Ajax vs Legia Warsaw
UEFA Europa League – Round of 32, Second Leg
Date: Thursday, 23rd February 2017
Kick-Off at 18:00 UK / 19:00 CET
Venue: Amsterdam ArenA, Amsterdam.
Ajax and Warsaw have nothing between them as the shared points in Poland last Thursday. This Thursday they will meet again in Amsterdam Arena Netherlands as both teams seek for a win to go through to neat stage.
Ajax were among the teams who reached the Round of 32 unbeaten from group stage, they won 4 of their group stage games and drew 2. They are currently on a 9-game unbeaten run at home in Europe which includes successive wins in the last 3.
The Amsterdam side have only gone past this stage twice in history while this is their 7th Round of 32 in Europa League. They will be hopeful of getting into the round of 16 for the 3rd time.
Meanwhile Legia Warsaw have a worrisome form in Europe, they have just one win in their last 8 European games. They are among the domestic Champions in the stage of the competition. They are hopeful of a win or a none goalless stalemate to go through to round if 16.
Ajax vs Legia Warsaw: Head to Head Statistics
Ajax are unbeaten in the previous 3 games played against Legia Warsaw, they have won twice and drawn once which was the last game. This will be their second meeting at Amsterdam Arena, the first meeting was in 2015 as it ended 1-0 favoring the home team.
Ajax are yet to concede a goal against the Polish team, they have scored 4 times in their previous games. They have not played against another Polish side in history.
Warsaw have a poor form against teams from Netherlands, they have lost 5 times out of their 9 meetings against Netherlands opponents. They have only 2 wins which was against FC Utrecht in 2002, they have also drawn twice against Feyenoord and Ajax. Warsaw have won just once in Holland and lost 3 times, none of their games in Holland have ended draw.
Ajax vs Legia Warsaw: Prediction
We see Ajax as huge favorites in this fixture and we expect them to continue their unbeaten run against the Poland team. They are currently on a good form, having won 4 out of their 5 recent games in all competitions. They have also kept clean sheets in the five games and we are expecting a clean sheet in this game too.
Ajax vs Legia Warsaw: Bet Tips
Ajax win to nil at 2.15
Under 2.5 goals at 1.83.