Ajax and Feyenoord. Feyenoord and Ajax. The two biggest rivals in Dutch football. Since the first game in 1921, it has always been a grudge match. Ajax won that game with 3-2 but after protests from Feyenoord, the full time score was officially set at 2-2. It’s also a game between the two biggest cities of Holland: Amsterdam and Rotterdam.
It’s El Clasico in Spain, the Old Firm derby in Scotland, Superclásico in Argentina, and De Klassieker in Holland – the biggest game of the season. The main football rivalry of the Netherlands, the most important game of the year, that’s Ajax against Feyenoord. They meet tonight in the quarter-final of the KNVB Cup in the Amsterdam ArenA. A game the fans have been looking forward to since the day of the draw.