Phase set of Donny van de Beek Netherlands helped his team win 1-0 30/4 rivals.
* Goals: Van de Beek 15 '.
No power that rivals Tottenham look out for the victory. Even Mauricio Pochettino side only lost 0-1 in a game of luck, but their defense playing experience before attacking style kaleidoscope rivals. The only situation slits making them pay the price if Van de Beek avoid pitfalls and beat the & # 39; etnam Lloris in the call-to-face.
Llorente played almost his efforts, but harmless for the protection of Ajax. photo: Reuters.
Kane is absent due to injury and Son Hyun-Min suspended, Pochettino must use Fernando Llorente in the striker position. Spain striker did not play badly, but the slowness of their aging players made it easy Ajax defenders blockade. Tottenham hard pressed to avoid infected heights opponents with a single striker did not know how to keep the ball and to act independently of each other as Llorente.
Ajax quick to show why they are like Real Madrid and Juventus on the way to the quarterfinals. Owning surpassed competitors, teachers and trainers Erik ten Hag Tottenham push in the right support in the first half. The purpose of the Van de Beek came in a situation where midfield without shielding is necessary Hakim Ziyech too much time and space to hit the road created.
Van de Beek chance bracket, and then after a few minutes, but could not beat Lloris in phase face at close range. When 22-year-old is best to observe and pass David Neres, ability Ajax second objective will be more. We can say, Van de Beek from the & # 39 is a dangerous detonator Ajax and very unpredictable. In the quarterfinal second leg against Juventus, the midfielder equalized for Ajax 1-1 by the unexpected penetration free throw.
Van de Beek was very dangerous detonator Ajax. photo: security guard.
Tottenham started to have the first opportunity to the end of the first half, mainly in the stationary phase. Llorente with a header just wide of unmarked position. But in the area, the hosts continued to suffer in force if Vertonghen collision with teammate Alderweireld and was forced to leave the pitch due to be stunned.
Pochettino Tottenham moved from rock to four defenders three defenders after change Vertonghen. But this change seems to help the owners to better control the two Ajax wing and holding a basket in the second half. Unfortunately for Spurs, their team lacks the cohesion to endanger the opponent's goal.
Bubble is still the most commonly used weapon Tottenham. However, defender Kieran Trippier, experts and cross kick Tottenham had a bad game. This is one reason why men can not Pochettino possibility of their they have. Christian Eriksen has less room for creativity and often transmitted pressure from the opponents.
Tottenham did not have enough attacks alternatives need to break through the Ajax defense. photo: security guard.
Lucas Moura is a rare bright spot for the technical processing and phase velocity, making the veteran Blind repeatedly faced. But Brazilian players often have to maneuver prior to the deposition of two, three Ajax players. Photo impotence, which is the face of the spur of the game. Holding the ball in the second half, but a lot of pure chance the hosts the ball back from the dead phase. This double-headed angle Alderweireld.
Do not hold half lead, but still led rivals Ajax quit looking for a combination of all of their attacks. In a situation of interrupted business, Tadic expressed his wits viewing angles, when he put in position before the ball Neres. However, playing with drummer left foot past the Ajax knocked Lloris stood motionless.
This is the first time in the playoffs of the Champions League this year, Ajax won a favorable outcome in the first match. The Dutch team showed that they are not under the body than the opponent. However, Tottenham will certainly be very different in the second match, when the Son Hyun Min ago. The English team is partially shows bravery in this battle when they take a modest playing at home in front of a rival very good mentality. After the match, Pochettino said that the loss of 0-1 is not a disaster, but the British team can create a screen upstream in the Netherlands in the second match of April 05/08.