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  1. Stadium ban and police action for Ajax fan who lynched effigy of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Stadium ban and police action for Ajax fan who lynched effigy of Feyenoord keeper Kenneth Vermeer as 'unacceptable' crowd behaviour at De Klassieker is condemned The fan who hung a repulsive effigy of former Ajax keeper Kenneth Vermeer with a noose in the stands before Sunday's De Klassieker clash against Feyenoord has been banned from Amsterdam ArenA and faces possible criminal charges. The Royal Dutch Football Association's president Michael van Praag condemned the behaviour as 'completely unacceptable' after a dummy with Vermeer's name on it was seemingly lynched, with images and video of the incident widely shared on social media .

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  2. Ajax fans lynch effigy of Feyenoord goalkeeper Kenneth Vermeer during Eredivisie clashRead the original story

    Yesterday | Mirror.co.uk

    Supporters in the upper tier had prepared an effigy of Kenneth Vermeer, which they then hanged off of a balcony. The video, which first appeared on Twitter, shows fans hanging the mannequin, which is wearing a shirt with the name "Vermeer" on the back.

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  3. PSV stay clear of Ajax in two team raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Umupira

    PSV Eindhoven won 2-0 away at Utrecht on Sunday to stay a point ahead of Ajax Amsterdam as the Dutch league title race turned into a battle between the two. Colombian defender Santiago Arias and new arrival Marco van Ginkel scored in the opening 20 minutes to settle the result for PSV as they advanced to 53 points.

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  4. Ajax win Dutch classic against FeyenoordRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nerve News

    Ajax beat Feyenoord 2-1 here in the most classic match of Dutch football while league leaders PSV took revenge on FC Utrecht. From the start of the Dutch classic between the arch-rivals from Amsterdam and Rotterdam on Sunday, both teams fought for victory which led to an attractive encounter.

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  5. It's impossible to win every match - OlisehRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Vanguard

    Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh has responded to critics who have been calling for his sack following the dismal performance of the national team at the 2016 African Nations Championship. The former Juventus and Ajax Amsterdam midfielder has scored himself high, pointing out the Super Eagles have been beaten only twice since he took over from Stephen Keshi and went on a ten-game unbeaten run before losing to Guinea in Rwanda.

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  6. Eredivisie: Wins for PSV & AjaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sky Sports

    The pressure was on PSV after victory by Ajax earlier in the day temporarily took the Amsterdam side top, but Phillip Cocu's men responded well at the Stadion Galgenwaard. Goals from Santiago Arias and Deadline Day loan signing Marco van Ginkel inside the first 21 minutes proved enough for PSV to go back a point clear at the top.

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  7. Riechedly Bazoer: On target for AjaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sporting Life

    Pressure had been put on PSV after victory by Ajax earlier in the day temporarily took the Amsterdam side top, but Phillip Cocu's men responded well at the Stadion Galgenwaard. Goals from Santiago Arias and deadline day loan signing Marco van Ginkel inside the first 21 minutes proved enough for PSV to go back a point clear at the top.

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  8. PSV beats Utrecht to stay atop the Dutch EredivisieRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Washington Post

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  9. Manchester United join neighbors City in last 16 of Europa LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CNN

    Manchester United joined neighbors Manchester City in the last 16 of the Europa League but were given an almighty scare by Dutch visitors Ajax in their second leg tie Thursday. United led 2-0 from the first leg in Amsterdam last week and looked set to cruise through when Javier Hernandez put them ahead with a well-taken early goal.

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  10. Eredivisie: Ajax Fans Hang Effigy Of Feyenoord's Kenneth...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Who Ate All The Pies

    Sunday's 'De Klassieker' was quite an occasion, with Ajax beating their bitter rivals Feyenoord 2-1 at the Amsterdam ArenA to move just a point behind leaders PSV in the Eredivisie. Before the game, the intensity of the animosity between the two sets of fans was highlighted by the hanging from the stands of an effigy of ex-Ajax and current Feyenoord goalkeeper Kenneth Vermeer.

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  11. Were you watching Barcelona?! Bazoer stunner shows his Catalan dream could become a realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Goal.com

    The 19-year-old's stunning goal fired Ajax to a 2-1 win against Feyenoord on Sunday and, after snubbing Manchester City and Napoli, he has his sights set on a dream move to Spain Barcelona , Manchester City , Napoli, PSV and Ajax have all courted him. At the age of 19 and already a Netherlands international, Riechedly Bazoer , a player with great ambition and the talent to match, is in the early stages of what could become a wonderful career.

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  12. De Boer must learn from Feyenoord win if he is to succeed as a coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Goal.com

    After making 29 crosses in Sunday's 2-1 Eredivisie victory and connecting with just five, the coach must adopt a new attacking style if his team are to regain the title Having come under immense scrutiny and criticism over the last two years, Frank de Boer is under pressure and in a period which could well shape his career as a coach. Despite making history as the first trainer to win four consecutive Eredivisie titles with Ajax, his reputation has taken a battering of late as Phillip Cocu's PSV proved too much to make it five in a row, and the Eindhoven side are in better shape this year again.

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  13. Ajax 2-1 Feyenoord: Bazoer rocket settles De KlassiekerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Goal.com

    The midfielder did his reputation no harm as he blasted home from the edge of the area to seal an important three points for the Dutch capital side A superb strike from Riechedly Bazoer sealed a 2-1 win for Ajax in De Klassieker against Feyenoord, sending the Dutch capital side top of the Eredivisie - at least until PSV play later on Sunday. The game started in frenetic fashion, with the hosts dominating early on at the Ajax ArenA, but it was the visitors who broke the deadlock.

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  14. Tottenham and Christian Eriksen close in on three-year contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Mirror.co.uk

    The 23-year-old Denmark international has been at the hub of Tottenham 's resurgence in a season when they are battling on three fronts. Eriksen - signed from Ajax for 11million in 2013 - has two years left on his contract.

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  15. Hugh MacDonald: Transfer system limps on... like an injured Derk BoerrigterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Sunday Herald

    SPENT transfer deadline night huddled in a television studio. Well, at least until the security guard shooed me out, leavening the imperatives of harsh duty by handing me a pound coin for a cup tea.

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  16. Dutchman De Jong joins Los Angeles Galaxy: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Reuters

    Dutch midfielder Nigel De Jong has joined U.S. team Los Angeles Galaxy after mutually agreeing to end his contract with AC Milan, the Los Angeles Times reported. The tough-tackling 31-year-old, who started his career with Ajax Amsterdam and played for Hamburg SV and Manchester City, has represented the Netherlands 80 times.

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  17. PSV stay top as Ajax draw and Feyenoord lose againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Channelnewsasia.com

    AMSTERDAM: Ajax Amsterdam drew and Feyenoord lost for a fifth successive match to leave champions PSV Eindhoven top of the Dutch league by a point on Sunday. Second place Ajax had a chance to overhaul PSV and return to the summit but let slip a two-goal lead and were pegged back in stoppage time to draw 2-2 at Roda JC Kerkrade while Feyenoord were upset 2-0 at home by ADO Den Haag.

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  18. Flagging Feyenoord suffer fourth straight league defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... back in the second half before Van den Berg's close-range winner. Feyenoord stay 12 points adrift of leaders Ajax Amsterdam and 11 behind second-placed champions PSV Eindhoven. Heerenveen have moved up to 11th in the standings with the win. The ...

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  19. Ajax Amsterdam look to cut ties with CapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Iol.co.za

    The Dutch giants, who control 51 percent of the club, are believed to be in town to discuss the future of their relationship, and could sell their stake in the satellite Mother City club. Ajax director Marc Overmars and a delegation were due to meet with the local chiefs, the Efstathious, who own 49 percent, on Tuesday.

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  20. PSV win at Excelsior to close on Dutch leaders AjaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Luuk de Jong's early goal set PSV Eindhoven on their way to a 3-1 victory at Excelsior in the Dutch league on Wednesday that moved them to within one point of leaders Ajax Amsterdam. AMSTERDAM, Jan 27: Luuk de Jong's early goal set PSV Eindhoven on their way to a 3-1 victory at Excelsior in the Dutch league on Wednesday that moved them to within one point of leaders Ajax Amsterdam.

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