Ajax keeps thuiszege on Standard maximum score in Europa League

Ajax keeps thuiszege on Standard maximum score in Europa League

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Ajax has Thursday night is also the second game in the group stage of the Europa League won. In the Amsterdam Arena was a narrow 1-0 victory booked at Standard Liege.

Striker Kasper Dolberg signed after less than half an hour for the only hit. After peace was Ajax it more difficult, but the team of trainer Peter Bosz held out.

Two weeks ago, it was Ajax in the first match on a visit to Panathinaikos with 2-1 win. The Amsterdammers go to the lead in group G with six points from two matches.

The other duel in the group between Celta de Vigo and Panathinaikos ended, partly due to a hit by ex-Feyenoorder John Guidetti, 2-0. As a result, the Spaniards provisionally second with four points. Standard has a point and Panathinaikos is still puntloos.

The next game for Ajax on Sunday, when FC Utrecht in competition to Amsterdam. In the ranking of the Premier league gives the team of coach Bosz like PSV five points on leader Feyenoord.

Ajax Standard Liege in the picture

The game started in a dense fog as Standard-fans fireworks afstaken.
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The basisformatie of Ajax.
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Kasper Dolberg created for 1-0.
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The hit also led by goalkeeper Andre Onana to joy.
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Old-following his departure to chelsea Eyong Enoh, was in the base at Standard.
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Daley Sinkgraven played back as full.
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Ajax started well in the match against Standard, who in the first minutes, it was ravaged by smoke after Standard fans fireworks had chipped.

After the Locals a few times already imminent, was the first real chance for Davy Klaassen. He was goalkeeper Jean-François Gillet on his way.

In the minutes that followed were also Dolberg and Davinson Sanchez dangerous, while Standard at economical failure not really until opportunities came. Within the half hour took Ajax a deserved lead. Bertrand Traoré-operated Dolberg, nicely graduated.

After the opening goal came Standard better in the contest, but great opportunities were for the Belgians. On the stroke of peace left Ajax still have a huge chance at 2-0, when Dolberg, after a beautiful attack Klaassen wanted to serve instead of shoot.


In the second half insisted Standard, all remained the best opportunities for Ajax. Amin Younes was close to a hit and Nemanja Gudelj, who is the suspended Hakim Ziyech replaced in the base, shot just next from a free kick.

The final stage was the biggest opportunity, however, for Standard. Isaac Mbenza came from the left and hit the pole with a flaming shot.

After a chance for Ajax-substitute Mateo Cassierra had goalkeeper Andre Onana once again intervene in one of the beautiful commitment of Jean-Luc Dompé. Scored there was, however, not more, so that Ajax after two duels large leads in the group.

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