Mai 1967 aus einer Fusion der Vereine Alkmaar ´54 und FC Zaanstreek. 1963–64   Fortuna '54 (2/2) Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. 1972–73   NAC 2009. These plans, however, were put on hold after the DSB bankruptcy and there are no current plans to increase the capacity. FootyStats is your best resource for stats such as Goals, Over 2.5/Under 2.5, HT/FT, Dynamic In-Play Stats, and much more. Twente vs AZ predictions, betting tips and correct score prediction for Sunday's Netherlands Eredivisie fixture. Today AZ host Heracles in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. 1992–93   Ajax (12/19) 1965–66   Sparta (3/3) 1978–79   Ajax (8/19) Today Vitesse host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. 1967–68   ADO Partially through the hiring of expensive foreign players, the new club soon acquired large debts. The extension will be realised by constructing a second tier to three of the four stands. [5] He was replaced by Dick Advocaat for the remainder of the season until a permanent replacement could be found. In the 2011–12 season, AZ finished fourth in the Eredivisie, though performed significantly better in cup competitions, reaching the semi-finals in the KNVB Cup (losing to Heracles after extra time) and the quarter-finals in the Europa League. After four close league campaigns, AZ finally became Dutch champions in 1981, becoming the only team other than the "big three" of Ajax, Feyenoord and PSV to do so in a 44-year period spanning from 1965 to 2009 (when AZ once again won the league title). In February 2010, a new main sponsor was found in construction works service provider BUKO, based in Beverwijk. Im Juli 1986 wurde der ursprüngliche Name in AZ geändert. Eredivisie. 1980 - 1986. General 2006–07   Ajax (17/19) (2–2, 2–2), Manchester United (0–0, 0–4), Astana (6–0, 5–0) result: group runners-up; LASK (1–1, 0–2). 1981–82   AZ (3/4) 1996–97   Roda JC (1/2) 1962–63   Willem II (2/2) This was a historic achievement for the club as this was the first title-winning season for 28 years, and it also meant a return to the UEFA Champions League. Suivez en live sur Foot Mercato, le match de 2ème tour de qualification de Ligue des Champions UEFA entre Alkmaar Zaanstreek et FC Viktoria Plzeň. 1960–61   Ajax (3/19) AZ play its home matches at the AFAS Stadion, located in the southern part of the city of Alkmaar. Despite playing strongly for the majority of the 2006–07 season, AZ's season ended in disappointment. In the same season as their first league title, they also reached the UEFA Cup Final, which they lost to Ipswich Town. In 1972, the Molenaar brothers bailed it out and invested heavily in the club, to the point that AZ '67 were successful in the late 1970s and early '80s, regularly playing European football from 1977 to 1982 while also winning three KNVB Cups over that period. All trademarks, brands, images, logos and names appearing on this website belong to their respective owners.www.gambleaware.co.uk - BeGambleAware. Founded 1967 Address Stadionweg 1 1812 AZ Alkmaar Country Netherlands Phone +31 (72) 547 8000 Fax +31 (72) 547 8080 E-mail info@az.nl. In addition, the team has won the KNVB Cup on four occasions and one Johan Cruyff Shield. 1989–90   PSV (6/9), 1990–91   Feyenoord (7/13) Alkmaar Zaanstreek, conhecido também como AZ Alkmaar ou simplesmente AZ, é um clube de futebol profissional da cidade de Alkmaar, na Holanda. Van de Ende werd de opvolger van Piet de Wolf die geen heil meer zag in een verdere samenwerking met FC Zaanstreek. In the summer of 2006, the club moved to a new 17,000 capacity stadium, AZ Stadion. Klaas en Cees Molenaar had been at this match and blamed Ajax' late equalizer on a mistake by the referee; they claimed they then swore to once become national champion with their team, with which they succeeded 47 years later. The stadium currently has a capacity of 17,023. The players below had senior international cap(s) for their respective countries. * Team must have played a minimum of 7 matches before they qualify for this BTTS table. Today RKC Waalwijk host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. KNVB Beker. It was drawn into a group alongside Arsenal FC, Standard Liège and Olympiacos but only took four points from six matches and finished bottom of their group. The involvement of businessman Dirk Scheringa in the mid-1990s marked the revival of the club as AZ returned to the Eredivisie, winning the 1997-98 Eerste Divisie title. AZ, een afkorting voor Alkmaar Zaanstreek-combinatie, ontstond in 1967 als AZ’67 uit een fusie tussen Alkmaar '54 en FC Zaanstreek. However, to this day, the name maintains a good share of support among the fans. Players whose name is listed represented their countries while playing for AZ and its predecessor AZ'67. Today Feyenoord host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. 1966–67   Ajax (4/19) This season in the Eredivisie (Netherlands), Alkmaar Zaanstreek stats show they are performing Good overall, currently placing them at 7 /18 in the Eredivisie Table, winning 45% of matches.. On average AZ score 2.27 goals and concede 1.45 goals per match. 1974–75   FC Den Haag 22.06.1986. renaming in Alkmaar Zaanstreek (AZ) Trophies. 2012–13   AZ (4/4) Alkmaar Zaanstreek. 2018–19   Ajax (19/19) 1967 - 1980. Alkmaar Zaanstreek - Vitesse Arnhem Betting Tip, Prediction & Odds. The club plays in the Eredivisie, the highest professional football league in the Netherlands, and hosts home matches at the AFAS Stadion. Until now, this name has not been officially in use, the board instead opting for sponsorship deals because of financial motives. AZ has won the Eredivisie twice, in 1980–81 and 2008–09. Koeman was officially hired on 17 May 2009, but on 5 December, AZ announced he was no longer in charge of the club after losing 7 of his first 16 matches. On 10 August 2019, the roof of the stadium partially collapsed. 1964–65   Feyenoord (3/13) Also in 1964, the brothers Cees and Klaas Molenaar, former players and trainers for KFC and owners of a growing appliance store chain, sought to create a powerful football team in Zaanstreek by merging the two local professional teams: KFC and Zaanlandsche Football Club. A remarkable run ended in the 2007–08 season: after AZ lost a group stage match against Everton (3–2) in the UEFA Cup, the club's unbeaten run of 32 home matches in European competitions – lasting from 1977 to 2007 – ended. That same season, AZ reached the final of the UEFA Cup, losing 5–4 on aggregate to Ipswich Town. Holanda - Alkmaar Zaanstreek - Results, fixtures, squad, statistics, photos, videos and news - Soccerway After several mid-table finishes in previous seasons, AZ was relegated in 1988 from the Eredivisie, ending the season on 28 points from 34 matches and falling to the Eerste Divisie due to the superior goal difference of Roda JC. AZ won the first two qualification rounds to qualify for the 2015–16 Europa League group stage, but finished last in their group. 2013–14   PEC Zwolle AZ is een Nederlandse profvoetbalclub uit Alkmaar en de Zaanstreek, Noord-Holland en speelt haar thuiswedstrijden in het AFAS Stadion te Alkmaar. Towards the latter stages of the season, in March 2008, AZ manager Louis van Gaal had initially tendered his resignation, but after protests the players and directors, he rescinded his resignation. Liga Nacional de Futbol Profesional de Honduras, WC Qualification Intercontinental Play-offs, Register and become a Premium subscriber to favourite leagues, Over 7.5 ~ 13.5 Corners are calculated from total corners in a match that, Over 2.5 ~ 8.5 Corners For are calculated from corners that, Over 0.5 ~ 6.5 Cards Received are calculated from cards that, Over 2.5 ~ 8.5 Corners Against are calculated from corners that, Over 0.5 ~ 6.5 Cards Opponent are calculated from cards that. Officiële site van AZ. FC Zaanstreek had finished 7th and Alkmaar '54 12th in 1966–67 Eerste Divisie. The 2012–13 season started in the Europa League with a qualifying play-off round against Guus Hiddink's Anzhi Makhachkala. This relegation was significant since it occurred just seven years after the club's historic domestic double and marked the end of AZ's first period of success in Dutch football. 3y PA Sport. 4 x. 3 x. Below is a table with AZ's international results in the past seasons. 2015–16   Feyenoord (12/13) 1983–84   Feyenoord (6/13) Media in category "AZ Alkmaar" The following 19 files are in this category, out of 19 total. Alkmaar Zaanstreek - FC Groningen Betting Tip, Prediction & Odds. 1988–89   PSV (5/9) 2007–08   Feyenoord (11/13) Today PEC Zwolle host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. In December, it was announced free agent Ron Vlaar signed a contract until the end of the season after training with the club for a few weeks prior. The new clubname became: AZ'67. In the 2015–16 KNVB Cup, AZ made it to the semi-finals, losing 3–1 to Feyenoord. Summary; Matches; Squad; Statistics; Transfers; Trophies; Venue; Info Official website. Get the latest AZ Alkmaar news, scores, stats, standings, rumors, and more from ESPN. The stadium, which is directly owned by the club, was opened in 2006 and replaced the old Alkmaarderhout venue as the DSB Stadion. FC Zaanstreek begon in de Tweede divisie A waar het in het eerste seizoen als zesde eindigde. Today Emmen host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. For the 2009–10 season, Ronald Koeman succeeded Louis van Gaal, who had departed to manage Bayern Munich after leading AZ to the championship. Today PSV host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Lees hier het laatste nieuws over AZ, bestel tickets, fanartikelen en wedstrijdarrangementen en bekijk daarnaast de nieuwste AZ video's. After the ZFC leadership thwarted this attempt, the Molenaars successfully merged FC Zaanstreek with Alkmaar '54 in 1967. Today AZ host Vitesse in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Three weeks before the end of the season, AZ became Eredivisie champions, edging nearest title rivals Twente and Ajax comfortably. 2019–20   competition abandoned, This article is about the men's association football team. Today AZ host ADO Den Haag in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. 2016–17   Vitesse FC Zaanstreek. [9] As the result AZ spent the rest of the year playing home matches at the Cars Jeans Stadion in The Hague whilst the damaged roof was being removed, before returning to the stadium on 15 December 2019, beating Ajax 1–0 in their first match back. Below is a table with AZ's domestic results since the introduction of professional football in 1956. Europe UEFA Europa League Card Stats Venue Name AFAS Stadion City Alkmaar Capacity 17082. Johan Cruijff Schaal. Like Hovenkamp, Metgod was also included in the Dutch squad for Euro 1980. Alkmaar '54 was founded as a professional team in April 1954 to play in the 10-team NBVB league, created because the KNVB refused to organize a professional league (the KNVB took over in 1955). 1 x. 1994–95   Feyenoord (10/13) 1995–96   PSV (7/9) Under Van den Brom, AZ quickly rose up to the sub-top, eventually finished the season in third place, surpassing Feyenoord on the final season's matchday and qualifying for the 2015–16 Europa League. 1976–77   FC Twente (1/3) 1991–92   Feyenoord (8/13) Advocaat took AZ to the semi-finals of the KNVB Cup, the quarter-finals of the Europa League and eighth in the league, ultimately losing to Groningen in the Europa League play-off final round (their 58th match of the season, a club record). Follow FootyStats on the following channels to make sure you never miss a stat, pick or new feature. In 1964 the professional part of KFC was renamed FC Zaanstreek, while the amateurs played on as KFC. Alkmaar Zaanstreek, kurz AZ und im deutschen Sprachraum allgemein bekannt als AZ Alkmaar (Aussprache: [ˈaː ˈzɛt ˈɑlkmaːr]), ist ein Fußballverein aus der niederländischen Stadt Alkmaar und dem Zaanstreek.Er entstand 1967 aus dem Zusammenschluss der Vereine Alkmaar ’54 und FC Zaanstreek.Der ursprüngliche Gründungsname AZ’67 wurde 1986 in den heutigen Namen AZ geändert. 1985–86   Ajax (10/19) 1977–78   AZ (1/4) Today AZ host Sparta Rotterdam in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. • AZ is in the 7th position of Eredivisie Table, *Alkmaar Zaanstreek Roster and stats are retrieved from 2020/21 Season. In 1967 besloot men samen te gaan met de club Alkmaar '54 en onder de naam AZ'67 te gaan voetballen. Founded as Alkmaar'54. 2011–12   PSV (9/9) Today AZ host PSV in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. 2014–15   FC Groningen Georg Keßler was AZ's manager over most of these years (1978–82), while star players included: Kees Kist, the club's highest ever goalscorer with 212 goals and the first ever Dutchman to win the European Golden Boot in 1979 when he scored 34 goals in a season; Jan Peters, who played 120 matches for AZ during this period scoring 30 goals from midfield; and Hugo Hovenkamp, who played 239 matches in defence for AZ from 1975 to 1983, as well as receiving 31 caps for the Netherlands national team from 1977 to 1983 and playing each match in UEFA Euro 1980 while an AZ player. Fused on may 10 1967 with FC Zaanstreek. [6] Pastoor was the interim manager during two matches under Van Basten's absence and received the official title on 16 September, but contract negotiations failed and he left the club just two days later. In September 2013, just one day after emphatically beating PSV, at the time the league leaders, Verbeek was dismissed as first team manager by the club due to "a lack of chemistry" between management and players. Alkmaar '54, and by extension AZ, played the very first professional match in the Netherlands: on 14 August 1954, they won 3–0 at home against Venlo '54, with Klaas Smit scoring the first (and third) goal. The 2008–09 season had an unpromising start after two opening defeats against NAC Breda and ADO Den Haag. At the start of the 2016–17 Eredivisie, AZ sold last season's performer Vincent Janssen to Tottenham Hotspur and long-time midfielder Markus Henriksen to Hull City. 120.2k Followers, 242 Following, 6,095 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from AZ (@azalkmaar) 1961–62   Sparta (2/3) Along this rise, new signing Vincent Janssen scored 27 goals for the club, earning him the Eredivisie top goalscorer title. To further increase revenue, AZ's board of directors decided to expand the capacity of the new stadium to at least 30,000 somewhere in the future. [2] After winning the Eerste Divisie in 1960–61, it played one year in the Eredivisie. FC Zaanstreek in Koog aan de Zaan werd opgericht op 13 april 1964. 1997–98   Ajax (13/19) Co-owner Cees Molenaar died in 1979. 2003–04   FC Utrecht (3/3) KFC bestaat nog steeds als amateurclub. The 2014–15 season began with a new manager, former Heerenveen manager and Ajax great Marco van Basten. Former Rangers and Zenit Saint Petersburg manager Dick Advocaat took over for the remainder of the season. They won the title with overwhelming power, winning 27 of 34 matches and only losing once while scoring a club record 101 goals and conceding just 30. [7] Vlaar quickly became team captain and helped lift AZ from tenth place to a fourth-place finish in the league. De club AZ’67 is geboren en kreeg Alkmaar als basis. Following this, AZ manager Gertjan Verbeek ordered his players to leave the pitch for the dressing room in protest. Meanwhile, Danish forward Kristen Nygaard spent ten years at AZ, scoring 104 goals in 363 matches between 1972 and 1982. In October 2009, sponsor DSB Bank was declared bankrupt. The current external name of the ground is the AFAS Stadion. 2005–06   Ajax (16/19) The main stand with all technical areas, VIP and sponsor and media facilities will remain in place. The fan slipped and Alvarado kicked the fan twice, prompting the referee to issue the goalkeeper a red card. Premium will get you more wins. Crucial statistics, predictions and tips ahead of the upcoming Eredivisie match between Alkmaar Zaanstreek and FC Groningen, with expert analysis helping you back your favourite ahead of kick-off. No people were injured during the incident. On 21 December 2011, during the quarter-finals of the 2011–12 KNVB Cup, a 19-year-old Ajax fan invaded the Amsterdam Arena pitch in the 36th minute with Ajax winning 1–0, attacking AZ goalkeeper Esteban Alvarado. AZ was founded on 10 May 1967 as AZ '67, the result of a merger of Alkmaar '54 and FC Zaanstreek. 1973–74   PSV (2/9) As cup winners, AZ automatically qualified for the 2013–14 Europa League. FC Zaanstreek nam toen de licentie over van plaatsgenoot KFC (Kooger Football Club), dat zich splitste in een prof- en een amateurtak. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality. Total Match Cards for Manchester United FC and Alkmaar Zaanstreek. 1998–99   Ajax (14/19) Additional stars included John Metgod, who spent six years at AZ playing 195 matches as a defender, scoring 26 goals including a goal against Ipswich Town in the final of the UEFA Cup. The next year, in the European Cup, they lost in the second round 3–2 on aggregate to Liverpool. AZ had a poor season, suffering elimination in the first round of the KNVB Cup and the group stage of the UEFA Cup, as well as finishing the 2007–08 Eredivisie in a disappointing 11th place. Alkmaar Zaanstreek ([ˈɑlkmaːr ˈzaːnstreːk]), better known as AZ Alkmaar or simply AZ (Dutch pronunciation: [aːˈzɛt]), is a Dutch professional football club from Alkmaar and the Zaanstreek. This season in the Eredivisie (Netherlands), Alkmaar Zaanstreek stats show they are performing Good overall, currently placing them at 7/18 in the Eredivisie Table, winning 50% of matches. Today AZ host Ajax in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Tal clube foi fundado no dia 10 de maio de 1967 como AZ '67, resultado da "fusão" entre as equipes Alkmaar '54 e FC Zaanstreek. [note 1] The team became professional in 1955. Alkmaar’54 en FC Zaanstreek fuseerden tot Alkmaar/Zaanstreek. 75% of AZ's matches end with both teams scoring and their average total goals per match is 4.08. 2004–05   PSV (8/9) 1971–72   Ajax (7/19) Alkmaar is home to the professional football team AZ (Alkmaar Zaanstreek). 1999–00   Roda JC (2/2), 2000–01   FC Twente (2/3) 1986–87   Ajax (11/19) If you have any questions, thoughts or feedback please don't hesitate to get in touch.Our content is not intended for an audience under 18 years of age. Plus, you get Corner stats and Card stats along with CSV. The club achieved consecutive finishes around the middle positions in the league until ending up in third place in the 2004-05 Eredivisie season, AZ's highest position for 23 years. Alkmaar Zaanstreek Il club fu fondato il 10 maggio 1967 col nome di AZ '67 , risultato della fusione tra Alkmaar '54 e FC Zaanstreek . During its design stages, the name Victorie Stadion was frequently used, referring to the Dutch War of Independence, the phrase "In Alkmaar begint de victorie" (Victory begins in Alkmaar) in particular. A year later, in the 2010–11 season, AFAS Software [nl] took over as official stadium sponsor. On average AZ score 2.5 goals and concede 1.58 goals per match. Today AZ host Heerenveen in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. © FootyStats - Built with Love for The Beautiful Game. * Over 0.5 - 1.5 HT/2H are for goals of both teams in the match. 2008–09   Heerenveen Participating in the Eerste Divisie, the reserve squad of AZ trains and plays their home games in Zaanstad. Kick-off Times; Kick-off times are converted to your local PC time. Today Ajax host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Het woord combinatie in de naam liet men al snel varen en ook de toevoeging ’67 is sinds 1986 uit de naam verdwenen. Skip to navigation < > ... AZ Alkmaar 2-0 FC Twente. Today AZ host Utrecht in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Today AZ host Twente in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Today AZ host Feyenoord in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Subscribe today! … Being league champions, AZ qualified for the Champions League for only the second time. Disappointingly, AZ finished tenth in the 2012–13 Eredivisie, although the club won the 2012–13 KNVB Cup after defeating PSV 2–1 in the final. 100 Extra leagues known to be profitable and less tracked by the bookies. The match was later played on 19 January 2012, with Alvarado's red card rescinded; AZ won 3–2. Additionally, AZ then lost the KNVB Cup final to Ajax 8–7 after a penalty shoot-out, while also falling to Ajax over two play-off matches for participation in the Champions League. [10] As of 27 August 2020, a new roof is under construction. 1982–83   Ajax (9/19) For the 2010–11 season, AZ appointed Gertjan Verbeek as its new manager. Our content is not intended for an audience under 18 years of age. They finished the 2010–11 Eredivisie in fourth place, thus securing Europa League football for the next season, while in the KNVB Cup, AZ reached the last eight, where they were beaten by rivals Ajax by a 1–0 scoreline. 2002–03   FC Utrecht (2/3) 73% of AZ's matches end with both teams scoring and their average total goals per match is 3.73. The team would be based in Alkmaar, though the second team originally trained and played in Koog aan de Zaan.[1][4]. FC Zaanstreek had been playing since 1910 as the Kooger Football Club (KFC). Following this, AZ spent much of the next decade in the second tier, struggling to find a return to the top flight. 1968–69   Feyenoord (4/13) AZ also finished third in their Europa League group, thus failing to qualifying for the competition's knockout round. In een reportage van Fox Sport in samenwerking met clubarchivaris Jan Visser wordt er teruggeblikt naar het ontstaan van de provincieclub AZ’67. Teenager Mason Greenwood again grabbed his chances for Manchester United, scoring twice in a 4-0 thrashing of AZ Alkmaar in the Europa League on Thursday.... more » 10.12.2019 17:48 The 2015–16 Eredivisie started with AZ selling most of its first-team players from the previous season during the summer transfer period. For the now-dissolved women's team, see. 2016/2017. The stadium name temporarily changed from DSB Stadion to AZ Stadion, as it was considered undesirable that the stadium was linked with a non-existent bank. Today Willem II host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. In the 2016–17 Europa League, AZ finished second in Group D, surviving the group stage for the third time in five seasons. [1] Alkmaar '54 was founded as a professional team in April 1954 to play in the 10-team NBVB league, created because the KNVB refused to organize a professional league (the KNVB took over in 1955). 1975–76   PSV (3/9) 1993–94   Feyenoord (9/13) Founded 2007 Address Stadionweg 1 1812 AZ Alkmaar Country Netherlands Phone +361 (72) 547 8000 Fax +361 (72) 547 8080 E-mail info@az.nl * Team must have played a minimum of 7 matches before they qualify for this CS table. As a response, AZ bought players from other Dutch clubs, notably Vincent Janssen from Almere City, Alireza Jahanbakhsh from NEC and Ben Rienstra from PEC Zwolle. KFC had nearly become national champion in 1934 through a narrow loss to Ajax in the finals. After the season, key players like Tim de Cler, Danny Koevermans and Shota Arveladze left the team. Nos Países Baixos o clube é conhecido apenas como AZ, mas internacionalmente o clube costuma ser chamado de Alkmaar, … Historical Logos. Today VVV host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Today Groningen host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Under Advocaat, AZ achieved solid results and secured European football for the next season. Ahead of the big kick-off between Alkmaar Zaanstreek and Vitesse Arnhem in Eredivisie, check out our top betting tip, with our football experts looking at all of the finer details surrounding the … Alkmaar '54, and by extension AZ, played the very first professional match in the Netherlands: on 14 August 1954, they won 3–0 at home against Venlo '54, with Klaas Smitscoring the first (and third) goal. Netherlands - Alkmaar Zaanstreek - Results, fixtures, squad, statistics, photos, videos and news - Soccerway AZ was founded on 10 May 1967 as AZ '67, the result of a merger of Alkmaar '54 and FC Zaanstreek. 1979–80   Feyenoord (5/13), 1980–81   AZ (2/4) Alkmaar '54 en Venlo spelen allereerst profduel, Hoe het profvoetbal verdween uit de Zaanstreek, "Eredivisie: AZ Alkmaar announce surprise sacking of coach Gertjan Verbeek", "Van Basten doet stap terug bij AZ, Alex Pastoor nieuwe trainer", "Former Aston Villa captain Ron Vlaar joins AZ Alkmaar until end of season", "Dak van AZ-stadion gedeeltelijk ingestort", Dutch Supercup / Johan Cruijff Shield winners, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=AZ_Alkmaar&oldid=992672819, Association football clubs established in 1967, Articles with Dutch-language sources (nl), Football team templates which use short name parameter, Articles with unsourced statements from November 2009, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, promotion/relegation play-off: no promotion, This page was last edited on 6 December 2020, at 14:24. In the latter, the club ultimately lost to Valencia after having defeated Udinese, Anderlecht, Malmö FF, Austria Wien, Metalist Kharkiv, Aalesund and Baumit Jablonec to reach that stage. Sparta Rotterdam 0-2 AZ Alkmaar. However, after just three matches into the season, Van Basten resigned as manager to become assistant manager under Alex Pastoor, citing heavy stress as the main reason. League AVG is Europe UEFA Europa League's average. 1969–70   Ajax (5/19), 1970–71   Ajax (6/19) 2009–10   Ajax (18/19), 2010–11   FC Twente (3/3) 2012/2013. Today AZ host Fortuna Sittard in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. foundation by merger between FC Alkmaar '54 and FC Zaanstreek to Alkmaar-Zaanstreek '67. 1984–85   FC Utrecht (1/3) First, entering the last matchday of the 2006–07 Eredivisie season, AZ led PSV and Ajax on goal difference at the top of the league table, but ended up third after losing their last match against 16th placed team Excelsior, AZ played with ten men for 80 minutes. Today Utrecht host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. AZ was hammered 6–0 on aggregate. Nel 1980-1981 vinse il titolo nazionale in un campionato sostanzialmente dominato, iniziato con nove vittorie nelle prime nove giornate. There were 2130 cards in 434 matches in the 2019/2020 season. Ondanks een plan afwisselend in Koog en Alkmaar te spelen, verhuisde men al snel definitief naar het sportpark in Alkmaar. Don’t miss a thing with our detailed match preview and best odds advice. In 2006, the club moved to a new 17,000 capacity stadium, the DSB Stadion, now named the AFAS Stadion.In 2008-2009, AZ won the Eredivisie, the Dutch football league.It was the second league title for the club after the Eredivisie in 1980/81 with only one league defeat AZ's fortunes deteriorated after his brother, Klaas Molenaar, left the club in 1985. 2017–18   Feyenoord (13/13) A week later, John van den Brom was appointed manager. 2001–02   Ajax (15/19) 1987–88   PSV (4/9) However, starting with a 1–0 victory over defending league champions PSV, AZ did not lose a match in its next 28 matches, including a run of 11-straight matches where AZ did not concede an opposition goal.