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Ajax will against Rosenborg unbeaten series in thuisduels expand

Ajax will against Rosenborg unbeaten series in thuisduels expand

According to the statistics, Ajax Thursday night against Rosenborg have a good chance of a positive outcome in the play-offs of the Europa League. The people of Amsterdam have been undefeated in your own home and perform generally well against Norwegian opponents.

Ajax hopes the unbeaten series in European home matches to expand to fifteen. This would mean that the people of Amsterdam to the four teams with the longest series without thuisnederlaag in Europe.

Two weeks ago, continued to Ajax against OGC Nice (2-2) for the fourteenth time without defeat. The tie meant elimination in the preliminary round of the Champions League for the Locals and put an end to a series of eight European thuiszeges in a row.

Only Juventus (23 matches), FC Barcelona (21) and Manchester United (18) are currently longer undefeated in their own home than Ajax. Real Madrid and FC Astana are just like the Locals in fourteen duels without thuisnederlaag.

Rapid Wien was in 2015 the last team in the Arena and managed to win. The Austrians had a 2-3 victory in the preliminary round of the Champions League, and made thus for a painful elimination.

The last time that Ajax for more than fifteen duels without thuisnederlaag remained in Europe was between september 1991 and march 1996. At the time, kept the team under coach Louis van Gaal 23 matches without verliesbeurt.

Ajax training with Sanchez in the run-up to the match against Rosenborg

Most cans were aimed at Davinson Sanchez, who in the interest of Tottenham Hotspur but in the clash.
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Ajax goes against Rosenborg in search of his first victory of the season.
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Ajax-trainer Marcel Emperor think that Rosenborg ventured to his team.
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Ajax has a fit selection for the match on Thursday in the Amsterdam Arena.
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Norwegian opponents

Ajax has a positive balance against Norwegian opponents. In the Champions League from the season of 2002/2003 played Ajax once against Rosenborg. In Trondheim it was 0-0 and in Amsterdam 1-1, thanks to a hit of Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Ajax qualified for the next round, while Rosenborg was eliminated in the group stage.

Ajax struck four other Norwegian opponent in the knock-out stages of a European tournament. Two years ago, it was against Molde FK, both at home 1-1 in the group stage of the Europa League. Molde was group winners, while Ajax group not survived.

In 2006 I was Start records and in 1977 was Ajax too strong for Lilleström. In 1960 had Ajax or bending for Norwegian opposition. Frederikstadt was too strong.

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Rosenborg

Rosenborg played six times against a Dutch team and came in those duels does not go beyond three equal play: the aforementioned draws against Ajax and a 2-2 in a thuisduel with Feyenoord in 1999. In The Cockpit won the Rotterdam 1-0. PSV was in 2004 twice too strong for the Scandinavians: 2-1 and 1-0.

Since the season of 1966/1967 was missing Ajax only once in (the main event) a European tournament. That was in 1990/1991 when Ajax, because of the staafincident from a year earlier was ruled out of European football.

Goalkeeper Franz Wohlfahrt of Austria Wien was an Ajax fan pelted with an iron rod, after which the UEFA the Amsterdam club a year-long suspended.

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