Ajax fire manager Alfred Schreuder
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Ajax fire manager Alfred Schreuder

Ajax have dismissed manager Alfred Schreuder after a string of poor performances by the club. The 50-year-old coach previously held similar roles with Club Brugge, Hoffenheim, and FC Twente. Club CEO Edwin van der Sar issued a statement on the change. "This is a painful decision, but it’s necessary," van der Sar stated. "Regardless of […]

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Ajax fire manager Alfred Schreuder

Ajax have dismissed manager Alfred Schreuder after a string of poor performances by the club. The 50-year-old coach previously held similar roles with Club Brugge, Hoffenheim, and FC Twente. Club CEO Edwin van der Sar issued a statement on the change. "This is a painful decision, but it’s necessary," van der Sar stated. "Regardless of […]

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/ 77 days ago

Mohammed Kudus should lead the Ghana front line in Qatar

Ghana heads into the 2022 World Cup without their nation’s leading goal scorer for the first time, but Mohammed Kudus of Ajax can be the solution. The Former Focal Point In their previous three appearances, Asamoah “Baby Jet” Gyan led the team in goals every time. He is the first male soccer player to score […]

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/ 81 days ago

At least 10 Premier League team scouts watch PSV beat Ajax

Reports are claiming that a minimum of 10 Premier League clubs sent scouts to watch PSV play Ajax on Sunday. 90min claims that Arsenal, Chelsea, and Manchester United all had representatives in Amsterdam for the match. These big teams were also joined by scouts from Everton, Leeds, Leicester, Newcastle, Nottingham Forest, West Ham, and Wolves. […]

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/ 232 days ago

Bayern poised to sign next Ajax star in Gravenberch

Berlin (AFP) – Bayern Munich are set to sign a second player from Ajax this summer with Netherlands midfielder Ryan Gravenberch reportedly poised to sign a five-year deal. He is expected to be Bayern's second recent signing from the Dutch champions after Morocco right-back Noussair Mazraoui, 24, joined last month on a free transfer. "Bayern […]
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/ 262 days ago

Alfred Schreuder appointed Ajax head coach

The Hague (AFP) – Club Brugge manager Alfred Schreuder was appointed head coach of Dutch giants Ajax on Thursday, replacing the massively successful Erik ten Hag, who is leaving for Manchester United. "Ajax, Club Brugge and Alfred Schreuder have reached an agreement about a transfer to Ajax," the club said in a statement. Schreuder, 49, […]
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/ 262 days ago

Ten Hag's Ajax seal 36th Dutch title

Amsterdam (AFP) – Ajax secured a second straight Dutch Eredivisie title on Wednesday with a 5-0 thrashing of Heerenveen at the Amsterdam Arena. The club's 36th league crown is the third in charge for outgoing coach Erik ten Hag, who will end his five-year stint at the helm at the end of the season to […]
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/ 286 days ago

Man Utd target Erik ten Hag suffers Dutch Cup final defeat with Ajax

Paris (AFP) – Erik ten Hag, the man widely tipped to become the next Manchester United manager, suffered defeat on Sunday when his Ajax team lost 2-1 to PSV Eindhoven in the Dutch Cup final. Ajax opened the scoring through Ryan Gravenberch in the 23rd minute before Dusan Tadic saw a goal ruled out just […]
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/ 319 days ago

Benfica stun Ajax with Nunez goal to reach Champions League quarter-finals

Amsterdam (AFP) – Darwin Nunez headed home in the 77th minute as Benfica stunned Ajax to reach the Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday, winning the second leg of their last-16 tie 1-0 in Amsterdam to advance 3-2 on aggregate. The Portuguese side had not managed a single attempt on target until Uruguayan striker Nunez beat […]
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/ 339 days ago

Prolific Haller scores at both ends as Ajax draw with Benfica

Lisbon (AFP) – Sebastien Haller kept up his remarkable scoring record in this season's Champions League, finding the target at the right end shortly after putting through his own net as Ajax drew 2-2 with Benfica in their last 16, first leg on Wednesday. Haller's 26th-minute own goal cancelled out Dusan Tadic's opener for the […]
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/ 340 days ago

Ajax and Benfica coaches spar over who is the favourite

Lisbon (AFP) – Benfica interim coach Nelson Verissimo said on Tuesday that Ajax are "one of the best teams in Europe",  but the Dutch side's manager Erik ten Hag responded that "favourite does not matter" ahead of the two sides' Champions League last-16 first leg. The Portuguese giants welcome the Dutch champions to the Estadio […]
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/ 341 days ago

Ajax star Haller out to extend Champions League scoring streak

Amsterdam (AFP) – Sebastien Haller will be bidding to continue his remarkable scoring record in this season's Champions League when his Ajax side face Benfica in the first leg of their last-16 tie on Wednesday. Ajax take on Benfica at the Estadio da Luz as they return to Lisbon, where Haller scored four times on […]
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