Ajax will soon be in conversation with Erik ten Hag on the renewal of his contract. The leader in the Eredivisie hopes the coach, who still have until mid-2020 is established in Amsterdam, more for the club to maintain.
“Erik is until now very successful, and a contract extension seems to me to be good for the club Ajax,” says director of football cases Marc Overmars Thursday in The Telegraph.
At Hag’s working on his second season at Ajax, where he is in december 2017, was appointed as the successor of the then dismissed Marcel Emperor. After a mixed first half of the year, the 49-year-old Tukker in his first full season well with Ajax.
The Amsterdammers are heading into the Premier league and, above all, a very successful European season. Ajax, that last summer instroomde in the second round of the Champions League, reached Tuesday at the expense of Juventus for the first time since 1997, the semi-finals of the miljoenenbal.
This is Ajax for the first time since the season 2013/2014 in the final of the TOTO KNVB Cup. The 33-times national champions, take on Sunday, may 5, in the final against Willem II and the cup for the first time since 2010 to win.
Summary Juventus-Ajax (1-2)
Ajax with PSV engaged in sene
Although Overmars the contract of At Hag like extended will be, the board of commissioners there is still permission. “One of these days we will about Erik meeting and we put everything on a row. I may assume that it is a positive look,” says the director with a smile.
Ajax on april 30, the heenduel with Tottenham Hotspur in the semi-finals of the Champions League and the return is 8 may on the program. The last time that the Locals in the final battle of the miljoenenbal were, was in 1996. In 1995, it was ‘the cup with the big ears won.
In the meantime, the Ajax, with PSV embroiled in the battle for the title in the Eredivisie. With still four rounds to go, the team At Hag like the Locals on 74 points, although the goal difference of Ajax is a lot better.
Ajax continues the league Saturday with an away game against FC Groningen (kick-off 18.30). PSV takes on Sunday in the Philips Stadium against ADO Den Haag (16.45 hours).
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