Slavia unbeaten against Dutch clubs

There are some notable games against clubs from the Netherlands in Slavia chronicles including one of the most emotional games of our recent history.

Slavia will face Feyenoord in the second game of the UEFA Europa Conference League group stage on Thursday. It will be our first encounter with a Dutch club since December 2008 and a 2-2 draw at Ajax in the UEFA Cup.

Ajax Amsterdam was our only Dutch opponent in the competitive games. They met Slavia on three occasions, lost both UCL qualifiers in 2007 and drew in the last one in the UEFA Cup a year later. Especially the tie in the UCL 3rd qualifying round became one of the most emotional for Slavia fans as the Red-Whites managed to qualify for the UCL group stage for the first time in their history after 1-0 away and 2-1 at home.

This will not be, however, our first game against Feyenoord, even though the two friendlies date back to 1922 and 1932. Our history with the clubs from the Netherlands started already in 1902 with a 6-1 win over Haagsche Voetbal Vereeniging. In 1907 Slavia and HVV met twice again resulting in 2-0 and 4-1 Slavia wins.

SC Feyenoord 0-8 Slavia
Friendly, 1922

FC Quick Haag 1-4 Slavia
Friendly, 1922

Slavia 6-0 F.C. Feyenoord Rotterdam
Friendly, 1932

AFC Ajax 0-1 Slavia
76’ Kalivoda (p)
UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round, 15 August 2007
Ajax: M. Stekelenburg - J. Colin, J. Stam, T. Vermaelen, U. Emanuelson - B. Kennedy, G. Gabri, J. Heitinga, D. Rommedahl - K. Huntelaar, L. Suárez (71’ I. Urzaiz)
Slavia: M. Vaniak - M. Krajčík, E. Brabec, M. Suchý, F. Dřížďal - D. Kalivoda (80’ L. Volešák), M. Tavares, M. Švec, P. Janda (86’ T. Belaid) - S. Vlček (90’ R. Gaúcho), Z. Šenkeřík

Slavia 2-1 AFC Ajax
22’ and 86’ Vlček – 33’ Suárez
UEFA Champions League 3rd qualifying round, 29 August 2007
Slavia: M. Vaniak - M. Krajčík, E. Brabec, M. Suchý, F. Dřížďal - P. Janda, M. Švec, M. Tavares, D. Kalivoda (76’ L. Volešák) - V. Šmicer (13’ M. Ivana), S. Vlček
Ajax: M. Stekelenburg - J. Colin, J. Stam, T. Vermaelen, U. Emanuelson (58‘ J. Vertonghen) - B. Kennedy (65‘ D. Rommedahl), G. Gabri (78‘ I. Urzaiz), J. Heitinga, L. Delorge - K. Huntelaar, L. Suárez

AFC Ajax 2-2 Slavia
3’ Vertonghen, 90’ Suárez (p) – 12’ J. Černý, 39‘ M. Jarolím
UEFA Cup group stage, 17 December 2008
Ajax: K. Vermeer - G. van der Wiel , P. Oleguer , J. Vertonghen , T. Vermaelen - V. Anita , S. De Jong , U. Emanuelson (46. D. Blind) - L. Suárez , D. Cvitanich (75. V. Leonardo), M. Sulejmani
Slavia: J. Diviš - M. Krajčík , E. Brabec , M. Suchý , D. Hubáček - P. Janda (72. M. Ivana), M. Jarolím , T. Belaid , M. Tavares , J. Černý (89. A. Cissé) - Z. Šenkeřík (81. V. Šmicer)


Coming from behind in Tiraspol to secure European spring

Slavia secured their place in the spring phase of the UEFA Europa League by defeating Sheriff 3-2 away in the 5th round of Group G. The goal account was opened by Jurečka, in the second half, Zafeiris and Tijani found the net, with Tijani scoring from a penalty in injury time.

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​Jaroslav Köstl spoke with journalists before the match against Tiraspol about the absence of head coach Jindřich Trpišovský, the potential historic achievement or of maintaining the top position in the table over AS Roma.

Information for Fans Traveling to Tiraspol

The third match of the group stage of the Europa League between Slavia and Sheriff Tiraspol will be held in Tiraspol on Thursday, November 30, at 10:00 PM local time. Ticket sales have already ended. Below, you will find a guide.

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