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In an away tie against mid-table Heerenveen, Runaway leaders Ajax will aim to extend their 11-point gap at the top of the Eredivisie, and move closer to being confirmed as 2020/21 Champions.
SC Heerenveen vs AFC Ajax free betting tips for the game
- Match Result
- Ajax Win
- Both Teams to Score
- Market: Popular Goal Scorer
- AFC Ajax: Davy Klassen, Anytime
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Currently, top of the table with an 11-point cushion and a game in hand, AFC Ajax come into this game having only lost only twice all season. Only one was away from home, vs Groningen in October 2020. Ajax have the best defense in the Eredivisie and haven’t lost their last 15 league games. Heerenveen have only won 1 of their last 5 games, whilst the Dutch side have also lost 74.4% of their ties vs Ajax overall.
Both Teams to Score
Heerenveen have scored in 5 of their last 6 home games in the Eredivisie, while Ajax have scored the most goals in the league this season with 83 (20 more than 2nd place AZ). Ajax will most likely be too strong for the Northern Dutch side overall, but Heerenveen will exhibit their attacking threat as well.
Popular Goal Scorer (Anytime): AFC Ajax, Davy Klassen
After a horror spell at Everton, Dutch Midfielder Davy Klassen used the Bundesliga to rebuild his reputation before returning to his former club, AFC Ajax at the start of this season. Suffice to say, his return has exceeded expectations so far. Klassen has had 15 goal involvements from midfield this season in all competitions, with 9 league goals forming the bulk of his end product. 4 of those 9 goals have come away from home.
SC Heerenveen vs AFC Ajax Preview and Team News
Heerenveen have a clean bill of health, except for 19-year old American Ulysses Llanez who is injured indefinitely. Manager Johnny Jansen was a former player for Heerenveen whose career was cut short as a result of health concerns. He’s been at the helm since 2019.
Ajax’s medical team are quite busy at the moment; center-back Daley Blind is out for the rest of ‘20/21 with an ankle injury, striker Sebastian Haller had COVID-19 in March but could be back in the squad for this game, right-back Noussair Mazraoui is out with an eye injury and Antony is out for unknown reasons.
Best Odds and Stats on SC Heerenveen vs AFC Ajax
FAQs about SC Heerenveen vs AFC Ajax
Where is the match scheduled?
This match will take place at the Abe Lenstra Stadion, home ground of SC Heerenveen.
When does this match start?
This game begins on 4 April at 2:15 GMT.
Which team is the favorite to win?
Ajax are the bookmakers’ favorites to win the match, with odds of 1/4.