Ajax starts Sunday without Nicolás Tagliafico at the away game against FC Utrecht. The defender is not sufficiently recovered from an injury that was incurred in the final phase of the game against The County (8-0).
Tagliafico is in the left rear replaced by Daley Blind, leaving in the centre a place is released for Maximilian Wöber.
Kasper Dolberg gets in the striker as against The County preferred to Klaas-Jan Huntelaar and David Neres must again settle for a place on the substitute bench.
FC Utrecht makes Nick Venema are basisdebuut. The top scorer of the beloftenelftal (eleven goals) displaces Sander of the Region to the substitute bench.
FC Utrecht also appears Urby Emanuelson at the kick-off. The midfielder played between 2004 and 2011 255 official matches for Ajax.
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Higler referee in Stadium Galgenwaard
FC Utrecht-Ajax starts on Sunday at 12.15 pm in the sold-out Stadium Galgenwaard and is headed by referee Dennis Higler.
Ajax reduces to a victory as the number two hole with a leader PSV back to two points. The Locals boast Saturday in your own home against AZ a 0-1-deficit to a 3-1 victory.
FC Utrecht occupied the fourth place. The form for a missing team of trainer Dick Advocaat won seven of their nine last league games.
Ajax and FC Utrecht came this week both in action in the eighth finals of the KNVB-cup. Ajax won only after penalty shoot-out on a visit to Roda JC, and the Domstedelingen lost 1-0 at Feyenoord.
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