Ajax through to Europa League quarter finals after home win

A 2-0 home win was enough to put Amsterdam football club Ajax into the quarter finals of the Europa League on Thursday evening, following their 2-1 away loss against FC Copenhagen last week.

It is the first time since 2003 that Ajax have made it through to the quarter finals of a European competition.

Both Ajax goals came in the first half – one from Bertrand Traore early on, and then again with a penalty from the young Dane Kasper Dolberg shortly before the break.

The draw for the quarter finals takes place in Nyon, Switzerland later on Friday.

Match report and highlights


blog comments powered by Disqus