World International: Ajax melts master trophy for fans An
Van der Sar confirms interest in replacing Ed Woodward at United
Edwin van der Sar has confirmed his interest in the Manchester United role but admits he has not received any contact from the club about replacing executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward. Van der Sar was tipped to join the Red Devils prior to the appointment of John Murtough and Darren Fletcher as the club's football director and technical director respectively. However, following the news of Woodward's departure in 2021, Van der Sar has stated his interest in the United role.
Ajax Amsterdam melts his 35th master shell. That announced the Eredivisie record winner on Wednesday.
Ajax wants to produce from the material of the trophy over 42,000 small "master stars" to give them the season tickets - "a piece of Ajax" should receive each of these fans. So Ajax wants to share the renewed league world with the fans who were not allowed to come to the stadium in 30 of the 34 league games.
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"This season we have to play mostly without our fans. At least without them sitting on the grandstand. Nevertheless, we felt their support every week. On the way to the stadium, in the social media and in our personal contacts" , Director-General Edwin van der Sar said.
Inter Milan and Ajax fans ignore social distancing to celebrate titles
Pictures show huge crowds gathering outside the Piazza Duomo in Milan and at the Johan Cruyff Arena in Amsterdam to celebrate Internazionale and Ajax's league title wins earlier today.Today Ajax laid claim to their 35th Dutch national league title while Inter Milan ended their 10-year trophy drought to win the Serie A title.
After the title win,.
"If we said earlier 'This title is for you', we have expressed that we do it for the fans, but to share the trophy is the ultimate proof. After a turbulent year we ensure that Our fans feel as part of our championship, "said Van der Sar.
All permanent card holders receive a star with a weight of 3.45 g, from which 0.06 g comes from the cup.
Nevertheless, Ajax will fill his trophy cabinet. In addition to the conventional cup, the club will receive an additional master shell. The Dutch Association KNVB has exceptionally given the club a second trophy.
Colin Bell's son to present Man City with Premier League trophy .
Teenage brain tumour surivor Jake Tindale is a designated trophy bearer alongside Jon Bell, the son of legendary City midfielder Colin, who died in January aged 74. Pep Guardiola has dedicated City’s latest title to the former England international, who won all three domestic competitions and the Cup-Winners’ Cup while at Maine Road.A banner with a picture of Bell has remained pitchside for five months and City’s players wore No 8 shirts before the Carabao Cup semi-final win at Manchester United as a mark of respect.