Ajax will soften down their Eredivisie trophy into 42,000 items and share it with followers after a yr with out their supporters cheering them on from the stands.
The Dutch giants secured their 35th Eredivisie title on Might 2 and as a thanks to their followers, they may ship every season ticket holders a chunk of the trophy after the COVID-19 pandemic pressured stadiums into vacancy.
Ajax chief govt Edwin van der Sar mentioned: “This season, we’ve largely needed to play with out our followers – nicely, with out them sitting within the stands, at the least.
“Regardless of this, we’ve felt their assist each week on the way in which to the stadium, on social media and in our private contacts.
“Beforehand, after we mentioned ‘this title is for you’, we have been expressing how we have been doing it for the followers. Nonetheless, sharing the trophy is the final word proof that we actually are.
“After a turbulent yr, we’re guaranteeing our followers really feel a part of our championship.”
Ajax have been given a second trophy by The Royal Dutch Soccer Affiliation put of their cupboard instead of the one they’ve melted down for stadium excursions.
The Amsterdam membership comfortably claimed a 35th Eredivisie title this season and lead second-placed PSV Eindhoven by 14 factors with two video games remaining.
Erik Ten Hag’s aspect have performed 30 of their 34 league matches in empty stadiums attributable to COVID-19.