With ten more Eredivisie matches to go, the tension at the top of the competition is huge. Ajax is three points behind leader Feyenoord, and know that the next opponent they will face is the latter, in the Johan Cruyff ArenA.
At sports complex De Toekomst, John Heitinga’s team concluded its last training ahead of the match in Heerenveen. With a warming up, pass and kick exercises, and multiple mini-games, the finishing touches were given.
Our photographer was there and took some magnificent shots.
Florian Grillitsch his season has been rather unfortunate so far. The Austrian joined Ajax free agent this summer, but has not managed to flourish into a reglar player yet. This is a new situation for the Ajax player. "It’s not easy, but thanks to my experience I can deal with it."