Ajax Cape Town’s U19 team are setting Europe alight, winning a second tournament in the Netherlands in two weeks.
Vladislav Heric’s young Warriors followed up winning the NextGen series by clinching the 2016 ESAD crown.
They beat Brazilian side Atletico Paranaense 6-4 in a penalty shootout in a thrilling final on Monday night.
Both sides came out strong as they set their sights on conquering one of Europe’s most prestigious youth tournaments.
Paranaese showed great attacking prowess, but Ajax’s defence, lead by captain Shane Saralina, showed composure and mettle as the Samba laaities tried their best to break down the Kaapse klonge. Olympic Games hopeful, Jody February, then proved his exceptional goalkeeping skills once again by saving four penalties