Former Ghana, Ajax Amsterdam and Vitesse Arnhem midfielder Yakubu Abubakar dies at the age of 36.
Former Ajax captain Siem de Jong is heading back to Amsterdam
Amsterdam (AFP) – Stricken Ajax midfielder Abdelhak Nouri, who suffered serious, lasting brain damage after collapsing during a friendly, has been transferred out of intensive care, and can breathe on his own, the club said Tuesday.Show More Summary
The Hague (AFP) – Stricken Ajax midfielder Abdelhak Nouri who suffered serious brain damage after collapsing last weekend has been transferred from Austria to an Amsterdam hospital, his club said Friday. “We can confirm he is in Amsterdam. Show More Summary
The Hague (AFP) – Top Amsterdam club Ajax on Saturday said it will appoint the relatively inexperienced as new head coach following the departure of Peter Bosz for Borussia Dortmund after a single season. “He (Keizer) will shortly sign a contract starting 1 July 2017 with a span of two years,” Ajax said in a statement. Show More Summary
Ajax has appointed Marcel Keizer as its new head coach to replace Peter Bosz, who left the Amsterdam club after one season to join Borussia Dortmund
The Hague (AFP) – Top Amsterdam club Ajax are set to name the relatively inexperienced Marcel Keizer as new coach following the departure of Peter Bosz for Borussia Dortmund after a single season, Dutch media reports said Tuesday. “Ajax...Show More Summary
There was a brief diversion from the shock and grief of the Manchester terrorist attack when Manchester United, one of the world’s most popular soccer teams, played a game Wednesday night. As United faced Ajax Amsterdam in the UEFA Europa Final in Sweden, fans’ signs and players showed solidarity in the wake of the blast […]
A guttural roar of “Manchester, Manchester” thundered around the Friends Arena at the full-time whistle. Purely in soccer terms, Manchester United’s 2-0 win over Amsterdam’s Ajax in the Europa League final on Wednesday in Stockholm was a triumph of huge significance for England’s biggest club....
The Hague (AFP) – Police were on high alert in Amsterdam Wednesday after the Manchester attack, as more than 120,000 people streamed to the Dutch capital to watch Ajax take on Manchester United in the Europa League final. The match was being shown live from the Stockholm Friends Arena on a giant screen set up in Amsterdam’s famous Museum Square. Show More Summary
Amsterdam is full! Dutch police have taken the unprecedented step of urging Ajax fans to avoid Amsterdam this evening ahead of the Europa League final against Manchester United. There is a huge amount of interest in Holland, as there is around the rest of the globe in a game that will decide Manchester United’s season. […]
The Hague (AFP) – Police in Amsterdam are on high alert after the Manchester attack with large crowds set to gather outdoors to watch Wednesday’s Europa League final between Ajax and Manchester United. The match will be screened live...Show More Summary
Amsterdam (AFP) – Teenage striker Kasper Dolberg has drawn comparisons with Zlatan Ibrahimovic and there are shades of the celebrated 1990s vintage in his youthful Ajax side that faces Manchester United in Wednesday’s Europa League final. Show More Summary
Amsterdam (AFP) – On-loan Chelsea forward Bertrand Traore scored twice and grabbed an assist as Ajax trounced Lyon 4-1 in the first leg of Wednesday’s Europa League semi-final. The Burkina Faso international nodded Ajax ahead after 25...Show More Summary
Ajax take control of their Europa League semi-final as they prove too strong for Lyon at the Amsterdam Arena.
The Europa League semifinals kick off on Wednesday. The first Europa League semifinal gets underway in Amsterdam on Wednesday, as Ajax play host to Olympique Lyonnais. It’s a tie which really is too close to call, and both sides will feel they have what it takes to go on to lift the trophy in Stockholm later this month. Show More Summary
Amsterdam (AFP) – More than twenty years after the football world witnessed the schoolboy Patrick Kluivert lead Ajax to Champions League glory his son Justin is bidding to help the Dutch giants into the Europa League final. Justin Kluivert,...Show More Summary
Ajax's Amsterdam Arena will be renamed the Johan Cruyff Arena in tribute to the Dutch legend, who died in 2016.
Ajax 2 – Sparta Rotterdam 0 Ajax kept up the pressure on Dutch league leaders Sparta Rotterdam on Sunday with a 2-0 win over Sparta Rotterdam at the Amsterdam ArenA. Chelsea loanee Bertrand Traore grabbed the opener. And, Kasper Dolberg, the young Danish striker made it 2-0. A routine win in memory of Ajax legend Piet […]
Ajax winger Piet Keizer, part of the front line that took the Amsterdam team to the summit of world club football in the early 1970s, has died at age 73