Ajax played NEC at the Eredivisie of Netherlands on March 5. The match kicked off 15:45 UTC. Ajax won 1-0.
Mohammed Kudus scored the first and only goal on the 52nd minute of the game.
Ajax (also known as AFC Ajax or Ajax Amsterdam) and NEC (commonly referred to as N.E.C., N.E.C. Nijmegen or Nijmegen) meet again 5 months after the Eredivisie match which ended in a draw 1-1. Ajax are having a solid run at the moment winning their matches against De Graafschap and Vitesse so they'll try to extend their winning streak with a victory over NEC.
NEC are approaching the match in a good mood as well securing victories in 2 straight games against Volendam and Excelsior extending their unbeaten streak to 4 matches. They have been flawless defensively having 3 consecutive clean sheets.
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Ajax kicked off the game with Geronimo Rulli, Owen Wijndal, Calvin Ughelumba, Jurrien Timber, Devyne Rensch, Davy Klaassen who got substituted by Florian Grillitsch on the 90th minute, Edson Alvarez, Steven Berghuis who got substituted by Kenneth Taylor on the 67th minute, Steven Bergwijn who got substituted by Brian Brobbey on the 67th minute, Dusan Tadic and Mohammed Kudus who got substituted by Chico Conceicao on the 90th minute as starters, with Remko Pasveer, Maarten Stekelenburg, Youri Baas, Jorrel Hato, Jorge Sanchez, Kian Fitz Jim, Florian Grillitsch, Youri Regeer, Kenneth Taylor, Brian Brobbey, Chico Conceicao and Lorenzo Lucca on the bench.
NEC's starting eleven were Jasper Cillessen, Souffian El Karouani who got substituted by Ibrahim Cissoko on the 86th minute, Philippe Sandler who got substituted by Joris Kramer on the 90th minute, Ivan Marquez, Bart van Rooij, Oussama Tannane, Dirk Proper, Lasse Schone who got substituted by Andri Baldursson on the 46th minute, Magnus Mattsson who got substituted by Pedro Marques on the 76th minute, Nany Dimata and Elayis Tavsan who got substituted by Anthony Musaba on the 85th minute, with Mattijs Branderhorst, Rijk Janse, Ilias Bronkhorst, Joris Kramer, Terry Sanniez, Andri Baldursson, Jordy Bruijn, Ibrahim Cissoko, Pedro Marques and Anthony Musaba on the bench.
Referee showed the yellow card 4 times throughout the game. Mohammed Kudus, Bart van Rooij, Andri Baldursson and Oussama Tannane were the ones to receive it.
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Ajax and NEC have met 5 times since November 2016. Ajax have won 4 times, 1 match ended in a draw. The most recent match between them took place on January 8, 2023 at the Eredivisie of Netherlands which ended in a draw - 1-1. Ajax have scored 17 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total while NEC have scored 2. So, overall, Ajax have a better head-to-head record against NEC in their recent history.
Ajax have won 20 of their 34 matches in Eredivisie, drawing 9 and having 5 defeats this season. They have scored 86 goals - 2.53 per match, conceding 38 - 1.12 per match. NEC have won 8 of their 34 matches in Eredivisie, drawing 15 and having 11 defeats this season. They have scored 42 goals - 1.24 per match, conceding 45 - 1.32 per match.
Ajax are on a winning streak - they have won De Graafschap and Vitesse in their previous 2 matches while NEC are on a winning streak - they have won Volendam and Excelsior in their previous 2 matches. Overall, Ajax have won 9 of their last 20 matches, losing 4 and drawing 7, while NEC have won 7 of their last 20 matches, losing 5 and drawing 8.
Ajax have won 4 times (0-3 against De Graafschap on 2nd of March, 1-2 against Vitesse on 26th of February, 4-0 against Sparta Rotterdam on 19th of February and 3-1 against RKC on 12th of February), lost once (3-1 against Union Berlin on 23rd of February) and drew once (0-0 against Union Berlin on 16th of February) in their most recent 6 matches.
NEC have won twice (3-0 against Volendam on 25th of February and 0-3 against Excelsior on 19th of February), lost once (1-0 against Go Ahead Eagles on 5th of February) and drew 3 times (0-0 against Cambuur Leeuwarden on 11th of February, 4-4 against Feyenoord on 8th of February and 1-1 against Sparta Rotterdam on 28th of January) in their most recent 6 matches.
As always, Netherlands Eredivisie's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Ajax are the 3rd in the table with 69 points after 34 matches, while NEC are the 12th with 39 points in 34 matches.
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