Ajax vs Tottenham betting tips: Champions League match preview & predictions

Ajax vs Tottenham 101 Great Goals prediction: Ajax 2-3 Tottenham

Donny van de Beek’s strike is the goal that separates AFC Ajax and Tottenham Hotspur heading into the second-leg.

The Dutch league leaders continued their incredible free-flowing football in the first-leg and will be hoping to do the same on Wednesday.

Tottenham head to Amsterdam in poor form and without Harry Kane, meaning they will be looking to Heung-min Son for inspiration.

Kieran Trippier

LONDON, ENGLAND – APRIL 30: Kieran Trippier of Tottenham Hotspur in action with David Neres of AFC Ajax during the UEFA Champions League Semi Final first leg match between Tottenham Hotspur and Ajax at at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on April 30, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Marc Atkins/Getty Images)

Ajax vs Tottenham betting tips: Who will win?

Ajax are at 23/20 to win on the evening and reach the final of the Champions League.

The draw between the two sides on the night, which would send Ajax on through, is at 27/10 with Bet365.

Tottenham going to Amsterdam and winning on the night is at 12/5.

Meanwhile, Ajax are at 2/7 to win the tie and Tottenham are at 5/2 to reach their first Champions League final.

Dusan Tadic

MADRID, SPAIN – MARCH 05: Dusan Tadic of Ajax celebrates as he scores his team’s third goal during the UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Second Leg match between Real Madrid and Ajax at Bernabeu on March 05, 2019 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Champions League preview: Ajax vs Tottenham

Ajax took their first step towards claiming a famous treble on Saturday by winning the KNVB Cup final.

The Dutch league leaders defeated Willem II 4-0 with Daley Blind, Klaas-Jan Huntelaar and Rasmus Nissen the goal scorers.

Last week at the new Tottenham Hotspur Stadium was also another big step towards their dream as they beat Spurs 1-0.

Van de Beek, who has now scored four Champions League goals, proved to score the winner in the first-leg in north London.

Both Ajax’s two wins in the knockout stages of the competition this term have come away from home.

They defeated Real Madrid 4-1 at the Santiago Bernabeu but lost 2-1 in Amsterdam.

Against Juventus, they held them to a 1-1 draw at home before winning 2-1 in Turin.

Ajax must now prove they can do the business at the Johan Cruyff ArenA and under the pressure of leading the tie.

Can Tottenham overturn Ajax’s lead in Amsterdam?

Tottenham Hotspur have it all to do in Amsterdam on Wednesday following their first-leg defeat.

Last week, their injury-plagued squad told as the line-up fielded by Mauricio Pochettino struggled to get a foothold in the game.

Although this time, whilst they may be without Harry Kane, Heung-min Son and Moussa Sissoko are back and ready to start.

Son’s European suspension is over whilst Sissoko has fully recovered from a groin injury.

Given their poor form, injuries and they are trailing in the tie, Spurs enter as underdogs something with Pochettino will hope to make use of.

Tottenham proved at the Etihad they have plenty of goals in their side but also defensively they demonstrated that there is still much room for improvement.

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – APRIL 30: Danny Rose of Tottenham Hotspur during the UEFA Champions League match between Tottenham Hotspur v Ajax at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on April 30, 2019 in London United Kingdom (Photo by Eric Verhoeven/Soccrates/Getty Images)

Champions League review: Tottenham 0-1 Ajax

Ajax team news vs Tottenham

Ten Hag has just two injury concerns ahead of Wednesday’s semi-final.

David Neres is a slight but still expected to feature.

Meanwhile, Carel Eiting is set to be the Dutch club’s only absentee.

On Sunday, Ajax made three changes from their side that won in north London in their KNVB Cup final triumph.

Neres, Joel Veltman and Lasse Schone all sat out of the win on the weekend.

Tottenham team news vs Ajax

Tottenham have been handed a triple injury boost ahead of their trip to Amsterdam.

Jan Vertonghen, Erik Lamela and Serge Aurier have all returned training and could feature on Wednesday.

Lamela’s return will especially hand Pochettino a boost having had no forwards on the bench in the first-leg.

Although, Davinson Sanchez is the latest name added to the list of injuries for Spurs.

The Colombian picked up a knock in the club’s defeat on Saturday.

Harry Kane and Harry Winks remain sidelined whilst Vincent Janssen is ineligible.

Ajax predicted line-up vs Tottenham

Ajax predicted line-up vs Tottenham

Tottenham predicted line-up vs Ajax

Tottenham predicted line-up vs Ajax

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