Several Ajax players represented their countries in friendly matches on April 30. Jari Litmanen scored for Finland, Zlatan Ibrahimovic did the same for Sweden. Bogdan Lobont and Cristian Chivu helped Romania defeat Lithuania.
Jari Litmanen opened the score for Finland against Iceland on Wednesday (3-0). Litmanen converted a penalty. He was replaced in the 68th minute.
Sweden lost at home to Croatia: 1-2. Ajax striker Ibrahimovic scored Sweden's only goal.
Romania defeated Lithuania 1-0 through a goal by Bratu. Goalkeeper Bogdan Lobont (Ajax) only played in the first half. Teammate Cristian Chivu was on the pitch for the full 90 minutes.
Nourdin Boukhari returned in the national strip of Morrocco. The North-African side lost to Ivory Coast with 1-0 in Rabat. Hatem Trabelsi won with Tunisia with 1-0 against Senegal.
Mido, hired out to Spanish side Celta de Vigo, saw action with his country Egypt in Paris. The Egyptians were defeated 5-0 by France. Nikos Machlas, on loan with Sevilla, drew 2-2 with Slovakia playing for his country Greece.