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Ajax defender Daley Blind: We'll beat Chelsea by keeping the ball

Ajax defender Daley Blind insists they're capable of winning at Chelsea tonight.

However, Blind says they need to be at the top of their game for the Champions League clash.

He told NOS: "I think we should be more firmly on the ball.

“You must be top in the Champions League. If we keep the ball longer, we can determine the pace of the game ourselves. In England the pace is often somewhat higher and we do not want to keep up with their pace.

“They want to play at a high pace there. They can do that more easily, for ninety minutes.

"Chelsea is also just a team with an enormous number of talents, with a good trainer who has a clear vision.

"We will have to play at a very high level if we want to achieve a good result there."


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