Europa – Europa League - final
Match start: 20:45 (GMT+1)
Two years ago thanks to the initiative of the former UEFA president Michel Platini the most decisive final meeting of previously rather boring and simple tournament had gained absolutely new status and significance.
In fact, since the final match of the Europa League 2015 its new winner is getting a berth into a main net of the Champions League. That is, now the final match of the Europa League is going to become the so-called additional springboard for top class clubs into next championship.
The team of Peter Bosz
Ajax came to Stockholm for a decisive final meeting of the Europa League having the status of a new vice-champion of Eredivisie. And in this status the main psychological advantage over the English super club has the team of Peter Bosz.
Ajax has already become the participant of the summer qualification company of the main UEFA tournament. That means that even if the team will lose this final match the football club from Holland will nevertheless take part at Champions League.
The team of José Mourinho
Contrary to its nearest rival Manchester United has already ceased its fight in EPL and considers its last matches of the national championship to be some kind of rehearsal ground prior to the Euro cup final match.
It is obvious that the coaches of Manchester United headed by José Mourinho have taken a great risk. If they lose the 3 times club Europa champion (1968, 1999, 2008) will be left back at the bottom of the ladder…
So, Wednesday, on the 24th of May, 2017. Stockholm, Friends Arena.
Both participants of the final battle prefer quick, positional and resultative football. Both clubs are very greatly motivated to get the berth into the main net of European Champion Clubs' Cup and that is why they will fight from the first up to the last second of the match.
Ajax – 4,50, draw – 3,50, Manchester United – 1,85;
Both teams to score (yes) - odds 2,05 10Bet
Ajax (Asian Handicap) +0,5 - odds 2,06 SBOBET