Traoré and Dolberg provide Ajax simple victory at Sparta
Ajax has Sunday no damage sustained in the battle for the title in the Eredivisie. The Locals were in their own home with 2-0 too strong for Sparta Rotterdam.
On the stroke of peace opened Bertrand Traoré the score, after which Kasper Dolberg shortly after the break of the contest in the lock threw.
By the easy victory reduces Ajax the gap with leading Feyenoord back to five points. The Rotterdammers were Saturday already on their own field with 2-0 too strong for FC Groningen.
The problems for Sparta stacking up. The phd student is all times without victory and after 22 speelrondes found on the sixteenth place.
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The contest in the Arena was preceded by a minute of silence for the Saturday death of Piet Keizer. In the eleventh minute was also applauded for the former number eleven of Ajax.
The supporters of the home club had at that time already had two big opportunities seen. Both Nick Viergever as Davy Klaassen failed Ajax all within ten minutes ‘ lead.
The defender got the ball after seven minutes on a silver platter by Hakim Ziyech, but hit the ball close to wrong, which he about the purpose of Roy Kortsmit lap.
Klaassen went three minutes later for their own success, where a ball wide on Dolberg is a better option. The captain of the Amsterdammers was at the very last moment gagged by Denzel Dumfries.
After that it remained long quiet for the purpose of Kortsmit and was halfway through the first half on the other side almost touch. After losing possession of Ziyech if Ajax-mercenary Zakaria El Azzouzi only on André Onana, but the goalkeeper of Ajax came out as the winner of the fight by a slim stand.
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Still, it was there for quiet yet scored by the of the Africa Cup returned Traoré. The winger was preferred to Justin Kluivert, and did confound the confidence of trainer Peter Bosz. Traoré chopped two men of Sparta in the penalty area and passed Kortsmit with a slider in the short corner: 1-0.
The opening goal gave Ajax the necessary confidence and Sparta came in the second half and not at all to contend with. The veldoverwicht resulted in the 49th minute in the 2-0 of Dolberg. The striker had the ball for typing after a nice individual action of Ziyech.
Ajax went in search of the 3-0, but the team of Bosz was too careless in the completion. Struck Traoré in a promising position the pole and shot Amin Younes of close next to it. The bother the Locals however, because of Dumfries on Onana ran.
The comfortable lead gave Leaf the space to the final stage Frenkie de Jong Eredivisiedebuut and also Jairo Riedewald and Kluivert what speelminuten to award.
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