Tag: Ajax

Chido Obi-Martin (2nd R) with the Arsenal u18s (Photo via Arsenal.com)

Arsenal risk losing 16-goals-in-5-games prodigy due to English rules

Arsenal face a tough challenge in retaining Chido Obi-Martin, a 16-year-old Danish-English prodigy, amidst interest from top European clubs like Ajax and Dortmund.
Ajax' German director of football affairs Sven Mislintat attends a press presentation for Ajax' new head coach in the Johan Cruijff Arena in Amsterdam on June 14, 2023. (Photo by PHIL NIJHUIS/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Sven Mislintat set for a sensational return to former club

Borussia Dortmund are set to welcome back a familiar face. Former scout Sven Mislintat close to a return with a contract to be signed 'soon'
Guinea-Bissau's forward #3 Franculino Dju cools off ahead of during the Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) 2024 group A football match between Equatorial Guinea and Guinea-Bissau at the Alassane Ouattara Olympic Stadium in Ebimpe, Abidjan, on January 18, 2024. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal scout 12-goal, 5-assist 19yo striker also watched by Borussia Dortmund

Arsenal join transfer race for FC Midtjylland's young striker Franculino. Will the Gunners win the race against Ajax, PSV & Dortmund?
Arsenal's Spanish manager Mikel Arteta (L) speaks with Arsenal's Dutch assistant coach Albert Stuivenberg (R) during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Sheffield United at the Emirates Stadium in London on October 28, 2023. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Ajax want Mikel Arteta’s top Arsenal assistant

Will Arsenal lose their assistant coach? Reports claim Ajax are eyeing a summer move for Albert Stuivenberg. Could a Premier League title tilt influence his decision?
Ajax's German goalkeeper #40 Diant Ramaj shouts to teammates during the UEFA Europa League Group B football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Ajax at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on October 26, 2023. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Ajax 22yo responds to Arsenal transfer reports

Following links to Arsenal and others in recent weeks, Ajax goalkeeper Diant Ramaj has told the media he's taking the rumours as a compliment.
Ajax's Jorrel Hato (C) celebrates with team mates after scoring a goal during the Dutch Eredivisie football match between Ajax Amsterdam and Vitesse Arhem at the Johan-Cruijff ArenA on November 25, 2023 in Amsterdam. (Photo by OLAF KRAAK/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Ajax disrupt Arsenal summer plans

Ajax are set to confirm a new deal for Arsenal target Jorrel Hato, making a summer transfer for the defender unlikely.
Ajax's German goalkeeper #40 Diant Ramaj shouts to teammates during the UEFA Europa League Group B football match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Ajax at the American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on October 26, 2023. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal eye 22yo Diant Ramaj as Aaron Ramsdale replacement

Could Arsenal turn to Ajax for a new goalkeeper? Reports suggest Diant Ramaj is on their radar, potentially replacing Aaron Ramsdale.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - AUGUST 06: Jorrel Hato of Ajax Amsterdam runs with the ball during the Pre-Season friendly match between Borussia Dortmund and AFC Ajax Amsterdam at Signal Iduna Park on August 06, 2023 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Getty Images)

Ajax push to tie summer Arsenal target to new contract

Ajax are working to tie Jorrel Hato down to a new contract as Arsenal prepare for a summer move, according to a report.
Mika Biereth lines up with Sturm Graz (Photo via Biereth on Instagram)

In-form Arsenal loanee to face Lille in European last-16 tie

Arsenal's loanees have learned their Europa Conference League last-16 opponents, with some ties of interest in the Europa League as well.
Ajax's Chuba Akpom (R) celebrates after scoring his team's third goal during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Ajax Amsterdam and SC Heerenveen at The Johan Cruijff Arena in Amsterdam on November 5, 2023. (Photo by MAURICE VAN STEEN/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Nottingham Forest submit late bid for 28yo former Arsenal youth star

Former Arsenal forward Akpom subject of late bid from Nottingham Forest. Will he return to England?
Amario Cozier-Duberry via Arsenal

Arsenal 18yo attracts interest from 5 clubs amid free transfer risk

Arsenal youth winger Amario Cozier-Duberry is attracting interest from a number of top clubs amid his ongoing contract negotiations, according to reports.
Bayern Munich's Dutch defender #04 Matthijs de Ligt celebrates after scoring the 3-0 goal during the German first division Bundesliga football match between 1. FC Bayern Munich and VfL Bochum in Munich, southern Germany, on September 23, 2023. (Photo by CHRISTOF STACHE/AFP via Getty Images)

Report claims Arsenal make 24yo Bayern Munich defender a ‘priority

Arsenal targets Bayern Munich's Matthijs de Ligt as their primary summer transfer to strengthen defence, with alternatives like Schlotterbeck and Hato on the radar.
DORTMUND, GERMANY - AUGUST 06: Jorrel Hato of Ajax Amsterdam runs with the ball during the Pre-Season friendly match between Borussia Dortmund and AFC Ajax Amsterdam at Signal Iduna Park on August 06, 2023 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Christof Koepsel/Getty Images)

Ornstein confirms Arsenal like player they can’t sign before March

Arsenal are hoping to sign Jorrel Hato, but they can't do so until after March, with Ajax looking to extend his deal in the meantime.
LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Jurrien Timber of Arsenal looks on during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Nottingham Forest at Emirates Stadium on August 12, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arteta optimistic about Jurrien Timber’s return for Arsenal

Mikel Arteta expresses optimism for Jurrien Timber's return to Arsenal this season despite his significant knee injury, ahead of the European Championship.
Ajax's Jorrel Hato (C) celebrates with team mates after scoring a goal during the Dutch Eredivisie football match between Ajax Amsterdam and Vitesse Arhem at the Johan-Cruijff ArenA on November 25, 2023 in Amsterdam. (Photo by OLAF KRAAK/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal target close to new contract as Brexit bites

Arsenal's pursuit of Ajax defender Jorrel Hato is complicated by Brexit immigration rules, as he nears a new contract with Ajax, highlighting post-Brexit transfer challenges.
Ajax's Jorrel Hato (C) celebrates with team mates after scoring a goal during the Dutch Eredivisie football match between Ajax Amsterdam and Vitesse Arhem at the Johan-Cruijff ArenA on November 25, 2023 in Amsterdam. (Photo by OLAF KRAAK/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Brexit blocks Arsenal move for Ajax 17yo

Arsenal's bid to sign Ajax defender Jorrel Hato is hindered by post-Brexit rules, as the club navigates the challenges of recruiting young EU talent.
FC Volendam's Dutch defender #26 Deron Payne (L) fights for the ball with Ajax's Dutch defender #04 Jorrel Hato during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Ajax Amsterdam and FC Volendam at The Johan Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam on November 2, 2023. (Photo by OLAF KRAAK/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Club push to extend contract of Arsenal transfer target

Ajax are trying to extend Jorrel Hato's contract amid interest from Arsenal, according to their technical director.
AMSTERDAM Ajax technical director Marc Overmars during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Ajax Amsterdam and FC Emmen at the Johan Cruijff Arena on May 2, 2021 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands ANP MAURICE VAN STEEN Dutch Eredivisie 2020 2021 xVIxANPxSportx xxANPxIVx 430942719

Suspension for former Arsenal man extended globally

Marc Overmars, ex-Arsenal player and former Ajax director, suspended globally by FIFA for inappropriate conduct
LUTON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 05: Declan Rice of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the team's fourth goal to make it 4-3 during the Premier League match between Luton Town and Arsenal FC at Kenilworth Road on December 05, 2023 in Luton, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s top 25 most expensive transfers

Arsenal Football Club's history of transfers reveals a strategy of high-value investments, showcasing their ambition to excel at the highest level of football.
BRENTFORD, ENGLAND: Ivan Toney of Brentford reacts during the Premier League match between Brentford FC and Nottingham Forest at Brentford Community Stadium on April 29, 2023. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Toney, Hato, Earps: Arsenal newspaper roundup

Discover the latest on Arsenal's transfer interests and player updates, including Ivan Toney, Jorrel Hato, and Mary Earps, in our comprehensive Arsenal newspaper roundup.
Ajax's Jorrel Hato (C) celebrates with team mates after scoring a goal during the Dutch Eredivisie football match between Ajax Amsterdam and Vitesse Arhem at the Johan-Cruijff ArenA on November 25, 2023 in Amsterdam. (Photo by OLAF KRAAK/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal planning summer swoop for Ajax youngster

Arsenal are eyeing a summer move for Ajax's talented young defender Jorrel Hato
Bayern Munich's Dutch defender Matthijs de Ligt attends a press conference ahead of the UEFA Champions league Group A first leg football match between Galatasaray Istanbul and Bayern Munich, in Istanbul on October 23, 2023. (Photo by OZAN KOSE/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal eyes Bayern Munich star

Arsenal show interest in Bayern Munich's Matthijs de Ligt as a long-term transfer target
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 23: Nuno Tavares of Notts Forest looks on during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Nottingham Forest at Etihad Stadium on September 23, 2023 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Negotiations begin for Arsenal loan switch

Negotiations are underway for Arsenal loanee Nuno Tavares to switch clubs, with Galatasaray expressing strong interest in the left-back.
FC Volendam's Dutch defender #26 Deron Payne (L) fights for the ball with Ajax's Dutch defender #04 Jorrel Hato during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Ajax Amsterdam and FC Volendam at The Johan Cruijff ArenA in Amsterdam on November 2, 2023. (Photo by OLAF KRAAK/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal interest in Ajax defender confirmed

Arsenal interest in Jorrel Hato has been confirmed, with the club prioritising a defensive signing in the January window, but it may not be the Ajax man.
Ajax' German director of football affairs Sven Mislintat attends a press presentation for Ajax' new head coach in the Johan Cruijff Arena in Amsterdam on June 14, 2023. (Photo by PHIL NIJHUIS/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Ajax criticised for “totally absurd” hiring of former Arsenal man

Former Ajax captain Dusan Tadic criticises the appointment of Sven Mislintat as director of football affairs at Ajax, highlighting a clash in football cultures.
Ajax's Jorrel Hato (C) celebrates with team mates after scoring a goal during the Dutch Eredivisie football match between Ajax Amsterdam and Vitesse Arhem at the Johan-Cruijff ArenA on November 25, 2023 in Amsterdam. (Photo by OLAF KRAAK/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal convinced €22m Ajax prodigy Jorrel Hato is the real deal

Arsenal express interest in Ajax's young captain Jorrel Hato, with other top clubs in pursuit
Ajax's Jorrel Hato (C) celebrates with team mates after scoring a goal during the Dutch Eredivisie football match between Ajax Amsterdam and Vitesse Arhem at the Johan-Cruijff ArenA on November 25, 2023 in Amsterdam. (Photo by OLAF KRAAK/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal interested in Ajax wonderkid for January transfer

Arsenal appear to hold an interest in Ajax youngster Jorrel Hato, and they may make a move for the defender in January, according to reports.
Former Arsenal striker Dennis Bergkamp poses on May 28, 2008 on the first day of a national football coach course in Zeist. Bergkamp has the ambition of becoming a coach after his farewell as a player in 2006.(Photo by KOEN VAN WEEL/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal legend honoured on €8 gold note

Dennis Bergkamp, the iconic former Arsenal and Ajax player, reveals his intention to return to football coaching, emphasising youth development.
Yaya Sanogo

Arsenal striking flop explains why he was signed

Yaya Sanogo reflects on his time at Arsenal, recalling his interactions with Arsène Wenger and learning from teammates like Özil and Walcott.
Jurrien Timber in an Arsenal shirt (Photo via Arsenal Direct)

Jurrien Timber injury update

Jurrien Timber discusses his recovery journey at Arsenal, with Mikel Arteta praising his integration and character amid hopes for an early return.
Marseille's French-Gabonese forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reacts during the UEFA Europa League Group B football match between Olympique de Marseille and Ajax Amsterdam at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, southeastern France, on November 30, 2023. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

Aubameyang: I wasn’t happy with everything that was happening

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reflects on his journey at Olympique de Marseille, expressing contentment after a hat-trick against Ajax in the Europa League.
AMSTERDAM Ajax technical director Marc Overmars during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Ajax Amsterdam and FC Emmen at the Johan Cruijff Arena on May 2, 2021 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands ANP MAURICE VAN STEEN Dutch Eredivisie 2020 2021 xVIxANPxSportx xxANPxIVx 430942719

Former Arsenal star facing global football suspension

Former Arsenal winger, Marc Overmars faces a possible global suspension from FIFA, threatening his role at Royal Antwerp following KNVB's report on his previous misconduct.
Netherlands' defender Jurrien Timber attends a press conference at Qatar University training sites in Doha on December 6, 2022 during the Qatar 2022 World Cup football tournament. (Photo by ALBERTO PIZZOLI/AFP via Getty Images)

Arsenal’s new signing to be out until pre-season

Jurrien Timber, Arsenal's defender, faces a lengthy recovery from a cruciate ligament rupture, casting doubt on his inclusion in the Netherlands' squad for the Euros.
Ajax' German director of football affairs Sven Mislintat attends a press presentation for Ajax' new head coach in the Johan Cruijff Arena in Amsterdam on June 14, 2023. (Photo by PHIL NIJHUIS/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Ex-Arsenal director of football labelled a ‘con man’

Incoming Ajax CEO Alex Kroes has called former Arsenal man Sven Mislintat a 'con man' for the business he did with the Dutch club.
AMSTERDAM Ajax technical director Marc Overmars during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Ajax Amsterdam and FC Emmen at the Johan Cruijff Arena on May 2, 2021 in Amsterdam, The Netherlands ANP MAURICE VAN STEEN Dutch Eredivisie 2020 2021 xVIxANPxSportx xxANPxIVx 430942719

Marc Overmars given 1 year Dutch football ban

Marc Overmars, ex-Arsenal player, receives a one-year ban from Dutch football following inappropriate conduct during his tenure at Ajax.
Feyenoord's Mexican forward Santiago Gimenez #29 celebrates after scoring during the Dutch Eredivisie premier league football match between Feyenoord and Almere City FC at the Feyenoord Stadion de Kuip in Rotterdam, on August 27, 2023. (Photo by MAURICE VAN STEEN/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

£90m 15-in-11 striker tempts Arsenal and Chelsea

Arsenal and Chelsea are reportedly interested in Feyenoord striker Santiago Gimenez, but face a steep £90 million transfer fee according to sources.
Ajax's Chuba Akpom reacts during the Dutch Eredivisie match between Fortuna Sittard and Ajax at the Fortuna Sittard Stadium in Sittard on September 3, 2023. (Photo by GERRIT VAN KEULEN/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Ex-Gunner admits first 2 months at new club were ‘terrible’

Chuba Akpom has bemoaned a couple of "terrible" months at Ajax, after finally getting himself going with his new club.
Marseille's French-Gabonese forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reacts during the French L1 football match between Olympique de Marseille (OM) and Brest at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, southern France, on August 26, 2023. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

Marseille fans losing patience with Aubameyang

Aubameyang faces criticism after a goalless match, but Gattuso defends the ex-Arsenal captain's performance at Marseille.
BRENTFORD, ENGLAND: Ivan Toney of Brentford looks on during the Premier League match between Brentford FC and Nottingham Forest at Brentford Community Stadium on April 29, 2023. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Arsenal eyeing Toney and Gimenez as Frank makes his stance clear

Arsenal and Chelsea vie for Brentford's Ivan Toney as the striker's £100m valuation raises the stakes in the January transfer window and Thomas Frank says he wants Toney to 'stay forever'.
GENK, BELGIUM - APRIL 20: Albert Stuivenberg, coach of Genk looks on prior to the UEFA Europa League quarter final second leg between KRC Genk and Celta Vigo at Luminus Arena on April 20, 2017 in Genk, Belgium. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

Arsenal coach linked with Ajax as fans spot possible goodbye

Albert Stuivenberg could be set to leave Arsenal to take on the head coach job at Ajax, according to a report.