AFC Ajax vs Sparta Rotterdam, Eredivisie 2020 REGULAR SEASON
4 : 2
21st of February 2021 19:00
First half: 45+4 | Second half: 45+5
- 0' - The referee blows the starting whistle. The fans are roaring. The teams are ready for the match. AFC Ajax is hosting Sparta Rotterdam for another epic battle.
- 5' - Players seem to put ease on their energy level Spectators hardly appreciate such approach. Teams need to speed up the tempo.
- 10' - While there is no rush on the pitch, let’s have a look at some stats. Jurrien Timber made 260 appearances and scored 0 goals. He is very likely to score a goal today.
- 14' - What a strike from Sébastien Haller! The score is 1-0.
- 19' - The referee is likely to let players tackle, as he already missed some meaty challenges during opening seconds. He is still to establish what should not be done by the players and what is acceptable on the pitch. It’s going to be a tough game for Bart Vriends suffering a number of foals already.
- 24' - While players are taking a pause, let’s have a look at their stats. The teams met 2 times this season with AFC Ajax winning 100% of all matches.
- 29' - AFC Ajax looks like a favorite considering 2 games won in last 2 matches with its main striker Dusan Tadic scoring goals.
- 34' - Michael Heylen needs to be pretty careful with his discipline considering 0 Yellow cards this season.
- 37' - What a strike from Sébastien Haller! The score is 2-0.
- 42' - The travelling Sparta Rotterdam supporters hardly appreciate their team being pressed down to the backline.
- 46' - Another change for AFC Ajax made on 46 minute. Antony leaves to be changed by David Neres.
- 49' - Goal! Perr Schuurs scores his 2 goal in 260 matches.
- 50' - Goal! Mohammed Kudus scores his 2 goal in 6 matches.
- 53' - Goal! Danzell Gravenberch scores his 4 goal in 0 matches.
- 55' - It’s gonna be a Yellow card for Michaël Heylen.
- 59' - Another change for AFC Ajax made on 59 minute. Mohammed Kudus leaves to be changed by Davy Klaassen.
- 64' - It’s high time Erik ten Hag made some changes to put the his team’s game back to action.
- 69' - Sparta Rotterdam started playing very sharply right from the kick off. However, it slowed down the tempo rapidly by 69.
- 74' - Lisandro Martinez has certainly something to prove this evening. He made 0 appearances with only 2 goals this season.
- 75' - Zakaria Labyad is replacing Edson Álvarez for the AFC Ajax side.
- 78' - It is a substitution in Sparta Rotterdam team. Lennart Thy is replaced by Wouter Burger on 78 minute.
- 83' - Both teams are passing the ball around with high level of urgency. Sparta Rotterdam needs to do something about it to get closer to the goal.
- 88' - Spectators are craving for more action. Both teams play very cautiously. They need to put some more energy.
- Hope, you loved the show. Another epic battle is over with the score 4-2.
Today 2021-02-21 AFC Ajax vs Sparta Rotterdam are fighting Eredivisie league on Johan Cruyff ArenA.
AFC Ajax had 25 games and get got 56 points in Season (2018/19)
Sparta Rotterdam had 26 games and get got 33 points in Season (2018/19)
Todays referees are: Jeroen Manschot, Allard Lindhout, Bas van Dongen, Clay Ruperti, Rogier Honig
|Willem II Tilburg||26||44|
|FC Twente '65||26||27|
|ADO Den Haag||26||19|
|VBV De Graafschap||34||29|
CoachErik ten Hag
Captain10 Dusan Tadic
- 39 Antony
- 7 David Neres 46'
- 1 Maarten Stekelenburg
- 10 Dusan Tadic
- 9 Oussama Idrissi 59'
- 17 Daley Blind
- 3 Perr Schuurs
- 8 Ryan Gravenberch
- 22 Sebastien Haller
- 30 Brian Brobbey 75'
- 4 Edson Alvarez
- 19 Zakaria Labyad 75'
- 21 Lisandro Martinez
- 20 Mohammed Kudus
- 6 Davy Klaassen 59'
- 2 Jurrien Timber
Captain10 Bryan Smeets
- 7 Jeffrey Fortes
- 4 Tom Beugelsdijk
- 5 Mica Pinto
- 6 Michael Heylen
- 2 Dirk Abels
- 12 Laros Duarte 46'
- 9 Lennart Thy
- 17 Wouter Burger 78'
- 11 Deroy Duarte
- 18 Sven Mijnans 46'
- 10 Bryan Smeets
- 14 Danzell Gravenberch 46'
- 8 Abdou Harroui
- 3 Bart Vriends
- 13 Mario Engels 46'
- 1 Maduka Okoye