The international Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has made a ruling appeal in the case of Andre Onana versus the UEFA. The goalkeeper was previously suspended for twelve months by the European football association because of a violation of the doping rules. The CAS has now determined in appeal that the suspension will be reduced to nine months.
Many fans will have fond memories of board members Edwin van der Sar and Marc Overmars always 'in the red' as players on the training pitch, or of the red training strip future captains such as Jan Vertonghen and Luis Suárez wore when they came out for training. Although the training strip has often changed colour in recent seasons, Erik ten Hag's team will be going back to the traditional Ajax red for the 2021/2022 season.
Andre Onana had the chance to tell his story to three arbitrators of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) during a four-hour online hearing on Wednesday morning. The goalkeeper was assisted by his lawyers and by Ajax.
Amourricho van Axel Dongen has been chosen as the top talent from Ajax's youth academy for the 2020/2021 season. He succeeds previous winner, Devyne Rensch. Van Axel Dongen received the Abdelhak Nouri Trophy on Tuesday afternoon.
Jurriën Timber has been selected in the squad of the Dutch national team, for the European Championship. Maarten Stekelenburg, Daley Blind, Ryan Gravenberch and Davy Klaassen have also been chosen.
All of Dusan Tadic's goals and assists this season can be found here in one video. From his stunning strike against FC Utrecht in the Dutch Cup to the penalty kick against PSV.
On this important day in Argentine history, we highlight the season that our Argentine duo has had by looking at their statistics. It was a season in which Nico Tagliafico and Lisandro Martínez won the KNVB Cup with Ajax in addition to claiming the Eredivisie title for the 35th time in the club’s history.
Referee Serdar Gözübüyük’s final whistle at the end of the away game at Vitesse brought Ajax's season to a close. A football season that will be remembered for the silent stadiums, but also a year when the team from Amsterdam triumphed in the Netherlands. That triumph is plain to see if we look at the stats for this year.
Antony and David Neres' friendship are one of the closest as the players go really well along with each other. "Our bond is real. We are always together."
Erik ten Hag won no less than five prizes as a trainer of Ajax in 3.5 years. Never before has he seen them all together, until now. At the end of the season, the trainer makes a tour of his two KNVB cups, two national titles and Johan Cruijff Shield.
Dusan Tadic has been elected as the Player of the Year. The Ajax captain succeeds Hakim Ziyech, who had received the Rinus Michels Award for the past three seasons. Tadic was handed the trophy in the Johan Cruijff ArenA by Fabian Nagtzaam, Director and Chairman of the supporters’ association.
Ajax staff have chosen Ryan Gravenberch as Talent of the Year. The midfielder - who turned nineteen yesterday – was presented with the Marco van Basten Award as a result of his selection.