Ajax has started the Eredivisie season with an emphatic win. The opening 45 minutes of football against NEC Nijmegen were a demonstration of power, with all five goals came in the first half.
Ajax won 5-0 against NEC on Saturday evening, getting the Eredivisie season of to an excellent start. All of the goals came in the first half.
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Former Ajacied Lasse Schöne was honored prior to Ajax – NEC on Saturday. The Danish midfielder stole the hearts of many Ajax fans during his seven seasons in Amsterdam. After the 5-0 victory, Schöne expressed his thanks for the kind farewell, "It has been two years since I left. I really appreciate the fact that I could still say goodbye."
Maarten Stekelenburg has decided to retire from the Dutch national team. The goalkeeper wants to be able to fully focus on Ajax this season.