Match photos Ajax - Roda JC (1-0)

Match photos Ajax - Roda JC (1-0)

Ajax had plenty of chances in their first home match. But only a great header by Thomas Vermaelen ended up in the back of the net. See the match photos here.

Miralem Sulejmani  began on the number 10 position. In the last stages of the match he played up front with Suarez.
Miralem Sulejmani began on the number 10 position. In the last stages of the match he played up front with Suarez.
Bruno Silva and Luis Suarez did not start. Due to matches with their national team and subsequent travel problems, they had not been able to train with the team since the match against Willem II.
Bruno Silva and Luis Suarez did not start. Due to matches with their national team and subsequent travel problems, they had not been able to train with the team since the match against Willem II.
Leonardo was in the starting lineup instead of Luis Suarez.
Leonardo was in the starting lineup instead of Luis Suarez.
Gregory van der Wiel replaced Bruno Silva in defence.
Gregory van der Wiel replaced Bruno Silva in defence.
Klaas Jan Huntelaar did not have his luckiest day. The captain was taken off ten minutes before the end.
Klaas Jan Huntelaar did not have his luckiest day. The captain was taken off ten minutes before the end.
Oleguer made his home debut and had a relatively easy afternoon, as Roda JC were hardly dangerous.
Oleguer made his home debut and had a relatively easy afternoon, as Roda JC were hardly dangerous.
Jan Vertonghen played in midfield. The Belgian was especially valuable in the second half.
Jan Vertonghen played in midfield. The Belgian was especially valuable in the second half.
Luis Suarez came on and provided an offensive spark, with a ball on the crossbar as the most notable effort.
Luis Suarez came on and provided an offensive spark, with a ball on the crossbar as the most notable effort.
Jeffrey Sarpong was in the lineup as a left winger.
Jeffrey Sarpong was in the lineup as a left winger.
Ajax celebrate. The first three points of the season are won.
Ajax celebrate. The first three points of the season are won.