15 July 2009
Luis Suarez will be Ajax's captain for the upcoming period. That was announced to the squad by Martin Jol during the team meeting before the friendly match of Ajax against Bristol City FC. The forward fom Uruguay wore the captain's band on a number of occasions last year.,,Luis is one of my most important players'', Jol said about his decision. ,,Last season he showed how important he was to the group and to the team. I can tell that he is very involved. That's why I am very happy that Suarez commits himself to Ajax again for this season. Luis has made a good impression on me in the past few weeks. Both on and off the pitch.''