AZ Alkmaar

Manchester United thrash AZ Alkmaar 4-0 in Europa League

Wolverhampton Wanderers also thrashed Besiktas 4-0 in Group K, while Arsenal came from two goals down to draw 2-2 away to Standard Liege.

Dec 13, 2019, 14:27 PM IST

Arsenal drawn with Eintracht Frankfurt in Europa League group stage

Frankfurt and Arsenal, who lost to winners Chelsea in the semis and final respectively last season, were joined by Belgian side Standard Liege and Portugal`s Vitoria SC in Group F.

Aug 30, 2019, 19:44 PM IST

Louis van Gaal quashes retirement rumours, to decide on football coaching after his sabbatical year

Gaal, who lead Ajax Amsterdam to the Champions League title in 1995 and won league titles with Barcelona, AZ Alkmaar and Bayern Munich,

Jan 18, 2017, 10:08 AM IST

Marco van Basten joins Danny Blind's Dutch backroom staff

Marco van Basten has signed a three-year deal to become one of new Netherlands coach Danny Blind`s assistants.

Jul 10, 2015, 09:57 AM IST

Ajax Amsterdam delay Dutch league coronation of PSV after 2-0 away win

Champions Ajax Amsterdam stayed in the Dutch league title race for at least another week as they won 2-0 away at Heracles Almelo on Saturday and delayed the coronation of PSV Eindhoven.

Apr 12, 2015, 09:24 AM IST

Late Henriksen goal keeps AZ's European hopes on track

Markus Henriksen netted a last-gasp winner for AZ Alkmaar in the 2-1 win over SC Cambuur on Saturday to boost their hopes of an automatic place in European competition next season.

Mar 22, 2015, 10:50 AM IST

Feyenoord Rotterdam take over third place from AZ Alkmaar

Feyenoord Rotterdam grabbed the third place in the Dutch Eredivisie football leage, as they beat NAC Breda 3-0, while AZ Alkmaar suffered a humiliating 2-6 defeat at FC Utrecht.

Mar 09, 2015, 14:39 PM IST

Ajax reset sights on European success

Ajax Amsterdam have conceded their bid for a record-breaking fifth successive Dutch league title is over but are resetting their sights after progressing in the Europa League, according to coach Frank de Boer. 

Feb 27, 2015, 14:47 PM IST

On-song Luuk de Jong can do no wrong as PSV Eindhoven go 15 points clear

Luuk de Jong scored two goals in the opening eight minutes before going on to register a hat-trick as PSV Eindhoven powered 15 points clear at the top of the Dutch league on Friday.

Feb 14, 2015, 16:27 PM IST

AIFF boys settle for 4th spot in international tournament

All India Football Federation`s Under-16 Regional Academy boys finished fourth in their maiden stint at the International Youth Tournament (HSV Odin 59`) in Heemskerk, the Netherlands Sunday.

Aug 10, 2014, 21:56 PM IST

Argentine goalie thanked Van Gaal in Netherlands` dressing room after WC semi win

Argentine goalkeeper reportedly thanked Netherlands boss Louis van Gaal in their dressing room after the World Cup semifinal for the help the Dutchman gave him at AZ Alkmaar.

Jul 11, 2014, 16:34 PM IST

Ajax sign AZ defender Viergever

Ajax Amsterdam have signed AZ Alkmaar defender Nick Viergever on a four-year contract until July 1, 2018.

May 25, 2014, 14:49 PM IST

Juve taking nothing for granted in Europa League

Juventus are theoretically only four matches away from a Europa League final date in their own Turin stadium.

Apr 02, 2014, 10:36 AM IST

Ajax reach cup final and stay on course for double

Lasse Schone scored a spectacular free kick as Ajax Amsterdam kept up their bid for a domestic double by beating AZ Alkmaar 1-0 to book a place in next month`s Dutch Cup final against PEC Zwolle.

Mar 28, 2014, 10:15 AM IST

Andrea Pirlo puts Juventus in last eight with Benfica, Porto

Andrea Pirlo kept Juventus on course for a home Europa League final after his superb free kick settled their battle with Italian rivals Fiorentina to send the Serie A leaders into the quarter-finals on Thursday.

Mar 21, 2014, 09:06 AM IST

Ajax suffer first defeat of Dutch football season

AZ Alkmaar handed Ajax Amsterdam their first defeat of the Eredivisie season by beating the reigning champions 3-2.

Aug 12, 2013, 14:38 PM IST

Ajax come from behind to win Johan Cruijff Schaal

Siem de Jong scored an extra-time winner as Ajax Amsterdam came from two goals down to beat AZ Alkmaar 3-2 and win the season-opening Johan Cruijff Schaal in Amsterdam.

Jul 28, 2013, 09:54 AM IST

AZ, PSV reach Dutch Cup Final

PSV Eindhoven and AZ Alkmaar qualified for the final of the Dutch Cup, KNVB Beker, by beating PEC Zwolle and Ajax by identical 3-0 respectively.

Feb 28, 2013, 14:54 PM IST

Jozy Altidore confident about Anzhi clash

AZ Alkmaar striker Jozy Altidore is confident that his team will be able to cope with Anzhi`s Samuel Eto`o in their Europa League playoff first leg Thursday.

Aug 20, 2012, 20:06 PM IST

Dutch football league title becomes two-team race

The close battle for the Eredivisie title seems to be heading towards a duel between AZ Alkmaar and Ajax after the latter beat rivals PSV Eindhoven 2-0.

Mar 26, 2012, 19:14 PM IST