In the second leg of the last 16 of the European Champions League we will have Real Madrid’s reception at Ajax in Madrid.
The Merengue formation is advanced in the tie after winning in the Dutch capital by two balls to one.
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The formation of the Spanish capital does not come from happy days losing twice in front of its great rival in Santiago Bernabéu.
The formation of Ajax needs to win in Madrid, something that will not be easy, the Amsterdam team got a great victory for the Dutch Cup last week but it is already known that the realities are different between the Dutch and the rest .
Real Madrid reach this second-hand advantage. This Real Madrid of this season has been too oscillating with good moments and other quite negative ones.
Real Madrid in the Spanish league follows in the third position with 48 points gained already having twelve points of disadvantage over Barcelona that leads in the lead.
After 26 games, Real Madrid have 15 wins, three draws and eight losses with 43 goals and 31 goals conceded.
Real Madrid come from two consecutive defeats at home and against Barcelona, one for the King’s Cup of Spain by three balls to zero and another for the championship by a ball to zero. Real Madrid will not be able to count on midfield player Marcos Llorente.
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The Ajax lineup will not have an easy life in the second leg and the Dutch know that to reach the quarter-finals they will have to win in Madrid after the first-leg defeat at home.
Ajax in the Dutch league has 56 points drawn from 18 wins, two draws and three defeats with a score of 82 goals scored and 20 goals conceded being this the best attack of this league highlighting the 16 goals scored by the Serbian Dusan Tadic.
After the home defeat against Real Madrid Ajax won the next three games beating last week Feyenoord by three balls to zero in a game to count for the Cup of the Netherlands. For this game Eiting and Bande are in doubt.
Real Madrid lost two games with Barcelona and did not score any goal of either form missed opportunities for the Madrid team.
Ajax will have to go in search of the victory in this game but I do not believe that they can do it in a Bernabéu where there have been surprises throughout the season but in a game of extreme importance I believe that the best of Real Madrid will come to the top.
Betting Tips: Real Madrid