Atalanta and Ajax will face each other on Tuesday for a game of the 2nd group stage round of the Champions League. The Italians are on top of the standings in group D of the tournament with three points, while Ajax are down at 3rd with no points yet after losing to reigning champions Liverpool on the opening day.
Atalanta vs Ajax Head to Head
Worth mentioning: Both sides have never met before.
Atalanta vs Ajax Stats
|As of 25.10||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Atalanta||Loss||6 W/ 0 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L|
|Ajax||Win||7 W/ 1 D/ 2 L||4 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
Last game Atalanta: 24.10.2020 Serie A: Atalanta – Sampdoria 1:3; Duvan Zapata 80’(penalty); Fabio Quagliarella 13’, Morten Thorsby 59’, Jakub Jankto 90’; Fabio Quagliarella from the visiting team missed a penalty in the 45’
Top performers Atalanta: Alejandro Gomez 5 goals 2 assists, Duvan Zapata 3 goals 2 assists, Luis Muriel 3 goals 1 assist.
Next game Atalanta: 31.10.2020 Coppa Italia: Crotone – Atalanta
Last game Ajax: 24.10.2020 Eredivisie: Venlo – Ajax 0:13; Jurgen Ekkelenkamo 12’, 57’, Lassina Traore 17’, 32’, 54’, 65’, 87’, Dusan Tadic 44’, Antony 55’, Daley Blind 59’, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar 74’(penalty), 76’, Lisandro Martinez 78’; Christiaan Kum from the home team was sentoff with straight red card in the 51’
Top performers Ajax: Lassina Traore 5 goals 3 assists, Antony 4 goals 2 assists, Dusan Tadic 4 goals 2 assists.
Next game Ajax: 31.10.2020 Eredivisie: Ajax – Sittard
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Atalanta suffered a shocking 1:3 home defeat at the hads of Sampdoria on Saturday in a match of the 5th Serie A round. The team has been inconsitent of late, alternating wins with losses across the last four matches. No draw has been registered in Atalanta’s ten previous encounters, with the winning side of the last seven scoring at least three goals. The teams playing at home triumphed in only three of Atalanta’s last ten games, as the visitors celebrated on seven occasions. All of the Italians last five clashes produced over 3,5 goals, while four witnessed goals at both ends.
Ajax broke numerous records on Saturday, when they destroyed Venlo 0:13 away from home. That was the biggest winning margin in the history of the Dutch topflight, but interestingly was not enough to be Ajax biggest triumph, as in 1984 they trash Luxembourg minnows Red Boys Differdange 14:0. Like their next opponents from Italy, the Amsterdam giants have been inconsitent of late, alternating victories with defeats in the last four games. No draw has been registered in Ajax last eigh encounters. Three of their previous five clashes resulted in over 2,5 goals, while two saw both involved sides to score.
Atalanta vs Ajax News
Missing players Atalanta: Marco Carnesecchi, Mattia Caldara and Pierluigi Gollini are injured. Ruslan Malinovsky is doubtful.
Missing players Ajax: Mohammed Kudus is injured.
Atalanta vs Ajax Predictions
Over 3,5 goals – 1.90 @ bet365