Ajax – Chelsea : Preview & Prediction
Ajax dominate their group with 2 wins without stress against Lille (3-0) and on the turf of Valencia (3-0) and a 3-point lead over the Spanish club and Chelsea, his future opponent. The Dutch club has not lost in an official match for more than 5 months and a half and will be logical favorite of the Blues at the Johan Cruijff Arena.Ajax, also leader of its championship, remains on 2 away successes in ADO Den Haag (2-0) and RKC Waalwijk (2-1) this Saturday. Chelsea, 3rd in their group in C1 and 4th in the Premier League, will struggle to get a positive result from the Netherlands. The Blues, after a surprise defeat against Valencia (0-1) at Stamford Bridge, responded well by winning hard in Lille (2-1) on the second day. Since that European success, the London club has squeezed Southampton (4-1) at home and has hardly beaten Newcastle (1-0) at Stamford Bridge.
Ajax Amsterdam are on a running streak of 5 straight wins in all competitions.
Ajax are undefeated in official competition since May 8, a series of 19 games without defeat (15 wins and 4 draws).
Chelsea is also on a run of 5 ranked wins.
The Dutch club is undefeated since 6 games in the Champions League (4 wins and 2 draws).
The Blues have only 1 success in their last 5 games of C1.
Only one clash and a victory of Ajax (3-1) in friendly in 2010.
Ajax Amsterdam are beefy at home hooking Bayern Munich (3-3) and Juventus Turin (1-1) last season … In this poster, the locals should once again defeat the defeat.
Ajax – Chelsea : Betting Tips
Ajax – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70