Ajax News

Ajax coach does not fear break up of young team

Ajax have already sold midfielder Frenkie de Jong, 22, to Barcelona in a deal worth 86 million euros ($96 million) with his 19-year-old teammate Matthijs de Ligt expected to follow him out of the club for another big fee.

Tottenham vs Ajax: Jan Vertonghen briefly plays on after clash of heads

The team doctor is required to perform assessments for concussion symptoms, including asking questions to check the player's awareness. Mauricio Pochettino did not say if Jan Vertonghen was concussed.


Champions League: Donny Van de Beek gives Ajax edge over Tottenham in semi-final

Youthful Ajax side, featuring several players polished in the Dutch club's famed academy, were too energetic for a laboured Spurs team who hardly got a kick early on in their first European Cup semi-final for 57 years.

Ajax boss Erik Ten Hag reminds Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino about what's unfair

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino had said Ajax have an unfair advantage because the whole of the Dutch league programme was postponed to help Erik Ten Hag's side prepare.

Unfair for Ajax to get rest while Tottenham play on weekend, Mauricio Pochettino

Ajax were to play De Graafschap two days before the first leg in London, leading the Dutch football association to reschedule all of this weekend's top flight games so league leaders Ajax had enough rest.

Donny Van de Beek goal stirs memories of stricken former team mate for Ajax

The time of Tuesday's equaliser for Ajax in the second leg of their quarter-final tie was the same as the number Abdelhak Nouri wore on his Ajax shirt in his 15 appearances in his debut 2016-17 season.


Juventus shares plunge over 20% after UEFA Champions League exit

Juventus' share value dropped on the Milan stock exchange following their stunning exit at the hands of Ajax in the second leg of the UEFA Champions League.

Champions League quarter-finals: Cristiano Ronaldo scores again as Juventus held to a draw at Ajax

The 1-1 draw leaves Juventus in a strong position to advance to the semi-finals in next week's return leg in Turin. However, they will be mindful of Ajax's 4-1 away win over Real Madrid in the last round

Champions League: Real Madrid's European reign ends with shock loss to Ajax

Ajax stunned Real Madrid 4-1 at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, eliminating the three-time defending champion in the round of 16 of the Champions League.

UEFA Champions League: Ajax hope to capitalise on Sergio Ramos' absence

Nacho Fernandez will likely take Sergio Ramos's place in the Madrid lineup alongside Raphael Varane at the heart of defence.