Ajax clubhouse burns down

A Rotterdam-Feyenoord fire department truck (AlfvanBeem/Wikimedia)A Rotterdam-Feyenoord fire department truck (AlfvanBeem/Wikimedia)

A fire raged in the Ajax supporters home ear the Amsterdam Arena last night. According to the fire department, the clubhouse is almost completely burnt out. The cause of the fire is still unknown.

The fire department got the report of the fire at about 03:30 this morning. There was a lot of smoke. No one was present in the building when the fire was discovered. According to the fire department, there was little danger to local residents as the building is surrounded by mainly office buildings. The fire was under control around 07:00 this morning.

The supporters home also burned down in January 2005. That fire was the result of arson.