Ajax starts against Legia Warsaw with Riedewald


Ajax starts against Legia Warsaw with Riedewald

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Ajax begins Thursday in the Europa League match with Legia Warsaw with the same united as Sunday in the Eredivisie match against Vitesse. That means that Jairo Riedewald again the injured Daley Sinkgraven as a full replacing. Gain David Neres starts on the bench.

Sinkgraven ran last week in the heenwedstrijd in Poland an ankle injury, making it also all the duel with Vitesse on Sunday (0-1 win for Ajax) was missing.

Joël Veltman was missing last week in Poland due to illness and is now back in the united coach Peter Bosz. Kenny Tete, his replacement in the heenwedstrijd, was red and is now suspended.

Ajax starts with the usual three in midfield: Davy Klaassen, Hakim Ziyech and Lasse Schöne. The latter extended Wednesday his contract with Ajax amsterdam by two years until mid-2019.

Bertrand Traoré will be in the forefront again preferred to Justin Kluivert. David Neres is for the first time on the bank with the Locals and can make its debut. The 19-year-old Brazilian is training now for a week.

In Legia there is a move for Valeri Qazaishvili, who by Vitesse rented out to the Polish club. Voornalig PEC Zwolle striker Tomas Necid may not start. The Church is sitting on the couch.

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Time of placing
16:45 – 23 February 2017


The match between Ajax and Legia Warsaw begins Thursday evening in the Amsterdam Arena at 19: 00 and is led by the English referee Anthony Taylor. The heenwedstrijd in the sixteenth-finals ended last week in Warsaw at 0-0.

Ajax and Legia Warsaw played two years ago against each other in the first round of the knock-out stages in the Europa League. The Amsterdam team won both matches (1-0 at home and 3-0 in Poland).

Setup Ajax: Onana; Veltman, Sanchez, Viergever, Riedewald; Schöne, Klaassen, Ziyech; Traoré, Dolberg, Younes.

Preparation Legia Warsaw: Malarz; Broz, Pazdan, Dabrowski, Hlousek; Jodlowiec, Kopszýnski; Qazaishvili, Odjidja, Guilherme; Lucharczyk.

See also:
Ajax almost always by after 0-0 in European away game

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