Following his departure to chelsea Joël Veltman should be Sunday afternoon in the uitduel with Sparta Rotterdam again to settle with a development this year and wanting. Trainer Erik ten Hag to choose again for Ramus Kristensen as a right back.
Last week, decided At the Hag quite surprising to captain Veltman to pass for the thuisduel with sc Heerenveen (4-1). Also, when he chose to winteraanwinst Kristensen.
Ajax starts in the same setup as a week ago, which will mean that the 18-year-old Matthijs de Is the aanvoerdersband contributes to the Amsterdam team.
Keeper André Onana struggled last week with some physical complaints, but the Kameroener was Saturday already included in the selection and appears, so just the kick-off at The Castle.
Sparta-Ajax starts on Sunday at 14.30, and is headed by referee Dennis Higler. Ajax must win to get the gap on leader PSV, Saturday, all of VVV-Venlo won, to bring back to seven points.
Sparta: Huth; Holst, Chabot, Fischer, Nelom; Sanusi, Dougall; Verhaar, Mühren, Ahannach; Kramer.
Ajax: Onana; Kristensen, Is, Wöber, Tagliafico; Of the Stream, Schöne, Ziyech; Neres, Huntelaar, Kluivert.
View the results of the program and the position in the Premier league