Marc Overmars makes a quick go back to football just days. After star making Ajax following the part of his in a sexting scandal.
The former Arsenal winger left the role of his as director of football in the Dutch club. At the outset of last month after admitting delivering inappropriate communications to female colleagues. Overmars had just lately penned an innovative offer with Ajax. Which fully committed him with the club before 2026 but hastily resigned. From the post of his following news of the scandal went public.
“I suddenly experienced overwhelming pressure. I apologise. Surely for someone in the position of mine, this particular behaviour is unacceptable. I today see that also. But it’s way too late. I see not one other option but in order to leave Ajax. This has a significant effect on the private circumstance of mine. That’s the reason I ask everybody to leave me as well as my family alone.”
Antwerp common supervisor Sven Jaecques said he’d not particularly spoken. In order to female employees at the club of his regarding the determination to sign Overmars. “It is crucial to offer folks different possibilities and then to flip the page”, he stated.
Europa League Star
It was Ajax’s runs on the 2017 Europa League last and also the 2019 Champions League semi finals that drew the plaudits for how Overmars had operated the club behind the scenes with chief executive Edwin van der Sar. Along with Ajax’s performance on the area, a selection of youth items have been sold on for huge transfer costs, like Frenkie de Jong to Barcelona, Matthijs de Ligt to Juventus, and Hakim Ziyech to Chelsea.
As an outcome, Overmars were definitely associated with different roles in the Premier League and beyond, which includes during former club Arsenal, Manchester United and, much more recently, Newcastle United; before the status of his was tarnished by the sexting scandal which resulted in the resignation of his.
Antwerp’s brand new owner Paul Gheysens is driven, although, and it is believed considering Overmars’ problems at Ajax a personal matter. He’s reported to have signed a multi year contract and will probably be supported in the transfer market with all the goal of supporting the club win the household title once again, adhering to their current Belgian Cup success in 2020.