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In Dick Move, Ajax Player Fakes Stopping for Teammate's Injury Only to Slip By Defender

Joël Veltman got a bit of his just desserts as his run didn't result in anything. But still, dude—really?
Liam Daniel Pierce
2.12.17
the catalan legend of johan cruyff

Total Footballer, Total Rebel: Johan Cruyff and The Resurgence of Catalonian Pride

Several months on from the passing of one of the game's greatest icons, Shirsho Dasgupta examines how Johan Cruyff's upbringing in sixties Amsterdam prepared him for hero status among the Catalan people.
Shirsho Dasgupta
1.19.17
hooliganism

Dutch FA Planning to Use Fingerprint and GPS Technology in Fight Against Football Hooligans

In an attempt to tackle anti-social behaviour at football games, the Dutch FA plans to introduce a device that registers the identity and location of banned fans on match day.
Jonathan Keane
9.19.16
'i want my kid to be like mido'

The Rise and Fall of Mido, the Man Who Out-Gunned Zlatan

Fifteen years ago, Ajax were blessed with two brilliant young talents. In a 20-year-old Zlatan Ibrahimovic, they had a tantalising prospect; in Ahmed Hossam Hussein Abdelhami – Mido for short – they had an even better one.
Alex Hess
8.29.16
serious misuse of stationary

Mido Claims He “Almost Killed” Zlatan Ibrahimovic With Pair of Scissors

Interviewed on Swedish documentary ‘Becoming Zlatan’, the former Ajax striker has said that he nearly went full Krull on his teammate.
UK Sports Staff
7.12.16
barcelona

Johan Cruyff's Complicated Legacy

Johan Cruyff died at age 68 on Thursday after a long bout with lung cancer. Cruyff was one of soccer's greatest innovators, but also one of the sports' biggest antagonizers.
Leander Schaerlaeckens
3.25.16
barcelona

Johan Cruyff dies age 68, five months after cancer diagnosis

An icon with both Ajax and Barcelona, Cruyff was the posterboy of the ‘Total Football’ generation and widely considered to be one of the greatest players of all time
Will Magee
3.24.16
Interviews

After Sculpting Sounds for Kendrick, Kanye, and Drake, Boi-1da Is Set to have the Best Year Ever

The multi-Grammy winning producer talks about his work on Kanye's "Real Friends" and drops some hints about the upcoming 'Views From the 6.'
Jabbari Weekes
1.14.16
Stuff

How Ancient Greek Tragedies Can Help Veterans Deal with PTSD

Iraq war veteran Colby Buzzell talks with "Theater of War" author Bryan Doerries about how the story of Ajax can literally save lives.
Colby Buzzell
10.16.15
Interviews

Sean Leon Is a Self-Professed "Black Punk Rap Rock Motherfucker"

Sean Leon is the dark prince of Ajax, Ontario and he's looking to make his mark on the rap world.
3.13.14
The Jobs Issue

Pretty In Pink

I dj and perform with DAMN, am a music consultant, produce, remix, and edit material for fashion wankers and corporate winkies alike and I co promote the Bang Gang with my good friends.
Pink Lady
12.1.04