Ajax has failed to make the pressure on leader PSV up. The Amsterdammers bites occur in spite of a large number of possibilities piece on ADO Den Haag: 0-0.
Disbelief at Frenkie de Jong
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The command for Ajax was in the lead-up to the cracker between Feyenoord and PSV crystal clear: win of ADO and the difference with the Locals (whether temporarily or not) and bring it back to two points. Trainer Erik ten Hag was Friday of a downer to process, when Klaas-Jan Huntelaar to an injury suffered on the training. Not Mateo Cassierra, but Siem de Jong replaced the old hand in the rush hours. The also do not fit Lasse Schøne was on the society replaced by Carel Eiting, who last week strongly fancied against PEC Zwolle.
Opponent ADO performs with the current eighth place is excellent and was, therefore, with confidence, to Amsterdam traveled. The team of coach Alfons Groenendijk dared to be asked to put pressure on Ajax in the first half to no supply ability came. ADO goalkeeper Robert Zwinkels was only a few rollertjes of Hakim Ziyech and David Neres process. Siem de Jong came for peace as the only Ajax player in a promising position. The gelegenheidsspits was by a long ball from Ziyech free for Zwinkels, but did not come out with his steps.
Lex, After all, is Hakim Ziyech difficult
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Ajax also got in the first twenty minutes, barely a foot on the ground, but then got ADO the heavy and was the target of Zwinkels taken under fire. A header from Siem de Jong, disappeared through the pole and the head (!) of Zwinkels just not the goal, while the goalkeeper Neres two times of scoring, the love and also a good rescue in the house on a blast of Frenkie de Jong.
The time passed in the disadvantage of the Locals, who were also with the sunken Dani the White (rookie) and Amin Younes no longer able to make the difference. On an afternoon in which Ajax the title again really new life to give, should the team now fear that the difference PSV again rises to seven points.