The match of 17th round between Ajax и Feyenoord will take place at Johan Cruyff Arena on 17 January 2021, Sunday. Referee - Danny Makkelie
The last meeting of these teams took place more than a month ago (27 October 2019) and ended with the victory of Ajax with a score 4-0.
The distance between the teams in the league table is 3 points. In addition, the both teams are in the TOP position in the standings.
Ajax is the leader of the tournament with 38 points. This is the 16th of 34 team game in the tournament.
The nearest pursuer has the same number of points with Ajax and can score 51 points. The goal difference is 57:13. In additional, Ajax has the best offensive record in the league. The Ajax defensive line is one of the TOP-4 in the tournament.
Feyenoord is in the TOP-4 with 35 points. This is the 16th of 34 team game in the tournament.
The difference with the nearest team on top is 2 points (Feyenoord can score 54 points). In addition, the distance from the first place is 3 points (54 points are possible). The nearest pursuer is 1 point lower and has the opportunity to score 51 points additionally. The goal difference is 32:12. Feyenoord has the best defensive record in the league.
Ajax has won all of 5 recent matches.
The team scored 22 points оn its own field in 10 last matches, with the following results 7 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 29-13. The average number of goals is 2.9. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 2.7.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Dusan Tadic (8), Zakaria Labyad (6), Quincy Promes (5), Klaas Huntelaar Jan (5), Davy Klaassen (4), Antony (4), Lassina Traore (2).
The team scored 14 points when playing away in 10 last matches, with the following results 4 wins, 2 draws и 4 losses. The difference between scored and conceded goals is 13-11. The average number of goals is 1.3. The average number of cards in 10 last matches is 2.7.
Leading players in the last 15 matches in all tournaments: Steven Berghuis (5), Lutsharel Geertruida (4), Jens Toornstra (3), Bryan Linssen (3), Mark Diemers (1), Naoufal Bannis (1), Ridgeciano Haps (1).