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Excited The Is: “We play as though we are on a schoolpleintje football’

According to Matthijs de ligt was the key for the 34th national championship of Ajax in the close bond that the players this season with each other was formed. The Locals claimed the title safe with a 1-4 victory at The County.

The nineteen-year-old defender took over as leader of the scale in the players and their feast celebrated for the box in Doetinchem. “We are all very gesnakt to this title. That Ajax for a long time not won,” he said to FOX Sports.

Although the cruel elimination in the semi-finals of the Champions League can still be felt in the selection, dared The with the necessary satisfaction to look back on the season.

The young captain was especially proud of how the players this season, a close-knit team with each other were formed.

“We are a bunch of friends who play soccer as a schoolpleintje. Were with z’n all, in Lisbon, London, everywhere. And anywhere you sit with each other stuck and therefore you can create a band. This is such a great team with such great guys. Only but praise.”

The full selection of Ajax with the scale. (Photo: Pro Shots)

“The voice just in my head’

The Is strict the defeat against Tottenham Hotspur is still on. “But the goal was the title. Of course, it is the sin that is in the last second, but now is dominated by the proud feeling. You may, however, speak of a great season.”

Moreover, there is the chance that that “great season” is also the last season at Ajax is of The Is, that in the interest of many foreign clubs.

“The voice just in my head that this is my last game for Ajax can be”, recognized the Orange-international. “There is some interest, although I find that difficult to that about myself. I’m also really not what this summer is going to happen.”

Thursday, the festivities for The Is and Ajax will continue for a while. The selection of trainer Erik ten Hag is in the afternoon at 16.00 to be honored on the museum square in Amsterdam.

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Ajax allows 34th national championship safe with victory at The County

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