The Hague (AFP) – Ajax have appointed Dutchman Peter Bosz as their new coach in place of Frank de Boer, the Amsterdam club confirmed on Tuesday. Bosz, 52, leaves his coaching position with Maccabi Tel Aviv to join the Dutch club on a three-year contract until June 2019. Show More Summary
The Hague (AFP) – Ajax coach and former Dutch international Frank de Boer announced on Thursday he was quitting the Amsterdam club after failing to win the Dutch title. “Frank de Boer is quitting as Ajax trainer. He told the club’s board in a meeting,” Ajax said in a statement issued in Amsterdam. The post Frank de Boer quits as Ajax coach appeared first on World Soccer Talk.
With one match to play, Ajax lead PSV Eindhoven on goal difference in the Dutch title race after the pair won again on Sunday to remain neck-and-neck on 81 points each. The Amsterdam outfit enjoy a goal difference of plus-6 over PSVShow More Summary
Hundreds of Dutch soccer fans on Sunday paid an emotional tribute to the late Johan Cruyff, as they marched between the former and current Ajax stadiums in Amsterdam. “Johan rest in peace,” proclaimed a large black banner bearing a picture of the Amsterdam boy, who rose to become one of […]
One of the stories which got attention in the passing of Dutch legend Johan Cruyff last week, were suggestions that Ajax’s Amsterdam Arena would be renamed the Johan Cruyff Arena. The story was peddled by the likes of the Independent, based on quotes from KNVB president Michael van Praag. Van Praag told the press: I can’t wait for the moment when […]
The Dutch FA are about to pay an appropriate tribute to the late, great Johan Cruyff by renaming the Amsterdam Arena after him. The stadium, built in 1996, is the home of Cruyff’s boyhood club, Ajax. A master tactician and true pioneer for modern football, Cruyff passed away at the age of 68 yesterday. KNVB […]
The death of Johan Cruyff was particularly poignant for Ajax, where the Dutch legend scored 204 in 276 games while winning 18 trophies in two spells for Ajax. The Amsterdam club have paid tribute to Cruyff by posted a tribute video on social media. The black and white footage gives a beautiful insight of some of Cruyff’s less well […]
A couple of awesome videos have come out fro Ajax’s youth academy teams in the last few days. Hossein Zamani is a young winger in Amsterdam, and he recently found the target with a top corner curler which gave the opposition goalie no chance between the sticks. Enjoy that golazo below. A video posted by […]
Ajax kept up the pressure on PSV at the top of the Eredivisie table on Sunday with a resounding 3-0 win over Excelsior at the Amsterdam ArenA. The deadlock was broken by a fine goal from Ajax striker Arek Milik with the Polish striker curling in a beauty into the far post. Viergever found Milik […]
Take a bow son! Ajax picked up three huge points on Sunday in the Dutch top flight as they beat fierce rivals Feyenoord 2-1 in Amsterdam. The match had a mixture of beautiful and sinister images. On the dark side, Ajax fans display a dummy of Feyenoord goalie Kenneth Vermeer being hung. It was disgusting. On […]
Ajax were in action in a friendly this week when they took on AZ Alkmaar. The Amsterdam powerhouse lost the game 3–1, and the match was another disappointment for on loan Arsenal striker Yaya Sanogo. Sanogo was in the starting line up, however he got the hook at the break. During his half on the […]
Earlier in the week a rumour popped up in the Dutch press linking Amsterdam giants Ajax with a move for a Chelsea youngster. Dutch newspaper Telegraaf reported that Ajax have contacted Chelsea to sign 20-year-old attacking midfielder Bertrand Traore on loan this winter. The Burkina Faso international Traore spent last season at Vitesse, where he scored an impressive […]
The four-time European Cup winner Ajax Amsterdam failed to advance to the Europa League round of 32 after drawing, 1-1, to Molde of Norway.
Ajax scored a truly wonderful team goal during their 5-1 victory against Cambuur at the Amsterdam Arena on Saturday. The club has a rich history of fine attacking football and Frank de Boer’s side continued that tradition by scoring a tiki-taka team golazo, with Amin Younes finishing off a superb 19-pass move. Show More Summary
Watching this video, you are once again reminded of how many brilliant players appeared for Amsterdam giants Ajax. After hitting the 100,000 subscriber mark on YouTube, Ajax have released a special video showcasing the top 10 all-time overhead kicks scored for the club. Show More Summary
The Europa League appears to be a hotbed for Ultra violence, perhaps as Ultras feel they can stay off the radar compared to on Champions League nights. Whatever the reason, there were more unsavoury scenes tonight, as Fenerbahce Ultras...Show More Summary
Ajax striker Arek Milik scored a brilliant Ronaldo-esque free-kick during his sides 6-0 thrashing of Roda JC in the Eredivisie on Saturday. The 21-year-old scored the 5th goal of the night at the Amsterdam Arena, and his strike has certainly drawn a lot of comparisons with Real Madrid icon Cristiano Ronaldo. Show More Summary
20-year-old Anwar El Ghazi has been in superb form for Ducth giants Ajax Amsterdam during the early part of the 15/16 campaign and today netted his 7th Eredivisie goal in as many games. The supremely talented star broke the deadlock in today’s encounter away at Excelsior with a sublime solo goal. Show More Summary
Ronny Deila says Celtic will "fight hard" to gain points in Thursday's Europa League encounter in Amsterdam.
Anwar El Ghazi scored a brace for the third time this season as table-topping Ajax maintained the only 100 per cent record in the Eredivisie by defeating ADO Den Haag 4-0. Forward El Ghazi bagged a double in each of the Amsterdam club’s first two fixtures and he took his […]