Ajax and Napoli face off on Tuesday in a Group A UEFA Champions League showdown at Amsterdam ArenA.
Napoli comes into this game sitting in first place in the group having picked up six points. Napoli faced off against the Rangers in the last Champions League game, and they secured the 3-0 victory. They scored the three goals after the 68th minute. They had 57 percent of the possession and 10 shots on target. Victor Osimhen is dealing with an injury, and he’s not expected to be ready to go in this game. Gianluca Gaetano is also dealing with an illness and isn’t expected to be able to go in this game.
On the other side of this matchup is Ajax, who sits in 3rd place in the standings having picked up three points. Ajax’s last game came against Liverpool, and they were defeated 2-1. Ajax gave up a goal in the 89th minute, and that led to the defeat. They had only 43 percent of the possession and one shot. They faced off against Go Ahead Eagles on Saturday and the game ended in a 1-1 draw. Ahmetcan Kaplan is dealing with a ligament injury, and he’s not going to be able to go in this game. In this game, if Ajax wants to find success, they are going to need to be the team that gets the first goal. If they fall behind, it’s going to be really hard for them to make a comeback.
Napoli puts constant pressure on their opponents with their offense, and they are going to find plenty of success n this game. Ajax might be able to hold them off for a while, but the pressure is going to be too much. Look for Napoli to score at least two goals, and they are going to secure the victory. Back Napoli on the money line to cash.