First away defeat weighs heavily on Ajax

On Sunday Ajax lost a league match for the second week in a row. After the defeat at home against ADO they faltered again in their away match against AZ. Ajax lost 2-0 in Alkmaar. Minutes before the final whistle, Ooijer was shown the red card and Ajax ended the match one man down. This loss was Ajax’ first defeat in an away game since 6 December 2009 (FC Utrecht).