AFC Ajax wins their 35th Dutch League title after defeating FC Emmen
Ajax won their 35th Dutch League title (Eredivisie) after defeating FC Emmen 4-0. They gathered incredible 79 points in 31 games.
Jurrien Timber, Sebastien Haller, Devyne Rensch and Davy Klaassen were the goal scorers in the match. Timber scored the opening goal in 10th minute.
Ajax is now qualified for 2021/22 UEFA Champions League season. They are looking completely different since 2019.
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Everyone knows how Ajax defeated 13 times champions Real Madrid in 2019. Let us tell you that Cristiano Ronaldo left the club in 2018 to join Juventus.
#XXXVoorJullie ♥️ pic.twitter.com/aabcq4JxAP— AFC Ajax (@AFCAjax) May 2, 2021
Ten Hag, 51, who has been in charge at Ajax since December 2017, renewed his contract on 30th April, 2021. He won the league cup just after two days of his contract renewal.
Ajax have extended Ten’s contract until June 2023, the club confirmed on Friday. British media reported he was on Tottenham Hotspur shortlist of potential replacements for Jose Mourinho.
“I am very happy in Amsterdam,” Ten Hag said.
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“The objective for the next few seasons will be to compete with the best European clubs.”
“We want to work on a successful and attractive Ajax,” he completed.
“But I think it is very important for Erik that he sees what is possible with the team and that there is still room for growth,” former Arsenal winger Overmars said.