• Ex-Nigeria star Pius Ikedia hospitalised in Amsterdam

    Ex-Nigeria star Pius Ikedia hospitalised in Amsterdam

    Former Nigeria star Pius Ikedia is now in hospital in Amsterdam after he collapsed playing in a friendly for ex-Ajax Amsterdam stars earlier today.

    According to Dutch newspaper Telegraaf, the 36-year-old winger had to be revived on the pitch after several attempts before he was later rushed to hospital for proper care.

    The ex-Ajax stars known as ‘Lucky Ajax’, were leading 7-2 in an exhibition game to the mark the 50th anniversary of the Haarlo Sports Club when the incident happened late […]

  • Chelsea striker Bertrand Traore joins Ajax on season-long loan

    Chelsea striker Bertrand Traore joins Ajax on season-long loan

    Chelsea striker Bertrand Traore has joined Ajax on a season-long loan.

    Adelove sports reported the Dutch side’s interest last month while they had also tried and failed to convince him to join in January.

    The 20-year-old Burkina Faso international, who made his Premier League debut last December, had interest from Premier League clubs but moves to Amsterdam to help fill the void left by Poland international striker Arkadiusz Milik who signed for Napoli.

    Bertrand Traore will spend the forthcoming season on loan at […]

  • Liverpool flop Mario Balotelli offered lifeline by Ajax… if Dutch giants can reach Champions League group stage

    Liverpool flop Mario Balotelli offered lifeline by Ajax… if Dutch giants can reach Champions League group stage

    Ajax are ready to step up their interest in Liverpool misfit Mario Balotelli after making it into the final qualifying round of the Champions League.

    The 25-year-old will not feature under Jurgen Klopp and would be open to a prestigious club such as Ajax, particularly with the added bonus of European football.

    The Italian striker was left to work on his fitness at Melwood as Klopp took the first-team squad over to the club’s pre-season tour in the USA.

    Balotelli returned from Italy […]