Ajax

There are more important things than football, Edwin van der Sar

Sat, 25 Apr 2020 - 10:55 GMT

Ajax’s CEO Edwin van der Sar spoke about his thoughts following the Dutch FA’s decision to declare this year’s season as null and void.

Ajax end contract of brain-damaged former wonderkid Nouri

Wed, 01 Apr 2020 - 06:44 GMT

Ajax have terminated the contract of former wonderkid Abdelhak Nouri, severely brain damaged and in a coma since collapsing three seasons ago, the Amsterdam club confirmed Tuesday.

Abdelhak Nouri awakes from coma

Fri, 27 Mar 2020 - 12:23 GMT

The youngster collapsed in July 2017 during a friendly game between Ajax and German's Werder Bremen and sustained severe and permanent brain damage.

Ajax trio told to stay away from club over virus fears

Fri, 06 Mar 2020 - 08:58 GMT

Kahlenberg was celebrating Poulsen's 40th birthday in the Netherlands last Sunday.

Chelsea close in on Hakim Ziyech signing

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 - 11:44 GMT

According to Dutch Newspaper De Telegraaf, Ajax and Chelsea reached a verbal agreement over the transfer of the Dutch-born Moroccan winger Ziyech.

Spurs into final on second night of Champions League drama

Fri, 10 May 2019 - 09:55 GMT

Tottenham have a shot at becoming champions of Europe for the first time in their history.

Chelsea, Arsenal seal pair of all-English finals in Europe

Fri, 10 May 2019 - 09:28 GMT

Four clubs from the same country will feature in the finals of Europe’s two club competitions for the first time.

Giant-slayers Ajax can go all the way: Dutch press

Thu, 02 May 2019 - 12:50 GMT

Ajax's fairy-tail season continues with a Champions League final now "within reach", Dutch media gushed on Wednesday.

Brain injury charity wants temporary substitutes after Vertonghen clash

Wed, 01 May 2019 - 12:30 GMT

Soccer authorities should introduce temporary substitutions, a brain injury charity said after defender Jan Vertonghen tried to play on following a head clash.

Pochettino's dream turns sour as Spurs misfire against Ajax

Wed, 01 May 2019 - 12:26 GMT

With forwards Harry Kane and Son Heung-min unavailable through injury and suspension respectively, Spurs were blunt in attack.

I am living my dream, Pochettino

Tue, 30 Apr 2019 - 01:00 GMT

Tottenham Argentinean manager, Mauricio Pochettino, revealed on Tuesday that he is living his dream of leading his team at UEFA Champions League semi-finals.

Juventus back to the drawing board after painful lesson

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 - 05:40 GMT

(Reuters) - Juventus have been sent back to the drawing board after their Champions League ambitions were shattered by an Ajax Amsterdam side.

Ajax stun Ronaldo’s Juventus to reach Champions League semis

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 - 10:16 GMT

Ajax stunned Juventus to reach the Champions League semifinals for the first time since 1997.

'Everything's gonna be alright' - dream still alive for Ajax against Juve

Fri, 12 Apr 2019 - 02:55 GMT

There are still 90 minutes to come in Turin against the experience of Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus, but Ajax head to Italy with hope intact after Wednesday's 1-1 draw in their Champions League quarter-final first leg.

Ronaldo scores as Juventus held to a draw at Ajax

Thu, 11 Apr 2019 - 10:47 GMT

Cristiano Ronaldo produced yet another quality goal to add to his collection and help Juventus to a 1-1 draw at Ajax Amsterdam in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final tie on Wednesday.

Madrid set for huge changes after seismic defeat to Ajax, with Mourinho waiting in wings

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 - 08:00 GMT

Revolution is in the air at Real Madrid after their Champions League empire was razed to the ground with an astounding 4-1 loss at home to Ajax Amsterdam, with a huge clear out of players expected as well as a change of manager.

Ajax's European adventure far from over, says skipper De Ligt

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 - 06:00 GMT

Ajax Amsterdam captain Matthijs de Ligt is confident his side can go on to cause more Champions League mayhem after booking a surprise quarter-final place with a stunning upset victory over defending champions Real Madrid.

Vinicius shin injury heaps more pain on Madrid

Thu, 07 Mar 2019 - 12:00 GMT

Still reeling from their painful Champions League elimination by Ajax Amsterdam, Real Madrid said on Wednesday that Brazilian forward Vinicius Jr had suffered ligament damage in his right shin, potentially ruling him out for eight weeks.

It's a historic victory, Ten Hag

Wed, 06 Mar 2019 - 01:47 GMT

Ajax reached UEFA Champions League quarter finals for the first time since 2003.

De Jong dreams of knocking out Real Madrid

Tue, 05 Mar 2019 - 12:09 GMT

The Dutch team hopes to shock Real Madrid in front of their fans when they meet on Tuesday night at the UEFA Champions League round of 16 second leg.

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