ECL: Akpom Subbed On As Ajax Edge Bodo/Glimt, Zoom Into Round Of 16

Chuba Akpom was in action as Ajax defeated Bodo/Glimt 2-1 to book a berth in the round of 16 of the Europa Conference League (ECL).

Akpom came on as a substitute for Brian Brobbey in the 42nd minute.

After a 2-2 draw in the first leg, Ajax took the lead in this game through Steven Berghuis’ finish on the turn.


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Josip Sutalo was red-carded for Ajax early in the second half, before Albert Gronbaek was sent off for Bodo/Glimt.

Patrick Berg drove in an equaliser to take the game to extra time, where Taylor curled in the winner.

Bodo/Glimt hit the woodwork three times during the match as Ajax, who were without England midfielder Jordan Henderson, rode their luck to ensure they progressed.

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