Champions League Semifinal: Tottenham Spurs vs. AFC Ajax

Sometimes, it seems soccer teams are magnetically drawn together. and Tottenham Spurs of the English Premier League and AFC Ajax of the Dutch League have a lot in common.

Ajax is one of those teams who punch above their weight, they have an excellent academy and have produced some of the top players in Europe.  Unfortunately, they can’t keep them, they sell them on to bigger clubs in some of the bigger leagues around Europe.  As it happens, half the Spurs team came from Ajax, and they are playing in the Champions League semifinal.  Ajax took the first leg winning 1-0.  Ajax has a lot of be proud of, reaching this far, and taking down some of the top teams in the world.


Source: NewsNet | Champions League Semifinal: Tottenham Spurs vs. AFC Ajax