PAOK and Ajax settle for 2-2 draw


PAOK Salonica and visiting Ajax Amsterdam settled for a 2-2 draw on Tuesday night in  in the first leg of the third qualifying round of this year’s Champions League.

Hakim Ziyech opened the scoring for Ajax before PAOK responded with two goals by Chuba Apkom and Leo Matos.

The Dutch side,  last year’s semifinalist, leveled with Klaas Jan Huntelaar.

The result gave Ajax a slight advantage going into the second leg of the tie.