Ajax vs Den Haag
Date: Sunday, 02 December 2018
Kick-Off at 11:15 UK/ 12:15 CET
Venue: Johan Cruijff Arena (Amsterdam).
Ajax will return to home after a 2 away matches in the league. They will host Den Haag on Round 14 of the Eredivisie.
The “Sons of the Gods” are second in the table after 13 rounds are completed. They have lost only once and has 11 wins in their campaign so far. A more than impressive 40 goals have been scored by the Lancers in their 13 games and are jointly the best defense in the league conceding only 5 goals.
Ajax will be definitely aiming for a win as they are only 5 points behind the league leaders PSV. The only match they lost this season was against them as well. At present Ajax has a 7 match win streak in the league. In 5 of their recent 9 matches across all venues the final score had more than 2.5 goals in total.
Things are excellent at home as they have a 10 match win streak in all competitions going on. Over 2.5 goals came in 8 of those matches as well.
Den Haag has been losing matches recently. With a defense which has conceded 27 goals, they will have a bad night against Ajax for sure. The Storks have lost 6 matches in the league till now.
A 5 match winless streak that included 4 losses, was ended with an away win against a struggling Zwolle in the league. Over 2.5 goals were scored in 3 of the last 5 matches they played. Away from home, they were on a 3 match losing streak, which was broken with that win against Zwolle. All their recent 3 matches on the road had a final score with more than 2.5 goals also.
This will be a walk in the park for the hosts for sure. The only question is the number of goals the away team will concede.
Ajax vs Den Haag: Head-to-head (h2h)
- Ajax is unbeaten in 14 h2h games of which they won 9 across all venues.
- Den Haag has previously won this fixture back in 2011.
- Under 2.5 goals were scored in 4 of their last 5 h2h matches.
- The recent 2 matches between them ended as a draw.
- Ajax is unbeaten at home against the Storks for the last 7 matches.
- Over 2.5 goals came in 4 of those 7 games at their home.
Ajax vs Den Haag: Prediction
More than 15 points between these two teams. So a great disparity exists between them in playing style as well. This game will be dominated by Ajax without a doubt. Thus a bet can be placed on Ajax to win with a 2 goal margin with 1.58 odd.
Considering the current scoring form the hosts are in we will possibly see a goals fest on Sunday. The visitors have conceded 27 goals already in the league. Also, more than 2.5 goals were scored in 4 of the last 7 matches in which they met at this particular venue. Both teams have played in 5 matches each this season that had over 3.5 goals at the final whistle. So we can bet on over 3.5 goals with 1.65 odd.
Ajax vs Den Haag: Betting Tips
EH (-2): Ajax to win @ 1.58 (4/7).
Over 3.5 goals @ 1.65 (7/11).