‘Ajax better with 10 men than with 11’

The 1-0 defeat at FC Groningen means a costly loss of points for Ajax in their quest to extend their Eredivisie title. On Sunday, ten Ajax players went down in the Euroborg. “I thought we were better with ten men than with eleven”, said Frank de Boer in retrospect, referring to the phase which came after Gregory van der Wiel’s red card. “That’s something to think about.”