Ajax made a decisive step towards the Champions League final. Dutch giants won 1: 0 Tottenham in the first semifinal clash as a guest. The only goal, "Tottenham" Stadium was made Donnie Van de Beek in the 15th minute.
Lack of Harry Kane and Hyun Min Son, certainly led to the Londoners were too predictable in attack. Mauricio Pochettino team hardly interferes Andre Ona. Meanwhile, the Ajax may regret that it took more ahead before the second leg in Amsterdam on May 8 as David Neres hit the crossbar in the second half.
The game started equally, as in the first minutes of the positions the two doors. In his first good opportunity Ajax took the lead. Hakim Zieh boxed Donny van de Beek. Midfielder Loris looked ovlavya ball and the ball on the 0: 1.
In the 24th minute David Neres and Van de Beek on the & # 39 are combined in a box, and the latest hit hard by an acute angle, but Loris wineries.
A minute later, Eriksen header from the penalty, Fernando Llorente evaded two defenders, but his header was wide.
In the 38th minute Vertonghen was replaced by forced Sissoko. Belgian defender collided with his team-mate and goalkeeper Ajax Alderweireld Andre Ona. As a result, the defender suffered a concussion.
At the end of half of the Spurs look for an equalizer. Firstly Veltman received the ball in a dangerous breakthrough Lucas Moura. In stoppage time he plunged high Alderveyreld.
The second part began with a chance in front of the house. Llorente rebounds and got past two defenders but could not strike. Orb reached della Ali, a shot was blocked by De Licht.
Shortly thereafter, the bounce Nicholas Talyafiko walked past the door. In 50 minutes, Andre Onam capture a frame of the movement della Ali.
Six minutes later England midfielder fired head caught Lucas Moura deal, but over the bar.
In 77 minutes, the crossbar saved Tottenham from the second goal. Mazraui progress in the field of home Tadic handed in the field. Djokovic could from the fire, but David went Neres whose shot ended up in the sidebar.
Five minutes later, Ajax Alderveyreld asset protection touched a free kick, but it did not describe the door.
By the end of the game, nothing was memorable, and the guests took in advance before revashna.