Kasper Dolberg must Tuesday the first duel of Ajax with Standard in the third qualifying round of the Champions League skip. The Danish striker has always suffered from a buikblessure. Dolberg was missing, hence, also all during the two games won against Sturm Graz in the second round (2-0 and 3-1).
Trainer Erik ten Hag takes 22 players to Liege, under whom the talents of Dani de Wit, Jurgen Ekkelenkamp, Noa Long and Kaj Sierhuis. Daley Blind is also in the group. The defender, who this summer, Manchester United reverted to Ajax, has no injury left him on his collision with goalkeeper Kostas Lamprou during the lost practice game last week against VfL Wolfsburg. Blind grip, although for a moment at his hip, and was immediately substituted, but that was according to appointment.
Ajax meets Standard Tuesday night at Sclessin. Next week is the return in Amsterdam. The winner of the diptych goes to the play-offs, in which a ticket for the group stage of the Champions League falls to earn. The loser is harvested in the Europa League.