Author: Joe Kizlauskas
Last Updated: May 13, 2023
FC Groningen welcome Ajax at Euroborg in round 32 of the Eredivisie campaign. Only three matches remain this season, and important points are at stake on Sunday.
With 5 defeats in the last 6 games, the situation at FC Groningen could probably be a lot better. They need to improve their game or prepare for more disappointment as they face Ajax at home.
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FC Groningen vs Ajax Team Stats
- FC Groningen have lost the last 7 matches in a row while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- FC Groningen have not won 17 of the last 18 matches
- FC Groningen have conceded in 22 of the last 24 matches
- FC Groningen have not won 14 of the last 16 home matches
- FC Groningen have lost the last 7 matches in a row
- Ajax have not lost 11 of the last 13 away matches
- In 8 of the last 10 Ajax away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In 7 of the last 9 Ajax matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- Ajax have scored in 11 of the last 13 away matches
- In 5 of the last 6 Ajax away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
FC Groningen vs Ajax Squad lists
FC Groningen Squad
The 44-year-old manager of FC Groningen, Dennis van der Ree, will select the lineup against Ajax from the players listed below:
- De Boer (25), Meijster (44), Verrips (20), Leeuwenburgh (1), Dankerlui (2), Willems (15), Pelupessy (4), van Gelderen (19), Bech (29), Chalus (37), Musampa (24), Balker (12), Blokzijl (42), Sher (31), Irandust (10), Matuta (14), Dybvik (18), Hove (8), Duarte (6), Valente (40), Antman (21), Abraham (11), Oratmangoen (34), Suslov (7), Manu (28), Krueger (23), Pepi (9), van Bergen (55).
Here is the full squad of the away team. The 39 year-old Ajax manager Heitinga will select his starting XI from these players:
- Setford (51), Rulli (12), Stekelenburg (1), Pasveer (22), Kaplan (13), Bassey (3), Rensch (15), Alvarez (4), Hato (57), Timber (2), Wijndal (5), Baas (25), Klaassen (6), Tadic (10), Grillitsch (21), Sanchez (19), Taylor (8), Fitz-Jim (28), Kudus (20), Vos (41), Berghuis (23), Bergwijn (7), Regeer (26), Brobbey (9), Conceicao (35), Rasmussen (37), Lucca (18), Hansen (40).
FC Groningen vs Ajax Lineups
FC Groningen vs Ajax Match Preview
A single point is all FC Groningen have to show from their last three games, where they came up short, losing 2-1 and 0-1 against RKC Waalwijk and Nijmegen respectively. Their latest match brought some consolation with a 1-1 against Go Ahead Eagles. They went into the season as candidates for the drop, and unfortunately for FC Groningen, they have lived up to expectations. As the season draws to a close, they are still in with a chance of escaping relegation, though. FC Groningen only managed one meagre home win from a possible six at Euroborg in the Eredivisie. They also drew two and lost three of these six encounters, in which they scored six and conceded seven goals. FC Groningen are one of the three worst home sides so far this Eredivisie campaign. They only achieved 12 points and three wins, scoring 18 at Euroborg whilst conceding 26 as well.
Ajax claimed two points from their last three matches. They started by losing 3-0 at the hands of PSV Eindhoven, before drawing 1-1 with PSV Eindhoven. They secured a point in their latest encounter, a 0-0 draw against AZ Alkmaar. Ajax claimed 13 points in their last six Eredivisie matches, winning four, drawing once as well as losing once. They conceded seven and scored 15 goals themselves. Ajax are among the 3 best away teams in the Eredivisie this season. They put nine wins on the board, scoring 35 goals whilst also conceding 19.
FC Groningen vs Ajax H2H
Ajax are excited about their upcoming encounter with FC Groningen, whom they beat in their last 4 matches. Winning 6-1 and 3-1 in the last two most matches against FC Groningen, will have Ajax looking forward to their upcoming away trip. Ajax have a good reading on FC Groningen, as they won eight of the last ten encounters. The latter sprung a surprise, though, by winning 6-1 in the latest meeting. The bookies have Ajax to win this match at best price odds of 1.30. There was over 2.5 goals in 5 of the 6 most recent Eredivisie encounters between FC Groningen and Ajax. The past ten matches between FC Groningen and Ajax have largely been entertaining affairs. Over 2.5 goals came out a winning bet seven times in these encounters. It seems only natural to look for goals this coming Sunday. Over 2.5 goals is best priced at odds of 1.44 with the bookies.
FC Groningen vs Ajax Betting & Odds
Here are the odds for FC Groningen vs Ajax as provided by bet365 at the time of publishing the article. For the list of latest odds for the match visit bet365.com.
Match odds: FC Groningen (9.00) | Draw (5.50) | Ajax (1.30)
Over/Under goals (O/U): Under 2.5 (2.70) | Over 2.5 (1.44)
Both Teams To Score (O/U): BTTS No (2.00) | BTTS Yes (1.75)
Full Time Betting
One win at Euroborg is a poor outcome for FC Groningen from 10 attempts to claim a win here. They drew two and lost seven in this streak. Ajax won seven of their 10 most recent games away, drew one and lost two. FC Groningen managed the first goal of the game in only two of those 10 previous games played at Euroborg. Meanwhile, Ajax were first on target in six of their last 10 outings away from home.
Both Teams to Score
Their latest encounter was a belter of a game, which finished with a 6-1 scoreline. An uncommon result, but we would not mind a similar goal fest this coming Sunday. In the past ten matches between home side FC Groningen and Ajax both teams found the back of the net five times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1.75. Ajax managed at least one goal in 15 of their previous 16 Eredivisie matches against FC Groningen. In the past ten matches between home side FC Groningen and Ajax both teams found the back of the net five times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1.75.
Over 2.5 goals came out seven times in the last ten encounters between these two teams. FC Groningen managed an average of 0.7 goals, with Ajax averaging 2.4 goals in these games. Both teams to score was a winning bet five times in this run of matches. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of FC Groningen’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 0.8 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals appeared in six of the last ten matches that Ajax played across all tournaments. They scored 1.7 times on average in the process.