This season’s Champions League surprise package Ajax will have their biggest test of the season so far when they host Italian giants Juventus in the first leg of their
Ajax have already produced an unbelievable result this campaign when they eliminated record Champions Real Madrid in the last round. After losing 2-1 in the first leg, Ajax beat the defending Champions 4-1 at the Santiago Berbabue.
Ajax play an attacking blend of football that can blow away any team in the world as Real Madrid learnt and also have some of the most promising youngsters in World Football right now.
Juventus, on the other hand, have made it into 2 of the last 3 Champions League finals and in their ranks is the competition’s highest scorer in history, Cristiano Ronaldo. Ronaldo produced one of the best individual performances when he scored a hat-trick against in the last round to overturn a 2-0 first leg deficit against Atletico Madrid.
Ajax have only lost once in their past 10 matches, winning the other 9 and have scored 12 goals in their last 3 competitive matches.
Juventus, meanwhile, have 4 clean sheets in their last 5 games scoring 8 in the process.
Ajax will come out to play while Juventus sit and wait to hit on the counter, with Ronaldo in the team you are always assured of a goal hence why we fancy both teams to score @1.75