👑 Ajax crowned Eredivisie champions

Ajax is the Eredivisie champion 2021/22.

The team led by Erik ten Hag lifted the crown after the 5-0 defeat to Heerenveen in the 52-year-old’s last game as he was planning to take over at Manchester United.

As the match kicked off at the Johan Cruyff Arena on Wednesday night, Ajax knew they had their hand on the title, but needed a win to be assured.

Nicholas Tagliafico opened the scoring in the 19th minute after a quick move for the team before Stephen Burgess doubled the lead after the half hour mark.

Then Sebastian Haller gave them a 3-0 lead before the first half, scoring from the penalty spot after a foul in the penalty area in the 38th minute.

Brian Broby scored a fourth goal midway through the second half before the end of the fifth game, by hitting Edson Alvarez, as they celebrated the 36th title in the Eredivisie.

Meanwhile, he left Erik Ten Hag with three Eredivisie titles under his belt.

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