Football in Holland

Football at Ajax, The Netherlands

Ajax is one of the most recognised clubs in the world. This famous Dutch club is one of only five teams that has earned the right to keep the European Cup. Your pupils now have the unique opportunity to experience what life is like at the club who developed the concept of ‘total football’, whereby any outfield player can take over the role of any other player in a team.

Ajax’s world famous youth academy, known int he Netherlandsas ‘De Toekomst’ Academy, which translates as ‘the future academy’, has very few competitors when it comes to producing world class footballers.

Training facilities at Ajax

  • 7 full size football fields all specified to UEFA and FIFA standards
  • 1 full size indoor 3G
  • Reception and shop
  • 16 dressing rooms (air conditioning and heating)
  • Classroom with projector
  • Medical rooms
  • Restaurant and lounge area

Optional Excursions

  • Tour of the Ajax Arena
  • Attend an Eredivisie fixture
  • Ajax Museum
  • Anne Frank Museum
  • Amsterdam city tour
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Ajax Youth Coaches


2-4 hours per day


Travel Time:
20mins from Amsterdam Schilphol airport / 3.5hrs from Calais / 1hr from Rotterdam & Hook of Holland Ferry Port

Tour length

Tour Length:
3-8 days


Suggested Itineraries


Train & Play Programme

Our Train and Play tours allow young people of all abilities a once-in-alifetime opportunity to live the life of a professional for a few days. Each of our programmes will involve training sessions at world class venues with qualified youth coaches from each club or national federation.

  • day


    • Depart for airport or ferry
    • Training session (1)
    • Quiz night
  • day


    • Training session (2)
      Observe 1st team or Academy session
    • Training session
    • Behind the scenes stadium tour
  • day


    • Training session (3)
    • Afternoon excursion
    • Attend a sports fixture
  • day


    • Training session (4)
    • Friendly fixture (2)
    • Awards evening and bowling
  • day


    • Training session (5)
    • Presentation of certificates
    • Fun mini-tournament
    • Depart for airport or ferry


N.B The price for this itinerary will vary depending on numbers, season travelling and excursions chosen, for a full package price... Request a quote >>



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4* Hotel Schipol

• Modern hotel
• Excellent fitness suite and indoor pool

Relax in style in accommodation that prides itself on offering 'much more than a hotel', complete with access to their excellent fitness suite and indoor swimming pool.

Location: This modern hotel sits between Amsterdam and The Hague, 12km from the city centre.

Facilities: Excellent fitness suite, indoor swimming pool and spa.

Accommodation: 433 air-conditioned rooms with bright décor and dark wood furnishing. All with free WiFi, flat-screen TV, bath and separate shower.

Meals: Elegant restaurant serving breakfast, dinner and Sunday brunch.

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