Ajax Begin Title Defence With 3-0 Home Win Over Roda

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Dutch league champions Ajax beat Roda 3-0 at home in Amsterdam on Friday (August 2) at the start of what they hope will be a fourth consecutive title-winning season under manager Frank de Boer. Watched by former stars including goalkeeper Edwin van der Sar and striker Patrick Kluivert, Ajax might have scored several more goals but for good work by Roda's Polish 'keeper Filip Kurto. Danish midfielder Christian Eriksen set up the first two goals.