Soccer-Ajax Amsterdam clinch Dutch title

Reuters

April 27 (Reuters) - Ajax Amsterdam captured their fourth successive Dutch League title, and 33rd overall, with a 1-1 draw at Heracles Almelo on Sunday.

Lasse Schone's early goal set up Ajax for an afternoon of celebration but Simon Cziommer's equaliser in the 22nd minute ensured a nervy finish as Ajax opened up an unassailable lead at the top of the table to seal the title. (Reporting by Mark Gleeson, editing by Pritha Sarkar)