Ajax News

UEFA bans Ajax fans for Champions League trip to Chelsea

UEFA fined Ajax 50,000 euros ($55,615) due to the behaviour of their fans during a 3-0 win at Valencia earlier this month and an additional 18,000 euros for "improper conduct of the team".

Ajax’s emphatic win against Lille does not win many plaudits

Erik ten Hag said Ajax’s performance in the 3-0 win over Lille in the Champions League could have been better had they stuck to pre-arranged instructions.


Ajax, Bruges, Slavia make Champions League group stage

After dominating the first half against the dogged Cypriot side, Mexican midfielder Alvarez put Ajax ahead just before the break, heading home Hakim Ziyech's superb free kick.

Ajax face must-win game to return to UEFA Champions League

The Dutch champions must beat APOEL Nicosia in Amsterdam on Wednesday to reach the group stages of UEFA Champions League.

10-man Ajax struggles to draw in Champions League qualifying

Ajax started strongly but APOEL came close to winning the game in the last half hour, with Andrija Pavlovic heading against the bar and Ajax goalkeeper Andre Onana forced to make excellent saves.

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.