Eindhoven host Ajax in a top of the table Eredivisie clash at the Philips Stadion. Eindhoven are at the top of the league standings with forty-six points from their nineteen matches while Ajax are second with forty-five points from their first nineteen matches. Eindhoven are on a six game-winning run and are on a terrific run of form and have recently replaced Ajax at the top of the table. They come into the game with a 2-1 win at home over Telstar in the Beker Cup. Eindhoven’s most recent result in the Eredivisie was a crucial way win over Groningen with a 1-0 scoreline on the road. Eindhoven have had over 2.5 goals in five out of their last eight matches and have scored at least two goals in five out of their last six matches, which speaks volumes of the side’s goal-scoring acumen.
Ajax also have been scoring a number of goals off-late with their most recent game resulting in a gigantic 9-0 win over Excelsior Maassluis at home in the Beker Cup. Their last Eredivisie game also ended up in a comfortable 3-0 win on the road against Utrecht. Ajax have scored at least three goals in six out of their last eight matches and have had over 2.5 goals in seven out of their last eight matches, which makes it likely that the game will be laden with goals. Additionally, three out of the last four matches between the two teams also have had over 2.5 goals.
The two teams are in a sensational run of form and have been scoring an outrageous number of goals in the current season. There is a minimal difference between the quality of the two teams and the game could go either way. However, it is almost certain that goals will galore in this game and we are hence, going for over 2.5 goals in this fixture.