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Leaf provides ‘huge challenge’ to Ajax-selection to preserve

Leaf provides ‘huge challenge’ to Ajax-selection to preserve

Trainer Peter Bosz provides a heavy job for the clubleiding of Ajax to the current selection next summer to a large extent with each other.

“This group has huge potential and the coming years to grow at Ajax. That would be ideal, but we also know that in the modern football does not work”, said Bosz, Thursday with his players returned to the Netherlands after the lost champions League final against Manchester United (2-0).

Due to the success of Ajax in Europe a number of players linked with clubs from foreign top leagues. Especially the names of captain Davy Klaassen, striker Kasper Dolberg and defender Davinson Sanchez mentioned.

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“Preferably, I like everyone on-board,” says Leaf. “I think that management has a great job has done by this selection. Now it is a huge challenge to ensure that Ajax there next year at least as good for the state.”

Bosz himself believes in any case not to a departure. “I have a three year contract and see it as a speed walk. At previous clubs I always had clauses built into my contract, but I didn’t now. No, the biggest concern is to this talented and close-knit group together.”

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Champions League

Los of mutations expected Bosz, however, that Ajax next summer, better for the day will come in the preliminary round of the Champions League than it did last year. When survived, the Locals barely a diptych with PAOK Saloniki, after which the team hard went off against FK Rostov.

Also this year, Ajax two rounds to survive, and for the first time since 2014 a place in the main draw of the miljoenenbal to enforce. “I think we have a chance to pick it up,” says Leaf. “Last year I was just getting started, now know the guys me and my way of playing.”

“In addition, players have the experience of a Europa League final. That take them towards the next season. They say sometimes: to a final, to win you first have to be one played. That lesson we have now had.”

Europa League final Ajax-Manchester United

Ajax started the Europa League final against Manchester United with André Onana and Bertrand Traoré.
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Prior to the final between was a minute’s silence held for the victims of the attack in Manchester.
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Ajax lost the final battle against Manchester United with 2-0.
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For Manchester United, meant the after the League Cup and the Community Shield, the third prize of this season.
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Paul Pogba opened in the eighteenth minute, the score for United.
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Ajax had it in the first half will be difficult to United. The Locals had a lot of possession, but were hardly dangerous.
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United-goalkeeper Sergio Romero did for peace, only serious action on a shot by Bertrand Traoré.
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Henrikh Mkhitaryan doubled just after resting in the lead for the English.
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In the second half, managed Ajax, there is barely a hole in the defense of the United to find.
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Marouane Fellaini was close to 3-0 for the team of José Mourinho.
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Disappointment at Ajax after the end of the finale.
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Ajax-supporters in the Friends Arena.
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