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Ajax put major step towards Champions League

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What do you mean, Dutch football in crisis? After PSV Tuesday, Wednesday also Ajax a big step towards qualification for the group stage of the Champions League. The Amsterdammers beat in their own home in the first leg convincing Dinamo Kiev 3-1. Pole and lat kept Ajax in the second leg in Ukraine is completely unnecessary.

The chances are that next week Friday, two Dutch teams in the bowl for the draw of the Champions League. After PSV (2-3 win at BATE Borisov) Tuesday also continued to Ajax on Wednesday in a major step towards the group stage of the kampioenenbal. The Amsterdammers won the match with 3-1 Dinamo Kiev.



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Ajax knew a droomstart in the own Johan Cruijff ArenA. After only two minutes and shoved Donny van de Beek of the ball under a dealt grabbelende Denys Boiko. The answer of Dinamo Kiev was not long in coming. Tomasz Kedziora reacted the fastest by Onana afgeweerde header: 1-1. But for the rest put the Dutch vice-champion of the leaning situation right. After 35 minutes found Hakim Ziyech with a deviated ball touch. And just before the break worked Dušan Tadic the 3-1. In the second half had Ajax in the second leg completely unnecessary, but the 35-year-old Huntelaar struck with a clever header the crossbar and into the slot hit Ziyech the pole.



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Also AEK Athens can prepare for the group stage of the Champions League. The Greeks won with 1-2 on a visit to the Hungarian MOL Vidi FC of Roland Juhász. The Hungarians had after 23 minutes of play with tens furthermore, after Szabolcs Huszti a red card had been given. The balance was restored when Anastasios Bakasetas with red bag had to go take a shower.

Our fellow countryman Viktor Klonaridis brought AEK in the 34th minute in the rebound on the edge. Fifteen minutes later doubled Anastasios Bakasetas (49.) the score for the visitors. The same Bakasetas had in the 53rd minute with red to the side. The Serb Danko Lazovic made in the 68th minute the aansluitingstreffer for Videoton.

In the last play-offmatch played the Swiss Young Boys and the Croatian Dinamo Zagreb in Bern 1-1 draw.

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