After four close league campaigns, AZ finally became Dutch champions in 1981, becoming the only team other than the "big three" of Ajax, Feyenoord and PSV to do so in a 44-year period spanning from 1965 to 2009 (when AZ once again won the league title). The 2008–09 season had an unpromising start after two opening defeats against NAC Breda and ADO Den Haag. 2014–15   FC Groningen FootyStats is your best resource for stats such as Goals, Over 2.5/Under 2.5, HT/FT, Dynamic In-Play Stats, and much more. 1973–74   PSV (2/9) AZ was hammered 6–0 on aggregate. 1988–89   PSV (5/9) Plus, you get Corner stats and Card stats along with CSV. KFC bestaat nog steeds als amateurclub. After several mid-table finishes in previous seasons, AZ was relegated in 1988 from the Eredivisie, ending the season on 28 points from 34 matches and falling to the Eerste Divisie due to the superior goal difference of Roda JC. Alkmaar Zaanstreek, kurz AZ und im deutschen Sprachraum allgemein bekannt als AZ Alkmaar (Aussprache: [ˈaː ˈzɛt ˈɑlkmaːr]), ist ein Fußballverein aus der niederländischen Stadt Alkmaar und dem Zaanstreek.Er entstand 1967 aus dem Zusammenschluss der Vereine Alkmaar ’54 und FC Zaanstreek.Der ursprüngliche Gründungsname AZ’67 wurde 1986 in den heutigen Namen AZ geändert. Nel 1980-1981 vinse il titolo nazionale in un campionato sostanzialmente dominato, iniziato con nove vittorie nelle prime nove giornate. Officiële site van AZ. This relegation was significant since it occurred just seven years after the club's historic domestic double and marked the end of AZ's first period of success in Dutch football. AZ, een afkorting voor Alkmaar Zaanstreek-combinatie, ontstond in 1967 als AZ’67 uit een fusie tussen Alkmaar '54 en FC Zaanstreek. 2015–16   Feyenoord (12/13) [note 1] The team became professional in 1955. That same season, AZ reached the final of the UEFA Cup, losing 5–4 on aggregate to Ipswich Town. Additional stars included John Metgod, who spent six years at AZ playing 195 matches as a defender, scoring 26 goals including a goal against Ipswich Town in the final of the UEFA Cup. 1991–92   Feyenoord (8/13) The club achieved consecutive finishes around the middle positions in the league until ending up in third place in the 2004-05 Eredivisie season, AZ's highest position for 23 years. Get the latest AZ Alkmaar news, scores, stats, standings, rumors, and more from ESPN. 1966–67   Ajax (4/19) Liga Nacional de Futbol Profesional de Honduras, WC Qualification Intercontinental Play-offs, Register and become a Premium subscriber to favourite leagues, Over 7.5 ~ 13.5 Corners are calculated from total corners in a match that, Over 2.5 ~ 8.5 Corners For are calculated from corners that, Over 0.5 ~ 6.5 Cards Received are calculated from cards that, Over 2.5 ~ 8.5 Corners Against are calculated from corners that, Over 0.5 ~ 6.5 Cards Opponent are calculated from cards that. Skip to navigation < > ... AZ Alkmaar 2-0 FC Twente. The 2014–15 season began with a new manager, former Heerenveen manager and Ajax great Marco van Basten. Along this rise, new signing Vincent Janssen scored 27 goals for the club, earning him the Eredivisie top goalscorer title. Today VVV host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Alkmaar’54 en FC Zaanstreek fuseerden tot Alkmaar/Zaanstreek. Additionally, AZ then lost the KNVB Cup final to Ajax 8–7 after a penalty shoot-out, while also falling to Ajax over two play-off matches for participation in the Champions League. Meanwhile, Danish forward Kristen Nygaard spent ten years at AZ, scoring 104 goals in 363 matches between 1972 and 1982. 1964–65   Feyenoord (3/13) In een reportage van Fox Sport in samenwerking met clubarchivaris Jan Visser wordt er teruggeblikt naar het ontstaan van de provincieclub AZ’67. On 21 December 2011, during the quarter-finals of the 2011–12 KNVB Cup, a 19-year-old Ajax fan invaded the Amsterdam Arena pitch in the 36th minute with Ajax winning 1–0, attacking AZ goalkeeper Esteban Alvarado. The stadium name temporarily changed from DSB Stadion to AZ Stadion, as it was considered undesirable that the stadium was linked with a non-existent bank. 1969–70   Ajax (5/19), 1970–71   Ajax (6/19) 3y PA Sport. 1975–76   PSV (3/9) De club AZ’67 is geboren en kreeg Alkmaar als basis. 2008–09   Heerenveen Sparta Rotterdam 0-2 AZ Alkmaar. [5] He was replaced by Dick Advocaat for the remainder of the season until a permanent replacement could be found. 1996–97   Roda JC (1/2) Today Groningen host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. 1960–61   Ajax (3/19) Today AZ host Fortuna Sittard in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Alkmaar Zaanstreek - Vitesse Arnhem Betting Tip, Prediction & Odds. Today PSV host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Crucial statistics, predictions and tips ahead of the upcoming Eredivisie match between Alkmaar Zaanstreek and FC Groningen, with expert analysis helping you back your favourite ahead of kick-off. Towards the latter stages of the season, in March 2008, AZ manager Louis van Gaal had initially tendered his resignation, but after protests the players and directors, he rescinded his resignation. 2017–18   Feyenoord (13/13) 2004–05   PSV (8/9) KFC had nearly become national champion in 1934 through a narrow loss to Ajax in the finals. 2003–04   FC Utrecht (3/3) 2001–02   Ajax (15/19) No people were injured during the incident. League AVG is Europe UEFA Europa League's average. Georg Keßler was AZ's manager over most of these years (1978–82), while star players included: Kees Kist, the club's highest ever goalscorer with 212 goals and the first ever Dutchman to win the European Golden Boot in 1979 when he scored 34 goals in a season; Jan Peters, who played 120 matches for AZ during this period scoring 30 goals from midfield; and Hugo Hovenkamp, who played 239 matches in defence for AZ from 1975 to 1983, as well as receiving 31 caps for the Netherlands national team from 1977 to 1983 and playing each match in UEFA Euro 1980 while an AZ player. They won the title with overwhelming power, winning 27 of 34 matches and only losing once while scoring a club record 101 goals and conceding just 30. Three weeks before the end of the season, AZ became Eredivisie champions, edging nearest title rivals Twente and Ajax comfortably. Europe UEFA Europa League Card Stats 1986–87   Ajax (11/19) 2009–10   Ajax (18/19), 2010–11   FC Twente (3/3) 1984–85   FC Utrecht (1/3) Disappointingly, AZ finished tenth in the 2012–13 Eredivisie, although the club won the 2012–13 KNVB Cup after defeating PSV 2–1 in the final. However, after just three matches into the season, Van Basten resigned as manager to become assistant manager under Alex Pastoor, citing heavy stress as the main reason. AZ has won the Eredivisie twice, in 1980–81 and 2008–09. It was drawn into a group alongside Arsenal FC, Standard Liège and Olympiacos but only took four points from six matches and finished bottom of their group. Follow FootyStats on the following channels to make sure you never miss a stat, pick or new feature. Today RKC Waalwijk host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Today AZ host PSV in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. In September 2013, just one day after emphatically beating PSV, at the time the league leaders, Verbeek was dismissed as first team manager by the club due to "a lack of chemistry" between management and players. foundation by merger between FC Alkmaar '54 and FC Zaanstreek to Alkmaar-Zaanstreek '67. 1999–00   Roda JC (2/2), 2000–01   FC Twente (2/3) All trademarks, brands, images, logos and names appearing on this website belong to their respective owners.www.gambleaware.co.uk - BeGambleAware. 75% of AZ's matches end with both teams scoring and their average total goals per match is 4.08. Being league champions, AZ qualified for the Champions League for only the second time. 1963–64   Fortuna '54 (2/2) Under Van den Brom, AZ quickly rose up to the sub-top, eventually finished the season in third place, surpassing Feyenoord on the final season's matchday and qualifying for the 2015–16 Europa League. Former Rangers and Zenit Saint Petersburg manager Dick Advocaat took over for the remainder of the season. Below is a table with AZ's international results in the past seasons. Fused on may 10 1967 with FC Zaanstreek. The club plays in the Eredivisie, the highest professional football league in the Netherlands, and hosts home matches at the AFAS Stadion. Today Emmen host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. 1980 - 1986. Under Advocaat, AZ achieved solid results and secured European football for the next season. [9] As the result AZ spent the rest of the year playing home matches at the Cars Jeans Stadion in The Hague whilst the damaged roof was being removed, before returning to the stadium on 15 December 2019, beating Ajax 1–0 in their first match back. The fan slipped and Alvarado kicked the fan twice, prompting the referee to issue the goalkeeper a red card. Alkmaar is home to the professional football team AZ (Alkmaar Zaanstreek). [2] After winning the Eerste Divisie in 1960–61, it played one year in the Eredivisie. 1997–98   Ajax (13/19) Tal clube foi fundado no dia 10 de maio de 1967 como AZ '67, resultado da "fusão" entre as equipes Alkmaar '54 e FC Zaanstreek. The new clubname became: AZ'67. For the 2009–10 season, Ronald Koeman succeeded Louis van Gaal, who had departed to manage Bayern Munich after leading AZ to the championship. First, entering the last matchday of the 2006–07 Eredivisie season, AZ led PSV and Ajax on goal difference at the top of the league table, but ended up third after losing their last match against 16th placed team Excelsior, AZ played with ten men for 80 minutes. In 2006, the club moved to a new 17,000 capacity stadium, the DSB Stadion, now named the AFAS Stadion.In 2008-2009, AZ won the Eredivisie, the Dutch football league.It was the second league title for the club after the Eredivisie in 1980/81 with only one league defeat FC Zaanstreek. On average AZ score 2.5 goals and concede 1.58 goals per match. In the latter, the club ultimately lost to Valencia after having defeated Udinese, Anderlecht, Malmö FF, Austria Wien, Metalist Kharkiv, Aalesund and Baumit Jablonec to reach that stage. Founded 2007 Address Stadionweg 1 1812 AZ Alkmaar Country Netherlands Phone +361 (72) 547 8000 Fax +361 (72) 547 8080 E-mail info@az.nl Alkmaar Zaanstreek ([ˈɑlkmaːr ˈzaːnstreːk]), better known as AZ Alkmaar or simply AZ (Dutch pronunciation: [aːˈzɛt]), is a Dutch professional football club from Alkmaar and the Zaanstreek. 1977–78   AZ (1/4) • AZ is in the 7th position of Eredivisie Table, *Alkmaar Zaanstreek Roster and stats are retrieved from 2020/21 Season. 1978–79   Ajax (8/19) As cup winners, AZ automatically qualified for the 2013–14 Europa League. The extension will be realised by constructing a second tier to three of the four stands. The match was later played on 19 January 2012, with Alvarado's red card rescinded; AZ won 3–2. Netherlands - Alkmaar Zaanstreek - Results, fixtures, squad, statistics, photos, videos and news - Soccerway Also in 1964, the brothers Cees and Klaas Molenaar, former players and trainers for KFC and owners of a growing appliance store chain, sought to create a powerful football team in Zaanstreek by merging the two local professional teams: KFC and Zaanlandsche Football Club. In 1967 besloot men samen te gaan met de club Alkmaar '54 en onder de naam AZ'67 te gaan voetballen. The team would be based in Alkmaar, though the second team originally trained and played in Koog aan de Zaan.[1][4]. Mai 1967 aus einer Fusion der Vereine Alkmaar ´54 und FC Zaanstreek. Teenager Mason Greenwood again grabbed his chances for Manchester United, scoring twice in a 4-0 thrashing of AZ Alkmaar in the Europa League on Thursday.... more » 10.12.2019 17:48 Alkmaar '54, and by extension AZ, played the very first professional match in the Netherlands: on 14 August 1954, they won 3–0 at home against Venlo '54, with Klaas Smitscoring the first (and third) goal. In the 2011–12 season, AZ finished fourth in the Eredivisie, though performed significantly better in cup competitions, reaching the semi-finals in the KNVB Cup (losing to Heracles after extra time) and the quarter-finals in the Europa League. The current external name of the ground is the AFAS Stadion. 2013–14   PEC Zwolle The players below had senior international cap(s) for their respective countries. Today AZ host ADO Den Haag in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. 2012–13   AZ (4/4) In 1972, the Molenaar brothers bailed it out and invested heavily in the club, to the point that AZ '67 were successful in the late 1970s and early '80s, regularly playing European football from 1977 to 1982 while also winning three KNVB Cups over that period. Total Match Cards for Manchester United FC and Alkmaar Zaanstreek. However, starting with a 1–0 victory over defending league champions PSV, AZ did not lose a match in its next 28 matches, including a run of 11-straight matches where AZ did not concede an opposition goal. Following this, AZ manager Gertjan Verbeek ordered his players to leave the pitch for the dressing room in protest. However, to this day, the name maintains a good share of support among the fans. In December, it was announced free agent Ron Vlaar signed a contract until the end of the season after training with the club for a few weeks prior. AZ won the first two qualification rounds to qualify for the 2015–16 Europa League group stage, but finished last in their group. Im Juli 1986 wurde der ursprüngliche Name in AZ geändert. If you have any questions, thoughts or feedback please don't hesitate to get in touch.Our content is not intended for an audience under 18 years of age. 3 x. Founded 1967 Address Stadionweg 1 1812 AZ Alkmaar Country Netherlands Phone +31 (72) 547 8000 Fax +31 (72) 547 8080 E-mail info@az.nl. Koeman was officially hired on 17 May 2009, but on 5 December, AZ announced he was no longer in charge of the club after losing 7 of his first 16 matches. The main stand with all technical areas, VIP and sponsor and media facilities will remain in place. © FootyStats - Built with Love for The Beautiful Game. Alkmaar Zaanstreek - FC Groningen Betting Tip, Prediction & Odds. On 10 August 2019, the roof of the stadium partially collapsed. (2–2, 2–2), Manchester United (0–0, 0–4), Astana (6–0, 5–0) result: group runners-up; LASK (1–1, 0–2). 1976–77   FC Twente (1/3) AZ play its home matches at the AFAS Stadion, located in the southern part of the city of Alkmaar. Founded as Alkmaar'54. [6] Pastoor was the interim manager during two matches under Van Basten's absence and received the official title on 16 September, but contract negotiations failed and he left the club just two days later. AZ is een Nederlandse profvoetbalclub uit Alkmaar en de Zaanstreek, Noord-Holland en speelt haar thuiswedstrijden in het AFAS Stadion te Alkmaar. Today AZ host Vitesse in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. 1968–69   Feyenoord (4/13) Today AZ host Twente in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. 1965–66   Sparta (3/3) Today AZ host Heracles in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. KNVB Beker. Twente vs AZ predictions, betting tips and correct score prediction for Sunday's Netherlands Eredivisie fixture. Media in category "AZ Alkmaar" The following 19 files are in this category, out of 19 total. Ondanks een plan afwisselend in Koog en Alkmaar te spelen, verhuisde men al snel definitief naar het sportpark in Alkmaar. Klaas en Cees Molenaar had been at this match and blamed Ajax' late equalizer on a mistake by the referee; they claimed they then swore to once become national champion with their team, with which they succeeded 47 years later. A week later, John van den Brom was appointed manager. 2009. FC Zaanstreek had been playing since 1910 as the Kooger Football Club (KFC). The 2015–16 Eredivisie started with AZ selling most of its first-team players from the previous season during the summer transfer period. FC Zaanstreek had finished 7th and Alkmaar '54 12th in 1966–67 Eerste Divisie. Partially through the hiring of expensive foreign players, the new club soon acquired large debts. AZ was founded on 10 May 1967 as AZ '67, the result of a merger of Alkmaar '54 and FC Zaanstreek. Alkmaar '54, and by extension AZ, played the very first professional match in the Netherlands: on 14 August 1954, they won 3–0 at home against Venlo '54, with Klaas Smit scoring the first (and third) goal. Like Hovenkamp, Metgod was also included in the Dutch squad for Euro 1980. Participating in the Eerste Divisie, the reserve squad of AZ trains and plays their home games in Zaanstad. Historical Logos. Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. In the 2015–16 KNVB Cup, AZ made it to the semi-finals, losing 3–1 to Feyenoord. The 2012–13 season started in the Europa League with a qualifying play-off round against Guus Hiddink's Anzhi Makhachkala. In February 2010, a new main sponsor was found in construction works service provider BUKO, based in Beverwijk. AZ was founded on 10 May 1967 as AZ '67, the result of a merger of Alkmaar '54 and FC Zaanstreek. During its design stages, the name Victorie Stadion was frequently used, referring to the Dutch War of Independence, the phrase "In Alkmaar begint de victorie" (Victory begins in Alkmaar) in particular. 2005–06   Ajax (16/19) Subscribe today! 22.06.1986. renaming in Alkmaar Zaanstreek (AZ) Trophies. At the start of the 2016–17 Eredivisie, AZ sold last season's performer Vincent Janssen to Tottenham Hotspur and long-time midfielder Markus Henriksen to Hull City. 73% of AZ's matches end with both teams scoring and their average total goals per match is 3.73. 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In the summer of 2006, the club moved to a new 17,000 capacity stadium, AZ Stadion. 1985–86   Ajax (10/19) Co-owner Cees Molenaar died in 1979. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality. 1998–99   Ajax (14/19) 1989–90   PSV (6/9), 1990–91   Feyenoord (7/13) After the season, key players like Tim de Cler, Danny Koevermans and Shota Arveladze left the team. 1981–82   AZ (3/4) After the ZFC leadership thwarted this attempt, the Molenaars successfully merged FC Zaanstreek with Alkmaar '54 in 1967. Today Willem II host AZ in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. AZ's fortunes deteriorated after his brother, Klaas Molenaar, left the club in 1985. Until now, this name has not been officially in use, the board instead opting for sponsorship deals because of financial motives. 1962–63   Willem II (2/2) For the now-dissolved women's team, see. This was a historic achievement for the club as this was the first title-winning season for 28 years, and it also meant a return to the UEFA Champions League. 120.2k Followers, 242 Following, 6,095 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from AZ (@azalkmaar) Today AZ host Feyenoord in the Eredivisie from Netherlands. Johan Cruijff Schaal. … Lees hier het laatste nieuws over AZ, bestel tickets, fanartikelen en wedstrijdarrangementen en bekijk daarnaast de nieuwste AZ video's. 100 Extra leagues known to be profitable and less tracked by the bookies. Our content is not intended for an audience under 18 years of age. Venue Name AFAS Stadion City Alkmaar Capacity 17082. FC Zaanstreek in Koog aan de Zaan werd opgericht op 13 april 1964. 1974–75   FC Den Haag [1] Alkmaar '54 was founded as a professional team in April 1954 to play in the 10-team NBVB league, created because the KNVB refused to organize a professional league (the KNVB took over in 1955). 1982–83   Ajax (9/19) Ahead of the big kick-off between Alkmaar Zaanstreek and Vitesse Arnhem in Eredivisie, check out our top betting tip, with our football experts looking at all of the finer details surrounding the … * Over 0.5 - 1.5 HT/2H are for goals of both teams in the match. This season in the Eredivisie (Netherlands), Alkmaar Zaanstreek stats show they are performing Good overall, currently placing them at 7/18 in the Eredivisie Table, winning 50% of matches.