06 Apr WATCH: Innovation Champions – Ajax’s systemic genius helping them glow in UEFA Champions League
Erik ten Hag’s vibrant facet have implemented their fighting match to perfection and have among those stars of the championship – Dusan Tadic
After their remarkable toppling of holders Real Madrid, Ajax are prepared to keep their European resurgence against Juventus at the UEFA Champions League quarter-finals.
They might not have the financial muscle or international superstars like their forthcoming competitions, but the machine employed by Erik ten Hag has become the most out of his players and sending shivers down the back of the adversaries.
The four-time Champions League winners boast the very most effective passes-per-defensive activity rate in this year’s UCL, although they also have forced the maximum turnovers end in shots (14), meaning that their pressing against the front is the best one of Europe’s greatest.
Their believers have been capitalising in the high-definition fashion, also; midfielder Dusan Tadic, instrumental in their victory over Real Madrid, is behind Barcelona pair Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez in relation to Expected Assists.
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