De Boer's Ajax "Under Pressure" at Barcelona

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Ajax Amsterdam coach Frank de Boer is bidding to lead the Dutch champions into the Champions League knockout round for the first time since 2005-06, starting with their clash against Barca on Wednesday (September 18). De Boer, a former Netherlands international who played for Barca between 1999 and 2003 and won the Spanish league title in 1999 alongside twin brother Ronald, said he expected a difficult match.