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Netherlands: Ajax fans optimistic before crucial Champions League play-off

Netherlands, Amsterdam
August 29, 2019 at 00:03 GMT +00:00 · Published

Ajax fans were in good spirits ahead of their Champions League play-off return leg against APOEL Nicosia in Amsterdam on Wednesday.

Supporters wearing the club's distinctive red and white turned up in significant numbers to see last year's semi-finalists.

Ajax confirmed their place in the Champions League group stages after securing a 2-0 aggregate win. Edson Alvarez and Hakim Ziyech scored the all-important goals after the first leg ended goalless in Cyprus.

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Ajax fans were in good spirits ahead of their Champions League play-off return leg against APOEL Nicosia in Amsterdam on Wednesday.

Supporters wearing the club's distinctive red and white turned up in significant numbers to see last year's semi-finalists.

Ajax confirmed their place in the Champions League group stages after securing a 2-0 aggregate win. Edson Alvarez and Hakim Ziyech scored the all-important goals after the first leg ended goalless in Cyprus.

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