Ajax during the winter break of the new season part in the Florida Cup. The Locals are preparing 5 to 12 January in Orlando for the second half of the league.
Ajax encounter on January 9, in each case, at a Brazilian club. The organization of the tournament is the full schedule in the short term known.
The fifth edition of the Florida Cup will be broadcast live in more than 120 countries. For Ajax fit the tournament in the plans in the United States, more publicity.
The number two of last season in the Premier league joined in the past year already have partnerships in China, Japan and Australia.
Van der Sar
General director Edwin van der Sar of Ajax is pleased with the invitation for the Florida Cup and is looking forward to working with the other members of the management, the technical staff and the players to travel to the United States.
“On the sporting level, it is important that we measure with international teams. By taking part in this tournament, we create an ideal preparation for the second half of the season. The choice for the Florida Cup fits well in our international strategy, since the United States is a market where we want to grow.”
“We play our first game against a Brazilian club, and this duel is on ‘primetime’ in both North and South America. This, we serve millions of Ajax-fans. We are going to make sure that it is a spectacle.”
PSV made an appearance in the latest edition of the Florida Cup. The reigning champion from Eindhoven played at the beginning of this year against Corinthians and Fluminense.