Sparta Rotterdam vs Ajax Live Score and Live Stream


Sparta Rotterdam played Ajax at the Eredivisie of Netherlands on March 17. The match kicked off 15:45 UTC and ended in a draw 2 - 2.

Arno Verschueren scored the first goal on the 28th minute of the game followed by goals from Chuba Akpom and Steven Bergwijn. Verschueren later scored 1 more. 2-2 is the final score.

Sparta Rotterdam (also known as Sparta) and Ajax (commonly referred to as AFC Ajax or Ajax Amsterdam) meet again 6 months after the Eredivisie match which Ajax won 2-1. Sparta Rotterdam are aproaching the match after a defeat from Twente on March 9 not being able to win for 3 straight games. The coach and the players will probably put extra effort in the defense as they have been conceding goals for 8 consecutive matches now.

Ajax are preparing for the match after a loss against Aston Villa in 1/8 final on March 14 failing to win in 3 straight games. They're going to need to sort out the problems in the back first to improve the results as they have been conceding goals for 10 consecutive away matches now.

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Sparta Rotterdam kicked off the game with Nick Olij, Djevencio van der Kust, Mike Eerdhuijzen, Rick Meissen who got substituted by Tijs Velthuis on the 73rd minute, Said Bakari, Pelle Clement who got substituted by Jonathan de Guzman on the 82nd minute, Metinho who got substituted by Hamza El Dahri on the 82nd minute, Arno Verschueren, Koki Saito, Tobias Lauritsen who got substituted by Charles-Andreas Brym on the 82nd minute and Shunsuke Mito who got substituted by Camiel Neghli on the 68th minute as starters, with Kaylen Reitmaier, Youri Schoonderwaldt, Sergi Rosanas, Tijs Velthuis, Bart Vriends, Jonathan de Guzman, Hamza El Dahri, Camiel Neghli, Rayvien Rosario, Dylan van Wageningen and Charles-Andreas Brym on the bench.

Ajax's starting eleven were Diant Ramaj, Jorrel Hato, Ahmetcan Kaplan, Jordan Henderson who got substituted by Benjamin Tahirovic on the 66th minute, Anton Gaaei, Branco van den Boomen, Kenneth Taylor, Sivert Mannsverk, Mika Godts who got substituted by Steven Bergwijn on the 56th minute, Brian Brobbey who got substituted by Julian Rijkhoff on the 80th minute and Kristian Hlynsson who got substituted by Chuba Akpom on the 56th minute, with Remko Pasveer, Geronimo Rulli, Jakov Medic, Kian Fitz Jim, Arjany Martha, Benjamin Tahirovic, Silvano Vos, Chuba Akpom, Steven Bergwijn, Carlos Forbs and Julian Rijkhoff on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card once throughout the game. Kenneth Taylor was the one to receive it.


Explore stats from Sparta Rotterdam vs Ajax on ScoreBat - we are updating the numbers on this page every second of the game.

  • Ball Possession: 31 - 69
  • Total Attempts: 7 - 13
  • Shots On Target: 5 - 7
  • Saves: 5 - 3
  • Corners: 2 - 7
  • Completed Passes: 212 - 619
  • Fouls: 5 - 8
  • Free Kicks: 8 - 6
  • Total Passes: 294 - 689
  • Throw-Ins: 16 - 20


Sparta Rotterdam and Ajax have met 5 times since November 2021. Ajax have won 5 times. The most recent match between them took place on December 9, 2023 at the Eredivisie of Netherlands where Ajax won 2-1. Sparta Rotterdam have scored 2 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total while Ajax have scored 10. So, overall, Ajax have a better head-to-head record against Sparta Rotterdam in their recent history.

Sparta Rotterdam have won 14 of their 34 matches in Eredivisie, drawing 7 and having 13 defeats this season. They have scored 51 goals - 1.50 per match, conceding 48 - 1.41 per match. Ajax have won 15 of their 34 matches in Eredivisie, drawing 11 and having 8 defeats this season. They have scored 74 goals - 2.18 per match, conceding 61 - 1.79 per match.

Recent Form

Sparta Rotterdam have lost to Twente in their previous match while Ajax have lost to Aston Villa in their previous match. Overall, Sparta Rotterdam have won 6 of their last 20 matches, losing 11 and drawing 3, while Ajax have won 9 of their last 20 matches, losing 5 and drawing 6.

Sparta Rotterdam have won once (4-2 against Excelsior on 17th of February), lost 4 times (2-1 against Twente on 9th of March, 2-0 against NEC on 24th of February, 2-0 against Feyenoord on 11th of February and 0-2 against Zwolle on 4th of February) and drew once (1-1 against AZ on 2nd of March) in their most recent 6 matches.

Ajax have won twice (2-0 against Utrecht on 3rd of March and 1-2 against Bodo-Glimt on 22nd of February), lost twice (4-0 against Aston Villa on 14th of March and 2-0 against AZ on 25th of February) and drew twice (2-2 against Fortuna Sittard on 10th of March and 0-0 against Aston Villa on 7th of March) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Ajax have failed to keep a clean sheet in their previous 10 away matches.
  • Sparta Rotterdam have gone 8 consecutive matches without a clean sheet.

Live Standings

As always, Netherlands Eredivisie's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Sparta Rotterdam are the 8th in the table with 49 points after 34 matches, while Ajax are the 5th with 56 points in 34 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Sparta Rotterdam and Ajax in real time. You can watch the goals by Arno Verschueren, Chuba Akpom and Steven Bergwijn as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Sparta Rotterdam - Ajax are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. FT
    Full Time
    Match ends. Sparta Rotterdam 2, Ajax 2.
  2. 90 + 4'
    Red Card
    Ahmetcan Kaplan is shown the red card.
  3. 89'
    Kenneth Taylor is shown the yellow card.
  4. 88'
    2 - 2
    Steven Bergwijn scores for Ajax, assisted by Chuba Akpom.
  5. 82'
    Substitution for Sparta Rotterdam. Hamza El Dahri replaces Metinho
  6. 82'
    Substitution for Sparta Rotterdam. Jonathan de Guzman replaces Pelle Clement
  7. 82'
    Substitution for Sparta Rotterdam. Charles-Andreas Brym replaces Tobias Lauritsen
  8. 80'
    Substitution for Ajax. Julian Rijkhoff replaces Brian Brobbey
  9. 73'
    Substitution for Sparta Rotterdam. Tijs Velthuis replaces Rick Meissen
  10. 68'
    Substitution for Sparta Rotterdam. Camiel Neghli replaces Shunsuke Mito
  11. 66'
    Substitution for Ajax. Benjamin Tahirovic replaces Jordan Henderson
  12. 65'
    2 - 1
    Chuba Akpom scores for Ajax, assisted by Jordan Henderson.
  13. 56'
    Substitution for Ajax. Chuba Akpom replaces Kristian Hlynsson
  14. 56'
    Substitution for Ajax. Steven Bergwijn replaces Mika Godts
  15. 47'
    2 - 0
    Arno Verschueren scores for Sparta Rotterdam, assisted by Pelle Clement.
  16. 2T
    Second half begins
  17. HT
    Half Time - 1 : 0
    First half ends.
  18. 28'
    1 - 0
    Arno Verschueren scores for Sparta Rotterdam, assisted by Koki Saito.
  19. 1T
    First half begins