Ajax easily defeated Excelsior in the Amsterdam ArenA (4-0). Klaas Jan Huntelaar scored twice, Urby Emanuelson and Leonardo once each. Sammy Kuffour made his debut in Ajax 1. See the match photos here.
Leonardo screams with joy after scoring Ajax's fourth goal.
Siem de Jong played a great match as Kenneth Perez's replacement. His assist for the first goal of Klaas Jan Huntelaar was a thing of beauty.
Edgar Davids injected energy in Ajax's midfield.
Kennedy played on the right wing in the first half. After halftime he was replaced by Leonardo.
Jan Vertonghen zigzags through Excelsior's defence. Unfortunately his solo was not capped off with a goal.
Thomas Vermaelen was solid in Ajax's last line.
Klaas Jan Huntelaar makes it 1-0 from a cross by Siem de Jong.
Ten minutes after halftime Urby Emanuelson scores to make it 3-0.
Gabri was everywhere on the pitch.
Header by Samuel Kuffour. The Ghanese defender made his official debut in Ajax 1.