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Ajax denied victory by refereeing decisions says Ten Hag

11 November, 2019 8:27 am 8:27 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Ajax Amsterdam coach Erik Ten Hag said refereeing decisions cost them victory against Chelsea in a pulsating Champions League match which ended 4-4 after two visiting players were sent off in the game’s turning point in the second half. Ajax were 4-2 ahead with 20 minutes left in the Group H clash … Read More

Ajax held at APOEL, away wins for Bruges and Slavia

08 August, 2019 9:02 am 9:02 am

ZURICH (Reuters) – Last year’s semi-finalists Ajax Amsterdam clung on for a tense 0-0 draw in searing heat away to APOEL Nicosia in the first leg of their Champions League playoff tie on Tuesday. Slavia Prague won 1-0 at Romania’s Cluj thanks to a spectacular Lukas Masopust goal in another of the ties which will … Read More

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Hat-trick at Ajax buried memories of Barcelona nightmare for Moura

05 May, 2019 1:37 pm 1:37 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Tottenham Hotspur’s Lucas Moura will be playing the biggest match of his life this weekend but he has already buried the ghost of one past disappointment with his match-winning performance in the Champions League semi-finals. The Brazilian winger, who signed for the London club from Paris Saint Germain last year, scored a … Read More

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Reaction to Tottenham’s last-gasp win at Ajax

05 May, 2019 11:06 pm 11:06 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Reaction to Tottenham Hotspur’s last-gasp 3-2 Champions League semi-final win over Ajax Amsterdam that sent them through to the June 1 final against Liverpool on away goals. Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino: “The emotion is amazing, thank you to football. My players are heroes – in the last year I was telling everyone … Read More

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Moura hat-trick flattens Ajax to put Tottenham into Champions League final

05 May, 2019 10:00 am 10:00 am

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Lucas Moura conjured the second Champions League miracle in 24 hours with a last-gasp winner to complete his hat-trick and a 3-2 win to send Tottenham Hotspur past a shattered Ajax Amsterdam into the final on away goals on Wednesday. A day after Liverpool beat Barcelona 4-0 to overturn a 3-0 first-leg … Read More

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Madrid set for huge changes after seismic defeat to Ajax, with Mourinho wai...

03 March, 2019 8:54 pm 8:54 pm

MADRID (Reuters) – 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. Coach Santiago Solari may have a contract until 2021 … Read More

Ajax, Young Boys and AEK reach Champions League group stage

08 August, 2018 9:54 am 9:54 am

BELGRADE (Reuters) – Former European Cup winners Ajax Amsterdam eased into the Champions League group stage after a 0-0 draw at Dynamo Kiev in an eventful second leg of their playoff gave the Dutch side a 3-1 aggregate win over the Ukrainians on Tuesday. Ajax were joined by Young Boys, who stunned Dinamo Zagreb 2-1 … Read More