Traoré returns in basis Ajax to duel with Sparta
Ajax begins Sunday afternoon with Bertrand Traoré in the base at the thuisduel with Sparta Rotterdam in the Eredivisie. Justin Kluivert is therefore on the bank.
Traoré was the last weeks in Amsterdam, by his participation in the Africa Cup, where he is Burkina Faso eventually became third.
Trainer Peter Bosz will change nothing in its set-up. That means that Andre Onana on purpose and that Joël Veltman, Davinson Sanchez, Nick Viergever and Daley Sinkgraven the defence forms.
Captain Davy Klaassen, Lasse Schöne and Hakim Ziyech on the society and Traoré is in the front, accompanied by Amin Younes and Kasper Dolberg.
A minute of silence
Prior to the match there will be a minute’s silence in memory of Ajax-clubicoon Piet Keizer. The left died Friday at the age of 73.
Ajax must win to get the gap with front-runner Feyenoord, Saturday, all of FC Groningen won (2-0), again to reduce to five points. The match against Sparta starts at 14.30 and is under the direction of arbitrator Pol van Boekel.
Setup Ajax: Onana; Veltman, Sanchez, Viergever, Sinkgraven; Klaassen, Schöne, Ziyech; Traoré, Dolberg, Younes.
View the results, the mode, and the program in the Eredivisie