Barcelona vs Ajax Amsterdam is an upcoming match of UEFA Champions League which is scheduled to be played at home ground of Barcelona. The match will be played on 21st of October 2014. Being on top of the table in domestic league, Barca will be looking to overcome their last defeat against Paris Saint Germain. After playing first 2 games in this season of UCL, Barca have won one game with one loss in group stage games. So let’s have a look on Barcelona vs Ajax Amsterdam upcoming match of Champions League.
Barcelona vs Ajax Time & Telecast Channels
|Competition||UEFA Champions League 2014–15|
|Date||21 Oct [GMT], 22 Oct [IST]|
|Time||6:45pm [GMT], 12:15am [IST]|
|Away team||The Jews|
|Round||Group stage [First leg]|
|Telecast Channels||Ten Sports, ESPN,|
Sky Sports, Viaplay
Spain: TV3, TVE La 1
Norway: Viasat Motor Sweden, Viaplay Norway
New Zealand: ESPN2 Australia
Mexico: ESPN Mexico
Argentina: ESPN + Sur, ESPN + Andina, ESPN HD Latin
Australia: ESPN2 Australia
Canada: Sportsnet World, Sportsnet World Now
Colombia: ESPN Play Latin America, ESPN Play Argentina
Denmark: TV3+ HD, Viaplay Denmark
Finland: MTV Sport 1, Katsomo
France: beIN Sports Connect, beIN Sports 1
Germany: Sky Go Deutschland
India: Ten Sports LIVE, Ten HD
Italy: Sky Go Italia
Japan: Sky PerfecTV Live, Sukachan 1
Sweden: Viasat Motor Sweden, Viaplay Sweden
United Kingdom: Sky Go, Sky Go Extra, Sky Sports 5 / HD
United States: Fox Soccer 2Go, Fox Sports 1 USA, Fox Deportes, DirecTV
Barcelona vs Ajax 2014 Preview Champions League
Out of last 5 games, the Spanish giants have won 3 games , lost and played one draw against Malaga in all competitions. On the other hand, their rivals never lost a game in last 5 matches. They won 3 and played 3 draws.
This will be the last match of home side without the presence of their new striker Luis Suarez as the former Liverpool player will make debut against Real Madrid in the upcoming El Clasico after this round of Champions League. Suarez played for Ajax from 2007 to 2011 where he scored 81 goals in 110 matches.
The second ranked UEFA team have not conceded any goal in this season of La Liga. They have won 7 games with one draw in current season of Liga BBVA. Last defeat against PSG was the first ever loss of their new manager Luis Enrique.
Since 2001, the loss against Paris Saint Germain was the first ever early defeat of Barcelona in UEFA Champions league competition. They have never lost any of home game against any team of Netherlands.
After three consecutive victories, Ajax played their last draw against PEC Zwolle on 5th of October 2014. The Amsterdam outfit have not managed four consecutive league wins in 2014. Can Barcelona get their winning track back in UEFA Champions League.