Our betting experts preview the Eredivisie match between Ajax and FC Volendam and offer team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
All eyes are on Ajax and FC Volendam as they seek to regain their confidence. They are set to clash at Johan Cruijff ArenA in the Eredivisie on Thursday.
Ajax currently find themselves in the 18th position in the league table with a total of five points from eight matches. On the other hand, FC Volendam sit in the 16th spot with seven points from their eight matches in the season.
Ajax vs FC Volendam Preview
Ajax had a difficult time in their last three matches, losing all three. They were defeated 4-3 by FC Utrecht, then lost 2-0 to Brighton, and finally suffered a 5-2 loss against PSV Eindhoven. In the Eredivisie, Ajax won three out of their last six home matches, while drawing one. They also experienced two defeats, scoring 11 goals and conceding nine.
FC Volendam Form
In their last three matches, FC Volendam won against FC Utrecht with a score of 1-0, lost to RKC Waalwijk with a score of 2-1, and won against Excelsior with a score of 3-1. FC Volendam haven’t won any of their last six away games in the Eredivisie. They drew zero and lost six. They scored five goals and conceded 19 goals.
Ajax vs FC Volendam Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Ajax and FC Volendam. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- In 12 of the last 14 Ajax home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Ajax have conceded in 18 of the last 20 matches
- Ajax have not won the last 8 matches in a row
- In 5 of the last 6 matches Ajax played, both teams scored
- Ajax have conceded in 10 of the last 12 home matches
- FC Volendam have lost 11 of the last 13 away matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- FC Volendam have conceded in 26 of the last 28 away matches
- In 12 of the last 13 FC Volendam away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- FC Volendam have lost 11 of the last 13 away matches and the sum of goals was over 2.5
- FC Volendam have not won 18 of the last 20 away matches
Ajax vs FC Volendam – Players in Form
When it comes to finding a skilled shooter, consider Branco van den Boomen. He recently scored two goals for Ajax in the Eredivisie. In this tournament, Robert Muehren has scored three goals in the last six matches for FC Volendam. Undoubtedly, both players are eager to increase their goal tally once more.
Ajax vs FC Volendam Betting Tips
Ajax have five defeats on the trot in the Eredivisie. Ajax won four of the previous 10 home matches, drawing three and losing three as well. FC Volendam won one from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew one and lost eight in this run. Ajax have not lost to FC Volendam in six consecutive meetings.
Both teams to score
Ajax scored the first goal of the match in four games from a possible ten. Curiously, FC Volendam only scored the opening goal of the match in two of the last ten away games. Both teams have scored in the last four away games FC Volendam played. Ajax and FC Volendam both kept their opponents from scoring in one of their last 10 matches. Ajax have scored in three consecutive home meetings with FC Volendam.
Over 2.5 goals came out six times in the previous ten matches for Ajax, who scored an average of 1.1 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in eight of the last ten games for FC Volendam, who managed to hit the net 1.4 times on average in these games.
Match predictions: Ajax vs FC Volendam
To sum up, the upcoming match between Ajax and FC Volendam seems to be a good betting opportunity.