Ajax booked its sixth consecutive victory within the Eredivisie on a go to to FC Emmen on Saturday. The crew of coach Erik ten Hag received simply 5-0 at De Oude Meerdijk.
Base place for Martínez, Not blind at choice
Midway by Ajax already led 3-0 by targets from Davy Klaassen, Zakaria Labyad and Lassina Traoré, after which substitute Jurgen Ekkelenkamp and Quincy Promes had been correct within the second half in opposition to the weak Emmen, which created virtually nothing.
Ten Hag was subsequently capable of make frequent modifications and provides gamers a relaxation. Seventeen-year-old defender Devyne Rensch made his debut in its place.
Because of the huge win, the lead of chief Ajax on quantity two Vitesse rises to 5 factors, however the Arnhemmers will nonetheless play at house in opposition to Fortuna Sittard at 12.15 on Sunday after which PSV, Feyenoord and AZ additionally come into motion. Ajax’s subsequent sport is the Champions League match in opposition to Liverpool on Tuesday at Anfield.
Sean Klaiber was given a fundamental place as left again from coach Erik ten Hag. (Picture: Professional Photographs)
Three days after the 3-1 win over Midtjylland and three days earlier than the confrontation with Liverpool, Ajax hoped to not should make an excessive amount of effort at FC Emmen. Coach Erik ten Hag gave Nicolás Tagliafico and David Neres a relaxation on the bench, whereas Daley Blind didn’t journey to Drenthe. Lisandro Martínez and Sean Klaiber had been within the beginning line-up, in addition to Antony, who made his comeback after accidents.
With these new names Ajax by no means bumped into issues in opposition to Emmen and inside half an hour the match was virtually determined. The primary Ajax objective was credited to Klaassen after twenty minutes, who arrange the assault himself. By way of Noussair Mazraoui and Traoré, the ball got here again to the Orange-international, who lobbed by the leg of FC Emmen defender Miguel Araujo (0-1). 9 minutes later Klaassen was the principal and Labyad shot the ball out of the air behind goalkeeper Felix Wiedwald (0-2).
The 0-3 additionally fell earlier than half time and that got here within the title of Traoré. The striker from Burkina Faso tapped in a cross from Antony after 38 minutes.
Ajax celebrates Davy Klaassen’s 0-1 (Picture: Professional Photographs)
The huge margin for the omnipotent Ajax gave Ten Hag the chance to provide extra gamers a relaxation midway by. Dusan Tadic and Traoré had been left within the dressing room and Klaas-Jan Huntelaar and Promes had been the replacements. After ten minutes within the second half, Ryan Gravenberch and Antony additionally went to the facet.
Even with all of the modifications Ajax saved management, however the rating didn’t enhance any additional. A free kick from Labyad went simply huge and Wiedwald tapped a shot from substitute David Neres out of the nook. Within the 69th minute it was hit. When there was a rumble in entrance of Emmen’s objective, the ball reached Ekkelenkamp through Huntelaar, who tapped in (0-4).