Ajax vs Celta Vigo: Preview and Prediction

Ajax vs Celta Vigo: Preview, Prediction and Betting Tips

Ajax vs Celta Vigo
UEFA Europa League – Group G
Date: Thursday, 3rd November 2016,
Kick-Off at 20:05 UK
Venue: Amsterdam ArenA.

Ajax and Celta Vigo ended match day 3 in stalemate at Spain, the two teams scored 2 goals each in the game. Ajax will now host the Spanish side at Amsterdam Arena on Thursday night for the Match Day 4 fixture.

Ajax were unfortunate in match day 3 to lose the lead twice in the game, but now have the opportunity to make amends. Ajax are leading Group G with 7 points, having won twice and drawn once in the last 3 games. A win in this game will issue them round of 16 ticket while a defeat will keep them waiting on the next match day.

Meanwhile, Celta Vigo are coming speedily behind Ajax in the table, with 5 points to their name after 3 games. They have won once and drawn twice in their previous 3 games. Celta Vigo will hope to defeat Ajax in this fixture to top of the group G table.

Ajax vs Celta Vigo: Head to Head Statistics

The two teams have had a fair share in their previous games, they have both won once and drawn once in their last 3 games.

Ajax have played a lot of games against Spanish teams (36), they have won, drawn 6 and lost 16 games. Also, Ajax have played 17 games at home against Spanish sides, they have won 8, drawn 3 and lost 6. Furthermore, Ajax have been involved in 2 finals against Spanish teams, as they have won once and drawn once.

Ajax vs Celta Vigo: Prediction

Ajax are the favourites in this fixture despite not being superb in their recent home games in Europe. Ajax are unbeaten in their last 7 home games in Europe but most of the games have ended in draw. They have drawn five of their last 7 home games in Europe and won 2 games with a 1-0 score line.

It won’t be an easy game for Ajax, but they will come out winners in the end. The game is expected to see a lot of goals just like the Match Day 3 game, at least 2 goals will be scored on the game.

Ajax vs Celta Vigo: Betting Tips

Ajax to win at 1.90
Over 2.5 goals at 1.90.