Benfica – Ajax : Preview & Prediction
The Benfica is in crisis with a series in progress of 3 consecutive defeats against Ajax Amsterdam (1-0) in the Netherlands in the Champions League, then in Belenenses (2-0) and against Moreirense at the stadium. Luz in the league. The current third of Liga Sagrès lives two complicated weeks and should play his European future this Wednesday night. With 2 defeats against Bayern Munich (0-2) and Amsterdam (1-0), the Portuguese club, winner in Athens (3-2), is no longer entitled to error. An Ajax win combined with a Bayern Munich success against AEK Athens would eliminate Rui Vitoria’s formation. Conversely, Ajax Amsterdam is in full swing since the Dutch club is undefeated since September 23 and has just lined up 6 straight wins, ongoing series. Ajax have had three recent successes against Feyernoord (3-0), Go Ahead Eagles (3-0) in the KNVB Cup and Willem II (2-0) at the Johan Cruijff Arena. Undefeated in his group in C1 including a very good draw in Munich against Bayern (1-1), Ajax has shoulders wide enough to hang a result in Portugal.
Ajax is leader of its group.
Ajax remains on 2 success of rank against Benfica.
In the first leg, Ajax had won 1 goal to 0 on a realization of Mazraoui in overtime (90 + 2).
Benfica is on a series in the course of 3 defeats in a row, in all competitions.
Ajax are on a current series of 6 ranked victories in all competitions.
After taking a point on the lawn of Bayern Munich (1-1), Ajax Amsterdam is able to hold in check this Benfica team that grows black since three meetings.
Benfica – Ajax : Betting Tips
Benfica – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70