Ajax Is Close To Glory

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Published on April 29, 2019 - Duration: 00:53s

Ajax Is Close To Glory

(CNN)He's still only 19, but Matthijs de Ligt has already experienced more big football moments than most top-level professionals can hope for in their entire career.

He became the youngest ever captain in a Champions League knockout game when Ajax dispatched Real Madrid in March, following that milestone with a quarterfinal winning goal against Juventus a few weeks later.

Yet what Ajax and de Ligt would achieve should it beat Tottenham in the forthcoming Champions League semifinal would surpass anything the young Dutchman has managed thus far.

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