Club facts: Ajax

Club facts: Ajax
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AFC Ajax
Formed: 1900
Nickname: Godenzonen (Sons of the Gods)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• European Cup/UEFA Champions League (4): (1969), 1971, 1972, 1973, 1995, (1996)
• UEFA Cup Winners' Cup (1): 1987, (1988)
• UEFA Cup (1): 1992, (2017)
• UEFA Super Cup (2): 1973, (1987), 1995
• European/South American Cup (2): 1972, 1995

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 34 (2019)
Dutch Cup: 19 (2019)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Europa League unless indicated otherwise)
2018/19:
UEFA Champions League semi-finals
2017/18: play-offs (having transferred from UEFA Champions League third qualifying round)
2016/17:
runners-up (having transferred from UEFA Champions League play-offs)
2015/16: group stage (having transferred from UEFA Champions League third qualifying round)
2014/15:
round of 16 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2013/14:
round of 32 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2012/13:
round of 32 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2011/12:
round of 32 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2010/11:
round of 16 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2009/10:
round of 32

Records
UEFA club competition
• Biggest home win
14-0: Ajax v Red Boys Differdange
03/10/84, UEFA Cup first round second leg

• Biggest away win
1-8: HJK Helsinki v Ajax
19/09/79, European Champion Clubs' Cup first round first leg

• Heaviest home defeat
0-4: Ajax v Real Madrid
23/11/10, UEFA Champions League group stage

• Heaviest away defeat
5-1: Bayern München v Ajax
22/10/80, European Champion Clubs' Cup second round first leg
4-0 on four occasions, most recently v Barcelona
18/09/13, UEFA Champions League group stage

UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League
• Biggest home win
14-0: Ajax v Red Boys Differdange (see above)

• Biggest away win
0-6: Gent v Ajax
12/09/00, first round first leg

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Ajax v Salzburg
21/02/14, round of 32 first leg
0-3: Ajax v Austria Wien (aet)
27/09/89, first round second leg

• Heaviest away defeat
4-1: Budapest Honvéd v Ajax
22/11/78, third round first leg
3-0 on three occasions, most recently v Spartak Moskva
17/03/11, round of 16 second leg