Back Celta Viga to secure a win in Europe League as they host Dutch outfit Ajax on Thursday

Celta Vigo play host to Ajax at the Estadio de Balaídos in a Europa League encounter, with both sides looking to take all three points

Celta Vigo are the 17/20 favourites while an away win is 3/1. A draw between the two sides is tipped at 13/5.

Celta Vigo head in this Europa League fixture looking for their second win from three games in the competition. The Spanish side are looking to bounce back from a heavy 5-0 away defeat to Villareal in the La Liga on the weekend that ended their five game winning streak in all competitions. Four points from a possible six in the Europa League see Eduardo Berizzo’s men lie second in their group behind their opponents having drawn 1-1 away too Standard Leige and won 2-0 at home to Panathinaikos. Iago Aspas is 5/4 odds on to score in this fixture while Gueseppe Rossi is 8/5 to find the back of the net.

Ajax head into this fixture in a rich vein of form having won their last nine games in all competitions. The Dutch side have taken 6 points from their opening two fixtures following wins Panathinaikos and Standard Leige. Following the International break Peter Bosz’s side won 2-0 away to ADO Den Haag and will be full of confidence as they go in search of their tenth straight win. Davvy Klaassen is favoured by Bet365 to be Ajax most likely goal scorer at 9/4 while Anwar El Ghazi is 11/4 to get on the scoresheet.

Tip

Back Celta Vigo to win 2-1 and Aspas to score at 12/1

A safer bet is both to teams to score and Celta Vigo to win at 3/1