The last time Ajax were in the Champions League Group Stages was 2014/15 – the last the time they progressed from the Groups was in 2004/05. Ajax are through already – the question now is how far ten Hag and his vibrant young team can go.December 12, 2018
The final match of Group E in this season’s Champions League will not affect the standings, but there will be a lot of interested parties.
For one, it matches Ajax with Bayern Munich, two sides who won consecutive hat-tricks of European Cups between 1971 and 1976.
Secondly, Ajax boast one of the most exciting young teams in Europe and, under coach Erik ten Hag, who took over just under a year ago, one of the most exciting coaches.