Davy Klaassen score a double!
Ajax beat AZ Alkmaar 2-0 at Johan Cruijff Arena in Amsterdam by two goals from midfielder Davy Klaassen. But the win didn’t come easy as AZ Alkmaar matched the champions for the first 60 minutes. Ajax now has a 12-point lead and one can only see it as a formality as the team from Amsterdam needs one more point to secure the championship. With a superior goal difference, what can go wrong? Klaassen stated after the match that he is usually a bit reserved when to comes to predict the future but with the current situation, he feels it is in the bag.
7 500 fans were allowed into the stadium, first time supporters were allowed into the stadium since September last year and Klaassen was happy they were back. – It´s how it should be, he commented after the match.
The defeat for Az Alkmaar means PSV have a three-point lead for the runner up position in the league which also means Champions League qualification.