:

Mauricio Pochettino’s men are not in their best form at the moment coupled with the fact that they are down with several injury worries that affected their campaign in both domestic scene and in Europe.

PREDICTION:

Ajax 1-1 Tottenham Hotspur

PROBABLE LINEUPS:

AJAX:

Onana; Veltman, De Ligt, Blind, Tagliafico; Schone, De Jong, Van de Beek; Ziyech, Tadic, Neres

TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR:

Lloris; Alderweireld, Sanchez, Vertonghen; Trippier, Sissoko, Wanyama, Rose; Eriksen, Alli; Son
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