Ajax, buoyed by their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 5-0 Eredivisie success against ADO Den Haag.
In that match, Ajax managed 73% possession and 18 shots at goal with 10 of them on target. For Ajax, the scorers were Devyne Rensch (11'), Brian Brobbey (21'), Edson Álvarez (32'), Dušan Tadić (44') and Davy Klaassen (50'). ADO Den Haag had 2 shots on goal with 0 of them on target.
Ajax have been offensively very strong of late, lashing 18 goals past the opposition over the course of the last 6 outings. In those games, de Godenzonen have also seen the tally of goals scored against them total 1. Such a pattern might not be carried forward into this next game, however.
In their previous game, Roma drew 2-2 in the Serie A match with Sassuolo.
In that match, Roma managed 31% possession and 11 shots at goal with 8 of them on target. For Roma, the scorers were Lorenzo Pellegrini (26') and Bruno Peres (69'). At the other end, Sassuolo got 13 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. Hamed Junior Traorè (57') and Giacomo Raspadori (85') scored for Sassuolo.
Throughout their 6 previous matches, Paulo Fonseca's Roma have slotted home a total of 8 times - yielding them the goals per game average of 1.33.