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2018/2019 Season

1 Ajax 26 2 4 80
2 PSV 25 5 2 80
3 Feyenoord 19 5 8 62
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New Ajax signing given naughty schoolboy treatment for Feyenoord-loving past

Ajax remain atop the Eredivisie thanks to a 4-2 win over Vitesse Arnhem, moving them one step closer to the 2018/19 title.

We've seen past social media faux pas come back to haunt players and even scupper transfers in the past, but Ajax have found a novel way to deal with the matter.

The Dutch side have secured the services of Kjell Scherpen, a young goalkeeper signed from FC Emmen.

However, during negotiations it emerged that Scherpen had posted a few anti-Ajax tweets as a younger man. Rather than do anything drastic like aborting the deal, Ajax instead decided to punish the 19-year-old by making him write out sentences...


When is the 2019 Champions League final?

Find out the date and details of the 2019 Champions League final.

Where is the 2019 Champions League final being played?

The final will be played at the Wanda Metropolitano in Madrid, the capital of Spain. The stadium has a capacity of 67,829.

The ground is the home of La Liga side Atletico Madrid. It opened in 2017 to replace Atleti's former home, the Vicente Calderon. 

It was originally built and opened in 1994 as part of Madrid's unsuccessful attempt to host the 1997 World Athletics...

 By Shaka Hislop

Power Rankings: Barcelona, Liverpool remain on top; Ajax climb, Juventus fall

With Champions League and Europa League success, Shaka Hislop's Power Rankings feature quite a few Premier League clubs.
ESPN FC's Sid Lowe makes the case that Liverpool's attacking prowess could have the potential to overwhelm Barcelona in the Champions League semis.
ESPN FC's Craig Burley believes Tottenham and Ajax will be the tie of the round, after both sides reached the semifinals in dramatic fashion.
The ESPN FC panel says Lionel Messi alone makes Barcelona favourites over Liverpool. Are the Reds good enough to stop him?
ESPN FC's Craig Burley believes Manchester United got a dose of reality following their three-goal defeat in Barcelona.
ESPN FC's Craig Burley credits Ajax for teaching Juventus a footballing lesson over two legs in their Champions League quarterfinal tie.

The Champions League semifinalists occupy the top four spots, while Juve's bad week is reflected by their tumble. Plus, Arsenal and Chelsea are in!

Dropping out: Paris Saint-Germain, Benfica

Agree? Disagree? Let us know, and watch Shaka defend his picks on ESPN FC TV, which airs daily on ESPN+.