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Ajax to increase capacity of Johan Cruyff ArenA

Ajax to increase capacity of Johan Cruyff ArenA

Saturday 18th January 2020

Dutch giants Ajax are to increase the capacity of their Johan Cruyff Arena to more than 56,000.

The expansion will come by filling in the 4 large vehicle access areas on each corner of the stadium - adding 1,103 news seats.

The stadium is one of 12 venues for Euro 2020 and will host 4 games including all 3 of the Dutch national team matches and one game from the knockout stage.

Ajax are currently top of the Eredivisie, averaging 53,500 this season.

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