Match Time: 10/18/2020 20:30 Sunday（GMT+8）
Johan Cruijff Arena will see Ajax host SC Heerenveen on Sunday 18 October, for a Eredivisie clash. The start time is 1:30pm (UK).
Head To Head
Ajax played SC Heerenveen in March in a Eredivisie match. The winners were Ajax securing a final score of 1-3. D. Tadic bagged a brace for the home side.
In ten years, the sides have faced-off 21 times. Ajax have won in 17 of these match-ups, while their opponents, SC Heerenveen have won none of these clashes. A stalemate has occurred 4 times.
When these sides meet, there has been an average of 4.43 goals in this particular clash. Ajax score an average of 3.38 and SC Heerenveen score an average of 1.05.
Looking at the match-up in terms of combined Home and Away performance, whichever side has been at home has won 80% of these matches and the visitors have won 0% of the time.
Ajax have 9 points in the league, which puts them in 5th place.
There has been 41 matches played by them over the course of the last year. They have 29 wins; 2 draws; and 10 losses. In other words, Ajax have won 70%, drawn 4%, and lost 24% of their recent matches.
Over this period, they have scored 2.44 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.02.
A look at their home record in this time. They have a win rate of 79% (19 wins) from the most recent 24 home fixtures. 4% (1) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 16% (4) resulting in a loss.
On average they have scored 2.71 times when playing at home in this same period. They have conceded 0.79.
Across all competitions, they are averaging 2.1 goals per game in their most recent ten matches and 8 of these latest matches have been victories. The total number of times that Ajax and whoever they've played have also scored is 5 matches in those ten and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 6 games over this same period.
The away team has 10 points in the Eredivisie, which puts them in 3rd place.
Looking at results for the last year, they have played 32 matches. They have 12 wins; 7 draws; and 13 losses. This gives SC Heerenveen a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 37%-21%-40%.
Over this period, they have scored 1.59 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.66.
When away from home in this period, they have a win rate of 43% (7 wins) from the most recent 16 away fixtures. 12% (2) of these games away from home have been a draw, with the remaining 43% (7) resulting in a loss when they are the away team.
When the visiting side in this time, their average number of goals scored is 1.88 and they have conceded 2.0 on average.
They are averaging 1.1 goals per game in their most recent ten matches and 3 of these matches have been victories. The total number of times both SC Heerenveen and the opposition have scored is 6 out of the ten; and there has been 5 matches with three goals or more.
And they have scored in each of their last 4 matches.
Betting tip for Ajax vs SC Heerenveen
Swimming against the tide for this one, we can make a case for only one of these sides scoring in this one and at the odds-against prices with the sportsbooks, this is the pick. This forecast has highlighted some positive expected value.
1x2 Picks: Draw