Ajax vs Lille Match Preview and Prediction
On Tuesday evening (UK time), Lille head to Johan Cruijff Arena to play Ajax at 8:00pm. This is a Champions League game.
Tune in to BT Sport Extra to watch the match live.
The following sections explain the evidence for the tip in this match.
Followers should note that Frog believes the market prices are not offering up much value for this one. For readers who are looking for the best play, check out the Verdict below.
Betting Odds for Ajax vs Lille
Backers of the home side can get 1.5 about Ajax with Bet365; and backers of the visitors will find 7.0 about Lille via Betfair Sportsbook. Betfair Sportsbook are best price 4.5 for a draw.
In the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.8 on the trading floor at Betfair Sportsbook and the best price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.2 if you check out Bet Victor.
Also, the available prices for the BTTS market. "Yes" is currently available at 1.86 with Betfair Sportsbook. And "No" is available at 2.1 with Bet Victor.
Head To Head
The FTG database has returned no head-to-head contests.
There has been 65 matches played by Ajax over the course of the last year. They have 46 wins; 12 draws; and 7 losses. This gives them a recent form Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 70%-18%-10%.
In these matches, they have averaged 3.0 goals for, and 1.03 goals against.
At home over this time, they have a win rate of 73% (25 wins). There have been 34 home fixtures. 17% (6) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 8% (3) being a loss.
When at home in this time, their average number of goals scored is 3.21. They have conceded 1.03 on average.
In their last ten matches they have averaged 2.7 goals per match - 6 of these matches have been wins for them. There have been 7 occasions when both Ajax and their opponents have scored. There have been 7 matches with over 2.5 goals.
And they have scored in their last 3 matches.
There has been 47 matches played by Lille over the course of the last year. They have 25 wins; 10 draws; and 12 losses. To summarise these results, they have a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 53%-21%-25%, in recent form.
During this recent year, they average 1.57 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 0.91.
On the road in the last 12 months, they have a win rate of 40% (10 wins) in their 25 away fixtures. 24% (6) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 36% (9) being a loss when they are the away team.
On average they have scored 1.12 times when playing away in this same period and they have conceded 1.12.
Their recent performance, both home and away, shows that they have scored a total of 12 goals in their last ten matches and 4 of these matches have been victories. The total number of times that Lille and whoever they've played have also scored is 4 matches in those ten; the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 4 in the last ten.
Frog's betting tip for Ajax vs Lille
Readers will likely be expecting to see a match with plenty of chances on target. When these sides meet, Frog is expecting to see three or more goals. If you're looking to back the Over 2.5, Betfair Sportsbook will give you odds of 1.8 in their total goals line. Frog has found greater value elsewhere, so keep reading other previews if this one is not for you.