My tribe

Chelsea midfielder Van Ginkel: Ajax was option before AC Milan choice

Chelsea midfielder Marco van Ginkel says a move to Ajax was considered in the final days of the market.

Van Ginkel joined AC Milan on-loan on Sunday.

"For Ajax, with Champions League football, there was a consideration," said Van Ginkel. "But I consciously chose for now to keep playing in a large foreign competition.

"Milan now may not play in the Champions League, but I would still like to call them not a second class club."

 For the big stories and the banter follow us on Twitter: @tribalfootball

About the author

Tribal Football Staff

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?