Ajax vs Waalwijk Prediction & Match Preview

Ajax vs Waalwijk
Netherlands – Eredivisie
Date: Sunday, 16 February 2020
Kick-Off at 13:30 UK/ 14:30 CET
Venue: Johan Cruijff Arena (Amsterdam).

This upcoming game will be a walk in the park for the reigning champions-Ajax. After the defeat to AZ Alkmaar, they were back in the title race with 2 consecutive wins. But a surprise stumble at Groningen meant they are just 3 points above the second place Alkmaar. They are one of the best-attacking teams in Europe netting 62 goals in just 22 league games.

Across all venues, Waalwijk is winless in 4 games which include 3 defeats and a draw. They are just the opposite of their rivals in the table position after losing 16 of their matches so far. We could expect a goal-fest at the Johan Cruijff Arena this Sunday.

Ajax vs Waalwijk: Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Ajax has never lost to this opposition since 1999 in any competitive fixture.
  • Waalwijk has failed to score in 6 of the last 7 meetings between these two.
  • Ajax has won 12 of the last 13 h2h matches in front of their home crowd.
  • The Lancers are also on a 4 match win streak at home in all competitions.
  • Waalwijk is on an active 3 match losing run away from home in the league.

Ajax vs Waalwijk: Prediction

Against the attacking line-up like Ajax, there is no doubt that the visiting players won’t stand a chance. The team from Amsterdam has netted more than 4 goals in 6 of their 9 league victories since the International break. Also, their last 8 league wins saw over 3.5 goals as well. So we can expect more than 3.5 goals with 1.50 odds.

The hosts are unbeaten in 13 h2h matches against these opponents which include 12 wins on the trot. In half of those wins, the visitors failed to score at this ground. They are currently on an active 3 match goalless run against them as well. So we can bet on both teams not scoring with 1.65 odds.

Ajax vs Waalwijk: Betting Tips

  • Over 3.5 goals @ 1.50 (1/2).
  • Both teams to score: No @ 1.65 (7/11).