Match of the Week Europa League: Financial head-to-head AFC Ajax v AS Roma

7 April 2021

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Photo: Alamy Latest European match between Ajax and AS Roma was back in 2003 in the Champions League group stage.

Close to securing a domestic title, Ajax face AS Roma in the Europa League quarter final with the two clubs last going head-to-head in 2003.

The Italians in 2019/20 spent €155.1 million on wages while Ajax spent just €92.4 million.

EBITDA, meanwhile, stood at €8.3 million for Ajax and a negative €83.8 million for AS Roma – with turnover for the Dutch club exceeding AS Roma's by €21.1 million at €162.3 million.

Emil Gjerding Nielson and Mads Meisner nielson@offthepitch.com