Ajax bounced back from defeat at Wednesday with an impressive 7-1 hammering of Excelsior at the Johan Cruijff ArenA in the Eredivisie. The visitors held out for 15 minutes before Jorge Sánchez gave Ajax the lead. Goals from Brian Brobbey (2), Steven Berghuis, Dusan Tadic and Steven Bergwijn extended the lead before Mohammed Kudus completed the scoring for Ajax deep in the second half.
Ajax took the lead in the Eredivisie on Sunday night. With 7-1 the Ajax players were too strong for Excelsior. The goals came from Brian Brobbey (2), Jorge Sánchez, Steven Berghuis, Dusan Tadic, Steven Bergwijn and Mohammed Kudus.