Ajax will have to do without Antony in the coming league match. The Brazilian is suspended after his red card in the home game against Feyenoord. The Amsterdam side were victorious in that match, 3-2.
Ajax have now reached the decisive stage of the season – the time in which trophies are won and lost. Ajax are the leaders in the Eredivisie. The title race is full of suspense with the gap to second-placed PSV at only two points. Including the difficult away game against FC Groningen, there are still seven league rounds remaining.
Erik ten Hag praised the mentality of his team after their 1-3 win over FC Groningen. "The will to win, that was the deciding factor. You always have to keep going, we did that,” the coach said, referring to the three goals in stoppage time.