On Tuesday evening, after the pre-match press conference, Ajax trained at Vodafone Park in the run-up to Wednesday evening's match against Besiktas. In a rainy Istanbul, Erik ten Hag put the final touches on the preparation.
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Ajax is headed for for Turkey on Tuesday morning for their fifth game in the UEFA Champions League group stage. The Amsterdam side have won all their previous four games, which means that Champions League football has been secured for after the winter break. Erik ten Hag has brought 21 players for the game against Besiktas on Wednesday evening at 6.45 pm.
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