How did ten-man Ajax beat PSV and stay in the title race?

Ajax and PSV Eindhoven have been battling each other for the Eredivisie top spot throughout the season, so this game was one of great...
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Ajax succumb to AZ pressure as their title hopes slip away

With the title race in full motion, Ajax travelled to Alkmaar to face fourth-placed AZ. Ten Hag’s men hoped to go into the international break only...

Tactical Analysis: Ajax overcome stubborn Zwolle without stars

After the Dutch FA gave Ajax the weekend off prior to their miraculous Champions League comeback, the Dutch side had a game to catch...
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Ajax produce a 4-0 demolition of relegation battlers Fortuna Sittard

Ajax, back from dethroning Champions League giants Real Madrid, hosted Fortuna Sittard at the Johan Cruyff Arena. The game comes at a bad time...

How Donny van de Beek laid the platform for Ajax to end Real Madrid’s...

Ajax Amsterdam were in need of a win by at least two goals against current champions Real Madrid to make it into the Champions...

Ajax power past Feyenoord into the KNVB Beker Final

This year’s first semi-final of the KNVB Beker came between the teams who are currently second and third in the Eredivisie. The current holders...

Ajax produce five-goal demolition of relegation favourites NAC Breda

Ajax hosted NAC Breda in the Johan Cruyff Arena on their return to Eredivisie action. After their unfortunate Champions League loss to Real Madrid midweek Ten Hag’s...
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How did Ajax dominate Real Madrid?

Make no mistake about it, Real Madrid are football royalty. They have been crowned European Champions for the last three seasons and even now,...

David Neres: Why Ajax’s Brazilian shouldn’t be overlooked

In Total Football Analysis’ February magazine edition, I took the time to analyse some of the Eredivisie’s important transfer trends. While youth academy optimisation...

How did Heracles stun Ajax?

On 9 February 2019, Ajax travelled east across the country to Almelo to play Heracles F.C. On paper, it looked like an easy match...