UCL Match Preview: Ajax vs Chelsea

Ajax have won their last five matches and their last seven at home.Chelsea have won their last five matches in all competitions.

Chelsea have been free-scoring on the road, raking up 14 goals across four away matches this season.

This should prove a thoroughly entertaining fixture. Ajax are certainly further ahead in their project than Chelsea under Frank Lampard and should be considered favourites here.

Team News

Ajax- Nicolas Tagliafico returns for Ajax after serving a suspension at the weekend.

Ajax have a clean bill of health and will go with their strongest XI against Chelsea. Boosted Odds are available on NaijaBet for tonight’s Champions League games

Chelsea– Ross Barkley suffered an ankle injury in Saturday’s 1-0 win over Newcastle and will miss out here.

Reece James and Mateo Kovacic recovered from their respective injuries to feature at the weekend.

Emerson is closing in on a first-team return but Marcos Alonso may get another start here.

N’Golo Kante is still ruled out for the away side.

Olivier Giroud, Pedro and Christian Pulisic will push for starts on Wednesday.

Match Facts

Ajax have kept a clean sheet in their last 4 Champions League matches

Ajax have been winning at both half time and full time in their last 3 matches (UEFA Champions League).

Ajax have won their last 3 matches in UEFA Champions League.

Ajax have scored at least 2 goals in 6 of their last 7 matches (UEFA Champions League).

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As at the time this post Ajax has 2.42 odd to win the match on NaijaBet while Chelsea has 2.99 odd to win the match, the odd to draw the match is 3.69.

Who will win?