AZ Alkmaar News

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AZ confirm Van Basten is to succeed Advocaat

ESPN staff | April, 18 2014

AZ Alkmaar have confirmed that Marco van Basten is to succeed Dick Advocaat as head coach in the summer. The former Netherlands international is currently in charge of Heerenveen, but had already spoken of his intention to depart the club at t...

Europa: Juventus get Lyon, Benfica drawn with AZ

ESPN staff | March, 21 2014

Juventus will face Lyon in the quarterfinals of the Europa League as they look to continue their quest for a place in the final at their own stadium in Turin. • Europa League last-16 review • Champions League draw Juve, who entered the...

Johannsson latest US hopeful to battle injury Video

Associated Press | February, 5 2014

Chris Wondolowski took full advantage of his opportunity to impress, scoring both of the United States' goals in a 2-0 exhibition win against South Korea over the weekend. Few chances remain for Wondolowski -- as well as other Americans hoping t...

Stoke interested in Aron Johannsson swoop Video

ESPN staff | January, 6 2014

Stoke City have been keeping tabs on AZ Alkmaar's Aron Johannsson, according to reports, though AZ's director of football says the Dutch club is not keen to sell him in January. The Potters, also keeping an eye on West Bromwich Albion striker ...

U.S.'s Johannsson nets looping winner for AZ Video

ESPN Staff | September, 28 2013

American international Aron Johannsson scored on a half volley and AZ Alkmaar handed Eredivisie leaders PSV Eindhoven their first defeat of the season, 2-1 on Saturday night. AZ took the lead on twenty minutes when Nick Viergever headed a corner in...

Jozy Altidore seals Sunderland switch

ESPN staff | July, 9 2013

Sunderland have confirmed that Jozy Altidore has completed his move from AZ Alkmaar for an undisclosed fee - believed to be in the region of £8.5 million, which would be a record for a US player. - Heneage: What can Jozy expect? - Bras...

Ajax see off AZ Alkmaar to clinch silverware

July, 27 2013

Siem De Jong scored in extra time to earn Ajax the first piece of silverware of the new Dutch season as they came from two goals down to edge out AZ Alkmaar 3-2 in the Johan Cruyff Schaal. The KNVB Beker holders looked to be on course for victory...

AZ Alkmaar accept Sunderland bid for Altidore

ESPN staff | July, 6 2013

AZ Alkmaar have confirmed Sunderland’s bid for Jozy Altidore has been accepted. USA international Altidore, 23, is now allowed to speak to Sunderland to agree a deal and could have a medical as early as Monday. A statement on the Eredi...

Sunderland told to increase bid for Altidore Video

Kristan Heneage | July, 3 2013

AZ Alkmaar director of football Earnie Stewart has confirmed that Sunderland have made a bid for US international striker Jozy Altidore. #INSERT type:image caption:Sunderland's offer did not match Alkmaar's valuation of Jozy Altidore, who hi...

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