Man Utd's Van de Beek honours ex-Ajax teammate Nouri with shirt number
Manchester United's new signing Donny van de Beek has revealed he will wear shirt number 34 in honour of former Ajax team-mate Abdelhak Nouri, who suffered brain damage after an on-pitch heart attack.
Ajax end contract of brain-damaged former wonderkid Nouri
Ajax have terminated the contract of former wonderkid Abdelhak Nouri, severely brain-damaged and in a coma since collapsing three seasons ago, the Dutch daily De Telegraaf said Tuesday.
Three things on new Chelsea signing Hakim Ziyech
Moroccan international Hakim Ziyech became Chelsea manager Frank Lampard's first signing on Thursday when he joined the Londoners on a 40 million-euro ($43.4 million) deal from Dutch side Ajax.
Ajax's Ziyech to join Chelsea in 40m-euro deal
Hakim Ziyech will join Chelsea from Dutch champions Ajax this summer in a 40 million-euro ($43.4 million) deal, the two clubs confirmed Thursday.
Chelsea spirit delights Lampard in 'mad' 4-4 Ajax draw
Frank Lampard believes his Chelsea side are going places after summoning the spirit to fight back from 4-1 down to salvage a 4-4 draw against nine-man Ajax on what he described as a "mad" night at Stamford Bridge.
Lampard 'confident' his youngsters can pass Ajax test
Frank Lampard said on Tuesday that he was "aware" of the threat from a formidable Ajax team but had "confidence" in his young Chelsea team ahead of Wednesday's key Champions League clash.
Eight Lille fans in custody after Ajax unrest
Amsterdam police were holding eight Lille fans on Wednesday, a day after arresting more than 300 supporters of the French club ahead of its Champions League game against Ajax.
Amid talk of revamp, Europe's giants begin Champions League assault
While the battle for the Champions League of the future is fought behind the scenes, this week the continent's biggest clubs begin their latest quest for European glory with holders Liverpool dreaming of reaching another final in Istanbul.
Ajax dealt tricky Champions League playoff after last season's heartache
Last season's Champions League semi-finalists Ajax will take on either Qarabag or Apoel Nicosia in this year's playoff for the group stage if they find a way past PAOK Thessaloniki in the third qualifying round of the showcase European club competition.