Ajax host Roma in the first leg of the UEFA Europa League Quarter-Finals today, April 8, 2021, at 3:00 PM (ET). Here, you will find everything there is to know about this soccer match, such as predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch or live stream the game.
Their only game was played on March 19, 2003, when it ended in a 1-1 draw. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as they meet for the first time since then, this time in the UEFA Europa League.
Ajax vs Roma: Match Information
Date: Thursday, April 8, 2021
Time: 3:00 PM (ET)
Location: Johan Cruijff ArenA, Amsterdam
Ajax vs Roma: Time by State in the US
ET: 3:00 PM
CT: 2:00 PM
MT: 1:00 PM
PT: 12:00 PM
Ajax vs Roma: Storylines
Ajax have traveled from the UCL to the UEL this season. The Dutch club couldn't fight off the competition of Liverpool and Atalanta, so they finished third in the Group Stage of the Champions League. In the Europa League Round of 32, they overcame Lille with two 2-1 triumphs, thus, confirming a clash with Young Boys. However, the Swiss team were an easy bite for Erik ten Hag's players, as they won 5-0 on aggregate.
The Giallorossi, on the other hand, had go get through Braga and Shakhtar in the Round of 32 and Round of 16. They won both games with an aggregate result of 5-1 each. Tanks to those wins, they set up a meeting with Ajax in the Quarter-Finals.
These opponents have a 17-year-long history of clashes as their first one dates back to December 12, 2002, and it ended in a 2-1 win for Ajax. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see who gets to go into the second leg with an advantage.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Ajax vs Roma in the U.S.
The 2020-2021 UEFA Europa League Quarter-Finals game match between Ajax and Roma, to be played on Thursday, at the Johan Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam, will be broadcasted on Galavision, TUDN Radio, TUDN App, Univision NOW, Paramount+, TUDN.com in the United States.
Ajax vs Roma: Predictions And Odds
All odds are in favor of Ajax. FanDuel see them as the firm favorites to win today and thus, they have given them +100 odds. The away side Roma, meanwhile, have +250 odds to upset the Dutch club, while a tie would result in a +270 payout.
* Odds via FanDuel