[1910] Of Ajax 2 – 1 Fiorentina

Ajax, we, are through to the final 32, being the only Dutch representative in the UEFA Cup after both Twente and NEC lost to Marseille and Hamburg respectively. The Marseille game was close, being settled through tightly contested penalty shootout after regulation time. NEC meanwhile never stood a chance. Happy, happy, happy! And seven minutes […]

[1905] Of Ajax 1 – 0 Fiorentina

It’s a beautiful day. It was in Italy too! What a goal! Another Dutch team, Twente also won with the same scoreline in France against Marseille.

[1396] Of a mixed day

First, out of European competition: LONDON, Oct 4 (Reuters) – Former European champions Ajax Amsterdam made a shock exit from the UEFA Cup on Thursday after a 3-2 home defeat by Dinamo Zagreb gave the Croatians a 3-3 draw on aggregate and victory on the away goals rule. [Ajax dumped out by Zagreb, Bayern through. […]

I am relieved. With Ajax’s recent run, I had expected the worst but there is still hope: LONDON, Sept 20 (Reuters) – Former European champions Bayern Munich and Ajax Amsterdam started their UEFA Cup campaigns with 1-0 wins in Thursday’s first-round matches. […] Ajax also look in better shape than Bayern after winning at Dynamo […]