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* Ajax Orlando Prospects, also known as Ajax America, an American soccer team from Orlando, Florida
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Having already won a league championship with Ajax Amsterdam in Holland as well a FC Porto in Portugal both in Europe, Benni would make football history by winning the league championship with Orlando Pirates in South Africa.
At Ajax Cape Town he won the Rothman's Cup beating Orlando Pirates 4 – 1 in the final in what was to be his final game for the club.
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In later traditions, this Ajax is called a son of Oileus and the nymph Rhene and is also mentioned among the suitors of Helen.
Pausanias also relates that a gigantic skeleton, its kneecap in diameter, appeared on the beach near Sigeion, on the Trojan coast ; these bones were identified as those of Ajax.
* Ajax ( mythology ), son of Telamon, ruler of Salamis and a hero in the Trojan War, also known as " Ajax the Great "
Amsterdamsche Football Club Ajax (), also referred to as AFC Ajax, Ajax Amsterdam or simply Ajax ( after the legendary Greek hero ), is a professional football club from Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Cruijff departed prior to the second Cup Winners Cup final and with most of the 80's stars such as van Basten also leaving, Ajax once again declined.
Dutch national first-team players Ryan Babel, Wesley Sneijder, Rafael van der Vaart, Maarten Stekelenburg, Eljero Elia, André Ooijer, John Heitinga and Nigel de Jong had also came through the ranks at Ajax and all are now playing for top-flight clubs.
Ajax has also had a satellite club in the United States under the name Ajax America, until it filed for bankruptcy.
:: 1973, 1995 *( Ajax also won in 1972, however, UEFA only sanctioned the UEFA Super Cup for the first time in 1973 so the 1972 edition was an unofficial one.
That victory meant Ajax had won every tournament ( 5 in total ) they entered that year, a feat Celtic achieved in 1967 ( with 6 trophies ) and Barcelona ( also 6 trophies ) repeated in 2009.
The alternative term, telamones, also is derived from a later mythological hero, Telamon, one of the Argonauts, who was the father of Ajax.
Feyenoord also have a fierce rivalry abroad in Tottenham Hotspur, who following several violent clashes with the club coupled with a link to Ajax are not popular with the Rotterdam club.
Ajax is also the name of the escaped gorilla who appears in the short film Donald Duck and the Gorilla ( 1944 ).
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* Ajak, a Marvel Comics character, a member of the Eternals, sometimes known as " Ajax the Greater "
The original Greek chorus sang its part in Greek drama, and fragments of works by Euripides ( Orestes ) and Sophocles ( Ajax ) are known from papyri.
Supporters of the Dutch football team AFC Ajax met with Feyenoord supporters in what has come to be known as the " Battle of Beverwijk ".
Rinus Michels, who played under Reynolds, later went on to become manager of Ajax himself and refined the concept into what is known today as " Total Football " ( Totaalvoetbal in Dutch ), using it in his training for the Ajax squad and the Netherlands national team in the 1970s.
The plot, known as Operation Ajax, centered on convincing Iran's monarch to issue a decree to dismiss Mosaddegh from office, as he had attempted some months earlier.
The building was purchased by Georgia Tech in 1965 and was used for many years as the placement center and was later known as the Ajax building.
The Chairman and CEO of the company, Charles W. Nash, ordered that the Ajax models be marketed as the " Nash Light Six ", a known and respected automobile brand that was the name of the company's founder.
The work for which he is best known today, A New Discourse of a Stale Subject, called the Metamorphosis of Ajax ( 1596 ) is a political allegory and a coded attack on the monarchy.
Maccabi fans have an agreement known as ' brotherhood ' with the fans of Ajax thanks to the hospitality of both sides from the 2004 / 2005 season until today.
In late October 1998, Zajec replaced Zlatko Kranjčar as manager at Dinamo Zagreb ( then known as Croatia Zagreb ), following Kranjčar's poor record in the UEFA Champions League group stage, where the team only managed to grab a single point in three matches ( drawing with Ajax at home, before losing to both Olympiacos and Porto on the road ).
He is known for his roles as the aggressively sexual and violent character Ajax in the 1979 cult film The Warriors and as the murdering sociopath Albert Ganz in the 1982 hit 48 Hrs.
He made a name for himself in his native Brazil, He was known for looking so old and out of shape despite his being young at Grêmio, where he won three state championships, two Brazilian Cups, one Brazilian Championship and one Copa Libertadores da America, but eventually losing the Intercontinental Cup on the penalty kicks to Ajax ; before going to Europe to play for Bayer Leverkusen.
While playing for Ajax, Olsen became well known for his part in the infamous " passed penalty " routine he performed with Johan Cruyff.
Ajax and America
The last successful Ajax line extension in North America, Ajax for Dishes, debuted in 1971 ; now known as Ajax Dishwashing Liquid, it and the flagship powdered cleanser are the only two Ajax products sold to consumers by Colgate in the US.