Preview: Benfica vs. Ajax

February 23, 2022

Two unfancied names for the Champions League crown will lock horns in the first leg of their last-16 clash on Wednesday, as Benfica play host to Ajax at the Estadio da Luz. Nelson Verissimo’s side finished second in Group E to advance to the knockout rounds, while their opponents strolled through Group C without dropping a single point. Many would believe to have correctly predicted the outcome of Group E…