Ajax Cape Town v Platinum Stars, Preview & Prediction

Sunday’s televised PSL game sees Ajax Cape Town host Platinum Stars and we take a look at the game from a betting perspective.


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Ajax are currently 11th of the table on 26 points, 4 points clear of the relegation zone.  They have only won one of their last 10 matches in the league and most recently went down 2-0 away at Mamelodi Sundowns.  6 of the last 7 Ajax home matches have delivered for under 2.5 goal backers and Ajax have only lost once in their last 7 home matches during which time they have taken 14 points from the 21 on offer.  Ajax home matches have averaged 2.2 goals per game this season.

Platinum Stars are one position above Ajax in tenth, level with them on points but with a better goal difference.  They have only taken 1 point from the last 12 available and most recently they drew 1-1 at home to Free State Stars.  They have lost their last 2 away matches to Polokwane and Wits without scoring a goal. Only 4 of the 11 Platinum Stars away matches have had 3 goals or more in them this season and those 11 games have averaged 2.3 goals each.

Ajax Cape Town beat Platinum Stars 3-2 away in the reverse fixture earlier in the current campaign and when they last hosted Platinum Stars in the 2015/2016 season the sides played to a 1-1 draw in Cape Town.


Ajax Cape Town 13/10

Draw 19/10

Platinum Stars 23/10

Note:  Prices correct at the time of posting but are subject to change

Suggested bet: HT/FT Draw/Draw at 7/2

Picking a winner is no easy task and this could be all square at half time and full time.


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