Chelsea came back from three goals down to secure a 4-4 draw against a nine-man Ajax team in a pulsating encounter at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday night.
Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has made just one change to the side that defeated Watford at the weekend for the Champions League clash against Ajax.
Chelsea will look to carry their domestic momentum to the Champions League as they host an Ajax side looking to exact revenge on Tuesday.
Michy Batshuayi scored a late winner to ensure a 1-0 win for Chelsea, who prevailed over Ajax in a cagey affair in Amsterdam on Wednesday.
Mateo Kovacic comes into the Chelsea starting lineup in place of Ross Barkley as the Blues prepare to take on Ajax in their third Champions League encounter.
Mateo Kovacic will replace the injured Ross Barkley when Chelsea face off against Ajax in their third UEFA Champions League Group H fixture.
Manchester United snubbed a chance to sign Ajax star Donny van de Beek in the summer and have ceded interest in him, leaving Real Madrid as the favourites. According to a report from the Mirror, Premier League heavyweights Manchester United rejected the opportunity to sign Ajax and Netherlands midfielder Donny van de Beek in the summer transfer window and have ended their interest in the 22-year-old, leaving Real Madrid as the front-runners to sign him. A product of the Ajax youth academy, van de Beek has grown into one of the most sought-after attacking midfielders across Europe over the past couple of seasons. The 22-year-old broke into the Ajax senior team in 2015 and has racked up 150 appearances so far. Donny van de Beek enjoyed a spectacular 2018-19 campaign that saw him score 17 goals and assist 13 more in 57 appearances across all competitions, helping Ajax to a domestic double and a semi-final run in the UEFA Champions […]
Group H high-flyers Valencia and Ajax go head to head at the Mestalla as both sides look to record 6 points from their opening two games in the Champions League
Real Madrid will reportedly look to target Ajax playmaker Donny van de Beek in 2020 as Zinedine Zidane eyes reinforcements for midfield.
Ajax midfielder Donny van de Beek has confirmed that talks are ongoing regarding his potential move to Real Madrid this summer.