Two most titled teams of Holland are going to fight each other in the Final of the Holland Cup or Johan Cruyff Shield 2019, in Amsterdam. This will be the twenty-fourth final of previous Eredivisie and KNVB Cup winners. In this final, Ajax will play against PSV only because Amsterdam are winners of both Eredivisie and KNVB Cup. This superfinal match will be held at home of Ajax in Amsterdam, Johan Cruyff Arena. Ajax Amsterdam vs PSV Eindhoven is always very interesting and intriguing match, so review our thoughts here below.
After hard work on the transfer window Ajax Amsterdam preparing for the first season official game. The Jews won last season both and Eredivisie and KNVB Cup, so their opponents were picked by runners-up rule. AFC Ajax were extremely strong last year and showed very bets football which was waited by all fans of Dutch football. Moreover, they reached the semi-finals of the Champions League and only in the last additional minute Tottenham and Lukas Moura scored a goal and won in the sum of both fights. Most interesting, that Spurs made a fantastic comeback, as Ajax scored twice in that match and were favorites to be among two finalists in Champions League. In general, they had a fantastic season, great games, perfect style of play and magical moments for all the dutch and football fans.
During the summer break, The Lancers already sold several team leaders. Matthijs de Ligt departured to Juventus for 85.5m €. At 19 years old, the young Dutchman already wore the club captain’s armband and led the team to victories. Frenkie de Jong penned the contract with Barcelona and were sold for 75m €. He were one of the main team creators in the middle of the pitch. 22 years old Dutch will take the leading position in Barcelona now. There were some arrivals to the Ajax club. Quincy Promes fulfilled his promise and returned to the club in which he played when he was a child. Moreover, young Edson Alvarez, Lisandro Martinez, and Razvan Marin joined the club to change players who left the club.
Even after the departure of several major players, Ajax has great potential for great victories and achievements. In the next match, they will show their mood for the season.
PSV Eindhoven is Ajax’s constant rival. Each season, these two teams compete for getting into the Champions League, being champions of Eredivism and in domestic Cups. Lightbulbs has always been one of the favorites in Holland. They also play at the highest level both in their own country and in Europe. If Ajax has not played a single official match yet, PSV is already struggling to get into the Champions League. In the quarter-final of Champions League qualification, PSV played their first game against Basel. They faced big troubles and almost lost this game, however, S. Lammers and D. Malen scored in 89 and 93minutes and took a very important win at Philips Stadion, Eindhoven.
Last season, PSV fought to the end for the victory in the Eredivisie, but they stumbled at the end against Alkmaar and lost to Ajax by three points in the whole Championship. Ajax collected 86 points, while PSV 83. Moreover, PSV lost to Ajax in a decisive game at Johan Cruijff Arena, in Amsterdam even with the red card at the beginning of the second half. During the summer transfer window, PSV can not boast of such transfers as Ajax, but they have quite strong, experienced and skilled players. Most known player Luuk de Jong left the club to Sevilla for 12.5m €. Their game against Basel is one more example of how this strong team can push their opponents until the end of the game.
Ajax vs PSV H2H
Since the 2017 year home team beats their opponents in every game. Moreover, in only one game away team scored a goal, that happened in the last most important game at Johan Cruijff Arena, where match finished with 3:1 score. These teams always fighting each other in every match until the end.