UEFA Champions League 2018-19 – Ajax vs AEK Athens Preview

AT A GLANCE

When does Ajax vs AEK Athens kick off? Wednesday 19th September, 17:55 (UK)

Where is Ajax vs AEK Athens being played? Johan Cruijff Arena

What television channel is Ajax vs AEK Athens on? BT Sport ESPN

Where can I stream Ajax vs AEK Athens? BT Sport subscribers can stream the match online via the BT Sport website

Are tickets still available for Ajax vs AEK Athens?

Ajax – https://www.ajax.nl/tickets.htm

AEK Athens – https://buy.tickethour.com/aek/showProductList.html

HEAD-TO-HEAD
All-time meetings: Ajax W2

THE TEAM NEWS

AJAX

Predicted line-up (4-3-3): Onana; Mazraoui, De Ligt, Blind, Tagliafico; Schone, David Neres, F. De Jong; Ziyech, Huntelaar, Tadic

Unavailable: Veltman (Injured), Sinkgraven (Injured), Bande (Injured), Cerny (Injured)

Doubtful: Dolberg (Injured)

AEK ATHENS

Predicted line-up (4-2-3-1): Barkas; Bakakis, Lampropoulos, Oikonomou, Hult; Galanopoulos, Andre Simoes; Mantalos, Klonaridis, Gianniotas; Ponce

Unavailable: Livaja (Suspended), Bakasetas (Suspended), Helder Lopes (Suspended), Boye (Injured), Albanis (Injured)

Doubtful:

THE PREDICTION

AEK will travel to Amsterdam on a major high having reached this stage but they will be keen to avoid defeat more than anything else. Combined with Ajax's strong start and excellent defensive record so far this season, this could be a relatively cagey match with few goals.