. Roda JC Kerkrade was able to reverse the scoreline against Jong Ajax to win 2-1. All goals were scored in the first half. It was Jong Ajax to strike first with a goal of Donny Warmerdam at the 24′. Then it was a goal in the 41′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, Donny Warmerdam gave the win to Roda JC Kerkrade in the 45′ minute with an own goal. Jong Ajax was much superior in terms of ball possession (66%).
The referee was Kevin Puts with the assistance of Marco Ribbink and Joey Waleveld. The 4th official was Luc Baars. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was quite cold at 3.5 degrees Celsius or 38.32 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 83%.
Jong Ajax was in firm control of the ball 66% while Roda JC Kerkrade was struggling with a 34% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Jong Ajax was more aggressive with 52 dangerous attacks and 9 shots of which 4 were on target. Anyhow, Roda JC Kerkrade found a way to find the solution to win this encounter.
Jong Ajax shot 9 times, 4 on target, 5 off target. On the opposite side, Roda JC Kerkrade shot 8 times, 3 on target, 5 off target.
Jong Ajax received 2 yellow cards (John Heitinga and Youri Regeer ). On the other side, Roda JC Kerkrade didn’t receive any yellow card.
After playing this match, Jong Ajax will stay with 23 points like FC Dordrecht to remain in the 15th place. On the opposite side, Roda JC Kerkrade will have 28 points like NAC Breda to hold in the 10th place.
In the next match in the Eerste Divisie, Jong Ajax will play away with Heracles Almelo on the 19th of May with a 1-1 head to head record.
Roda JC Kerkrade will host Willem II on the 19th of May with a 10-8 head to head stats in favor of Willem II (5 draws).
Jong Ajax – Formation
Jong Ajax started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Johnny Heitinga decided to play with the following team: Tom de Graaff, Tristan Gooijer , Olivier Aertssen , Donny Warmerdam , Jorrel Hato , Youri Regeer , Silvano Vos , Kian Fitz-Jim , Christian Kjelder Rasmussen , Lorenzo Lucca and Kristian Hlynsson .
The home team had on the bench: Charlie Setford, Chahine Van Bohemen, Sontje Hansen, Jaydon Banel , Gabriel Misehouy and ArJany Martha.
Jong Ajax made 4 changes: S. Vos for J. Banel (20′), L. Lucca for Sontje Hansen (76′), Kian Fitz-Jim for G. Misehouy (76′) and T. Gooijer for Ar’jany Martha (83′).
Best player: Olivier Aertssen
Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Jong Ajax was Olivier Aertssen.
His rating iswith 111 passes (85% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 4.
Roda JC Kerkrade – Formation
Roda JC Kerkrade started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
Remond Strijbosch played with: Moritz Nicolas, Boyd Reith , Nils Röseler , Xander Lambrix , Terrence Douglas , Lennerd Daneels , Lennard Hartjes , Teun Bijleveld , Bryan Limbombe , Dylan Vente and Phil Sieben .
They had on the bench: Loek Hamers, Rody de Boer, Guus Joppen, Jamil Takidine, Ali Barak, Florian Mayer, Niek Vossebelt, Sami Ouaissa, Arjen Van Der Heide , Romano Postema and Jamie Yayi Mpie.
Roda JC Kerkrade made 4 changes: Phil Sieben for Sami Ouaissa (46′), Dylan Vente for Romano Postema (58′), Lennerd Daneels for Arjen van der Heide (71′) and Bryan Limbombe for Niek Vossebelt (85′).
Best player: Dylan Vente
The most impressive player for Roda JC Kerkrade was Dylan Vente.
His rating iswith 1 goal, 10 passes (80% accurate) and 0 key passes. He performed 1 cross.
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Eerste Divisie.