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Altidore stuns Ajax with two golazos
August 13th, 2012 12:35AM

TAGS:  americans abroad, netherlands


[VIDEO PICK]  Jozy Altidore began the new Dutch season where he left off with two spectacular goals three minutes apart early in the second half for AZ in its 2-2 tie at defending champion Ajax.

On the first goal, Altidore brushed aside challenges for Dutch international Gregory van der Wiel and Toby Alderweireld and beat a third defender before chipping goalie Kenneth Vermeer.

On the second goal, he played a one-two with a backheel to break free and smash the ball into the roof of the net from a sharp angle.

  1. Bruce Moorhead
    commented on: August 13, 2012 at 6:38 a.m.
    Great start to the season Jozy!
  1. Kevin Sims
    commented on: August 13, 2012 at 11:28 a.m.
    Glad to see him ride through a physical challenge ... an odd weakness in his game previously given his physical attributes

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