Ajax aims Rijkaard in vain for role as supervisory board member

Ajax aims Rijkaard in vain for role as supervisory board member

Ajax Frank Rijkaard in vain polled for a role as a member of the supervisory board (sb).

According to The Telegraph saw the Amsterdam club in Rijkaard as the ideal successor to Theo van Duivenbode, who last week out of dissatisfaction with the technical and business policies are function immediately struck.

Chairman Leo van Wijk gave the right to know that Ajax as soon as possible a new candidate hopes to wear, but the recordkampioen of the Netherlands by thanking Rich so backlog in that quest.

Van Wijk was initially planning to because of his age 70, in november, his duties to lay down, but he would now have an additional vacancy has occurred are willing to continue to participate in the supervisory board.


In addition to District also Severity Ligthart, Leen Meijaard and Peter Mensing still part of the supervisory board, which oversees the management of Ajax.

The 54-year-old Rijkaard played in two periods 336 official matches for Ajax, that he is five times the national championship-conquered, once the Champions League and the Europe Cup II.

The last job of the 74-fold Orange-international in football was as coach of Saudi Arabia, where he was in 2013 was dismissed.

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