Monday 19 April 2021

Ajax will take on Vitesse in KNVB Cup final next month

Dusan Tadic and Edson Alvarez of Ajax and Lasse Schone, now with Heerenveen, during the match. Photo. Maurice van Steen ANP

This year’s KNVB Cup final will take place on April 18 between Amsterdam football club Ajax and Vitesse of Arnhem.

Ajax beat Heerenveen 3-0 to clinch the second final place on Wednesday evening. On Tuesday, Vitesse put out VVV 2-0 in the first semi-final.

It is the 26th time the Amsterdammers, who last won the cup in 2019, have been in the final.  Vitesse won the cup for the first time in 2017.

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