Utrecht vs Ajax – Preview, Tips and Odds

Netherlands: Eredivisie
Utrecht
Full Time
0:3
Ajax
Highlights and Stats


Utrecht and Ajax will collide with one another in a battle that will go down at Stadion Galgenwaard. The two contending sides are to meet on Sunday for an encounter of the 19th round of the Eredivisie. The hosts of the game are 7th in the standings, having earned a total of 29 points so far. In the meantime, their next opponents occupy the 2nd spot in the table with 42 points, which means there is a 13 point gap separating the two contenders.

Utrecht vs Ajax Head to Head

TeamLast Game 2021/10/03Last 20 Games
Utrecht
win
  • ?
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Lhome
  • Dhome
  • Waway
  • Lhome
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Daway
Ajax
loss
  • ?
  • Lhome
  • Dhome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Daway
  • Lhome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Whome
  • Daway
  • Dhome

Worth Mentioning

The most recent time when Utrecht and Ajax locked horns, the game finished with the score of 0:1 to Utrecht. The two squads took on each other on the 3rd of October 2021. Ajax were unable to win any of the previous 2 matches, registering 1 defeat and 1 draw in the process. The most recent encounters were dominated by the visiting sides who showed an impressive performances and triumphed in 5, while the hosts recorded just 3 wins in the last 10 meetings. The result was a draw in only 2 of the last 10 clashes between Utrecht and Ajax. Two of the last 5 battles on the pitch saw both clubs score and two featured more than 2.5 goals. Over that stretch of time Ajax succeeded in keeping one clean sheet and Utrecht limited their rivals to no goals on two occasions. From a statistical point of view, the recent 5 matches between the two sides tend to produce an average of 3.40 goals.

Utrecht vs Ajax Last Games Averages

*Average Metrics based on available data from last 20 games

UtrechtAjax
  • Goals

    1.05
    1.80
  • Fouls

    11.29
    9.36
  • Corners

    2.57
    7.07
  • Offsides

    1.50
    1.50
  • Cards

    2.36
    1.57
  • Posession

    35%
    65%

Utrecht Form

  • ?
  • Dhome
  • Daway
  • Laway
  • Dhome
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Laway
  • Laway
  • Whome
  • Whome

Utrecht recorded a 1:1 stalemate as hosts in a clash against Twente of the Eredivisie played on December 22nd. They are currently on a run of five consecutive matches without a triumph, registering 2 defeats and 3 draws in the process. Playing on home ground worked miracles throughout Utrecht’s recent 10 encounters. The home side earned the victory 6 times in total and avoided defeat on 9 occasions. Of their last five games, three resulted in over 2.5 goals and four had both outfits scoring. During that period Utrecht managed to keep one clean sheet, while they failed to score in just one game. When looking at statistics, we notice that the average number of goals scored during the club’s most recent 5 outings is 3.20.
  • Goals
    1.60
  • Fouls
    11.30
  • Corners
    6.00
  • Offsides
    1.20
  • Cards
    2.10
  • Posession
    52%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Eredivisie2021/12/22UtrechtTwente11 D
Eredivisie2021/12/18Fortuna SittardUtrecht22 D
Cup2021/12/14NAC BredaUtrecht32 L
Eredivisie2021/12/11UtrechtGo Ahead Eagles00 D
Eredivisie2021/12/04PSVUtrecht41 L
Eredivisie2021/11/28UtrechtHeracles10 W
Eredivisie2021/11/21CambuurUtrecht21 L
Eredivisie2021/11/07VitesseUtrecht21 L
Eredivisie2021/10/31UtrechtWillem II51 W
Eredivisie2021/10/23UtrechtHeerenveen21 W

Ajax Form

  • ?
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Whome
  • Lhome
  • Whome
  • Whome
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Waway
  • Waway

Ajax previously faced Fortuna Sittard on Wednesday and the final score was a colossal 5:0 victory at home. The club is now on a run of three straight victories. The home crowd, usually referred to as the “12th player”, have failed to significantly impact Ajax’s recent ten meetings, as they ended in 4 home victories and 5 away triumphs. No more than one of the previous 10 encounters of the squad concluded in draws. All but one of their most recent five clashes produced more than 2.5 goals with two seeing both of the teams netting goals. Within this time frame Ajax were successful in keeping three clean sheets and netted one or more in all matches. The team’s last five outings finished with 4 goals on average.
  • Goals
    3.20
  • Fouls
    9.70
  • Corners
    8.50
  • Offsides
    2.70
  • Cards
    1.00
  • Posession
    65%
LeagueDateTeam 1Team 2Team 1 ScoreTeam 2 ScoreForm
Eredivisie2021/12/22AjaxFortuna Sittard50 W
Eredivisie2021/12/19FeyenoordAjax02 W
Cup2021/12/15AjaxBarendrecht40 W
Eredivisie2021/12/12AjaxAZ12 L
UEFA Champions League2021/12/07AjaxSporting Lisbon42 W
Eredivisie2021/12/02AjaxWillem II50 W
Eredivisie2021/11/28Sparta RotterdamAjax01 W
UEFA Champions League2021/11/24BesiktasAjax12 W
Eredivisie2021/11/21RKC WaalwijkAjax05 W
UEFA Champions League2021/11/03Borussia DortmundAjax13 W

Formations and Lineups

Utrecht

Formation:4-3-3
  • G16Fabian De Keijzer
  • D5Hidde ter Avest
  • D33Mike Van der Hoorn
  • D2Mark van der Maarel
  • D21Django Warmerdam
  • M7Naoki Maeda
  • M6Adam Maher
  • M27Quinten Timber
  • F22Sander van de Streek
  • F9Anastasios Douvikas
  • F11Mimoun Mahi
16 Fabian De Keijzer 5 Hidde ter Avest 33 Mike Van der Hoorn 2 Mark van der Maarel 21 Django Warmerdam 7 Naoki Maeda 6 Adam Maher 27 Quinten Timber 22 Sander van de Streek 9 Anastasios Douvikas 11 Mimoun Mahi

Ajax

Formation:4-3-3
  • G32Remko Pasveer
  • D12Noussair Mazraoui
  • D2Jurriën Timber
  • D21Lisandro Martínez
  • D17Daley Blind
  • M23Steven Berghuis
  • M4Edson Álvarez
  • M8Ryan Gravenberch
  • F11Antony
  • F18Brian Brobbey
  • F10Dušan Tadić
32 Remko Pasveer 12 Noussair Mazraoui 2 Jurriën Timber 21 Lisandro Martínez 17 Daley Blind 23 Steven Berghuis 4 Edson Álvarez 8 Ryan Gravenberch 11 Antony 18 Brian Brobbey 10 Dušan Tadić

Match Details

UtrechtvsAjax
  • 85`
    (in) A. van Axel Dongen(out) Antony
  • 83`
    (in) N. Tagliafico(out) D. Blind
  • 80`
    (in) R. Balk(out) M. Mahi
  • 70`
    (in) D. Klaassen(out) B. Brobbey
  • 70`
    (in) P. Schuurs(out) L. Martinez
  • 70`
    (in) K. Taylor(out) R. Gravenberch
  • 65`
    N. MazraouiTripping
  • 58`
    (in) J. van Overeem(out) A. Maher
  • 45+2`
    0 - 3
    B. BrobbeyD. Tadic
  • 45+1`
    O. BoussaidTripping
  • 20`
    A. MaherTripping
  • 19`
    0 - 2
    B. BrobbeyD. Tadic
  • 11`
    (in) O. Boussaid(out) N. Maeda
  • 5`
    0 - 1
    AntonyR. Gravenberch

Players Ratings

UtrechtvsAjax
  • 11Mimoun Mahi
    7 / 10
  • 22Sander van de Streek
    6.9 / 10
  • 8Joris van Overeem
    6.9 / 10
  • 26Othman Boussaid
    6.9 / 10
  • 2Mark van der Maarel
    6.7 / 10
  • 6Adam Maher
    6.7 / 10
  • 30Remco Balk
    6.6 / 10
  • 27Quinten Timber
    6.5 / 10
  • 33Mike Van der Hoorn
    6.3 / 10
  • 21Django Warmerdam
    6.3 / 10
  • 5Hidde ter Avest
    6.2 / 10
  • 7Naoki Maeda
    6.2 / 10
  • 9Anastasios Douvikas
    6 / 10
  • 16Fabian De Keijzer
    5.6 / 10
  • 18Brian Brobbey
    8.3 / 10
  • 2Jurriën Timber
    7.9 / 10
  • 10Dušan Tadić
    7.9 / 10
  • 11Antony
    7.7 / 10
  • 12Noussair Mazraoui
    7.5 / 10
  • 17Daley Blind
    7.3 / 10
  • 32Remko Pasveer
    7.2 / 10
  • 21Lisandro Martínez
    7.2 / 10
  • 8Ryan Gravenberch
    7.2 / 10
  • 23Steven Berghuis
    6.9 / 10
  • 4Edson Álvarez
    6.9 / 10
  • 3Perr Schuurs
    6.9 / 10
  • 25Kenneth Taylor
    6.9 / 10
  • 6Davy Klaassen
    6.6 / 10
  • 31Nicolás Tagliafico
    6.3 / 10
  • 56Amourricho van Axel-Dongen
    6.2 / 10

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